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|Real Name||Zoya Akhtar|
|Profession||Film Director, Screenwriter|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 3”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||14 October 1972|
|Age (as in 2017)||45 Years|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Libra|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Maneckji Cooper, Juhu, Mumbai|
|College||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Tisch School of the Arts, New York
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of Arts|
|Debut||Film Debut As Director: Luck By Chance (2009)|
|Family||Father– Javed Akhtar (Lyricist and Scriptwriter)
Mother– Honey Irani (Actress & Screenwriter)
Brother– Farhan Akhtar (Actor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Singer)
|Hobbies||Writing, Reading, Travelling|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Marital Status||Not Known|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Zoya Akhtar
- Zoya Akhtar does not smoke nor does she drinks alcohol.
- Her first debut film as a director as luck by chance(2009).
- Zoya Akhtar was born to a poet, lyricist and screenwriter Javed Akhtar and screenwriter Honey Irani.
- She grew up in an agnostic environment; she does not believe in any religion.
- She is the great-granddaughter of renowned Urdu poet Muztar Khairabadi and granddaughter of Jan Nisar Akhtar.
- She started her career as co-director of a music video called “Price of Bullets” for a rock band called Pentagram. She has also worked as a casting director for films including Dil Chahta Hai, Split Wide Open and as an assistant director for her brother Farhan Akhtar‘s films, Lakshya and Dil Chahta Hai. She then worked as an executive producer for her longtime partner Reema Kagti’s Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., also produced by Excel Entertainment.
- In 2011, she directed Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, which turned out to be a huge box office success and won her the Filmfare Award for Best Director.
- Earlier rumours buzzed that she has secretly tied the knot with her long time boyfriend.