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Javed Akhtar

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Javed Akhtar

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Javed Akhtar 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.     Akhtar arrived in Mumbai on 4 October 1964. In his early years living in Mumbai, he managed to write the dialogue for a minor film for Rs. 100. Occasionally, he used to work as an assistant. He got a job as a scriptwriter on Yakeen which flopped. Akhtar then joined with his friend Salim Khan to develop the story for Adhikar. Salim-Javed were hired by G. P. Sippy's Sippy Films as resident screenwriters and produced the screenplays for successful films like Andaz, Seeta Aur Geeta, Sholay and Don.   Akhtar used to write his scripts in Urdu, which were

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Watched Maulana kalbe sadiq 's Eid speech ( taqreer). It is a pleasant surprise . Wish every religious Muslim think like him.

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Javed Akhtar

Hai Kuchh aisi hi baat ke chup hoon Varna kya baat Kar nahin aati. (Ghalib)

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Javed Akhtar

@Javedakhtarjadu I have come to the conclusion there are 2 kinds of "impossible " 1-with a full stop 2-with a coma followed by "BUT If.."

Posted 18 days 13:0 hr ago

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Javed Akhtar

I get deeply touched when teams in World Cup sing their anthems with reverence n passion. How all of us relate to national anthems . Wow !!

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