Zoya Akhtar Biography – Husband, Movies, Age, Photos

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All About Zoya Akhtar:

Zoya Akhtar is a filmmaker, a director and a screenwriter, must say she is an all rounder personality who is a great admirer to her fans. With all these excellent dots she never gives a dull role to her family.

The lady has mammoth of fans and followers on social accounts and they desperately wanted to know more about her personal life. So here is for you Zoya Akhtar Biography enfolding all about her physical stats, favourites, upcoming movies etc.

Personal Life:

Zoya Akhtar is born in the year 1972 in Mumbai to a famous poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani. She is the grand daughter of the famous urdu poet Jan Nisar Akhtar. Very few of her fans know that choreographer Farah Khan and director Sajid Khan are her cousins. The renowed actor and director Farhan AKhtar is her younger brother. The old beauty of the town Shabana Azmi is her step mother.

Zoya Akhtar completed her graduation from St. Xaviers college, Mumbai. And finally leading towards her dream, she stepped in to New York University Film School to get the knack of film production.


She has not began her career directly as a director, instead before that she worked as a co-director for a rock-band. Later on she worked as a casting director for many of the films and also as an executive producer for the films.  And finally Zoya Akhtar made her Bollywood directional debut through film ‘Luck By Chance’ in the year 2009 that starred Farhan Akhtar and another leading actress of the town Konkana Sen Sharma.

In the year 2009 she again ditrected the movie ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ which collected a good amount  on the box office. Her last release was ‘Dil Dhadkne Do’ that starred many leading stars of the town like PC, Anil Kapoor, Ranveer Singh and others.


Well it’s a secret about her marriage life. Earlier rumors abuzzed that secretly the actress Zoya Akhtar had tied the knot with her long time boyfriend.  But there is no official confirmation has been read out anywhere.

Zoya Akhtar Photos:

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Height 5'3"(Approx)
Weight 45-50 Kgs
Body Measurements
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Brown
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Date of Birth October,14, 1972
Age (as in 2016) 44 Years
Birth Place Mumbai,India
Nationality Indian
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
School St. Xavier's College-Autonomous, Mumbai
College New York University
Occupation Director, Screen Writer
Hometown Mumbai,India
Brother Farhan Akhtar
Mother Honey Irani
Father Javed Akhtar

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Luck By Chance
Zindagi Na Milegi Doobara
Bombay Talkies
Dil Dhadkne Do
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