Farhan Akhtar Age, Height, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Kids, Family, Biography

Farhan Akhtar
Farhan Akhtar

Bio Data / Biography

 Farhan Akhtar is a famous for all rounder in bollywood including singer, actor, director and playback singer. His age is 47 as in 2021 he divorced his wife Adhuna Bhabani in 2016 and engaged with girlfriend Shibani Dandekar since 2018. Farhan was belongs to Urdu poetry family his grandfather was a urdu poet and writer and his father Javed Akhtar is scriptwriter in bollywoods, his net worth was estimated around Rs. 140 Crore.

Farhan Akhtar with girlfriend Shibani Dandekar
Farhan Akhtar with girlfriend Shibani Dandekar
Genuine Name   Farhan Akhtar
Pet &Nickname Bulbul, Farout
Profession Line Actor, Singer, Producer, Director, Screenwriter
Matrimony Divorced
Wife Adhuna Bhabani (m.2000-2016 divorced)
Children Daughters: Shakya and Akira
Son: None
Girlfriend Adhuna Bhabani (Professional in Hairstyle),
Shraddha Kapoor (Actress),
Shibani Dandekar (Anchor, VJ, Actress)
Fan Followers 3 million(on Instagram)
Farhan Akhtar with wife and children
Farhan Akhtar with wife and children
Farhan Akhtar with Shraddha Kapoor
Farhan Akhtar with Shraddha Kapoor

Morphology (Physical Appearance)

Farhan Akhtar Fitness
Farhan Akhtar Fitness
Weight 70 kg,
154 pounds
Height       175 centimetres
1.75 meters
5’feet 9’’inches  
Body Value Chest: 42 Inches
Biceps: 14 Inches
Waist: 30 Inches    
Eye Color   Brown  
Hair Color   Black  
Skin Color Almond

Career Path

 Farhan at the age of 17 worked as a film distributer for director Yash Raj Chopra and spent 3 years in advertisement production house in 1991.

Himalya Putra

Later he become assistants and worked in some films like Lame and Himalya Putra in 1997.

During the film Dil Chahta Hai
During the film Dil Chahta Hai

He wrote first debut film Dil Chahta Hai in 2001 and received critically acclaimed by the audience and for the movie shooting he was visited in Sydney.

He also featured in Femina Miss India beauty contest in 2002 as one of the nine judges and his mind fell on models and in dance reality show Nach Baliye also a judge.

In 2006, Farhan directed the remake film Don starring Saha Rukh Khan and hit on box-office of the year.

He also got offered for film “Rang De Basanti” but he denied because he was interested in acting, then Aamir Khan was signed the movie in 2006.

karthik calling karthik

He acting and singing in film Rock On!! In 2008 then he produced and played role in movie Karthik Calling Karthik with stared Deepika Padukone in which he used Puzzle cube after the film he become addicted and craziness was built for Rubik’s cube and solve it everyplace eve n parties, meetings and during film shoots.

 zindagi na milegi dobara

Akhtar produced the film Zindagin Na Milegi Dobara and also played a role in his movie along with stars Harithik Roshan, Abhay Deol and Katrina Kaif.

In 2013, his biopic film Bhaag MIlkha Bhaag on athlete MIlkha Singh and he also met Indian Athlete MIlkha Singh for research and he trained himself 18 months to play the role of MIlkha  the Flying Sikh.

Year Movies Role
1991 Lamhe Assistant
2008 Rock On Actor, Producer
2013 Bhaag Milkha Bhaag     Actor
2015 Dil Dhadakne Do Actor, Producer
2018 KGF 1 Distributor
2019 The Fakir of Vanice Actor
2019 The Sky is Pink Actor

Social Media Accounts

Instagram Id @faroutakhtar

Personal Life (Bio History)

Childhood pic with father
Childhood pic with father

 He was born in Mumbai on 9 January 1974, he born in Urdu poetry family his grandfather was a good poet and writer who learned from his great-grand father Muztar Khairabadi.

 He was completed his schooling from Mumbai but he does not completed his college degree due to the shortage of attendance in 2nd year than he quit the study.

Since his childhood he has huge crush towards acting and he was played with gun as a hero and spent his time in searching of villains at around his house and his sister told in interview he was a good liar and stolen her money many times.

Before the age of puberty he was a very naughty guy and sometime he did stupid and nonsense things at his home, his mom told his story while she was busy in meeting, Farhan came in her meeting room and asked to bath then she agreed and then she found unbelievable work he had done that he used her bed as a bathroom, tub and bucket was on the bed.

honey irani
Honey Irani (Mother)

His parents got divorced when he was just touch the adulthood age and his father was married with actress Shabana Azmi in 1984.

Farhan got married with girlfriend Adhuna in 2000 after the 3 years of dating; she was 7 years elder then Farhan he met first time during film DIl Chahta Hai.

After long relationship around 16 years he was separated in 2016 and later he caught with actress Shraddha Kapoor in late night.

shibani dandekar

Now he was engaged with Shibani Dandekar who is VJ and actress and they married very soon.

Date of birth   9 January 1974 (Wednesday)
Age   47 years (as in 2021)  
Birth Place   Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Birth & Zodiac sign   Capricorn (based on date of birth)  
Nationality   Indian  
Religion   Atheist  
Ethnicity Zoroastrian Irani
Home villa   Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh  
Address See Spring Bungalow, B J Road, Bandstand, Mumbai
School Academy   Maneckji Cooper School, Mumbai
University/College Name   H.R. College of Commerce and Econmics
Last Qualification Dropout Student due to shortage of attendance in 2nd years of graduation
Food & Dietary habits   Non-Vegetarian    
Interest & Hobbies   Singing and buy new gadgets
Awards         Filmfare Awards
2002: Best Screenplay and Critics Awards for Dil Chahta Hai 2009: Best Debut movie Rock On!!
2014: Best Actor for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Zee Cine Awards
2012: Best Supporting Actor for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara   Stardust Awards
2009: Superstar of Tomorrow Male for Rock On!!  

National Awards
2002: Best Feature Film in Hindi (Dil Chahta Hai)
2009: Best Feature Film in Hindi (Rock On!!)    

Salary Rs. 10 Crore/Film
Net Worth Rs. 140 Crore (INR), $22 Million

Family & Ancestor

 Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar
Parents- Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar
Real Mother Honey Irani (Actress, Screenwriter)
Step Mother Shabana Azmi
Father Javed Akhtar (Scriptwriter)
Grandfather Jan Nisar Akhtar
Brother None
Sister Zoya Akhtar (Film director, Screenwriter) Elder
Cousin Sister Farha Khan
Zoya Akhtar
Zoya Akhtar (sister)

Favourite & Beloved things

Food Vada Pao, Biryani, Chicken Roll Munch, Jalebui, Hot Chocolate Fudge and Barfi, Kebabs
Actor   Guru Dutt, Bimal Roy, Raj Kapoor, Vijay Anand
Actress   Priety Zinta, Deepika Padukone
Hollywood Actors Robert Di Nero, Martin Scorsese, Ridley Scott, Billy Wilder
Films Agneepath, Andaz Apna Apna, Sholay,  
Cricketer Virat Kohli
Perfume White Musk
Sports Footaball, Tennis
Director Zoya Akhtar, Alfred Hitchcock
Holiday & Festivity Destination(s)   Dubai, New York, Goa
Color & Dye(s) White and Black

Luxury Style

 He loves to roam and travel in different places.

Tattoo on his shoulder
Tattoo Design   He inked tattoo on his right shoulder Dolphin/shark while he was drunk and went to the tattoo shop.
Car Collection Porsche Cayman, Honda CRV, Range Rover Red Edition, M350 CDI SUV
Porsche Cayman
Porsche Cayman

Some minor known facts about Farhan Akhtar

farhan drink alcohol
  • Farhan Akhtar does not smoke but drinks alcohol in parties like other actors.
  • He has afraid to cockroaches and his believed that he overcome in one day in life.
farhan akhtar farah khan relationship
Farhan Akhtar,Farah khan relationship

Famous chorographer Farha Khan and Sajid Khan is a cousin of his.

  • He learned bike first time when he need to ride bike in film Karthik Calling Karthik and also learnt car driving.
  • He was very curiosity in his childhood towards action and stunts films due to he was fights with his sister and punched on his sister’s nose one day by mistake.
  • His sister also revealed his naughty things that after the movies watching he roam to around home and streets with his gun for killing the villain, his mind got stuck in movies character.
farhan akhtar biscuit
  • Apart of entertaining, he also endorsed various products like Dulux paint s, Titan watches, Pureit, Chivas Regal and Britannia biscuits.
Robert DiNero
  • He is so much inspired by the Hollywood actor Robert DiNero.
  • He was acting in film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, who has sky diving phobia but in actual life he is skydiver and also certified it.
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
  • For film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag he workouts in gym 5 to 6 hours daily for 6 abs and muscles building.
Farhan Akhtar pet dog Pluto in film “Dil Dhadakne Do”
Farhan Akhtar pet dog Pluto in film “Dil Dhadakne Do”
  • Farhan Akhtar has a pet dog Pluto who appeared in film “Dil Dhadakne Do” in which his face was stained with Vanilla Ice-Cream.
  • He also launched MARD (Men Against Rape and Discrimination) for to overcome the rapes in India, He got idea after the rape of lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha and killed after the sexually assaulted by her house watchman.
 UN Women’s Goodwill
  • He is considering the brand ambassador of UN Women’s Goodwill.
  • The Fan followers on Instagram account around 3 million (as 2021)
  • To make a career in peak point he do extra work in Daily life and he one of the person who professional in diffrenent fields in bollywood like Director, producer, actor and singer.

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