Farhan Akhtar

  • Adhuna has great influence on me: Farhan Akhtar 18-04-2014 06:16 PM

    Mumbai: Husband and wife often fulfil complimentary roles. Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar says that his wife Adhuna supports him and gives him strength and confidence to finish his work with ease. In an interview on TV show "Yeh Hai Meri Kahani", the "Shaadi Ke Side Effects" star talked about his wife's...
  • Really Tough Movie Quiz (April 11)

    In Luck By Chance, Farhan Akhtar's character Vikram Jaisingh replaces superstar Zafar Khan (Hrithik Roshan) in producer Rommy Rolly's film. How much does Rommy Rolly...
  • Shahid Kapoor: Hrithik Roshan is the best dancer in the industry 27-03-2014 03:35 PM

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor, all set to host the 15th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards with Farhan Akhtar, is known for his dancing skills, but the actor says he is not even a patch on Hrithik Roshan. "I am extremely happy to host IIFA again and more...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar to walk the ramp for Shabani Azmi's NGO 26-03-2014 05:18 PM

    Mumbai: Years after Kaifi Azmi wrote the moving poem 'Aurat', envisioning women empowerment, his daughter, veteran actress and social activist Shabana Azmi, is bringing together Bollywood's iconic male actors like Amitabh Bachchan to walk for her NGO Mijwan Welfare Society (MWS) to support the cause. The idea, she says, is...
  • Farhan Akhtar's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' screened in Saudi Arabia 25-03-2014 05:46 PM

    Dubai: Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' was screened in Saudi Arabia as part of the ongoing seventh Asian Film Festival 2014. The Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directed movie was part of the 12 films selected by the Asian Consulates General Club (ACGC) to present the cultural diversity of Asian countries. Film...
  • Happy Holi! Hrithik Roshan, Madhuri Dixit, Amitabh Bachchan wish fans on Twitter 17-03-2014 09:53 AM

    As the neighbourhood gets ready to splash the Holi colours, Bollywood celebrities take time out to wish their fans a happy Holi. While actor Hrithik Roshan says that best colours to apply today are that of "laughter and love", Dhanush reminisces about the Holi scenes from his debut Hindi film,...
  • I have written dialogues for Zoya's next film: Farhan Akhtar 13-03-2014 02:55 PM

    New Delhi: Farhan Akhtar, who is teaming up with Zoya for her third film after 'Luck By Chance' and 'Zindagi Naa Milegi Dobaara', says his sister is really good at what she does. The 40-year-old actor, fresh off from the success of marital comedy 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects', is in...
  • Rahat Fateh Ali Khan to perform at IIFA Technical awards 13-03-2014 11:32 AM

    Tampa Bay (Florida): Popular Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan will take centrestage during the IIFA (International Indian Film Academy) Magic of the Movies and Technical Awards event to be held here next month. Rahat, the nephew of legendary singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, is popular both in India and...
  • Happy that kids connected with 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag': Rakeysh 13-03-2014 10:43 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says it was heartening to see the response of kids to his last blockbuster 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'. The 2013 film was a biopic on legendary athlete Milkha Singh, played by actor Farhan Akhtar on the big screen. "What was gratifying that a lot of kids...
  • 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' earns Rs 23 crore in four days 05-03-2014 09:55 AM

    New Delhi: Farhan Akhtar and Vidya Balan-starrer 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' didn't create fireworks on the opening day but showed good growth over the weekend, say trade experts. Co-produced by Balaji Motion Pictures and Pritish Nandy Communications, the film is about the relationship of a young and urban married couple....
  • Performance in Zoya's film will surprise my fans: Ranveer Singh 04-03-2014 10:47 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh says he is excited to be working with Zoya Akhtar and his performance in the film will surprise everyone. "I am super excited to work with Zoya as I believe she's one of the most talented directors in the industry. Moreover it's a part that really...
  • Write your review: 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' is predictable but hopelessly fun. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes ...
  • 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' review: It is predictable but hopelessly fun 28-02-2014 10:33 PM

    Cast: Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan, Purab Kohli, Ila Arun, Ram Kapoor Director: Saket Chaudhury Early on in 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects', Sid (Farhan Akhtar) reveals his secret to avoiding confrontations with his wife Trisha (Vidya Balan): "When I'm in the wrong, I say sorry. When she's in the wrong, I...
  • Shah Rukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar honoured at Mirchi Music Awards 28-02-2014 05:51 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Shah Rukh Khan and actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar were honoured at the 6th Mirchi Music Awards here. The event, organised by Radio Mirchi, was held Thursday. Shah Rukh, known for his romantic numbers such as 'Tujhe dekha to ye jaana sanam' (Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge), 'Humko hami se chura...
  • IIFA 2014: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' wins nine technical awards 28-02-2014 02:42 PM

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' has won nine nods in the technical categories of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) annual extravaganza, it was announced here Friday. Running laps ahead of the pack, the Milkha Singh biographical has bagged best cinematography (Binod Pradhan), best screenplay (Prasoon Joshi), best dialogue...
  • Sujoy Ghosh is biased towards 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' 28-02-2014 12:15 PM

    New Delhi: 'Kahaani' fame director Sujoy Ghosh is looking forward to the release of Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'. Co-produced by Balaji Motion Pictures and Pritish Nandy Communications, the film released on Friday. "Really hoping 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' kills it tomorrow (Friday) for obvious biased...
  • 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' Tweet Review: First day, first show 28-02-2014 10:04 AM

    New Delhi: Director Saket Chaudhary's 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' is quirky take on life of a newly married couple played by Farhan Akhtar and Vidya Balan. The supremely talented actors pair up on screen for the first time and going by their past performances, 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' promises to...
  • Power of 49: Farhan Akhtar calls for women equality, empowerment 26-02-2014 02:35 PM

    Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar calls for women equality, empowerment in every field. He says women are being judged on different parameters vis-a-vis men. ...
  • My daughters weren't impressed by my six-pack abs: Farhan Akhtar 25-02-2014 01:13 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, who worked out hard to get a perfect six-pack abs for his 2013 entertainer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', says his two daughters were not so impressed with his beefed up physique. "Honestly, I don't think they (my children) were so impressed by my six-pack abs. I think...
  • Farhan made me laugh a lot on 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects': Vidya Balan 24-02-2014 03:48 PM

    New Delhi: With his straight-faced jokes Farhan Akhtar found an easy bakra (scapegoat) in me, says Vidya Balan, his co-star in the upcoming film 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'. "I love to laugh and Farhan loves to make people laugh so the 'funda' was very clear. He found an easy 'bakra'...
  • Farhan Akhtar not upset with Naseeruddin Shah's criticism of 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' 24-02-2014 09:40 AM

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar is not upset with veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's comment that 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' is a fake film and instead believes in focussing on good feedback about the movie. Shah had slammed 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' as a fake film and rubbished Farhan Akhtar's performance in it. "No (I...
  • Have calmed down a bit after marriage: Vidya Balan 23-02-2014 02:18 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan says an insecure relationship can have a negative impact on people's career. "If you are in an insecure relationship, you may not be happy and your career may go for a toss. But if you are in a happy relationship, it will only help you. "There...
  • Shaadi Ke Side Effects: What makes Farhan a director's actor 23-02-2014 01:30 PM

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar is not upset with veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's comment that 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' is a fake film and instead believes in focussing on good feedback about the movie. Shah had slammed 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' as a fake film and rubbished Farhan Akhtar's performance in it. "No (I...
  • 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' has no similarity with my real life: Farhan Akhtar 21-02-2014 04:48 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Farhan Akhtar's forthcoming film 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' portrays how an Indian husband yearns to have the life of a single man even after marriage, but he says the plot has no 'similarity' with his real life. In an interview, Farhan gets down to talking about the comedy...