Farhan Akhtar Filmography, Roles, Verdict (Hit / Flop), Box Office Collection, And Others

Farhan Akhtar is an Indian actor, film director, screenwriter, playback singer, producer, and television personality who mainly works in the Hindi film industry. He made his Bollywood debut with 2008 film Rock On!! for which he won a second National Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi as producer. He is a son of screenwriters Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani. He began his career in Bollywood by working as an assistant director in Lamhe (1991) and Himalay Putra (1997).

Farhan Akhtar, after establishing a production company named Excel Entertainment along with Ritesh Sidhwani in 1999, made his directorial debut with Dil Chahta Hai (2001) and received critical acclaim for portraying modern youth in the film, which won the National Award for Best Hindi Film the next year. Following this success, he directed the cult war film Lakshya (2004) and had his Hollywood debut through the soundtrack of Bride and Prejudice (2004), for which he and sister Zoya Akhtar served as lyricists. Next came the commercial successful Don (2006), his third directorial venture, post which he directed a short film titled Positive (2007) to spread awareness on HIV-AIDS .

Last Update : 16/07/2021

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Toofaan 16 July, 2021 Aziz Ali aka Ajju Digital Released [Amazon Prime Video]
The Sky Is Pink 11 October, 2019 Niren Chaudhary Flop
The Fakir Of Venice 08 February, 2019 Adi Flop
Lucknow Central 15 September, 2017 Kishan Mohan Girhotra Flop
Daddy 08 September, 2017 Maqsood / Dawood Ibrahim Flop
Rock On!! 2 11 November, 2016 Aditya Shroff Flop
Wazir 08 January, 2016 Danish Ali Flop
Dil Dhadakne Do 05 June, 2015 Sunny Gill Average
Shaadi Ke Side Effects 28 February, 2014 Siddharth Roy Average
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag 12 July, 2013 Sardar Milkha Singh Super-Hit
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara 15 July, 2011 Imran Habib Hit
Karthik Calling Karthik 26 February, 2010 Karthik Narayan Flop
Luck By Chance 30 January, 2009 Vikram Jaisingh Flop
Rock On!! 29 August, 2008 Aditya Shroff Average

Farhan Akhtar


  1. This list is complied from various sources and our research.
  2. This list includes only indian Box Office data.
  3. The figures can be approximate and we do not make any claims about the authenticity of the data. However they are adequately indicative of the box-office performance of the film(s).