Akshay Kumar

Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia more suitably known as Akshay Kumar was born in Amritsar, Punjab in the year 1967. He has acted in over a hundred bollywood films and is also a producer and a martial arts expert. He has Canadian citizenship and is married to former bollywood actress Twinkle Khanna. Recently Akshay Kumar featured in Forbes' 100 Highest-Paid Celebrities list.

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Akshay Kumar's 'Bell Bottom' might get a direct-to-digital release

02 May 2021

Akshay Kumar's 'Bell Bottom' might get a direct-to-digital release

After the pandemic subsided a few months back in India, many filmmakers secured a theatrical release for their films.

Akshay Kumar to star in 'Mission Mangal' director's next

22 Apr 2021

Akshay Kumar to star in 'Mission Mangal' director's next

Akshay Kumar is set to team again with his Mission Mangal director Jagan Shakti for an action-drama film inspired by true events.

'Dostana-2' fallout: Akshay Kumar, Varun Dhawan, Rajkummar Rao probable replacements?

21 Apr 2021

'Dostana-2' fallout: Akshay Kumar, Varun Dhawan, Rajkummar Rao probable replacements?

Conflicting reports are emerging ever since Kartik Aaryan was dropped off from Dostana 2 cast.

Bollywood biggies cannot praise me openly, says Kangana, slams movie-mafia

08 Apr 2021

Bollywood biggies cannot praise me openly, says Kangana, slams movie-mafia

Kangana Ranaut took another sly dig at Karan Johar by revealing that "movie mafia terror" prevents her industry colleagues from praising her work openly, "unlike Alia and Deepika films."

Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Sooryavanshi' postponed as COVID-19 cases rise

05 Apr 2021

Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Sooryavanshi' postponed as COVID-19 cases rise

The release of the upcoming action film Sooryavanshi has been postponed yet again as coronavirus infections continue to surge, the film's makers announced on Monday.

A day after testing COVID-19 positive, Akshay Kumar gets hospitalized

05 Apr 2021

A day after testing COVID-19 positive, Akshay Kumar gets hospitalized

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar said today that he has been hospitalized, just a day after he tested positive for COVID-19.

'Ram Setu': After Akshay Kumar, 45 junior artists contract COVID-19

05 Apr 2021

'Ram Setu': After Akshay Kumar, 45 junior artists contract COVID-19

Yesterday, Akshay Kumar announced that he has tested positive for COVID-19. He was busy shooting his upcoming movie, Ram Setu, at the time of his diagnosis.

Akshay Kumar tests positive for COVID-19; under home quarantine

04 Apr 2021

Akshay Kumar tests positive for COVID-19; under home quarantine

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on Sunday tested positive for COVID-19.

Akshay Kumar's 'Sooryavanshi' may not release next month

31 Mar 2021

Akshay Kumar's 'Sooryavanshi' may not release next month

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar's highly-anticipated movie Sooryavanshi which secured an April 30 release could be delayed again.

'Hera Pheri' turns 21: Lesser-known facts about the cult classic

31 Mar 2021

'Hera Pheri' turns 21: Lesser-known facts about the cult classic

Any conversation about cult Indian comedies is incomplete without mentioning Priyadarshan's Hera Pheri.

Shooting of 'Ram Setu' begins, Akshay Kumar reveals his look

30 Mar 2021

Shooting of 'Ram Setu' begins, Akshay Kumar reveals his look

The shooting of Akshay Kumar's much-anticipated project, Ram Setu, has finally started, the actor announced on social media on Tuesday.

'Ram Setu': Akshay Kumar and team leave for Ayodhya

18 Mar 2021

'Ram Setu': Akshay Kumar and team leave for Ayodhya

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar zoomed off to Ayodhya on Thursday to film the muhurat shot of his next project, Ram Setu.

'Ram Setu': Akshay Kumar heading to Ayodhya for 'muhurat' shot

15 Mar 2021

'Ram Setu': Akshay Kumar heading to Ayodhya for 'muhurat' shot

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar will be visiting Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, soon for the muhurat shot of Ram Setu.

Akshay Kumar's 'Bell Bottom' set for a May release

21 Feb 2021

Akshay Kumar's 'Bell Bottom' set for a May release

The release date for Akshay Kumar's spy-thriller Bell Bottom has finally been revealed.

Maharashtra Congress threatens to halt Big B, Akshay's film shoots

18 Feb 2021

Maharashtra Congress threatens to halt Big B, Akshay's film shoots

The Maharashtra Congress chief has lashed out at top film stars such as Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar because of their silence on the rising fuel prices.

Four years of 'Jolly LLB 2': Some interesting facts

10 Feb 2021

Four years of 'Jolly LLB 2': Some interesting facts

Akshay Kumar-starrer Jolly LLB 2 tackled the issue of a fake encounter and its legal aftermath.

Akshay Kumar to start Aanand Rai's 'Raksha Bandhan' in April

05 Feb 2021

Akshay Kumar to start Aanand Rai's 'Raksha Bandhan' in April

After working together on Atrangi Re, Akshay Kumar and director Aanand L Rai have teamed up for a second time for Raksha Bandhan.

Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Sooryavanshi' to release in April: Report

03 Feb 2021

Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Sooryavanshi' to release in April: Report

After months of wait, Akshay Kumar-starrer Sooryavanshi may finally arrive in theaters this April.

Indian Government will continue ban on PUBG and TikTok

26 Jan 2021

Indian Government will continue ban on PUBG and TikTok

The Indian Government has reportedly sent notices to Chinese app makers relaying that their existing bans will continue. The government had blocked 59 Chinese apps in June and 118 more in September last year.

'Bachchan Pandey': Akshay Kumar announces film's release date

23 Jan 2021

'Bachchan Pandey': Akshay Kumar announces film's release date

Akshay Kumar has announced the release date of his next movie, Bachchan Pandey.

Homegrown game FAU-G coming to Android devices on Republic Day

21 Jan 2021

Homegrown game FAU-G coming to Android devices on Republic Day

Fearless and United Guards (FAU-G), a game by Studio nCore Pvt. Ltd. and promoted by Akshay Kumar is set to hit Android devices on January 26. It will compete with popular battle royale game PUBG for a share of the Indian mobile gaming market.

Akshay Kumar's 'Bell Bottom's release pushed to June 2021

15 Jan 2021

Akshay Kumar's 'Bell Bottom's release pushed to June 2021

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar's upcoming spy thriller Bell Bottom, which was scheduled to be released in April this year, has been postponed.

'Bachchan Pandey': Akshay Kumar shares new look from the movie

07 Jan 2021

'Bachchan Pandey': Akshay Kumar shares new look from the movie

Actor Akshay Kumar, who recently started shooting for his film Bachchan Pandey, has shared his first look from the sets.

Kriti Sanon enjoys bike ride on sets of 'Bachchan Pandey'

05 Jan 2021

Kriti Sanon enjoys bike ride on sets of 'Bachchan Pandey'

Bollywood actor Kriti Sanon had a great time riding a bike on the sets of her upcoming film Bachchan Pandey.

Akshay Kumar to charge Rs. 135 crore per film?

29 Dec 2020

Akshay Kumar to charge Rs. 135 crore per film?

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar has hiked his fee for his upcoming movies releasing in 2022.

RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

24 Dec 2020

RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

Director Ram Gopal Varma is all set to release his new movie 12'o'clock in theaters on January 8, 2021.

Mithun Chakraborty collapses on film set due to food poisoning

21 Dec 2020

Mithun Chakraborty collapses on film set due to food poisoning

Actor Mithun Chakraborty on Saturday collapsed on the sets of a movie after suffering from food poisoning.

Dhanush to star in Russo Brothers' 'The Gray Man'

18 Dec 2020

Dhanush to star in Russo Brothers' 'The Gray Man'

Tamil film star Dhanush has bagged perhaps the most ambitious project of his career thus far, as he is all set to star in director duo Anthony and Joe Russo's new film The Gray Man, alongside Hollywood stars Chris Evans, Ryan Gosling, and others.

Pankaj Tripathi joins the cast of 'Bachchan Pandey'

14 Dec 2020

Pankaj Tripathi joins the cast of 'Bachchan Pandey'

Pankaj Tripathi is all set to team up once again with producer Sajid Nadiadwala for the upcoming film Bachchan Pandey.

Akshay, SRK feature on Forbes' list of most influential stars

09 Dec 2020

Akshay, SRK feature on Forbes' list of most influential stars

Forbes Asia has released a list of top 100 most influential celebrities on social media across the Asia-Pacific region.

Akshay Kumar shares Christopher Nolan's special note for Dimple Kapadia

05 Dec 2020

Akshay Kumar shares Christopher Nolan's special note for Dimple Kapadia

Christopher Nolan's Tenet released in India on Friday, and garnered mixed reviews.

Sara Ali Khan defends "problematic" plot of 'Coolie No. 1'

05 Dec 2020

Sara Ali Khan defends "problematic" plot of 'Coolie No. 1'

Actor Sara Ali Khan is all set for the release of her upcoming movie, a remake of the 1995 comedy film Coolie No. 1, with Varun Dhawan.

Akshay Kumar set to shoot 'Ram Setu' in Ayodhya

04 Dec 2020

Akshay Kumar set to shoot 'Ram Setu' in Ayodhya

Recently, Akshay Kumar met with the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, and discussed his upcoming movie Ram Setu.

Actor Shiv Kumar Verma suffering from COPD; CINTAA seeks help

03 Dec 2020

Actor Shiv Kumar Verma suffering from COPD; CINTAA seeks help

Veteran actor Shiv Kumar Verma, who has also worked in many movies including Halla Bol, is suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and has been hospitalized.

Sushant Singh Rajput tops Yahoo's most searched personalities' list

02 Dec 2020

Sushant Singh Rajput tops Yahoo's most searched personalities' list

Late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has topped Yahoo's annual list of the most searched personalities of the year.

Akshay Kumar to reunite with 'Mission Mangal' director Jagan Shakti?

02 Dec 2020

Akshay Kumar to reunite with 'Mission Mangal' director Jagan Shakti?

As usual, Akshay Kumar remains super busy on the work front.

Yogi Adityanath lists Lucknow Municipal Corporation bond  at BSE

02 Dec 2020

Yogi Adityanath lists Lucknow Municipal Corporation bond at BSE

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath listed Lucknow Municipal Corporation bond at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) this morning. The state's capital has now become the ninth Indian city to raise municipal bonds.

Jacqueline Fernandez teams up with Akshay Kumar for 'Bachchan Pandey'

01 Dec 2020

Jacqueline Fernandez teams up with Akshay Kumar for 'Bachchan Pandey'

Jacqueline Fernandez and Akshay Kumar have teamed up once again for the upcoming action-comedy movie, Bachchan Pandey.

Arshad Warsi joins Akshay Kumar for 'Bachchan Pandey'

30 Nov 2020

Arshad Warsi joins Akshay Kumar for 'Bachchan Pandey'

Akshay Kumar and Arshad Warsi will soon be seen together in Sajid Nadiadwala's upcoming action-comedy film, Bachchan Pandey.

'Hinduphobic Anurag Basu' trends on Twitter over 'Ludo' scene

27 Nov 2020

'Hinduphobic Anurag Basu' trends on Twitter over 'Ludo' scene

Amid the appreciation that director Anurag Basu received for his recently-released dark comedy movie Ludo, a section of people have come to slam the filmmaker for allegedly showing Hinduism in a demeaning manner.