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Javed Akhtar

Activist, Lyricist, Poet, Screenwriter

Born: 17 January 1945 (age 79 years), Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India

NET Worth: ~24 MN USD (RS 200cr)

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NET Worth:24 MN USD (RS 200cr)

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Updated on: 08 Feb 2024

Javed Akhtar is an Indian poet, lyricist, and scriptwriter. He was born on January 17, 1945, in Gwalior, India. Akhtar began his career as a scriptwriter in the late 1960s and gained recognition for his work in films such as Deewar, Zanjeer, and Sholay. He has writte...

Javed Akhtar Bio

Full Name Javed Akhtar
Nick Name Jadu
Profession Activist, Lyricist, Poet, Screenwriter
Height (approx.) 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.) 75 kg
Eye Colour Dark-brown
Hair Colour Grey
Date Of Birth Wednesday, 17 Jan 1945
Age 79
Birthplace Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
Nationality Indian
Hometown Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Marital Status Married
Spouse Shabana Azmi
Parents:
Father
Mother
Siblings: 1
Children Farhan Akhtar , Zoya Akhtar
Net Worth ~24 MN USD (RS 200cr)

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Favourite Things
Food Kebabs, Aloo Gosht Ka Shorba, Biryani
Desert Vanilla Ice-Cream
Outfit Kurta Pajama

Controversies

Javed Akhtar has been embroiled in several controversies over the years, including legal battles over song credits and allegations of plagiarism.

Trivias

Previously, Javed Akhtar served in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian parliament. He has also received the Richard Dawkins Award for his efforts to further logic and science.

Javed Akhtar Top Movies

Bareilly Ki Barfi Poster

Bareilly Ki Barfi

Comedy, Romance

Collection: ₹54.9 cr

pinkvilla

4/5

imdb

7.5/10

User Rating

2.33/5

Luck By Chance Poster

Luck By Chance

Drama

Collection: ₹37.39 cr

pinkvilla

4/5

imdb

7.1/10

User Rating

NA

Manto Poster

Manto

Drama, Biography

Collection: ₹4.31 cr

pinkvilla

4/5

imdb

7.3/10

User Rating

4/5

shamitabh Poster

shamitabh

Comedy, Drama, Thriller

Collection: ₹2.75 cr

pinkvilla

4/5

imdb

6.7/10

User Rating

3/5

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