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Akshay Kumar

Name : Akshay Kumar

Birthday : 9th September, 1967 (Age:52)

Zodiac Sign : Virgo

Occupation : Actor

Marital status : Married

Awards : 2002: Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role, IIFA Best Villain Award
2005: IIFA Best Comedian Award,
2006: Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role, Screen Award for Best Comedian,
2008: Stardust Star of the Year Award (Male), Screen Award for Best Actor (Popular Choice), IIFA Special Award from the host country, Thailand
2011: Stardust Best Actor
2012: Stardust Best Actor
2013: Stardust Best Actor, Stardust Star of the Year Award (Male)

Biography : Akshay Kumar is an Indian film Actor, born on 9th September 1967 in Amritsar, Punjab. His real name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia. He has one sister, Alka Bhatia. Akshay married Twinkle Khanna on 17th January 2001 & has two kids, son Aarav & daughter Nitara. He studied in Don Bosco School in Mumbai & then enrolled in Guru Nanak Khalsa College in Mumbai. He also studied martial arts in Bangkok, Thail & worked as a chef & waiter. After returning to Mumbai, he started teaching martial arts. After that he started his modelling career & made more money within few days. One day, he visited a film studio with his portfolio & luckily, he was signed by producer Pramod Chakravarthy for the movie Deedar.

Akshay made his acting debut in 1991 with Saugandh. In 1992, he acted in thriller film Khiladi. In 1994 he did Main Khiladi Tu Anari and Mohra which were box office hit. After that, he was signed by Yash Chopra for romantic film Yeh Dillagi opposite Kajol which was a hit & his performance was appreciated. After that he appeared in many films like kke Pe Ikka, Amaanat, Suhaag, Zakhmi Dil, Zaalim and Hum Hain Bemisaal. In 1997, he was seen in Yash Chopra's film Dil To Pagal Hai as a supporting actor. His performance in Sangharsh and Jaanwar were praised by critics.

In 2000, he was seen in Comedy film Hera Pheri which was a success. In 2001, Akshay got his first filmfare Award for Best Villain for Ajnabee. After that he appeared in many films including Awara Paagal Deewana (2002), Aankhen (2002), Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Garam Masala (2005), Waqt: The Race Against Time (2005), Phir Hera Pheri (2006).

In 2007, He was seen in fils like Namastey London, Heyy Babyy, Bhool Bhulaiyaa & Welcome, all did extremely well at the Box Office. It is said that it was Akshay's most successful year during his acting career. In 2009-2011, he appeared in films like Singh Is Kinng which was a hit, Chandni Chowk to China which was a failure. In 2010, he did Sajid Khan's Comedy film Housefull, Vipul Shah's Action Replayy & Tees Maar Khan. In 2011, he starred in Patiala House, Thank You & Desi Boyz.

In 2012, he did Housefull 2 which was a sequel to his film Housefull. The film was a huge success. After that, he was seen in Action film Rowdy Rathore which was a blockbuster. After that, he appeared in Oh My God, Khiladi 786, Special Chabbis, Once Upon a Time In Mumbaai Dobara & Boss. His upcoming movies are It's Entertainment opposite Tamannaah Bhatia which is set to release on 8th August, 2014 & Prabhudeva's Singh Is Bling.

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