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Communication, messaging important for Farhan Akhtar

Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar feels that communication and messaging are important when a filmmaker tells a story irrespective of the medium.

May 03, 2019, 19:45 PM IST

Farhan Akhtar flies to UK for launch of debut album 'Echoes'

Farhan took to his social media handle and announced that he is headed to London for the launch.

Feb 05, 2019, 07:41 AM IST

Know why Farhan Akhtar chose not to do Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Raees’

Farhan Akhtar, who is playing a cop in ‘Wazir’ chose not to do ‘Raees’ because he had a similar character to play in the Shah Rukh Khan film.

Nov 19, 2015, 08:43 AM IST

Farhan Akhtar feels films serve a bigger purpose than entertainment

Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar says he wants to not only entertain people with his films but also wants his movies to convey a message to the society.

Aug 06, 2015, 08:29 AM IST

I don't see cinema as dark or light: Farhan Akhtar

 Offbeat, dark and independent cinema has evolved and is gradually getting acceptance in the Hindi film industry, but for actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, cinema is not "light or dark", but is predominantly about a good story, fresh characters and new cultures.

Jul 28, 2015, 19:20 PM IST

'Lakshya' clocks 11, climb continues for Farhan Akhtar

It's been 11 years since actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar's second directorial ‘Lakshya’ paid a tribute to the Indian armed forces.

Jun 18, 2015, 12:49 PM IST

Won't star in Nitya Mehra's film: Farhan Akhtar

 Bollywood director-actor-singer Farhan Akhtar has denied reports that he is starring in Nitya Mehra's film, saying he is just co-producing it.

Apr 18, 2015, 16:50 PM IST

Farhan Akhtar in awe of Amitabh Bachchan!

 Amitabh Bachchan, 72, is one of the busiest stars in the industry. Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, 40, says he is truly inspired by the senor thespian's energy and hopes he's able to keep up the same enthusiasm at that age.

Dec 12, 2014, 13:05 PM IST

It`s vacation time for Farhan Akhtar

Farhan Akhtar, who has been busy with his films and IIFA awards, is now in a holiday mood and says he is taking his time off from work.

Jun 12, 2012, 13:22 PM IST