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

Kamal Haasan reveals why he refused Rajinikanth’s ‘2.0’

Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan was reportedly offered the role of the main antagonist in ‘2.0’ the sequel of Rajinikanth starrer 2010 film ‘Robot’. But the actor declined the role which eventually went to Akshay Kumar, who will be making his Tamil debut with the sci-fi directed by Shankar. I ... read more

Nitara will be a little Ninja, Akshay on daughter Nitara

Akshay Kumar, who is a master in martial art and so his son Aarav turning out just like him also wants his little bundle of joy Nitara to learn self-defence technique. While speaking to Hindustan Times, Akki gets candid and talked in brief about his wish to train Nitara in marti ... read more

‘Housefull 3’ team visit Asin & Rahul’s home in Delhi

The star cast of the ‘Housefull 3’ was in New Delhi to promote their upcoming comedy film. Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Lisa Haydon had the media persons in splits at the event. Akshay was extremely thrilled about the release of the film. He said that it is the ... read more

Akshay, Twinkle with son Aarav for movie outing

Akshay Kumar is a perfect family man. He is one among those actors who does not work on Sundays. Sundays are totally dedicated for family. Despite hectic schedule, he makes sure that he spends enough quality time with his family. This is not the first time the ‘Airlift’ actor was spotted on a mov ... read more

Aarav gets black belt in kudo, mom Twinkle ecstatic

Twinkle and Akshay Kumar’s son Aarav has received his first degree black belt in Kudo, which is a Japanese martial art and Aarav’s parents are highly thrilled with his achievement. The proud parents shared the good news on social media. Overjoyed with his son's achievement, Akshay says th ... read more

Akshay Kumar, wife Twinkle off to a secret vacation

Busiest actor Akshay Kumar always finds time for his family. Akshay Kumar has taken a break from work and headed to an undisclosed location with his loving wife Twinkle Khanna. The lovely couple shared picture from their romantic gateway. The ‘Airlift’ actor shared a selfie of the two and ... read more

Sonakshi to romance Akshay in ‘Namastey England’

The ‘Dabangg’ girl Sonakshi Sinha has been roped in to play Akshay Kumar’s leading lady in the new film ‘Namastey England’. The 28-year-old actress took to Twitter to confirm the news#”Namaste England… Its official!”. It is also buzzed that Anushka Sharma and Kangana Ranaut were ap ... read more