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Javed Akhtar contributes to wife Shabana’s TV show

Hindustan Times  New Delhi, October 05, 2013
First Published: 18:36 IST(5/10/2013) | Last Updated: 18:42 IST(5/10/2013)

We all know about Shabana Azmi playing a cameo on Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor’s Indian adaptation of international series '24'. But now her husband, lyricist Javed Akhtar is also a part of the show.

Akhtar, who had earlier said in his interviews that he will never write for television, has penned some lines for a powerful speech that actor Neil Bhoopalam, who plays the role of a Prime Ministerial candidate in the show on Colors, will be seen giving.

Sources say that the speech that Akhtar has penned is quite a bold one, focussing on the development of the nation.

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