Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia a.k.a Akshay Kumar was born in Amritsar, Punjab on November 9th, 1967. He is nicknamed Akki and Mac.

He learnt martial arts in Hong Kong and has also worked as a waiter in Bangkok. While he was teaching martial arts, one of his students suggested him to go for modelling. Subsequently, he joined Bollywood with the movie “Saugandh” in 1991. He is known to perform his own stunts and is famous for his Khiladi movies-Khiladi(1992) with Ayesha Jhulka, “Main Khiladi Tu Anadi”(1994) with Saif Ali Khan, “Mr. and Mrs Khiladi”(1997) with Juhi Chawla and “Khiladi 420” in 2000. He has also done family dramas like “Dhadkan” in 2001 with Shilpa Shetty and Suniel Shetty, Waqt(2005) with Amitabh Bachchan. Of late, he is known for his comedy movies like “Hera Pheri” in 2000 with Paresh Rawal and Suniel Shetty, Garam Masala(2005) with John Abraham and “Phir Hera Pheri” and “Mujhse Shaadi Karogi” in 2004 with Priyanka Chopra and Salman Khan. His last released movie was “Tees Maar Khan” (2010), directed by Farah Khan. He won the Best Villain award for “Ajnabee” in 2001, co-starring Bobby Deol.

Akshay has been linked with most of his heroines, namely Pooja Batra, Raveena Tandon, Rekha and Shilpa Shetty, before tying the knot with Twinkle Khanna in 2001. He has a son, Aarav, who was born in 2002.

From being a waiter to a Bollywood star, Akshay Kumar has come a long way. Today, Akshay Kumar is considered to be one of the most dependable stars of Bollywood.

All About Akshay Kumar

Twinkle Khanna forgets wedding date, Akshay reminds her

Bollywood’s cherished couple Twinkle Khanna and Akshay Kumar team up for PC Jewellers ad and the concept of the ad was awfully mind-blowing. It shows Twinkle working on her laptop and asking Akshay, 'which year did we get married?' the camera then pans towards Akshay, who says, "If your w ... read more

Happy Dussehra to all of you! Bollywood stars wished fans

On the auspicious occasion of Dusshera, Bollywood celebrities took to the social media to wish their fans love, happiness and prosperity. Here's what the stars tweeted: Anil Kapoor: May the victory of Good over Evilinspire you towards having your own victories! #HappyDussehra #Vij ... read more

Akshay Kumar celebrates birthday with family in Swiss Alps

Akshay Kumar celebrated his 50th birthday today with his family. The actor is currently holidaying in Swiss Alps and having the best birthday celebration with his family. It was his little darling’s wish to see snow and so the superstar father planned the Swiss Alps vacation to fulfil ... read more

Akshay, Twinkle, Aarav, Nitara return from vacation

Akshay Kumar and his family were spotted at Mumbai international airport. Akshay, Twinkle, Aarav and Nitara were spotted at the airport last night as they return from their Swiss Alps vacation. The ‘Rustom’ actor celebrated his 50thbirthday in Swiss Alps with his family. It was ... read more

Akshay Kumar’s daughter Nitara enjoys stroll with her friend

Akshay Kumar and Twnkle Khanna’s daughter Nitara spend some quality time with her friend. Nitara seems very happy to bond with her friend. As she walks, Nitara holds the hand of her friend. She looks adorable in a white top and green pants and matching headband. She was accompanied by her ... read more

Birthday boy Akshay Kumar unveils ‘Gold’ poster

On her occasion of his 50th birthday, Akshay Kumar treated his fans which a brand new poster of ‘Gold’. Sharing the poster, Akshay Kumar wrote# “Through every passing year, I understood life a bit better. Through every film of mine, I learned something new.  They say every ... read more

Akshay Kumar is pregnant with six kids, flaunts baby bump

Akshay Kumar, who is known for portrayal of various characters on-screen with sheer brilliance, will be next seen as a pregnant lady, sorry pregnant male. Yes, you read it right, The ‘Rustom’ actor will be seen as a pregnant man in the famous comedy show “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge-5”. ... read more