Farhan Akhtar pens special birthday message for dad ‘restless and curious’ Javed Akhtar

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Farhan Akhtar treated his fans with a super special picture on his official social media handle as he celebrates his father Javed Akhtar’s 77th birthday today. The ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Doobara’ actor also penned a heartfelt note along with the photo and it speaks volumes about their father-duo bond!

The actor shared a throwback photo on his Instagram and captioned it as: “This is how I’ve always known you to be .. thoughtful, restless, curious and always searching for what’s beyond the obvious. Hope you realise how many you’ve inspired to try and live that way. Happy birthday Pa .. ❤️❤️ @jaduakhtar”

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Soon after, many fans and followers sent love to Javed Akhtar in the comments section. Farhan’s ‘Rock On’ co-star Arjun Rampal wrote: “Happy birthday Javed Saab. All the health and happiness,” and Farhan’s girlfriend Shibani Dandekar also dropped hearts in the comments. Saif Ali Khan‘s sister Saba Ali Khan wrote, ”Happy Birthday Javed sir ❤️”

Farhan’s sister Zoya Akhtar also wished father Javed on his birthday. She shared sketch of her father and wrote in the caption: “Forever Cowboy ♥️ #happybirthdaypa #loveyou #javedakhtar”

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Meanwhile, Farhan and his longtime girlfriend Shibani are rumored to tie the knot soon. Reportedly, the couple are registering for marriage on 21st February.

On the work front, Farhan is currently prepping for his directorial, ‘Jee Le Zar’a, which rides on an ensemble for three A-Listers – Katrina Kaif, Priyanka Chopra and Alia Bhatt. This marks the return of Akhtar to direction over a decade after Shah Rukh Khan‘s 2011 film, ‘Don 2.’

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