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Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar (Urdu: جاوید اختر; Hindi: जावेद अख़्तर) is an Urdu and Hindi (Hindustani) poet, lyricist and scriptwriter from India. Some of his most successful work was done in the late 1970s and 1980s with Salim Khan as half of the script-writing duo credited as Salim-Javed. Akhtar continues to be prominent in Bollywood and is a sought-after lyricist.

Early life and background
Akhtar was born in Gwalior State (now Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh) to Jan Nisar Akhtar, a Bollywood film songwriter and Urdu poet, and Singer Safia Akhtar, a teacher and ...
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Bollywood Tweets And Expresses Grief: Gopinath Munde RIP
Bollywood celebrities like Mahesh Bhatt and Javed Akhtar have expressed shock and grief at the sudden demise of union Minister for Rural Development and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Gopinath Munde in Delhi Tuesday. Munde, 64, an important figure in ...
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Iifa Rocks 2014 Javed Akhtar Skips Voting
IIFA Rocks 2014: Javed Akhtar Skips Voting
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Javed Akhtar Admitted In Hospital!
Known for his very famous write ups, poetry and out of the world lyrics, Javed Akhtar has been admitted in a Delhi hospital due to back pain. He was recently spotted enjoying a famous music festival after which he was admitted ...
Lyricist Javed Akhtar Admitted In The Hospital
Salman Khan Dad Case Against Toofan Rejected By Hc
Salman Khan's Dad's Case Against Toofan Rejected By HC
Ram Charan Teja's latest outing Toofan and its Hindi version Zanjeer have cleared from all legal problems on September 2, 2013. The Bombay High Court has dismissed the application of Salman Khan's father Salim and Javed Akhtar, who were seeking interim ...
Farhan Akhtar Would Like To Work With Salman Khan?
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Mahesh Babu joins hands with Farhan Akhtar for MARD cause
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Hyderabad: Highly-talked about Telugu movie Toofan starring Ram Charan Teja and Priyanka Chopra in leads, had recently made it to the news after its producers fell out on its financial affair. Now, the Apoorva Lakhia directed film has once again made ...
Cherry Priyanka Toofan Zanjeer Another Legal Problem
Ar Rahman Release Ek Deewana Tha Music
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The music of the film Ek Deewana Tha, which stars Prateik Babbar and British model-turned-actor Amy Jackson, will be released on 21st December, 2011. Oscar award winner musician AR Rahman and Javed Akhtar, who have worked on the music of the ...
Javed Akhtar calls 'Kolaveri Di' ordinary!
Legendary lyricist Javed Akhtar has slammed Dhanush's sleeper hit song 'Kolaveri Di' by calling it as an ordinary song. He believes that the tune, the words and singing are below standard.He took Twitter bandwagon, like most of the celebrities, to express ...
Javed Akhtar Kolaveri Di Ordinary
Bollywood Stars Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Bollywood stars offer condolences to Pataudi family
Bollywood film industry has been shocked by the sudden death of Saif Ali Khan's father Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, who was one of India's finest and youngest cricket captains. Several B-Town stars took to their Twitter pages to share their sorrow ...
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