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Farhan Akhtar

Indian Films 2016, Bollywood movies to look forward to in 2016

Indian Films To Look Forward To in 2016

Text by Tanisha Choudhury

These are the movies to watch out for!
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L-R - Amitabh Bachchan, Shweta Nanda, Anil Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Manish Malhotra, Farhan Akhtar, Javed Akhtar, Shatrughan Sinha, Sonakshi Sinha, Jaya Bachchan & Abhishek Bachchan

Overheard: “Fashion is clearly skin deep!” at Manish Malhotra's 'Mijwan Sonnets in Fabric 2015'
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Farhan Akhtar, Best Dressed

Sartorial Sharpshooters

Text by Kiran C Khanna

They are the men we love for their cool quotient. Verve picks 10 players from different fields who have made a mark with their wardrobe appeal
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Farhan Akhtar, Writer, director, producer, actor, singer and chat-show host
January 14, 2012

Bad Boy Good!

Text by Shashi Baliga. Illustration by Kunal Kundu.

Writer, director, producer, actor, singer and chat-show host…Farhan Akhtar plays out all his roles with equal panache. Formerly scrappy and lazy – by his own admission – his creative energies over the years have made him the darling of the masses. Verve interacts with the uber-cool heartthrob on the eve of his next release, Don 2
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Abhishek Kapoor, Actor, Rock On!!

One rocking voyage

Text by Mamta Badkar. Photograph by Joy Datta

After forgettable forays on screen and an unremarkable directorial debut, Abhishek Kapoor is riding high on the success wave of Rock On!! Talking awards, his collaboration with Farhan Akhtar and his aspirations, Verve finds the director living out his rock anthem Sinbad the Sailor as he continues to follow his passions and navigate untried waters
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Zoya Akhtar, Director, Luck By Chance

The Zoya Effect

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photographs By Abheet Gidwani

Luck By Chance (LBC), a film visualised in Goa, worked on for seven years, which finally saw daylight in 2009, catapulted debut writer-director Zoya Akhtar into tinsel-town limelight. Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani’s daughter and Farhan Akhtar’s sister has the Midas touch herself, with a self confidence that appears to be cultivated from over a decade of hard work. Verve finds her enjoying the journey
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