Javed Akhtar

Harman Baweja: Coming of Age

Kaveree Bamzai

He has moved on, as he looks forward to the release of two web series and three movies he has produced

‘I am not infallible. It comes with age,’ says Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar talks about his relationships, handling fame and tackling social media abuse. A new book based on his conversations brings forth his lessons for life

Bollywood’s 3D Syndrome

Drugs, debauchery and dynasties

Malice and Mischief

Chalk and cheese may have more in common than the Taliban and RSS

It’s Rocket Science

Rocket Boys will do for space what Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story did for the stock market

Why Javed Akhtar Owes Owaisi an Apology

Javed Akhtar spoke as if Owaisi’s remark was a personal insult and lashed out at a leader who -- unlike him -- is an elected Member of Parliament

Lothario No More

Dream Role • Fallout on the Kids

Eavesdropping on the Akhtars

How the hilarious father-son gag on radio came to be

The Akhtar Family Legacy

A way with words is almost a family hand-me-down for Javed and his children Farhan and Zoya, descended as they are from a long line of poets. But what each of them values, above all, is an original voice

The ‘Ban’ on Javed Akhtar

Is there one? What kind of ban is it? And how do you enforce one anyway? The legal/ethical lines seem blurry


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