Javed Akhtar

Native name जावेद अख़्तर
جاوید اختر
Born 17 January 1945 (age 72)
GwaliorCentral India AgencyBritish India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Poet, lyricist, scriptwriter
Spouse(s) Honey Irani (divorced); 2 children
Shabana Azmi (m. 1984)
Children Zoya Akhtar
Farhan Akhtar
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Javed Akhtar (Hindiजावेद अख़्तरUrduجاوید اختر‎; born 17 January 1945) is an Indian poet, lyricist and screenwriter. Akhtar is a mainstream writer and some of his most successful work was carried out with Salim Khan as half of the script-writing duo credited as Salim-Javed between 1971 and 1982. He is a recipient of the Padma Shri (1999), Padma Bhushan (2007),[1] the Sahitya Akademi Award as well as five National Film Awards.

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