Zoya Akhtar Biography

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Zoya Akhtar is a visionary film director who has left an indelible mark on the Indian film industry. With her distinctive storytelling style and ability to capture the nuances of human emotions, she has garnered critical acclaim and a dedicated fan following. Born into a family deeply rooted in the film industry, Zoya inherited a passion for filmmaking, which she has nurtured and honed throughout her career.

Personal Information:

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Full Name Zoya Akhtar
Date of Birth October 14, 1972
Place of Birth Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Gender Female


Film Director


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Parents Javed Akhtar (father), Honey Irani (mother)
Sibling Farhan Akhtar (brother)

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Instagram Followers: [Number], Engagement: [Level] @zoieakhtar [Instagram URL]
Twitter Followers: [Number], Engagement: [Level] @zoieakhtar [Twitter URL]
Facebook Followers: [Number], Engagement: [Level] Zoya Akhtar Official [Facebook URL]

Awards and Projects:

Criteria Details Short Summary
Filmfare Awards Best Director (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara) Recognized for her exceptional direction in the film
Best Director (Gully Boy) Acclaimed for her direction in the musical drama
National Film Awards Best Film (Gully Boy) Awarded for producing an impactful and socially relevant film
Best Director (Gully Boy) Acknowledged for her directorial brilliance
International Film Best Director (Gully Boy) Honored for her outstanding direction in the film


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