Akshay Kumar Biography, height, Age, Family, Children & More

Akshay Kumar is a dashing and handsome hunk of Bollywood film industry. He is a Indian Actor and Producer. His real Name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia. He was born in Amritsar, India on 7th September 1967. Kumar is one of the most successful prolific actors of Hindi cinema. Once a chef in Bangkok, he has been one of the highest-paid actors in Bollywood. Let’s find out some more and interesting information about Akshay Kumar’s biography, family and more.

Biography/wiki:

NameAkshay Kumar
Real NameRajiv Hari Om Bhatia
Nickname(s)Raju
Akki
Khiladi Kumar
Mac
Born9 September 1967
Age 54 years
NationalityCanadian
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in feet inches- 6’1”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms – 80 kg
in pounds- 176 Ibs
Profession(s)Actor & Producer
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Caste Punjabi
HobbiesCollecting Posters of Old Bollywood Movies, Cooking, Martial Arts, Playing Vollyball and Cricket
Tattoo(s)On His Left Shoulder: His Wife’s Nickname “Tina”
On His Back : His Son’s Name “Aarav”
HometownMumbai
Address203, `A’ Wing Benzer, Benzer Appartments, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Akshay Kumar’s Education

Qualification: College Drop-out

School: Don Bosco High School, Mirik, Darjeeling

College: Guru Nanak Khalsa College (King’s Circle)Mumbai

Akshay Kumar’s Career

After Doing A few Modelling assignments, Akshay made his Bollywood acting debut in the year 1991 with the film Saugandh. In the year 1994 he acted in his first action film, Main Khiladi Tu Anari and then Mohra which were the highest-grossing films of the year. With a series of his action performance and successful Khiladi movies such as ‘Main Khiladi Tu Anari'(1994), ‘Sabse Bada Khiladi ‘(1995), ‘Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi ‘, he got his name “Bollywood Khiladi” And “Action Hero”

Debut Film( As an Actor ): Saugandh(1991)

Debut Film( As a Producer): Joker(2021)


Awards/Honours:

  • 2002Best Villian in Filmfare Award, IIFA Best Villian for ”Ajnabee”
  • 2003Celebrity Style Male in Bollywood Fashion Awards.
  • 2005IIFA Best Comedian Award for ”Mujse Shadi Karogi”.
  • 2006 Best Comedian and Best Comic Performance For the film “Garam Masala”.
  • 2009 Best Actor for the film “Singh is Kinng”.
  • 2009“Padma Shri” by the Government Of India.
  • 2010Best Actor-Popular Award-Male and Best Actor-Searchlight Award-Male for the films “Blue” & “8X10 Tasveer”.
  • 2011Star of the Year-Male & Best Actor In a Comedy or Romance for ” Housefull”.
  • 2012Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance for “Desi Boyz”.
  • 2013 Best Actor for “Rowdy Rathore”.
  • 2013Star of the Year-Male for “Housefull 2” , “Rowdy Rathore” & “OMG: Oh My God”.
  • 2014Box Office 1000 Crore Club Hero in Star Box Office India Awards’.
  • 2015- Special Award in Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards for Completing 25 years in the industry.
  • 2016 Star of the Year-Male for “Baby”.
  • 2017Best Actor for ” Rustom”.
  • He was named the Most Beautiful Vegetarian Celebrity of the year in 2021 by People for the Ethical Treatment Of Animals(PETA) India along with actress Bhumi Pednekar.

Family & Girlfriends

Marital Status:Married
Marriage Date:17 January 2001

Family:

Father: Late Hari Om Bhatia

Mother: Late Aruna Bhatia

Wife/Spouse: Twinkle Khanna(Actress)

Son: Aarav

Daughter: Nitara

Girlfriends:

Pooja Batra(Actress)

Raveena Tandon( Actress)

Shilpa Shetty(Actress)

Priyanka Chopra(Actress)

Rekha(Actress)

Ayesha Jhulka (Actress)

Money Factor

Akshay Kumar charges Approx. Rs. 25 crores per film. In 2019, he was placed at 4th on the Forbes list of the 10 highest-paid actors. His Net Worth is relatively Rs. 980 crores.

Collections

Akshay Kumar owns Porsche Cayenne and Honda CRV in cars; Yamaha VMax and Harley Davidson in bikes.

Some Interesting Facts About Akshay Kumar

  • Akshay Kumar also worked as a chef in a restaurant called Metro Guest House with the intention of earning his living with his first salary was ₹1,500.

  • After settling in Mumbai, he also worked as a peon for a travel agency. He afterwards taught martial arts to individuals.
    •  Akshay Kumar is not addicted to smoking.
    • Is Akshay Kumar alcoholic?: No
    • Akshay Kumar belongs to a Punjabi family and grew up in Old Delhi, though afterwards, he moved to Koliwada in Mumbai city.
    • In his childhood, he was highly fascinated towards martial arts and started his martial arts training in 8th
    • Once he settled in Mumbai, he had his own portfolio shoot at the similar place which is now his own Juhu Bangalow.
    • In the movie titled Aaj, he portrayed his 17 seconds debut act as a Karate Coach.
    • Akshay Kumar was named Rajiv Bhatia, but he changed it to Akshay before entering Bollywood and was born in Amritsar, India to Hari Om Bhatia and Aruna Bhatia.
    • Akshay lived and grew up in Delhi’s Chandni Chowk and later he moved to Mumbai where he lived in Koliwada, a Punjabi dominated area.
    • Akshay received his school education from Don Bosco School and enrolled in Mumbai’s Guru Nanak Khalsa College for higher education, but dropped out after an year and went to Bangkok to learn martial arts.
    • Akshay worked as an assistant for photographer Jayesh Sheth for 18 months without payment to shoot his first portfolio.He also worked as a background dancer in various films.
    • Akshay Kumar is known for his discipline, in fact he wakes up at 5 in the morning and most of his interviews are scheduled at 6 am.
    • Akshay Kumar starrer Boss entered the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest poster after beating Michael Jackson’s ‘This Is It’.

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