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Exclusive: Farhan Akhtar in conversation with Shekhar Gupta at Express Adda

Bollywood actor, director Farhan Akhtar, who has bagged almost all Best Actor awards this season for his power packed performance as Milkha Singh in biopic 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', was in conversation with Indian Express Group Editor Shekhar Gupta at Express Adda in Mumbai on Monday (February 4).

Bollywood actor, director Farhan Akhtar, who has bagged almost all Best Actor awards this season for his power packed performance as Milkha Singh in biopic 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', was in conversation with The Indian Express Editor-in-chief Shekhar Gupta and Editor, Screen Priyanka Sinha Jha at Express Adda in Mumbai on Monday (February 4). (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

Farhan Akhtar, who has directed Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan in hit films 'Don' and 'Don 2', will be sharing screen space with King Khan later this year. He said: "Might be collaborating with SRK again at the end of the year." (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

In a candid chat with Shekhar Gupta, Farhan Akhtar admitted: "I'm politically quiet at home."

The actor, who is married to celebrity hairstylist Adhuna Akhtar, shares a light moment with Shekhar Gupta and Screen Editor Priyanka Sinha Jha. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

"I would like to do a horror film one day," says Farhan Akthar who will soon be seen in 'Shaadi ke Side Effects' opposite Vidya Balan." (IE Photo: Pradip Das)

Farhan Akhtar, who won accolades for portraying Milkha Singh on screen, said: "Milkha told me about what it felt like losing at the Olympics and about hard work at that level. Jaan laga do." (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

Farhan Akhtar said they are soon going to begin work on the sequel to his National Award winning film 'Rock On!! (2008).

"We hope to start filming Rock On!! 2 by Jan or Feb next year." (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

Talking about his debut directorial venture Dil Chahta Hai, Farhan said: "I tried to make a film about people I knew, I grew up with." (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)