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Farhan Akhtar

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $31,561,797 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,187)
Best-known technical roles: Dil Dhadakne Do (Producer), Talaash (Producer), Talaash (Screenwriter), Baar Baar Dekho (Producer), Fukrey (Producer)
Best-known acting roles: Sunny Gill (Dil Dhadakne Do), Daanish Ali (Wazir)
Most productive collaborators: Aamir Khan, Reema Kagti, Ritesh Sidhwani, Rani Mukerji, Kareena Kapoor

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading2$586,028$1,069,856$1,655,884
Lead Ensemble Member1$3,066,100$467,683$3,533,783
In Technical RolesProducer6$7,059,372$24,502,425$31,561,797
Director1$3,674,480$30,378,610$34,053,090
Screenwriter1$2,706,375$22,815,915$25,522,290

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Limited Releases take on the Oscars

February 28th, 2014

Ernest & Celestine poster

It is Oscar weekend, so it should come as no surprise there are not a lot of limited releases with the usual target audience. Art house aficionados will be paying more attention to the Awards than to new releases. Ernest & Celestine is the lone exception, which is the only Oscar-nominated film on this week's list and the best reviewed as well. Most of the rest of the movies are earning reviews that range from mixed to outright terrible. The Lunchbox could be the break-out hit of the weekend, if there is a break-out hit. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/8/2016 Wazir Daanish Ali  $586,028 $1,069,856 $1,655,884
6/5/2015 Dil Dhadakne Do Sunny Gill  $3,066,100 $467,683 $3,533,783
2/28/2014 Shaadi Ke Side Effects Siddharth Roy  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 3Totals:$3,652,128$1,537,539$5,189,667
  Averages:$1,217,376$512,513$1,729,889

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/8/2016 Wazir $586,028 111 $586,028 $1,655,884 35.4%
6/5/2015 Dil Dhadakne Do $1,326,267 238 $3,066,100 $3,533,783 86.8%
2/28/2014 Shaadi Ke Side Effects $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $3,652,128$5,189,667 
 Averages:$637,432116$1,217,376$1,729,88961.1%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,795 $3,652,128
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 47,801-47,900) 47,898 $3,652,128
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,435 $3,652,128
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 50,001-50,100) 50,014 $3,652,128
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,108 $1,537,539
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 42,701-42,800) 42,722 $1,537,539
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,950 $1,537,539
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 44,901-45,000) 44,961 $1,537,539
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,461 $5,189,667
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 49,901-50,000) 49,968 $5,189,667
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 7,001-7,100) 7,041 $5,189,667
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 52,201-52,300) 52,267 $5,189,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,907 $3,652,128
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,169 $1,537,539
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,360 $5,189,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,494 $3,652,128
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,798 $1,537,539
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,129 $5,189,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,706 $3,652,128
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,872 $1,537,539
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,129 $5,189,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 978 $3,066,100
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 501-600) 566 $586,028
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,337 $467,683
Top International Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 501-600) 530 $1,069,856
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,306 $3,533,783
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 601-700) 622 $1,655,884
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies 74 $3,652,128
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 501-600) 522 $1,537,539
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 401-500) 452 $5,189,667

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/9/2016 Baar Baar Dekho Producer $981,947 $390,878 $1,372,825
7/31/2015 Bangistan Producer $48,694 $827,949 $876,643
6/5/2015 Dil Dhadakne Do Producer $3,066,100 $467,683 $3,533,783
6/14/2013 Fukrey Producer $124,221 $0 $124,221
11/30/2012 Talaash Producer,
Screenwriter 
$2,706,375 $22,815,915 $25,522,290
12/22/2011 Don 2 Director $3,674,480 $30,378,610 $34,053,090
4/1/2011 Game Producer $132,035 $0 $132,035
Movies: 7Totals:$10,733,852$54,881,035$65,614,887
  Averages:$1,533,407$7,840,148$9,373,555

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/22/2011 Don 2 $1,673,921 167 $3,674,480 $34,053,090 10.8%
Movies: 1Totals:  $3,674,480$34,053,090 
 Averages:$1,673,921167$3,674,480$34,053,09010.8%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/9/2016 Baar Baar Dekho $612,363 146 $981,947 $1,372,825 71.5%
7/31/2015 Bangistan $0 41 $48,694 $876,643 5.6%
6/5/2015 Dil Dhadakne Do $1,326,267 238 $3,066,100 $3,533,783 86.8%
6/14/2013 Fukrey $74,110 57 $124,221 $124,221 100.0%
11/30/2012 Talaash $1,638,706 172 $2,706,375 $25,522,290 10.6%
4/1/2011 Game $0 63 $132,035 $132,035 100.0%
Movies: 6Totals:  $7,059,372$31,561,797 
 Averages:$608,574120$1,176,562$5,260,30062.4%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/30/2012 Talaash $1,638,706 172 $2,706,375 $25,522,290 10.6%
Movies: 1Totals:  $2,706,375$25,522,290 
 Averages:$1,638,706172$2,706,375$25,522,29010.6%


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