Akshay Kumar Wiki, Height, Age, Wife, Family, Net Worth, Biography & More. Akshay Kumar is an Indian Film Actor, Film Producer, and Television Presenter. He was born on 9 September 1967 in Amritsar, Punjab, India. His Real Name Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia, we know his stage name, Akshay Kumar.
Akshay Kumar was born in Amritsar, Punjab, India on 9 September 1967. His Father Late Hari Om Bhatia and his mother Aruna Bhatia. He has a sister named Alka Bhatia. Akshay Kumar did schooling from Don Bosco High School, Mirik, Darjeeling and then attended on Guru Nanak Khalsa College (King’s Circle), Mumbai. Akshay Kumar House Address Prime Beach, Juhu, Mumbai.
Akshay Kumar Age 51 Years Old, His Height 5ft 11in/ 180 cm and Weight 80 Kg/ 176 lbs. His Chest 42 Inches, Waist 34 Inches, and Biceps 16 Inches. His Feet Size/ Shoe Size 10 (US). Akshay Kumar Hair Color Black and Eye Color Dark Brown.
Akshay Kumar Married to Actress Twinkle Khanna on 17 January 2001. The couple has a son named Aarav and a daughter named Nitara. Akshay Kumar had a relationship with Actress Pooja Batra, Raveena Tandon, Shilpa Shetty and Twinkle Khanna. He is Hindu by Religion and His Nationality Indian & Star Sign Virgo.
Akshay Kumar works in Bollywood Film Industry. He established himself as a leading & Commercial Successful Highest-paid Actor of Bollywood. He has worked more than 100 Hindi Movies. In Addition to Films, Kumar also worked as marital Artist, He has Canadian Citizenship. Akshay Kumar Net Worth US$150 million and his Salary 25 Crore Rupees per film.
Akshay Kumar was made his on-screen debut with the Action Film Saugandh (1991). He has acted many Commercial successful and Box Office Hit Films including Rustom, Waqt Hamara Hai (1993), Mohra (1994), Elaan (1994), Suhaag (1994), Sapoot (1996), Jaanwar (1999), Yeh Dillagi (1994), Dhadkan (2000), Andaaz (2003) and Namastey London (2007), Hera Pheri (2000), Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Garam Masala (2005), Bhagam Bhag (2006), Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007), and Singh Is Kinng (2008) etc.
Akshay Kumar’s commercial successful movies including House Full 2 (2012), Rowdy Rathore (2012), OMG (2012), Special 26 (2012), Holiday (2014), Gabbar is Back (2015), Airlift (2016), Housefull 3 (2016) and Jolly LLB 2 (2017) etc. Let’s Read Aamir Khan, Shruti Sinha, Maera Mishra, Nidhi Bhanushali Biography.
Akshay Kumar Wiki, Height, Age, Wife, Family, Net Worth, Biography & More
|Akshay Kumar Wiki|
|Real Name||Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia|
|Nickname||Akki, Raju, Mac and Khiladi Kumar|
|Profession||Actor and Producer|
|Age(as in 2018)||51 Years|
|Date of Birth||9 September 1967|
|Birthplace||Amritsar, Punjab, India|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Virgo|
|Hometown||He used to live in Chandni Chowk, Delhi but he is now settled in Mumbai|
|Debut||Film Debut: Saugandh (1991)|
|Height, Weight & Body Measurements|
|Height in Centimeters||180 cm|
|Height in meters||1.80 m|
|Height in Inches||5’ 11”|
|Weight in Kilograms||80 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||176 lbs|
|Body Measurements||42-34-16 Inches|
|Chest Size||42 Inches|
|Waist Size||34 Inches|
|Biceps Size||16 Inches|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
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Some Lesser Known Facts about Akshay Kumar
- Does Akshay Kumar Smoke?: No
- Does Akshay Kumar Drink alcohol?: No
- Akshay has played the role of a police officer in 15 films.
- He shares his birthday with his Ex-girlfriend, Shilpa Shetty‘s husband Raj Kundra.
- For his role as a Kuwait-based businessman in Airlift, he learned Arabic. Akshay Kumar Wiki.
- Akshay was born in Amritsar in a Punjabi family and raised in Old Delhi, but later, he shifted to Koliwada in Mumbai.
- Since his childhood, he was interested in acting and martial arts and began his training in class 8.
- Prior to joining the film industry, he learned Muay Thai in Bangkok and is also a Black Belt in Taekwondo.
- He worked as a waiter in a restaurant named Metro Guest House in Bangkok to earn his living where his initial salary was ₹1,500.
- After returning to Mumbai, he even worked as a peon for a travel organization in Kolkata. He then taught martial arts to people. Akshay Kumar Wiki.
- When he came to Mumbai, he had his portfolio shoot at the same place which he owns now i.e., his Juhu Bangalow.
- In the film “Aaj” in 1987, he did his 17-second debut performance as a Karate Instructor. Here’s a glimpse of his performance in the movie:
- Akshay was about to start his modeling projects at Bangalore, but he missed out his flight and started wandering in Natraj Studio, where he met Pramod Chakravorty and signed the film Deedar.
- In the early 90s, he went for the audition in Rajesh Khanna’s film “Jai Shiv Shankar” and waited at the sets for around 4 hours, but getting auditioned was another thing, he was not even able to meet him.
- He was the first choice for the film “Phool Aur Kaante,” but his demand for more money passed the role to Ajay Devgn.
- His first signed film was Deedar whereas Saugandh was his first release.
- While his shoot for the film “Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi,” he lifted Brian Lee (weighed 350 pounds), which resulted in back pain, following which he was even hospitalized for some time.
- After giving a number of flops in a row, his comical performance in “Hera Pheri” rocked the audience and rolled them in the aisles. After this movie, it was stated in media that a new Akshay Kumar was born with a comic talent.
- Although the sequel to Hera Pheri- Phir Hera Pheri was again a big super hit, Akshay criticised the film by saying it a big nonsense.
- He was invariably seen in the news getting blamed for cutting short the roles of his co-stars. He was also held responsible for removing John Abraham‘s and Govinda‘s role in Garam Masala and Bhagam Bhag respectively.
- Besides acting, he has also hosted in numerous TV shows titled Seven Deadly Arts with Akshay Kumar, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (Season 1,2,4), MasterChef India (Season 1), and Dare 2 Dance. Akshay Kumar Wiki.
- In his film career, he has played double roles in the movies named Jai Kishan, Aflatoon, Khiladi 420, Chandni Chowk To China, and Rowdy Rathore.
- In 2008, he was honored with the Honorary Doctorate of Law from the University of Windsor for his outstanding acting career. The same year, he was listed among “The Sexiest Man Alive by People Magazine.”
- In his film, OMG: Oh My God, the bike Akshay rode worth 1 million rupees.
- Akshay’s performance in Gabbar Is Back was critically acclaimed by the audience, but his daughter was not happy with his long beard, which he grew to get into his character- Aditya.
- He is pretty emotional about the ‘firsts’ in his life, as he has still kept his first car, motorcycle, and house. Akshay Kumar Wiki.
- Akshay is popularly given the name “Khiladi Kumar of Bollywood,” as he has done 8 films with the title Khiladi in it- Khiladi, Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Sabse Bada Khiladi, Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi, International Khiladi, Mr. and Mrs Khiladi, Khiladi 420, and Khiladi 786.
- He is a fitness freak and does activities like basketball, swimming, kickboxing, and working out to stay in shape.
- In 2016, his extraordinary role in Rustom, which was based on the real-life incident of Naval Officer K. M. Nanavati, was his first time that he acted as a Parsi and was highly admired by the audience.
- Akshay Kumar is also addressed as “New-Age Manoj Kumar aka Bharat Kumar” due to his phenomenal performances in the films named Namastey London, Holiday, Baby, Gabbar Is Back, and Airlift.
- Akki is a bit superstitious and has never written anything on a page unless he writes an ‘Om’ on it.
- He has also done movies concerning social awareness to raise and eradicate some social malpractices or taboos- “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” and “Padman” are few of them.
- He got engaged to actress Twinkle Khanna twice, daughter of famous actor Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia, and married her on 17 January 2001. They are blessed with two children: one son and one daughter and Akki prefer keeping his children away from media and giving them a normal lifestyle. Akshay Kumar Wiki.
- Apart from acting, he has also sung Punjabi devotional song “Nirgun Raakh Liya” and whatever the profit was made from the album, was donated to the victims of the train bombings of Mumbai. Here’s the video of the devotional song, which was sung by him:
- In an episode of Koffee With Karan, his co-star Lara Dutta revealed that he is very much terrible at dialogues. To assist him in his dialogues, the crew members use different tactics including holding a piece of paper in front of him, sometimes on the costumes of the heroine, and many others.
- He tried his luck in modeling when one of his students, who was a photographer, recommended him to a modeling agency. After achieving success in this, he changed his name from Rajeev Om Bhatia to Akshay Kumar; as he saw a movie in which the actor opposite to his favorite actress was named Akshay. Akshay Kumar Wiki.
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