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'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.

Saroj Khan's granddaughter is still unaware of her death

25 Nov 2020

Saroj Khan's granddaughter is still unaware of her death

Legendary Bollywood choreographer, Saroj Khan, who was fondly known as the Mother of Dance, passed away earlier this year but her unforgettable charm lives on.

YouTuber opposes Akshay Kumar's Rs. 500 crore defamation case

21 Nov 2020

YouTuber opposes Akshay Kumar's Rs. 500 crore defamation case

After being sued with a Rs. 500 crore defamation case by actor Akshay Kumar for making false claims in his videos, YouTuber Rashid Siddiquee has refused to pay the amount, claiming there was nothing defamatory in his content.

People thought I was begging: When Sara danced on street

21 Nov 2020

People thought I was begging: When Sara danced on street

Recently, one of Sara Ali Khan's old videos went viral where she was seen sharing a memory from her childhood, leaving fans in splits.

Akshay files a Rs. 500 crore defamation suit against YouTuber

19 Nov 2020

Akshay files a Rs. 500 crore defamation suit against YouTuber

Actor Akshay Kumar has reportedly filed a defamation case against a YouTuber, who accused him of involvement in fellow actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case.

Certainly left a scar: Twinkle Khanna's hilarious post on 'Mela'

17 Nov 2020

Certainly left a scar: Twinkle Khanna's hilarious post on 'Mela'

Twinkle Khanna, who never takes a back seat while mocking her own acting skills, recently took a jibe at her 2000 film Mela, leaving fans in splits.

Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmii' flooded with 1-star rating on IMDb

13 Nov 2020

Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmii' flooded with 1-star rating on IMDb

Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani-starrer horror-comedy movie Laxmii is facing heavy backlash from viewers.

Akshay Kumar to star in Mudassar Aziz's comedy movie

11 Nov 2020

Akshay Kumar to star in Mudassar Aziz's comedy movie

Just after the release of his much-awaited film Laxmii, Akshay Kumar has bagged a Mudassar Aziz-directed wacky comedy movie, set to be released in 2021.

'Laxmii' beats opening day record of 'Dil Bechara'

11 Nov 2020

'Laxmii' beats opening day record of 'Dil Bechara'

Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani's Laxmii has broken the viewership record previously held by Dil Bechara on streaming platform Disney+ Hotstar.

'Laxmii' review: Akshay Kumar's film is nonsensical and wasteful

11 Nov 2020

'Laxmii' review: Akshay Kumar's film is nonsensical and wasteful

Laxmii is, more or less, all the things that you do not want a film to be.

'83' and 'Sooryavanshi' will now be out in 2021

06 Nov 2020

'83' and 'Sooryavanshi' will now be out in 2021

In what might disappoint cine-goers, both Ranveer Singh-starrer sports film 83 and Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi have been delayed yet again.

Why are Twitter users calling for ban on Akshay's 'Laxmii'?

05 Nov 2020

Why are Twitter users calling for ban on Akshay's 'Laxmii'?

Akshay Kumar's upcoming movie Laxmii has been mired in controversy for a long time now.

After controversy, Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmmi Bomb' renamed 'Laxmii'

29 Oct 2020

After controversy, Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmmi Bomb' renamed 'Laxmii'

The title of Akshay Kumar's upcoming film Laxmmi Bomb has been changed to Laxmii.

As her beauty brand turns one, Katrina launches 'Kay Konversations'

24 Oct 2020

As her beauty brand turns one, Katrina launches 'Kay Konversations'

Bollywood actor Katrina Kaif marked the special occasion of her brand Kay Beauty turning one on Thursday, by launching a video series called Kay Konversations.

Ranveer Singh teams up with Rohit Shetty for 'Cirkus'

19 Oct 2020

Ranveer Singh teams up with Rohit Shetty for 'Cirkus'

After Simmba and Sooryavanshi, Ranveer Singh is all set to team up with Rohit Shetty for the third time for an upcoming comedy film, Cirkus.

Kangana slams Bollywood for filing lawsuit against media houses

13 Oct 2020

Kangana slams Bollywood for filing lawsuit against media houses

Kangana Ranaut has slammed Bollywood, after leading filmmakers and stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan, and Karan Johar filed a lawsuit in the Delhi High Court against media houses for slandering the industry.

Cow dung chip, providing "protection from radiation," unveiled by government

13 Oct 2020

Cow dung chip, providing "protection from radiation," unveiled by government

In a bizarre turn of events, Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog (RKA) Chairman Vallabhbhai Kathiria unveiled a chip made of cow dung on Monday announcing that it reduces harmful radiations from mobiles.

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

12 Oct 2020

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

More than 30 leading Bollywood filmmakers have filed a case in the Delhi High Court against two top news channels over their coverage of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case investigation.

'83' to release this Christmas, 'Sooryavanshi' pushed to 2021

12 Oct 2020

'83' to release this Christmas, 'Sooryavanshi' pushed to 2021

Ranveer Singh-starrer sports-drama 83 is all set to hit the theaters around Christmas this year, while Akshay Kumar's much-awaited Sooryavanshi will be pushed to early next year.

'Laxmmi Bomb' trailer: Akshay Kumar goes all out

09 Oct 2020

'Laxmmi Bomb' trailer: Akshay Kumar goes all out

Akshay Kumar's Laxmmi Bomb, which is slated to be released on Disney+ Hotstar this November, dropped its trailer today.

Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmmi Bomb' trailer to be out tomorrow

08 Oct 2020

Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmmi Bomb' trailer to be out tomorrow

Akshay Kumar, the undisputed "Khiladi" of Bollywood, on Thursday announced that the trailer of his upcoming film Laxmmi Bomb will be out tomorrow (Friday, October 9).

Not entire Bollywood involved in drugs controversy, says Akshay

04 Oct 2020

Not entire Bollywood involved in drugs controversy, says Akshay

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar on Saturday posted a message, addressing the tragic death of fellow actor Sushant Singh Rajput and the subsequent allegations of rampant drug abuse in the Hindi film industry.