Farhan Akhtar is an Indian film actor, director, playback singer, live concert performer, producer, screenwriter and television host. After establishing a production company named Excel Entertainment along with Ritesh Sidhwani, made his directorial debut with Dil Chahta Hai (2001) which won a National Film Award. He made his Hollywood debut through the soundtrack of Bride and Prejudice (2004).Farhan’s debut film Rock On!! (2008) won him second National Award as a producer for Best Feature Film in Hindi. In 2008, Akhtar made his singing debut in a musical film titled Rock On!! His unique style of singing made the songs from the film popular. On public demand he started to performs live concerts with the popular Rock music band created by him called Farhan Live. His high energy performances and unique voice & persona has mesmerized audiences across the world.