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 slaps 500 crore suit against Youtuber

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar served 500 crore defamation notice to a youtuber named, Rashid Siddiquee. In his YouTube channel FF News, he has uploaded several defamatory, libelous and derogatory videos against the actor. The actor slapped ? 500 crore in damages for making "false and b ... read more

Akshay Kumar unveils his new film poster, ‘Ram Setu’

On Diwali, Akshay Kumar announced his new movie, titled ‘Ram Setu’. He released the poster today and it showed him as a traveller dressed in a shirt and cargo trouser with a small bag hanging around his shoulder. He sports partial long hair and dons a pair of glass. While sharing the ... read more

Akshay Kumar’s ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ renamed as ‘Laxmii’

The title of Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani’s upcoming film, ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ has undergone a change. The film will be now called as ‘Laxmii’. The makers decided to change the title of the film after they received legal notice from Karni Sena. Upon discussion with Central Board of Film Certif ... read more

Akshay Kumar opens up on Sushant's death, drug row in Bollywood

For the first time Akshay Kumar opened up on Sushant Singh Rajput’s death and drug row in Bollywood. The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) summoned Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan and Rakul Preet Singh in drug problem in Bollywood. Akshay released a video in Hindi, “I speak ... read more

Akshay, Twinkle adorably wish daughter Nitara on 8th birthday

Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna ‘s daughter Nitara turned 8 today and her doting parents, Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna wished their darling daughter very adorably. Sharing picture of the little princess, Twinkle wrote, “My little one turns 8! Along with all the strange and wonderful bit ... read more

Akshay Kumar’s ‘Bell Bottom’ Poster Out

Akshay Kumar has wrapped up the shooting of ‘Bell Bottom’ and it becomes the first film in the world to start and finish shoot in pandemic. "It's teamwork and I am grateful to each and every member of the cast and crew from the spot dadas to the light dadas to the technicians to the make- ... read more