Akshay Kumar: News

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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22 May 2024

Ahmed Khan

'200 horses used': 'Welcome 3' wraps action-filled Mumbai schedule

The third installment of the popular Welcome franchise, titled Welcome to the Jungle, has successfully concluded its extensive shooting schedule in Mumbai.

21 May 2024

Cannes Film Festival

Vishnu Manchu delighted by reactions to 'Kannappa' teaser at Cannes

Vishnu Manchu, Mohan Babu, and Prabhu Deva attended the prestigious Cannes Film Festival to promote their forthcoming film, Kannappa.

21 May 2024

Sanjay Dutt

Is 'health' reason behind Sanjay Dutt's exit from 'Welcome 3'

The news of Sanjay Dutt not being a part of Akshay Kumar's Welcome to the Jungle has spread rapidly.

21 May 2024

Ahmed Khan

'Welcome 3' loses Sanjay Dutt due to 'disorganized' shooting schedule

The much-awaited third installment of the popular Welcome franchise, titled Welcome to the Jungle, has hit a snag.

20 May 2024

Anirudh Ravichander

Showdown: 'Indian 2,' 'Sarfira,' 'Vedaa' to clash on July 12

The film industry is preparing for a significant box office showdown on July 12, as Kamal Haasan's Indian 2 is set to compete against Akshay Kumar's Sarfira and John Abraham's Vedaa.

Lok Sabha Elections: Akshay casts first vote; Rajkummar, Janhvi join

The fifth phase of voting of the Lok Sabha Elections began on Monday and witnessed a surge of early celebrity voters in Mumbai, including actor Akshay Kumar, actor-director Farhan Akhtar, The Archies director Zoya Akhtar, and industrialist Anil Ambani.

16 May 2024

Bollywood

Dharmesh Darshan announces plans for 'Dhadkan 2'

Celebrated Bollywood filmmaker Dharmesh Darshan, renowned for his blockbuster films such as Lootere (1993), Raja Hindustani (1996), and Dhadkan (2000), recently unveiled plans for his new project, Dhadkan 2.

13 May 2024

Cannes Film Festival

Vishnu Manchu's 'Kannappa' teaser to premiere at Cannes

The much-awaited teaser of Vishnu Manchu's forthcoming film, Kannappa, is slated for a grand launch at the esteemed Cannes Film Festival on May 20.

13 May 2024

Raveena Tandon

Massive 10-acre set created for Akshay's 'Welcome To The Jungle'

Forget everything you thought you knew about grand Bollywood productions!

13 May 2024

Priyadarshan

Alia-Kiara-Keerthy: Who will star opposite Akshay Kumar in Priyadarshan's next

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is teaming up with acclaimed filmmaker Priyadarshan for a new horror comedy, sparking excitement among fans.

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' is nearing its end

For over a month now, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan—featuring Akshay Kumar, and Tiger Shroff—has been running in theaters.

08 May 2024

Priyadarshan

Saif Ali Khan, Priyadarshan in early talks for thriller: Report

Acclaimed actor Saif Ali Khan and esteemed director Priyadarshan are reportedly in preliminary discussions for a potential thriller project.

06 May 2024

Arshad Warsi

Huma Qureshi returns for 'Jolly LLB 3'; joins Akshay, Arshad

After the buzz surrounding the commencement of filming for Jolly LLB 3 with Akshay Kumar and Arshad Warsi, reports on Monday confirmed that Huma Qureshi is set to join the cast.

06 May 2024

Abhishek Bachchan

Abhishek Bachchan joins Akshay-Riteish in Sajid Nadiadwala's 'Housefull 5'

Sajid Nadiadwala's Housefull 5 has further expanded its cast ensemble.

Box office: Akshay-Tiger's 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' is steady

The Bollywood action film, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, featuring Akshay Kumar, Tiger Shroff, Sonakshi Sinha, and Alaya F, has maintained its position at the box office despite a fluctuating performance.

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' inches closer to ₹65cr

Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, didn't hit the mark at the Indian box office as was anticipated by trade analysts.

30 Apr 2024

Riteish Deshmukh

Akshay Kumar, Sajid Nadiadwala to film 'Housefull 5' in August

The dynamic duo of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar and Sajid Nadiadwala, are set to embark on their next joint venture, Housefull 5.

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' almost hits ₹60cr mark

In 17 days, Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff's Bade Miyan Chote Miyan is on the brink of crossing the ₹60cr mark.

27 Apr 2024

Taapsee Pannu

'Khel Khel Mein': Akshay-Taapsee-Fardeen's comedy-drama sets release date

A new comedy-drama starring Akshay Kumar is gearing up for its release!

27 Apr 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' loses all hope

Audiences eagerly anticipated a high-octane action extravaganza in Bade Miyan Chote Miyan—starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff.

26 Apr 2024

Priyadarshan

Priyadarshan to direct Akshay Kumar in a horror-comedy film

Acclaimed director Priyadarshan has revealed his latest project, a horror-comedy film featuring Bollywood star Akshay Kumar!

25 Apr 2024

Agastya Nanda

Akshay Kumar's niece to make her Bollywood debut with 'Ikkis'

Make way for one more actor from a film family.

24 Apr 2024

Tiger Shroff

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' faces turbulent journey

Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, is facing a downward spiral in revenue, showing little promise of a resurgence.

23 Apr 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan's performance continues to disappoint

Ali Abbas Zafar's Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, has seen a significant drop in its box office performance.

23 Apr 2024

Ajay Devgn

'Maidaan' box office collection: Ajay Devgn's sports drama struggles

The sports biographical drama, Maidaan, featuring Ajay Devgn and directed by Amit Ravindernath Sharma, has experienced a slow second week at the box office.

22 Apr 2024

Ali Abbas Zafar

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan's earnings remain low 

Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff's Bade Miyan Chote Miyan was one of the most anticipated releases of the year, but it fizzled out quickly upon its arrival on Eid.

21 Apr 2024

Twinkle Khanna

Twinkle Khanna reacts to reports of attending Dawood Ibrahim's parties

With her trademark wit and humor, Twinkle Khanna recently tackled persistent rumors surrounding her alleged involvement in parties hosted by notorious underworld figure Dawood Ibrahim in Dubai.

21 Apr 2024

Manushi Chhillar

Manushi Chhillar finally addresses age gap with co-star Akshay Kumar

Manushi Chhillar, the former Miss World and now Bollywood actor, recently addressed the significant age difference between her and co-star Akshay Kumar.

20 Apr 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan's collections dwindle further

Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, is facing a significant slump in its box office collections.

19 Apr 2024

Ali Abbas Zafar

'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan's failure leads to industry overhaul: Report

The highly anticipated action thriller, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan (BMCM), directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, was released on April 11 (Eid) but fizzled out quickly at the Indian box office.

19 Apr 2024

Ali Abbas Zafar

'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' crosses ₹50 crore mark

The action film Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, has achieved the ₹50 crore milestone on its eighth day in theaters.

18 Apr 2024

Ali Abbas Zafar

'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' nears ₹50cr mark on Day 7

The action film Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, is close to reaching the ₹50 crore milestone on its seventh day in cinemas, Wednesday.

16 Apr 2024

Hyderabad

Akshay Kumar lands in Hyderabad for Telugu debut, 'Kannappa'

After making a mark in Bollywood, Akshay Kumar is now all set to make his debut in Telugu cinema with the upcoming mythological drama Kannappa.

16 Apr 2024

Ali Abbas Zafar

Box office: Akshay-Tiger's 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' witnesses sharp decline

The action film Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, has seen a significant drop in its domestic box office collection on the fifth day of its release.

15 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' experiences decent weekend

Eid is considered a lucrative weekend for filmmakers across industries in India, and over the years, Bollywood has produced several commercial blockbusters in the same window. This year in Bollywood, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan locked horns with Maidaan.

14 Apr 2024

Tiger Shroff

Box office: Akshay-Tiger's 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' sees slight uptick

In a clash with Ajay Devgn's Maidaan, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, featuring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, made a thunderous debut on Thursday, pulling in an impressive ₹15.65cr.

13 Apr 2024

Tiger Shroff

Box office: 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' edges toward ₹25cr

With anticipation at a fever pitch, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan—starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff—made a thunderous entrance at the box office on Thursday.

12 Apr 2024

JW Marriott

Man poses to be Akshay Kumar's employee to cheat woman 

In a recent development, Mumbai's Juhu Police Station has arrested an individual named Prince Kumar Sinha.

12 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' debut day collection falls short

The much-anticipated Bollywood film, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, had a disappointing opening day at the box office.

09 Apr 2024

Tiger Shroff

'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' dominates advance bookings over 'Maidaan'

When are Maidaan and Bade Miyan Chote Miyan hitting theaters? This question has become the talk of the town.