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

Akshay Kumar gains weight for 'Raksha Bandhan'

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has put on extra kilos for his upcoming film, ‘Raksha Bandhan’. The Khiladi actor informed that he has gained weight by natural process. Here’s what the ‘Rustom’ actor wrote, "I quite enjoy the process of losing or gaining weight for a character because I ... read more

Akshay Kumar denies the report of slashing his fees by Rs 30 cr

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is the most bankable actor in Bollywood. His movies never miss to rule the box-office. His movies make 100 crore at the box-office. However, the latest buzz doing the round on net is that the Khiladi actor slashed his fees by 30 crore for his upcoming film spy thrille ... read more

Akshay Kumar admitted to hospital after testing Covid positive

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar was admitted to the hospital after testing covid-19 positive. He was admitted to the hospital on Sunday. Khiladi Kumar updated about his health to his fans. He assured his well-wishers that he is ‘doing fine’ but has been admitted to hospital ‘as a precautiona ... read more

Akshay, Raveena, Amitabh and others wish fans on ‘Ram Navami’

The festival of Ram Navami is being celebrated across the country today. The celebration marks the birth of Lord Ram. Owing to COVID 19 pandemic, the celebration of the festival is restricted. Our Bollywood celebrities took to their social media handle to wish their fans on the occasion of R ... read more

Akshay Kumar donates Rs 1 Crore for Covid relief

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar made contribution of Rs 1 crore to cricketer turned politician Gautam Gambhir foundation for food, meds and oxygen for the needy. The 39-year-old cricketer thanked Akshay Kumar for his contribution, "Every help in this gloom comes as a ray of hope. Thanks a lot ... read more

Akshay Kumar recovers from Covid, returns home from hospital

Superstar Akshay Kumar gets free from Covid-19 and he returns home today. The news was shared by Akshay’s writer wife Twinkle Khanna. Twinkle took to her Instagram stories and shared a black and white caricature of her and Akshay to share the home coming news of the ‘Rustom’ actor. She ca ... read more