|Original Name||Farhan Akhtar|
|Net Worth||$3 Million
Rs 18 Crore (in 2016)
|Source of Income||Acting|
|Annual Income||Rs 5 Crore|
|Properties||House, Car, Bike|
Focused star of Bollywood, Farhan Akhtar has impressive net worth of $2.5 million. He is known to be focused towards his career and seem to perform well in different domain of industry such as acting, directing, screen writing, producing and playback singing. He is an excellent performer as a lyricist and TV host.
— Personal Life: —
Farhan is a perfect Mumbai guy who has been groomed under his parents love and affection. He has been brought up in the influencing family of Bollywood i.e. Javed Akhtar and Sabana Ajmi. He has been receiving his education from Maneckji Cooper School located at Mumbai. He graduated in commerce from Mumbai, HR College. He finally left his studies in between and proceeded ahead to get started with the filmy career. In his personal life, he got married to his beloved Adhuna Akhtar.
— Worked As Assistant Director: —
Soon after quitting his studies, he got engaged in the filmy world to build his career in direction. He made his debut as Apprentice in cinematography as well as in the directional career with Yash Chopra’s famous movie, “Lamhe” released in the year 1991. Soon, he was appointed in another advertisement production house known as Script Shop. Here, he needed to assist Pankaj Parashar in 1997 for directing the movie, Himalay Putra. After this, he turned his focus towards becoming a director as well as a writer.
— Success with “Dil Chahta Hai”: —
Finally, he decided to do something of his own and raised up as a debut director with the movie “Dil Chahta Hai” that turned on to be a huge success in the year 2002. This movie was produced under Excel Entertainment Pvt. Ltd and earned him National Film Awards for Best Featuring Movie. This movie was honored with the screening in the the International Film Festival, Austin Film Festival as well as Palm Springs International Film Festival.
— Turned On As An Excellent Director: —
2004 was lucky year in his career as he rendered a number of hits such as Lakshya. But, he received his major success with the Hollywood movie, “Bride and Prejudice” in which he worked in collaboration of his sister for director Gurinder Chadha. In the 2006, he made his gigantic come back with the movie “Don” in which he served as director as well as producer. In the year 2007, he produced the movie, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd that had been directed by Reema Kagti. He succeeded in the year 2008 with the release of the movie, “Rock On!!” that acclaimed a number of awards. He even launched another movie “Luck By Chance” that was directed by his sister, Zoya. Howsoever, this movie did not proved to be a box office success.
— Journey as a Successful Actor: —
With the advent of 2010, he turned out as an actor and was introduced with the movie “Karthik Calling Karthik”. In the acting, he tastes the sweet flavor of success with the movies like Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Don 2, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag that earned him fame as an excellent actor. This movie offered him the platform to get listed amongst successful actor and director with the winning of prestigious accolades. Moreover, he even experienced the bitter taste with the flop shows such as Karthik Calling Karthik, Game, etc.