Articles about 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.

'Bell Bottom': Akshay Kumar announces theatrical release on August 19

30 Jul 2021

'Bell Bottom': Akshay Kumar announces theatrical release on August 19

Makers of Bell Bottom have changed the release date, again!

Priyadarshan's next is a cop thriller, not Akshay Kumar's dramedy

26 Jul 2021

Priyadarshan's next is a cop thriller, not Akshay Kumar's dramedy

Filmmaker Priyadarshan recently made his comeback with Hungama 2.

Which South Indian films are getting remakes in Hindi?

26 Jul 2021

Which South Indian films are getting remakes in Hindi?

It's the season of remakes in Bollywood!

Charting Akshay Kumar's journey from Rs. 5K to Rs. 135cr

22 Jul 2021

Charting Akshay Kumar's journey from Rs. 5K to Rs. 135cr

Akshay Kumar is every filmmaker's dream. And why not?

Akshay Kumar to wrap up 'OMG! 2' in 15 days

21 Jul 2021

Akshay Kumar to wrap up 'OMG! 2' in 15 days

The sequel to the hit 2012 social comedy OMG: Oh My God! is happening and Akshay Kumar is apparently reprising his role as God in the movie.

What all we know about Akshay Kumar's 'Ram Setu'?

19 Jul 2021

What all we know about Akshay Kumar's 'Ram Setu'?

Akshay Kumar, Nushrratt Bharuccha, and Jacqueline Fernandez are gearing up to shoot for Abhishek Sharma's Ram Setu.

'End of an era': Film personalities mourn Dilip Kumar's demise

07 Jul 2021

'End of an era': Film personalities mourn Dilip Kumar's demise

Mourning the death of screen icon Dilip Kumar, many film personalities, including Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Manoj Bajpayee, and Chiranjeevi, said the actor's passing away at the age of 98 on Wednesday was the end of an era for the Indian cinema.

'Filhaal 2 Mohabbat': This soul-touching song finally ends the pain

06 Jul 2021

'Filhaal 2 Mohabbat': This soul-touching song finally ends the pain

Akshay Kumar and Nupur Sanon's Filhaal 2 Mohabbat song is finally out!

All you need to know about next Akshay Kumar-Priyadarshan collaboration

04 Jul 2021

All you need to know about next Akshay Kumar-Priyadarshan collaboration

While speculations have been abuzz for a long time, director Priyadarshan has now confirmed he will team up with Akshay Kumar for their next collaboration soon.

Will 'Bell Bottom' finally end up being an OTT release?

04 Jul 2021

Will 'Bell Bottom' finally end up being an OTT release?

Clouds of uncertainty around the release of Akshay Kumar's Bell Bottom are far from clearing out.

'Mohra' turns 27: What worked for the Akshay-Raveena-Suniel Shetty scorcher?

01 Jul 2021

'Mohra' turns 27: What worked for the Akshay-Raveena-Suniel Shetty scorcher?

Mohra celebrates its 27th anniversary today.

'Filhaal 2 Mohabbat' teaser: Akshay Kumar, Nupur Sanon's tale continues

30 Jun 2021

'Filhaal 2 Mohabbat' teaser: Akshay Kumar, Nupur Sanon's tale continues

Get ready to witness Akshay Kumar in a heartbroken lover avatar in the music video for Filhaal 2 Mohabbat.

'Ratsasan' Hindi remake gets its inspector Arun in Akshay Kumar?

29 Jun 2021

'Ratsasan' Hindi remake gets its inspector Arun in Akshay Kumar?

Critically and financially acclaimed Tamil movie Ratsasan is getting a Hindi remake and is likely to be headlined by Akshay Khiladi Kumar.

First look of Akshay Kumar, Nupur Sanon's 'Filhaal 2' released

24 Jun 2021

First look of Akshay Kumar, Nupur Sanon's 'Filhaal 2' released

Akshay Kumar made his music video debut with Filhall, alongside Nupur Sanon in 2019.

Has Ahan Shetty bagged an Akshay Kumar-starrer? No, clarifies Akshay

21 Jun 2021

Has Ahan Shetty bagged an Akshay Kumar-starrer? No, clarifies Akshay

Suniel Shetty's son Ahan is set to make his debut with Milan Luthria's Tadap, alongside Tara Sutaria.

'Raksha Bandhan' shoot begins, Akshay Kumar dedicates movie to sister

21 Jun 2021

'Raksha Bandhan' shoot begins, Akshay Kumar dedicates movie to sister

Akshay Kumar has begun shooting for his movie Raksha Bandhan, he announced on social media today.

'My music made Akshay Kumar a star,' claims Abhijeet Bhattacharya

20 Jun 2021

'My music made Akshay Kumar a star,' claims Abhijeet Bhattacharya

Renowned playback singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya is also known for his daring remarks about the film and music fraternity.

Theatrical release of 'Bell Bottom' opens gates for 'Sooryavanshi', '83'

20 Jun 2021

Theatrical release of 'Bell Bottom' opens gates for 'Sooryavanshi', '83'

Good news for all the movie buffs!

Akshay Kumar's 'The End' set to start later this year

17 Jun 2021

Akshay Kumar's 'The End' set to start later this year

Akshay Kumar is set to make his debut in the OTT world with his web series The End.

Wait is over! Wear your 'Bell Bottom' on July 27

15 Jun 2021

Wait is over! Wear your 'Bell Bottom' on July 27

Akshay Kumar's espionage period drama Bell Bottom is headed for a theatrical release, and makers just announced its release date.

No pay-cut, Akshay taking full Rs. 117cr for 'Bell Bottom'

14 Jun 2021

No pay-cut, Akshay taking full Rs. 117cr for 'Bell Bottom'

Akshay Kumar is not taking anything less than his full fee of Rs. 117 crore for Bell Bottom, and he clarified the same on social media.

After Karni Sena, Kshatriya body now demands 'Prithviraj' name change

14 Jun 2021

After Karni Sena, Kshatriya body now demands 'Prithviraj' name change

Looks like troubles for Akshay Kumar-starrer Prithviraj are far from over.

Bhumi Pednekar joins 'Raksha Bandhan,' marks second collaboration with Akshay

10 Jun 2021

Bhumi Pednekar joins 'Raksha Bandhan,' marks second collaboration with Akshay

Bhumi Pednekar took to social media to confirm that she will be joining Akshay Kumar in Aanand L Rai's movie Raksha Bandhan.

Amit Rai to helm Akshay Kumar's 'Oh My God! 2'?

07 Jun 2021

Amit Rai to helm Akshay Kumar's 'Oh My God! 2'?

Speculations have been abuzz that social comedy OMG: Oh My God! will be returning with a sequel soon and latest reports suggest makers have locked in on Amit Rai as the director.

After 'Padmaavat', Karni Sena's next target is Akshay Kumar's 'Prithviraj'

31 May 2021

After 'Padmaavat', Karni Sena's next target is Akshay Kumar's 'Prithviraj'

Yash Raj Films' period drama Prithviraj, based on the life of celebrated emperor Prithviraj Chauhan, has run into trouble with the infamous Karni Sena.

Menstrual Hygiene Day: How 'Pad Man' kick-started conversation around menstruation

28 May 2021

Menstrual Hygiene Day: How 'Pad Man' kick-started conversation around menstruation

Menstruation is still a taboo topic, even among the educated community.

'Sooryavanshi', 'Bell Bottom' releasing on Independence Day? Akshay Kumar responds

23 May 2021

'Sooryavanshi', 'Bell Bottom' releasing on Independence Day? Akshay Kumar responds

There were reports doing the rounds that Akshay Kumar's upcoming cop drama Sooryavanshi will see a theatrical release around Independence Day if halls open up by August.

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.