Biography of Javed Akhtar in english | javed akhtar bio

by HARNEET KAUR (Ishq Kalam)
Biography of Javed Akhtar in english | javed akhtar

Biography of Javed Akhtar in english | javed akhtar bio

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Biography of Javed Akhtar in english | javed akhtar

Biography of Javed Akhtar in english

 Who does not know Javed Akhtar, who gave a magical touch to the songs of Hindi cinema with his pen. Javed Sahib has a great contribution in giving Ghazals a new and easy form. Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar have also written the screenplays of classic films like Sholay, Zanjeer and Na Jaane Kitni. This pair is also known as Salim-Javed in cinema. Javed Sahab has been awarded Padma Bhushan in the year 1999 and Padma Bhushan in 2007.

Javed Akhtar was born on 17 January 1945 in Gwalior. His father Jan Nisar Akhtar was a famous progressive poet and mother Safia Akhtar was a famous Urdu writer and teacher. His mother had passed away when he was very young. Walid remarried and after staying at his stepmother’s house in Bhopal for a few days, his life in Bhopal city became dependent on his friends. He completed his college studies here and also learned new lessons of life.

After his mother’s death, he stayed with his maternal grandparents in Lucknow for a few days, after which he was sent to his maternal uncle’s house in Aligarh. Where he did his early studies in the school. After that he came back to Bhopal, coming here he completed his studies.


Biography of Javed Akhtar 

Javed Akhtar’s first wife was Honey Irani. With whom he has two children, Farhan Akhtar and Zoya Akhtar, both of his children are well-known actors, director-producers of Hindi cinema. His second wife is Shabana Azmi, a famous Hindi cinema actress.

Javed Akhtar started his career with Sarhadi Lootera. Salim Khan also played a small role in this film. After this, the Salim-Javed duo together wrote scripts for many super-hit films for Hindi cinema. The pair of these two was known by the pair of Salim Javed at that time. The pair of these two worked together in about 24 films from the year 1971-1982, which include films like Sita Aur Geeta, Sholay, Hathi Mera Saathi, Yaadon Ki Baaraat, Deewar. About 20 of his 24 films proved to be block-buster hits at the box-office.

The superhit pair of Salim-Javed parted ways after the 1987 film Mr. India. Even after this, Javed Akhtar continued writing dialogues for films. If we look at the honors Javed Akhtar has received, he has been awarded the Filmfare Award eight times for his songs. Javed Akhtar was awarded the Padma Shri in 1999 for his valuable contribution to the world of literature. Javed Akhtar was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2007.

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Some interesting things related to Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar’s real name is Jadoo. He got his name from his father’s poem, ‘Lamha-lamha kisi jadoo ka fasana hoga’. The name Javed was similar to magic, so he was named Javed Akhtar.

2-Javed Akhtar came to Mumbai on 4 October 1964. At that time he did not even have money to eat. He spent many nights sleeping under the open sky on the streets. Later he got a place in Kamal Amrohi’s studio.

3-Javed Akhtar’s first meeting with Salim Khan was during the shooting of the film ‘Sarhadi Lootera’. Salim Khan was the hero in this film and Javed was the clapper boy. Later, both of them together gave many superhit films to Bollywood.

4- The credit goes to director SM Sagar for making Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar as Salim-Javed. Once he could not find a writer and he gave a chance to both of them for the first time.

Salim Khan used to give story ideas and Javed Akhtar used to help in writing dialogues. Javed Akhtar used to write scripts in Urdu only, which is later translated into Hindi.


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6- In the 70s, the names of script writers were not given on the posters of films, but Salim-Javed had touched those heights in Bollywood that no one could say no to them and then the names of the writers were also written on the posters. Put.
 7-The pair of Salim-Javed broke up in 1982. The two wrote a total of 24 films together, out of which 20 were hits. Javed Akhtar received the Filmfare Award 14 times. Seven times he was awarded for Best Script and seven times for Best Lyrics. Javed Akhtar has also received the National Award 5 times.

8- Javed Akhtar’s first wife was Honey Irani, with whom he first met on the sets of ‘Seeta Aur Geeta’. Honey and Javed’s birthdays fall on the same day.

9-Javed Akhtar is an atheist. He has brought up his children – Zoya and Farhan as well.

10-Javed Akhtar was the assistant of Kaifi Azmi in the initial days. Later, he married his daughter Shabana Azmi for the second time.

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