Javed Akhtar turns 78 on January 17th. On his birthday Farhan Akhtar shared a post for lyricist-father Javed Akhtar on his birthday and wrote a sweet wish. Javed's daughter Zoya Akhtar also wished him a throwback picture.
Farhan shared a black-and-white picture of Javed. In the picture, Javed sported a coat and smiled while posing for the camera. Sharing the picture on Instagram, Farhan wrote, “Happy birthday pa. You know what you mean to me and to every person who's life, thinking and work you have influenced for the better. Love you (red heart emojis).” He tagged his father too. His sister Zoya, and wife Shibani dropped heart emojis. Actor Hrithik Roshan also posted a heart emoji. Actors Chunky Panday commented, “Happy birthday Javed Saab (red heart and hug emojis)" and Mir Sarwar wrote, “Happy birthday Ustaad-e-mohtaram.”