Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker
Produced by Ronnie Screwvala, Ashutosh Gowariker
Story by Haidar Ali
  • Hrithik Roshan
  • Aishwarya Rai
  • Sonu Sood
  • Kulbhushan Kharbanda
  • Ila Arun
Narrated byAmitabh Bachchan
Music byA. R. Rahman
Production company Ashutosh Gowariker Productions
Distributed by UTV Motion Pictures
Release dates15 February 2008
Running time 213 minutes
Budget ₹40 crore (US $5.9 million)
Box office ₹115 crore (US $17 million)

Jodhaa Akbar is an Indian epic historical drama film released on 15 February 2008. It is directed and produced by Ashutosh Gowariker. It stars Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai and Sonu Sood in the lead roles. Extensive research went into the making of this film. The shooting for the film started at Karjat. This movie was also dubbed in Tamil and Telugu languages.

The film centres on the romance between the Mughal Emperor Akbar, played by Hrithik Roshan, and the Princess Jodhabai who becomes his wife, played by Aishwarya Rai. Acclaimed composer A. R. Rahman composed the musical score. The soundtrack of the movie was released on 19 January 2008.

The film won the Audience Award for Best Foreign Language Film  at the São Paulo International Film Festival, two awards at the Golden Minbar International Film Festival, seven Star Screen Awards and five Filmfare Awards, in addition to two nominations at the 3rd Asian Film Awards.


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