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Akshay Kumar Biography | Age, Height, Movies, More

Introduction

Akshay kumar is a lovely Indian actor who has a great popularity for his charming face and brilliant acting. His pleasant expressions impresses all. He has a glorious past with a lot of hit films .He is an Indian-born Canadian actor who is also a producer, stuntman and television personality. In his career spanning of 25 years he has acted in over hundred films and he is the recipient of several awards. His recent performance in Rustom won two Filmfare Awards .He was listed as the most successful actor in the History of Indian Cinema. He became the first Bollywood actor whose movies have crossed respectively the Rs 2000 Crore (₹20 billion (US$310 million) in 2013and the Rs 3000 crore (₹30 billion (US$460 million)) in 2016.

Akshay Kumar was born on September 9, 1967. His real name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia but better known by Akshay kumar. He was born in Amritsar, India. His father’s name is om Bhatia and mother’s name is aruna Bhatia. He is an Indian-born Canadian film actor of Bollywood.  He studied martial arts in Hong Kong and once he was a teacher. A student of martial art suggested him to try modeling . He was succeeded at modeling and soon got offer of films. With his good looks and superb martial art skills, he was always the better choice for adventurous films. Akshay kumar started his acting career in 1990. He always does the stunts in films by himself. His showed a great performance in his first film Saugandh (1991). He is still well known for his Khiladi series which are known as the Indian version of James Bond. There are similarities in the series such as Mr. Bond (1992) and Khiladi (1992), Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994) and Mr. & Mrs. Khiladi (1997) and Khiladi 420 (2000). He has shown his supremacy in all kind of films like action, drama, romance and comic roles.

Akshay Kumar Biography

Biography

NameRajiv Hari Om Bhatia
NicknameAkki, Raju, Mac and Khiladi Kumar
ProfessionActor and Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height5’ 11”
Weight176 lbs
Body Measurements– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth9 September 1967

 

Early Life, struggle and the beginning

Akshay kumar has traveled a long way from a waiter in Bangkok, to the most successful actor in Indian film industry. He was a waiter and a chef in Bangkok. As a teacher of martial artist, Rajiv Bhatia always dreamed of making it big in that sector but when a student suggested him to try modeling. He achieved Japanese highest award “katana” and 6th degree belt “Black belt”. The anonymous Rajiv Bhatia started his journey as Akshay Kumar. This Akshay kumar slowly but absolutely worked his way up to becoming one of the most talented stars of Bollywood. After his success as a model, Akshay stepped forward, and entered into films. Although his first few films were unsuccessful at the box office but he got noticed for his dancing abilities and his amazing skills of stunt. His first film was saugandh but true hit film was Khiladi (1992) and it was obviously a success. After the film Yeh Dillagi (1994) brought him recognition and marked his position as a top league actor.  His consecutive films Jai Kishen (1994) and Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994) were quite successful at the box office. After being engaged with Twinkle Khanna, daughter of Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia he married her on 17 january 2001. They have now a boy and a girl.

Success and getting recognized highly

 After his debut in the year of 1991, he has appeared in a number of commercially successful films and later he got wide recognition for Mohra (1994) and Sabse Bada Khiladi (1995) that made a blast and brought him fame and established his position as one of the top most heroes of Bollywood. Akshay kumar presented us so many hit films from different genres, some of them are Hera Pheri, Ha Maine Hi Pyaar Kiya, Khaake e.t.c.

2000-06

After 2000 he has performed in many super hits, blockbuster films such as Housefull, Tees Maar Khan, Hey baby, Omg etc. He was highly praised by the film critics in the film baby (2015,) Rustom (2016) and Airlift (2016), three of the films was thriller movies.

In the Year of 2000 he got starred in Hera Pheri with Paresh Rawal and Sunil Shetty. The film was the remake of Malayalam Film Ramji Rao Speaking. The film became a commercial success. And the film was the turning point of his career. He also starred in the Dharmesh Darshan-directed romantic drama Dhadkan later in the year. The film performed moderately at the box office and his portrayal was highly praised. Later in the same year he got more fame by performing in furious stunts in the film Khiladi 420. In the film he played a double role both the negative and the positive roles. His first release of 2001was Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love. He was also praised for his portrayal. He played in a negative character in Abbas Mustan-directed film Ajnabee. The film got him critical acclaim as well as his first Filmfare Award for Best Villain and IIFA award 2002 for Performance in a Negative Role. Later in 2002 he was featured by Dharmesh Darshan in his directed romantic drama Haan Maine Bhi Pyaar Kiya. After that he portrayed in a blind character in Vipul Amrutlal Shah and Shaarang Dev Pandit-directed heist film Aankhen, co-starring Amitabh Bachchan, Arjun Rampal, Aditya Pancholi, Sushmita Sen and Paresh Rawal. His performance in the film was critically acclaimed. Up Next he was starred in the Vikram Bhatt-directed comedy film Awara Paagal Deewana. Later in the year he appeared in the film Jaani Dushman, Talasha : The Hunt Begins and Andaaz

In 2004, Akshay starred in Rajkumar Santoshi’s action drama thriller Khakee alongside Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn and Aishwarya Rai. Up Next, Akshay Kumar portrayed as Hari Om Patnaik, an IPS officer in Madhur Bhandarkar-directed Aan: Men at Work. Later he starred in David Dhawan-directed romantic comedy Mujhse Shaadi Karogi alongside Salman Khan and Priyanka Chopra where he played the role of sunny, the childhood friend of Sameer(Salman Khan’s character. Later he appeared in Film Aitraaz and Mere Biwi Ka Jawab Nehin Opposite Kareena Kapoor and Sridevi.

In 2005 he got starred in Dharmesh Darshan-directed romantic drama musical film Bewafaa opposite Kareena Kapoor. Later in that year he acted in Vipul Amrutlal Shah’s family drama Waqt: The Race Against Time alongside Amitabh Bachchan, another Priyadarshan-directed comedy Garam Masala alongside John Abraham. Waqt: The Race against Time was a family drama film.

In 2006, he was featured in Rajkumar Santoshi-directed drama Family – Ties of Blood and followed by Suneel Darshan’s Mere Jeevan Saathi and Raj Kanwar’s Humko Deewana Kar Gaye. Up next he appeared in a sequel of Hera Pheri named Pher Hera Pheri. Later he got starred in a Shirish Kunder-directed romantic musical film Jaan-E-Mann. Later he got starred in Comedy Murder Mystery film Bhagam Bhag.

Later he got starred in a lot of commercially and critically hit and successful films.

Akshay was honoured in 2004 with the prestigious rajib ghandi award for his contribution in bollywood. In 2008 he was named “the sexiest man alive” by the people magazine of India. He was invited as one of the 15 torch bearer in Olympic to Canada.

Awards and Honours

-Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award from the Government of India.

-Honorary Doctorate of Law by the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada for his outstanding work in the film industry and contribution to social work.

-Rajiv Gandhi Award for his Outstanding achievements in Bollywood.

-IIFA-FICCI Frames, “Most Powerful Entertainer of the Decade Award” for his contribution to Indian cinema.

-The Asian Awards

-Asian Film Award for Best Actor

-National Film Award for Best Actor

– Filmfare Awards for Best Villain

-Screen Award for Best Actor (Popular Choice)

-IIFA Best Villain Award

-IIFA Best Comedian Award

-IIFA Special Award from the host country, Thailand

-Stardust Star of the Year Award – Male

-Stardust Readers Choice Best Film Award

-Best Actor – Popular Award – Male

-Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance

-Stardust Star of the Year Award – Male

-Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance

-Stardust Best Actor – Action/Thriller

-Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards

-BIG Star Entertainment Awards

-Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards

-Zee Cine Awards

-Star Box Office Awards

-Indian Television Awards

-‘Hello! Hall Of Fame’ Awards

-Star’s Sabsey Favourite Awards

2002 – Sansui Viewers’ Choice Movie Awards: Best Actor in a Villainous role for Ajnabee

2003 – Bollywood Fashion Awards: Celebrity Style Male

2006 – Bollywood People’s Choice Awards: Best Comic Performance Garam Masala

2006 – Best Action Actor at AXN Action Awards

2010 – Best Action Actor in a Negative Role at AXN Action Awards Blue

2008 – Asia’s Sexiest Man Alive

2015 – Filmfare Glamour & Style Awards: Most Glamorous Star (Male).

2015 – GQ Awards: Ulitimate Man Of The Year Award.

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