Although he initially started his acting career with "The Fakir of Venice", his official debut was with Rock On!! (2008), for which he won second National Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi as producer.
Here's what Bollywood celebrities tweeted:
Indian filmmaker Shirish Kunder wrote, "Happy Birthday, Don @FarOutAkhtar! Lots of love, Jaan-E-Mann"
Actor's 'Wazir' co-star Aditi Rao Hydari? wrote, "Happy happy birthday @FarOutAkhtar big fat hug for a super happy year! ????"
The 'Housefull' actor Riteish Deshmukh tweeted, "Happy birthday my friend @FarOutAkhtar ..be it on screen or off screen your work is an inspiration. Have a great great day. Big hug & cheers to more laughter Namdeo hupppp & it's All O ??"
His 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' co-star Sonam Kapoor wished him a fantastic 2018, writing, "Happy birthday Farhan! ???? Hope you have a fantastic 2018, sending you lots of love ?? @FarOutAkhtar"
Farhan's 'Rock On 2' star Shraddha Kapoor tweeted, "Happy birthday @FarOutAkhtar !!! Have a fabulous one! ??????"
The actors, 'Rock On' star Purab Kohli wrote, "A very Happy Birthday to my brother, @FarOutAkhtar. ??Wishing you lots and lots of Love and Happiness. Keep Inspiring and Rocking always! ??"
Actor Ali Fazal wrote, "Happy Birthday @FarOutAkhtar ..! Very few lead by examples and all i do is shamelessly boast about my producers everywhere because you are good at all of it. Keep rocking . 2018 is going to be a good year! ??????"
The filmmaker has two daughters Shakya and Akira with former wife Adhuna Bhabani.
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