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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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.

Filming of Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Bell Bottom' wrapped up

01 Oct 2020

Filming of Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Bell Bottom' wrapped up

It's a wrap for Akshay Kumar-starrer Bell Bottom!

Move over "elephant poop tea," Akshay drinks cow urine everyday

11 Sep 2020

Move over "elephant poop tea," Akshay drinks cow urine everyday

Just days after a teaser clip for Akshay Kumar's upcoming Into The Wild episode showed him sipping on what they call "elephant-poop tea," the 53-year-old actor has revealed that he drinks cow's urine "for Ayurvedic reasons" every day.

Aamir Khan's brother Faisal alleges Karan Johar insulted him once

08 Sep 2020

Aamir Khan's brother Faisal alleges Karan Johar insulted him once

Superstar Aamir Khan's brother Faisal Khan has alleged that filmmaker Karan Johar had once insulted him and "put him down."

All you need to know about Akshay Kumar's FAU-G game

05 Sep 2020

All you need to know about Akshay Kumar's FAU-G game

Just days after the Indian government placed a fresh ban on more than 100 Chinese apps including the popular battle royale game PUBG amid escalated tension in Ladakh, a made-in-India alternative has been announced.

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood mourns loss of Pranab Mukherjee, more

31 Aug 2020

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood mourns loss of Pranab Mukherjee, more

On Monday, Bollywood celebrities took to social media to mourn the loss of former President and Congress party veteran Pranab Mukherjee, who passed away this evening at the age of 84.

New 'Into The Wild' teaser features Akshay and "elephant-poop tea"

31 Aug 2020

New 'Into The Wild' teaser features Akshay and "elephant-poop tea"

A fresh teaser of the upcoming special episode of Bear Grylls's Into The Wild featuring Bollywood star Akshay Kumar is now out.

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi, and more

22 Aug 2020

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi, and more

On Saturday, news in the world of entertainment was mostly about Bollywood stars reveling in Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations. The 10-day festivities commenced today.

Second Time Lucky: Dwayne Johnson becomes world's highest paid actor

16 Aug 2020

Second Time Lucky: Dwayne Johnson becomes world's highest paid actor

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has won the bout again.

PM Modi mentions sanitary pads at Red Fort, impresses Twitterati

15 Aug 2020

PM Modi mentions sanitary pads at Red Fort, impresses Twitterati

Breaking taboos pertaining to menstruation and taking many by surprise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government delivered sanitary pads to poor women across India at Re. 1.

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood celebrates Raksha Bandhan, and more

03 Aug 2020

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood celebrates Raksha Bandhan, and more

On Monday, news in the world of entertainment was about Raksha Bandhan, Raksha Bandhan, and Raksha Bandhan. And, why not!

'Raksha Bandhan': Akshay announces new film, dedicates it to sister

03 Aug 2020

'Raksha Bandhan': Akshay announces new film, dedicates it to sister

On the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan, superstar Akshay Kumar has announced a new film and rightly dedicated to his beloved sister, Alka Bhatia.

Bollywood action director Parvez Khan passes away at 55

27 Jul 2020

Bollywood action director Parvez Khan passes away at 55

Bollywood action director Parvez Khan, best known for his work in Hindi movies such as Andhadhun and Badlapur, passed away on Monday after suffering a massive heart attack. He was 55.

'Phone Bhoot': Katrina, Siddhant, Ishaan team up for horror-comedy

20 Jul 2020

'Phone Bhoot': Katrina, Siddhant, Ishaan team up for horror-comedy

Got any bhoot-related problems? Stop worrying, desi ghost-busters Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Ishaan Khatter are coming to rescue you.

"Wasn't he crying?" Karan Johar trolled for attending Neetu's birthday

09 Jul 2020

"Wasn't he crying?" Karan Johar trolled for attending Neetu's birthday

Karan Johar has come under the scanner, once again.

Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend

08 Jul 2020

Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend

Filmmaker Karan Johar is deeply upset by the heavy backlash and online trolling that he has been subjected to ever since the tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his close friend revealed.

No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

03 Jul 2020

No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

No prayer meet would be held for late legendary choreographer Saroj Khan due to the coronavirus situation, her family said in a statement.

RIP Saroj Khan: Bollywood mourns demise of its beloved "Masterji"

03 Jul 2020

RIP Saroj Khan: Bollywood mourns demise of its beloved "Masterji"

Saroj Khan, who brought unforgettable grandeur and grace to some of the best-known Bollywood dance sequences, passed away on Friday at the age of 71, bringing an end to an era.

Sharmila Tagore's son Saif claims he is a "nepotism victim"

02 Jul 2020

Sharmila Tagore's son Saif claims he is a "nepotism victim"

In the aftermath of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise, many celebrities (read star kids) are coming forward to clarify their stance on privilege and nepotism in the industry.

'Sooryavanshi' and '83' all set for a theatrical release

30 Jun 2020

'Sooryavanshi' and '83' all set for a theatrical release

As movie theaters remain shuttered in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, a strange cat-and-mouse chase has ensued between cinema chains and digital streaming platforms.

Amid criticism, Karan Johar unfollows most actors on Twitter

18 Jun 2020

Amid criticism, Karan Johar unfollows most actors on Twitter

Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death has raised some pertinent questions and brought the entire film fraternity under scrutiny.

Traders' body asks celebrities to stop endorsing Chinese brands

18 Jun 2020

Traders' body asks celebrities to stop endorsing Chinese brands

In the wake of the rising military and political tensions between India and China, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged all Indian film and sports personalities to immediately stop endorsing Chinese products and brands.

Maharashtra Police warns against circulating 'disturbing' pictures of Sushant Rajput

15 Jun 2020

Maharashtra Police warns against circulating 'disturbing' pictures of Sushant Rajput

Some triggering pictures of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput have been doing the rounds on social media and messaging platforms. Rajput (34) was found dead at his home in Mumbai on Sunday.

SSR death: Rhea Chakraborty visits hospital, to be questioned

15 Jun 2020

SSR death: Rhea Chakraborty visits hospital, to be questioned

Late Sushant Singh Rajput's friend and film actor Rhea Chakraborty on Monday visited the Dr. RN Cooper Municipal General Hospital in Mumbai, where his body was taken for a post-mortem on Sunday.

SSR leaves behind an incomplete bucket list of 50 dreams

15 Jun 2020

SSR leaves behind an incomplete bucket list of 50 dreams

A talented actor with a charming personality and an infectious smile, Sushant Singh Rajput bid an early adieu as he passed away on Sunday at age 34.

Sushant Singh Rajput dedicated last Instagram post to late mother

14 Jun 2020

Sushant Singh Rajput dedicated last Instagram post to late mother

The country suffered a huge shock as actor Sushant Singh Rajput passed away on Sunday. The actor committed suicide by hanging at his residence in Mumbai. He was 34.

RIP Sushant Singh Rajput: India mourns the tragic loss

14 Jun 2020

RIP Sushant Singh Rajput: India mourns the tragic loss

The country suffered an irreparable loss as film and television star Sushant Singh Rajput bid us adieu a little too early. The actor committed suicide at his Mumbai residence. He was 34.

Akshay Kumar launches online health system for Nashik City Police

12 Jun 2020

Akshay Kumar launches online health system for Nashik City Police

In his latest endeavor to help the country battle the coronavirus pandemic, Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has teamed up with the Nashik City Police to launch a centralized online health system for the cops.

Akshay Kumar only Indian on 2020 Forbes highest-paid celebrities list

05 Jun 2020

Akshay Kumar only Indian on 2020 Forbes highest-paid celebrities list

The 2020 Forbes list of world's 100 highest-paid celebrities is out.

COVID-19 and films: How the pandemic is changing cinema

04 Jun 2020

COVID-19 and films: How the pandemic is changing cinema

They say films are a reflection of the society.

Legends don't die: Sajid Khan's emotional tribute to brother Wajid

03 Jun 2020

Legends don't die: Sajid Khan's emotional tribute to brother Wajid

Late music composer and singer Wajid Khan's brother Sajid Khan has paid a heartfelt and emotional tribute to him.