Zoya Akhtar (Film Director) Height, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Zoya Akhtar

Zoya Akhtar is an Indian film director-writer. Zoya Akhtar has become one of the successful directors of Bollywood due to her hard work in a very short time. Zoya’s first directorial venture was Luck By Chance. Which was highly appreciated by the audience and critics.

Zoya Akhtar Bio/Wiki

Real Name/Full NameZoya Akhtar
Nick NameN/A
Profession Director, Screenwriter
Debut MovieDirector- Luck By Chance (2009)
Physical Stat
Height In Centimeter- 160 cm
In Meter- 1.60 m
In Feet- 5’3”
WeightIn Kilogram- 65 kg
In Pound- 143 lbs
Body Measurement34-30-36
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Personal Life
Zoya Akhtar Date Of Birth14 October 1972
Zoya Akhtar Age (2021)49 Years
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign Libra
Nationality Indian
Home town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Maneckji Cooper School, Mumbai 
College/University St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. 
Tisch School Of Arts, New York University 
Food HabitNon-vegetarian
HobbiesWriting, Reading, Traveling
Family Member
Marital StatusMarried (Rumored)
Affairs/GirlfriendSharic Sequeira (Asst. Director & Producer)
Zoya Akhtar HusbandSharic Sequeira (Rumored)
Parents Father– Javed Akhtar
Mother– Honey Irani
Step Mother– Shabana Azmi 
SiblingBrother– Farhan Akhtar (Actor)
Sister– None
Net worth (2021)10 Million USD
Also Read: Kalki Koechlin

Family, Early Life and Education

Zoya was born on 14 October 1972 in Mumbai to Javed Akhtar. Javed Akhtar is a famous Bollywood writer, poet. His mother’s name is Honey Irani, who is a Bollywood actress. Zoya’s stepmother Shabana Azmi is also a well-known Bollywood actress. Zoya Akhtar has an elder brother- Farhan Akhtar who is a director, producer, actor and writer. Zoya Akhtar is the cousin of director-choreographer Farah Khan and director Sajid Khan.

Zoya did her early schooling from Maneckji Cooper School, Mumbai and completed her graduation from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. Due to Zoya’s interest in filmmaking, she went to New York University to learn the nuances of filmmaking.

Zoya Akhtar Career

She started her film career with the film Luck by Chance. The film did well at the box office, with critics also liking his film. Zoya got recognition in the film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. The film was about three friends, Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar, Abhay Deol, Katrina Kaif and Kalki Koechlin were seen in the film. The audience and critics liked this film of Zoya very much. Zoya was also honored with the Filmfare Best Director Award for this film.

Famous Movies

Dil Dhadakne Do, Zindagi Milegi Na Dobara, Luck By Chance, Bombay Talkies, Talaash, Lust Stories, Gully Boy.

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