Farhan Akhtar Net Worth, Age, Height, Films, Wife, Family & More

Farhan Akhtar in a grey t-shirt
Actor Farhan Akhtar

Farhan Akhtar net worth is $15 million or 120 crores. He is a very famous bollywood actor known for Bhagg Milkha Bhagg and Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. He earns through acting, brand promotions and advertisments. He has more than 3.7 million followers on Instagram – faroutakhtar.

Farhan Akhtar Biography

Farhan Akhtar is an Indian Actor, Director and Singer best known for his films like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Dil Chahta Hai. Born on 9 Janruary 1974 he is 48 years of age as per 2022.

He divorced his wife Adhuna Bhabani in 2016. Currently he is having a girlfriend named Shibani Dandekar since 2018 and in march 2022 they are married as per christian rituals.

Personal Details

Age 48 Years
Birthdate9 Janruary 1974
Date of BirthMumbai, India
NationalityIndian
MoviesDil Chahta Hai, Lakshya , Don, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Toofan , Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Toofan, The Sky Is Pink
Rock On, Don 2, Don 3, Wazir, Kartik Calling Kartik
Gully Boy, Rock On 2, Luck By Chance, Raees, Lucknow Central
Gold, Talaash, Hello Charlie, Shaddi Ke Side Effects, Baar Baar Dekho

Physical Statistics

Weight70 Kg
Height5’9 Feet
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Zodiac SignCapricon
RelegionAthiest

Farhan Akhtar’s Grandfather was a Urdu poet and he belongs to Urdu Poetry Family and his father Javed Akhtar writes scripts for bollywood and Farhan’s net worth is estimated more than 140 Crores.

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Education & Relationships

GirlfriendShibani Dandekar
Marital StatusDivorced in 2016 to Anudha Bhabani
Wife – Shibani Dandekar
ChildrenDaughters – Shakya and Akira
SchoolManeckji Cooper School, Mumbai
CollegeH.R. College of Commerce and Econmics
Educational QualificationDropout Student due to shortage of attendance in 2nd years of graduation

Family

ParentsFather
– Honey Irani
FatherJaved Akhtar
Sister Zoya Akhtar
CousinFarha Khan

When he just touched adulthood his parents got seperated and divorced. Later in 1984 his father married with actress Shabana Azmi.

Career

In 1991 when Farhan Akhtar was just 17 years old, worked as a film distributor for director Yash Raj Chopra and spent 3 Years in advertisment production house. After Some time he worked in films like Lame and Himalya Putra in 1997 when he became assistant.

In 2021 Farhan Akhtar wrote Dil Chahta Hai his first debut film which received very positive reviews from the audience. He also visited for movie shooting in Sydney , Australia. He was also featured in Femina Miss India beauty contest in 2002 as one of the nine judges. He was also appointed as a judge in reality show named Nach Baliye .

He has also directed a film named Don in 2006, featuring Shah Rukh Khan which was a very hit at the Box Office.

Farhan Akhtar 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.

He acted and sung songs very well in the film Rock On. He produced and played role in the movie Karthik Calling Karthik in 2008 featuring Deepika Padukone in which he used to solve Rubik’s Cube. After that he became addicted and crazy for it. He used to solve them in parties and also at Films Shoots.

Farhan Akhtar also played a main role Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara and also produced it along with stars like Abhay Deol, Hritik Roshan and Katrina Kaif.

He also played role of Milka Singh in his biopic Bhaag Milka Bhaag. He also met Milkha Singh and trained for 18 months to play the role of Flying Sikh.

AwardsFilmfare 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!!)    
Salary10 Crore for a Film

Early Life

Farhan Akhtar learned many things from his great grand father Muztar Khairabadi. He completed his 12th from Maneckji Cooper School, Mumbai. He could not complete his college due to shortage of attendance in 2nd year.

In his childhood he used to play with a gun considering himself as a hero, searching for villan around the house. In an Interview his sister said that he was a liar and used to stole her money many times.

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

Farhan Akhtar was a very naughty child and used to do many non-sense things in home creating nuisance. One day while she was in a meeting he came asked her to made him bath. She agreed and when came to her room he had done an unbelieveable work. He used her bed as a bathroom and tub and bucket was also on the bed.

In 2000 he got married to his girlfriend after 3 years of dating. After 16 years of marriage they divorced and later he caught with actress Shraddha Kapoor late night.

At present there are rumours that he is going to marry his present girlfriend Shibani Dandekar.

Favourite Things

  • Farhan Akhtar’s favourite Food is Vada Pao, Biryani, Chicken Roll Munch, Jalebui, Hot Chocolate Fudge and Barfi, Kebabs.
  • His most-loved Actors are Guru Dutt, Bimal Roy, Raj Kapoor, Vijay Anand.
  • His favourite Actresses are Priety Zinta and Deepika Padukone.
  • His best-loved Hollywood Actors is Robert Di Nero, Martin Scorsese, Ridley Scott, and Billy Wilder.
  • His favourite films are Agneepath, Andaz Apna Apna and Sholay.
  • His favourite color is white and black.
  • His best-loved holiday destinations are Dubai, New York and Goa.
  • His favourite Perfume is White Musk.
  • His most-loved Cricketer is Virat Kohli.
  • His favourite Sports are Football and Tennis.

Farhan Akhtar Car Collection

Land Rover Range Rover54 Lakh
Mercedes GLS1.5 Crore
Mercedes ML67.7 Lakh
BMW 5-Series63 Lakh
Jeep Grand Cherokee1.14 Crore
Porsche Cayman GTS1.15 Crore

Some Facts About Him

  • Farhan Akhtar does not smoke but drinks alcohol in parties.
  • He is very scared of Cockroaches.
  • His sister revealed that he was very Naughty in his childhood and had often punched her.
  • Farha Khan and Sajid Khan are Cousins of Farhan Akhtar.
  • He do Advertisments for Britania biscuits , Titan watches, Pureit and Dulux Paints.
  • For film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag he workouts in gym 5 to 6 hours daily for 6 abs and muscles building.
  • Farhan Akhtar 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.

FAQ

How much old is Farhan Akhtar ?

He is just a 48 year old young man.

Who is the wife of Farhan Akhtar ?

He is divorced to Anudha Bhabani in 2016 but currently he is dating Shibani Dandekar now.

What is the height of Farhan Akhtar ?

He is 5’9 feet tall.

What is the net worth of Farhan Akhtar ?

He has a wealth of around $15 million or 120 crores.