Filmmaker – Actor Farhan Akhtar Admits that He Feels Proud and Lucky to have Javed Akhtar as his Father
Farhan Akhtar who has always impressed the audience by his Acting skills and showcasing different characters whether its ‘Milkha Singh’ or ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Doobara’ he gathered lots of appreciation for his work. He stated that he feels fortunate and Proud to have Javed Akhtar as his Father. Farhan also mentioned that He learned many things about work and life from his father.
When asked what was his best memory with his father he explained ” When you really love and respect a human being then it is very difficult to point out one best memory. I feel fortunate that he is my father. I have learnt a lot about work, life, relationships, culture, etiquette, and languages. I will keep learning from him, so that I couldn’t have asked for a better person to be my father.”
Farhan was interacting with the media at the Photo Exhibition that showcased the life of Javed Akhtar on his 75th Birthday on Wednesday in Mumbai.
After visiting the Photo Exhibition Farhan shared his feelings by saying ” He is very respected and also loved as a human being, I am really happy that a photo exhibition has been inaugurated on his life and times.”
Media asked Farhan if he felt sentimental after seeing pictures of his father from his childhood days he said ” When I saw these pictures with him (Javed Akhtar), then it took me back to that time and it reminded me of my childhood. There are few pictures where Zoya and I are sitting on his lap, so it brought back memories of that photoshoot in our house. It was a different time. It makes you feel good.”
On the work front, Farhan Akhtar will next be seen in Rakesh Omprakash Mehra’s Toofan along with Mrunal Thakur.
The film is scheduled to be released on October 2 .