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 rushes to Delhi to meet PM Modi

Akshay Kumar left for New Delhi to meet prime minister Narendra Modi. the reason if Akshay’s upcoming film, ‘Padman’, which was earlier scheduled to release on January 26 but pushed behind for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmaavat’. Akshay will screen ‘Padman’ for PM Modi and spend about three hours ... read more

Twinkle captures Akshay Kumar, Nitara’s beach moment

Ahead of ‘Padman’ release, Akshay Kumar headed to Goa for a family vacation and the pictures of the vacay was surfaced on net. One delightful sight is Akshay and daughter Nitara strolling around the beach at the sunset. The picture shows Nitara playing at the beach while Akshay looks on. ... read more

Akshay Kumar to romance Parineeti Chopra in ‘Kesari’

Parineeti Chopra’s career is going to take a sprung. She has bagged a promising project. The actress will play the female lead in the much talked about movie, ‘Kesari’ to be co-produced by Karan Johar and Akshay Kumar. For the first time Parineeti is going to share screen space with Akshay Kumar. ... read more