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.

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Akshay Kumar shares new poster of ‘Padman’

Akshay Kumar shared a brand new poster of his upcoming film, ‘Padman’. He captioned the poster as “#PadManTalks : Mad only become famous! @PadManTheFilm @sonamakapoor @radhika_apte @mrsfunnybones @SonyPicsIndia @kriarj #RBalki,” the Toilet: Ek Prem Katha star wrote alongside the picture. T ... read more

Nitara enjoys ride with father Akshay Kumar

Nitara enjoys bicycle ride with doting father Akshay Kumar. On the set of ‘Padman’ Akshay Kumar takes daughter Nitara for a joyous bike ride. The six-year-old little munchkin was seen sitting behind Akshay on a bicycle as they ride together by the bank of a river. Sharing the picture, Aksh ... read more

Vinod Dua, daughter Mallika Dua lashes out at Akshay Kumar

Veteran journalist Vinod Dua and his daughter Mallika Dua lashes out at Akshay Kumar after the latter cracked a joke on Mallika on the comedy show, ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’ During one episode, the Khiladi Kumar poked fun on Mallika, saying, “Mallikaji aap bell bajao, main apko ... read more

Akshay Kumar shares ‘Padman’ poster

Akshay Kumar unveiled the poster of his upcoming film, ‘Padman’. Sharing the poster, Akshay wrote#“Not all superheroes come with capes! Bringing you the true story of a real superhero, #Padman this Republic Day – 26th January, 2018!” In his tweet, he also announced the release date of ‘Pad ... read more