Farhan Akhtar has donned various hats from the time he entered the Hindi entertainment industry and continues to don them with elan! Read this post to know more about 5 roles that showcase Farhan Akhtar’s versatility.
We have all seen and loved the film Dil Chahta Hai! The directorial debut of Farhan Akhtar also showed us his ability as a director. This movie not just won our hearts but also established Akhtar as a talented director.
Farhan Akhtar is not just a good director but also a writer. Of course, the ability to write is in his blood, with the writing genes having been passed on to him from generations. While his grandfather and great grandfather were famous Urdu poets back in their time, Farhan Akhtar’s great great grandfather edited, on request, the first diwan of Mirza Ghalib.
Farhan Akhtar has also acted in a number of films which have portrayed his versatility.
Aditya Shroff in Rock On!
The role of the music lover and a strong headed person, Aditya Shroff in the movie Rock On! was a fabulous one. There were a lot of great moments all through the movie especially the sequences where he sings songs.
Karthik Narayan in Karthik Calling Karthik
Farhan Akhtar plays the role of a schizophrenic character, Kartik. This role of a schizophrenic person garnered a lot of critical acclaim for Akhtar.
Imraan Habib in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Who doesn’t remember Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara? Of course, all of us do. Farhan’s character in the movie, Imraan Habib is that of a very carefree person but who has a very sentimental side to him.
Vikram Jaisingh in Luck by Chance
The movie, Luck by Chance had Farhan Akhtar playing the role of an actor struggling to make it big in the industry. This is a character many of us can relate to as many of us struggle to come up in life, irrespective of which profession we are in.
Danish Ali in Wazir
Farhan Akhtar’s character in the 2016 film Wazir is an intense one. He plays the role of an ATS officer who is also grief-stricken. It is a beautiful character sketch.
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