Javed Akhtar is a renowned writer, lyricist, and poet from a family of seven generations of writers. He is the son of the well-known Urdu poet and film lyricist Jan Nisar Akhtar and Safia Akhtar, a teacher and writer. His mother’s brother was the highly respected Urdu poet, Majaz, and his grandfather Muzter Khairabadi is widely recognized as a milestone in Urdu Poetry.
Javed Akhtar’s work includes writing scripts, lyrics, and poetry. He is known for his unique style of writing that is both creative and thoughtful. He has written many award-winning songs and poems, as well as scripts for some of the most popular films in India. He has also written books and plays that have been highly acclaimed. His work is admired for its wit, insight, and originality.