September 9, 1967 (56)
Akshay Kumar is an Indian actor, film producer, and philanthropist. Over the years, he has established himself as one of the most bankable actors in Bollywood and has become a household name in India.
Kumar’s journey in the entertainment industry started in the late 1980s, and he made his debut in the film industry with the 1987 film “Aaj.” However, he achieved mainstream success with his breakthrough performance in the 1992 film “Khiladi,” which was a commercial hit and established him as a leading actor in Bollywood.
Since then, Akshay Kumar has acted in over 150 films and has won several awards for his outstanding performances. Some of his notable roles include his performance in “Hera Pheri” (2000), “Namastey London” (2007), “Rowdy Rathore” (2012), “Special 26” (2013), “Baby” (2015), “Airlift” (2016), and “Kesari” (2019). His recent films “Bell Bottom” (2021) and “Sooryavanshi” (2021) have also been well-received by audiences.
One of the major milestones in Akshay Kumar’s career was his role in the 2008 film “Singh Is Kinng,” which was a box office success and established him as one of the highest-paid actors in Bollywood. Additionally, Kumar has produced several successful films under his production company, Hari Om Entertainment.
Throughout his career, Akshay Kumar has collaborated with several other artists and celebrities. Some of the celebrities he has worked with include Katrina Kaif, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Anushka Sharma, Ajay Devgn, and Salman Khan. He has also been a part of successful collaborations with directors such as Priyadarshan and Neeraj Pandey.