Zoya Akhtar Director

Zoya Akhtar is a 49 years old director from India from Mumbai, Maharashtra. She was born on January 09, 1974 in Mumbai, Maharashtra.



Zoya Akhtar is an Indian film director and screenwriter. After completing a diploma in filmmaking from NYU, she assisted directors such as Mira Nair, Tony Gerber and Dev Benegal, before turning writer-director in her own right.
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Her mother is Honey Irani and her father is Javed Akhtar. Her mother is Indian actor When Zoya born she was 18 years old. and Javed Akhtar was 28 years old when Zoya born. Her father is a Poet lyricist scriptwriter.


Honey Irani
Mother: Honey Irani
Javed Akhtar
Father: Javed Akhtar


Zoya Akhtar has 1 sibling. Indian director and actor Farhan (Twin of Zoya Akhtar)

Zoya Akhtar net worth

She has a net worth of 10 million dollars.


Zoya Akhtar Movies (28)

There are 28 movies of Zoya Akhtar.

Her first feature film was Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love (1997, as Rasa Devi's Courtesan). She was 23 when she starred in this movie. Since 1997, she has appeared in 28 feature films. The last one is Migration (2008). .

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Zoya Akhtar movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Zoya Akhtar TV Shows (8)

Her first TV Show was Kaun Banega Crorepati (2000).

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Awards (1)

Awarded Filmfare Award for Best Director in 2012 .


She graduated from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai and New York University Tisch School Of The Arts

What is Zoya's zodiac sign?

Zoya Akhtar zodiac sign is capricorn.

When is Akhtar's next birthday?

Zoya Akhtar was born on the , which was a Wednesday. She will be turning 50 in only 286 days from today (29 March, 2023).

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