Zoya Akhtar Biography, Age, Father, Husband, Brother

Zoya Akhtar Biography, Age, Father, Husband, Brother

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NameZoya Akhtar
Full NameZoya Akhtar
Nick NameZoya
ProfessionFilm Director, Screenwriter
Debut• Film (Director): Luck By Chance (2009)
• Film (Screenplay Writer): Luck By Chance (2009)
• Film (Story Writer): Luck By Chance (2009)
• Film (Assistant Director): Bombay Boys (1998)
• Film (Executive Producer): Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007)
Awards, Achievements, HonoursFilmfare Awards:

2009: Best Debut Director (shared by Ayan Mukherji) for “Luck By Chance”
2011: Best Director for “Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara”

IIFA Award:

2011: Best Director for “Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara”
Personal Life
Date of Birth14 October 1972
Age (2023)51 Years Old
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac SignLibra
Home TownMumbai, India
HobbiesWriting, Reading, Travelling
Net Worth
Net worth (Approx) as of 2018$10 Million
Educational Qualification
School/High SchoolManeckji Cooper, Juhu, Mumbai
College / Institute / UniversitySt. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Tisch School of the Arts, New York
Educational QualificationBachelor of Arts
Favourite Things
FruitsLitchi, Mango
ActorHrithik Roshan
Physical status
Height• in centimeters- 160 cm
• in meters- 1.60m
• in Feet Inches- 5’ 2”
Weight• in Kilograms- 65 kg
• in Pounds- 143 lbs
Waist Size
Body Measurement34-30-36
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Family and Parent’s Details
FatherJaved Akhtar (Lyricist and Scriptwriter)
MotherHoney Irani (Actress & Screenwriter)
Step MotherShabana Azmi (Actress)
BrotherFarhan Akhtar (Actor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Singer)
DaughterSharic Sequeira (rumoured)
Partner, Girlfriend, and Affairs
Marital StatusMarried (rumoured)
Relationship/AffairsSharic Sequeira (assistant director and producer)
Social Media Account and Contact Details
Address701, Orchid Pride, Corner of S.V. Rd & Convent Avenue, Willingdon, Santacruz West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400054
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Who is Zoya Akhtar?

Zoya Akhtar is an Indian Film Director and screenwriter born in Oct-1972 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

What is the age of Zoya Akhtar?

Zoya Akhtar is 51 Years Old as of Dec-2023.

What is the height of Zoya Akhtar?

Zoya Akhtar’s height is in centimeters- 160 cm, in meters- 1.60m, in Feet Inches- 5’ 2”.

Some exciting and lesser-known facts about Zoya Akhtar

  • Zoya Akhtar is an agnostic and does not believe in any religion.
  • She was 13 years old when her father divorced her mother and married Shabana Azmi.
  • She grew up in an agnostic environment.
  • Zoya is the great-granddaughter of renowned Urdu poet Muztar Khairabadi and granddaughter of Jan Nisar Akhtar.
  • Her great-great-grandfather, Fazl-e-Haq Khairabadi, played a significant role during the Indian Freedom Revolution of 1857.
  • Zoya started her career as a co-director for the music video “Price of Bullets” for the rock band Pentagram.
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