Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar is an Indian actor and producer who has appeared in Hindi movies. He has studied martial arts in Bangkok. His original name was Rajiv Bhatia. Akshay was born to Hari Om Bhatia and Aruna Bhatia in Amritsar. Akshay\'s father was a military officer. He is married to Twinkle Khanna, daughter of yesteryear star Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia. The couple has two children. Akshay is supposed to be a protective father. The actor has appeared on the world\'s

highest paid celebrities list. Akshay started his career doing action movies including Waqt Hamara Hai (1993), Mohra (1994) and Elaan (1994). Akshay\'s comic roles in movies including Hera Pheri (2000), Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Garam Masala (2005), Bhagam Bhag (2006), Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007), and Singh Is Kinng (2008) met with love from the audience. The actor has won two Filmfare awards and is also the recipient of Padma Shri awarded by Government of India. Akshay has hosted show Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi.

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Akshay Kumar: Mission Mangal is the film I am most proud of

At the trailer launch of Mission Mangal, Akshay Kumar shared why the film was important in his career. The Jagan Shakti directorial also stars Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari and Sharman Joshi.

LiveMission Mangal trailer launch LIVE UPDATES

Mission Mangal trailer launch: Here's what stars and fans are saying about Mission Mangal, starring Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari and Sharman Joshi.

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Mission Mangal trailer: Akshay and co. presents the tale of India's mission to Mars

The trailer of Mission Mangal, starring Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Vidya Balan, Sharman Joshi, Kirti Kulhari and Nithya Menen, is out.

Akshay Kumar to donate Rs 2 crore towards relief work in Assam, Kaziranga National Park

Akshay Kumar took to Twitter to announce that he will be donating Rs 1 crore each towards the Assam CM's Relief Fund and for rescue operations in Kaziranga National Park. He has urged others to contribute for the cause.

Akshay Kumar sends best wishes to ISRO's lunar mission Chandrayaan 2

Akshay Kumar is currently prepping up for the release of Mission Mangal, which portrays India's first interplanetary expedition, the Mars Orbiter Mission. Mission Mangal releases on August 15.

Top 30 Health influencers list revealed: Guess who ranks first

The top 30 health influencers were selected from a list of 100 with the scoring system created on categories including followers on social media, number of Google news mentions and an estimate of how much each person's career focuses on fitness and health.

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Mission Mangal belongs to Vidya, Sonakshi, Taapsee, Kirti and Nithya: Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar said Mission Mangal is an inspirational story that needed to be told and hence, he got on board. The actor plays a senior scientist in the film based on Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) scientists who worked on the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM).

Mission Mangal teaser: Akshay, Vidya, Taapsee and Nithya are ready for India's Mars Mission

Mission Mangal teaser: Jagan Shakti directorial tells the story of scientists at Indian Space Research Organisation who contributed to the Mars Orbiter Mission, which marked India’s first interplanetary expedition.

Sooryavanshi actor Katrina Kaif: With Akshay, it always feels like going back home

Katrina Kaif, who is basking in the success of Bharat, spoke about fitness, her career and upcoming film Sooryavanshi, also starring Akshay Kumar.

Akshay Kumar trolled for Canadian passport after BMC tweet

Akshay Kumar's citizenship was the subject of intense speculation after he did not vote in Mumbai on April 29 in the fourth round of the seven-phase Lok Sabha polls.

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Celebrity social media photos: Akshay Kumar, Sara Ali Khan, Ayushmann Khurrana and others

From Twinkle Khanna and Akshay Kumar's vacation photo to Alia Bhatt's throwback photo, scroll to see photos shared by celebrities on social media.

Parineeti, Sidharth, Jacqueline and others celebrate International Yoga Day

While Akshay Kumar shared a photo of his mother doing Yoga, Anupam Kher, Jacqueline Fernandez, Parineeti Chopra, Sidharth Malhotra, Farah Khan and others too shared photos on International Yoga Day. Scroll to see all photos.

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Celebrity social media photos: Shah Rukh Khan, Divyanka Tripathi, Sunny Leone and others

From Akshay Kumar to Shah Rukh Khan, celebrities shared these photos on their social media accounts.

Celeb spotting: Deepika Padukone, Akshay Kumar, Ananya Panday and others

Deepika Padukone, Ananya Panday, Karan Johar, Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Hrithik Roshan, Sussanne Khan, Kartik Aaryan and a few others were clicked by our shutterbug.

Dimple Kapadia, Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna among others attended Blank screening

Blank screening: A special screening of Sunny Deol and Karan Kapadia starrer Blank was held in Mumbai on Tuesday. Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna and Dimple Kapadia marked their presence at the event.

Avengers Endgame screening: Akshay Kumar, Tara Sutaria and others attend

Bollywood actors such as Akshay Kumar, Tara Sutaria, Kriti Sanon among others were spotted by our shutterbugs at the recently held Avengers Endgame screening in Mumbai.

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Highest box office openers of 2019: Kalank, Kesari and Gully Boy

Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan starrer Kalank has become the highest box office opener of 2019. The film, helmed by Abhishek Varman, also stars Sonakshi Sinha, Aditya Roy Kapur, Madhuri Dixit and Sanjay Dutt among others.

Celeb spotting: Janhvi Kapoor, Malaika Arora, Akshay Kumar and others

Our shutterbug caught Janhvi Kapoor, Malaika Arora, Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Shahid Kapoor and a few others in Mumbai.

Celeb spotting: Alia Bhatt, Janhvi Kapoor, Akshay Kumar and others

Alia Bhatt, Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra, Janhvi Kapoor, Waluscha De Sousa, Ishaan Khatter, Shefali Zariwala and a few others were clicked by our photographers today.

Celebrities at Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's wedding celebration

Akash Ambani-Shloka Mehta wedding celebration Day 2: A grand wedding celebration was held at Jio World Centre in Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai. On March 11, a lavish wedding reception will take place in Mumbai.

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2.0: Audience Review

Rajinikanth is back reprising his roles of doctor Vaseegaran and Chitti in 2.0, the sequel to 2010 blockbuster Enthiran. Directed by Shankar, the movie also stars Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar in the role of Crow Man.

5 reasons to watch 2.0

Rajinikanth is back as Dr Vaseegaran and Chitti in 2.0. The sequel to 2010 blockbuster Enthiran also has Akshay Kumar making his south cinema debut. The Shankar directorial is already making news for its high-end VFX and larger than life canvas.

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Happy Birthday Akshay Kumar: Lesser Known Facts About Khiladi Kumar

Akshay Kumar has made his way through Bollywood. The superstar who continues to mint money at the box office with every new film had a remarkable journey to stardom. Here are some little-known facts about the Khiladi Kumar of Bollywood.

Akshay Kumar and Mouni Roy Reveal The Tough Part About Shooting For Gold

Gold starring Akshay Kumar and Mouni Roy is a historical sports drama based on the true events around India's first Olympic gold medal win. In an exclusive chat, Akshay and Mouni, along with director Reema Kagti and producer Ritesh Sidhwani

Jolly LLB 2 trailer: Can Akshay Kumar film match up to Jolly LLB?

As Akshay Kumar, Huma Qureshi-starrer Jolly LLB 2 landed on Monday, the big question was will it have the same wit and quaint charm of its prequel. While it delivers on some parameters, the focus on song and dance takes away some depth from the trailer. And there is Salman Khan in it too.

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Gold trailer: 5 best things

Gold trailer released amid a lot of expectations and the good news is, this Akshay Kumar film has already made cinefans excited with its patriotic theme. The film will release on August 15.

Bollywood 2017 In 5 Minutes: Everything That Made News From B-Town

Bollywood 2017 was a mixed bag where content was the king and big ticket films flopped. While Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Tiger Zinda Hai and Golmaal Again won hearts, Jab Harry Met Sejal and Tubelight failed to impress.

Twinkle Khanna On Toilet Ek Prem Katha Success

Akshay Kumar’s recent release Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is having a good run at the theaters. The film has been able to end the jinx at the box office where past few releases were not able to mint money, despite having a good star-cast and producer backing. Akshay’s film has been able to earn Rs […]

Rajinikanth-Akshay Kumar’s 2.0 Is History In Making

2.0 is director Shankar’s most-ambitious film and is the sequel to 2010 blockbuster movie Enthiran. The film stars Rajinikanth, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar, actress Amy Jackson in lead roles. Lyca Productions have sold the Telugu theatrical rights in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana for a record price. To know more about the story watch out the […]

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