Her films ranging from LUCK BY CHANCE, ZINDAGI NA MILEGI DOBARA, DIL DHADAKNE DO and GULLY BOY, all of which have done well in theatres; Zoya Akhtar has, over the years, treated the audience with strong, character-driven films that have done well the box office while also receiving critical acclaim.
Zoya Akhtar, now has been invited to be a member of Oscars Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences which definitely is an achievement which makes the whole Nation proud. This is a great moment of celebration and pride for her as she is not only appreciated for her work in India but in all quarters of the world where she is taking the world on the global map at the coveted film extravaganza.
With a journey of four feature films, two short films, and one web series, Zoya Akhtar is one of the leading filmmakers who has carved her niche in the entertainment industry and her presence at the Academy is certainly a moment of pride for all.
Zoya Akhtar is known to break boundaries and to stand out for the work with projects that she envisioned much ahead of the time for the audience. She is the one who brought underground rap culture into the limelight with her most recent movie, GULLY BOY and with that she proved that nothing could stop her from being the best.
Zoya Akhtar’s recent movie GULLY BOY was screened at the Berlin Film Festival and that just proves that she is a celebrated screenwriter. Her work always leaves the audience in awe where her most recent projects GULL YBOY and MAID IN HEAVEN enthralled the audience with unique stories, characters and layers to each that makes her a filmmaker with a promising vision.
While GULLY BOY was based on underground music and rappers her most recent web series showcased the grandeur with which Indian weddings take place. She aced in presenting the ugly truths, which are present in Indian weddings.
The director will be back with MADE IN HEAVEN season 2, stay tuned for more.