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Akshay Kumar is a Bollywood actor. He is a recipient of Padma Shri, awarded by Government of India. He started his career with action movies and is also popular for his comic films. More

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  • FAU-G's teaser receives mixed response from gamers on Twitter, gets compared to PUBG Mobile Oct 26, 2020 04:38 PM IST

    FAU-G's teaser receives mixed response from gamers on Twitter, gets compared to PUBG Mobile

    Soon #FAUGteaser was trending on Twitter as it received mixed reactions from gamers. While many compared it to PUBG mobile, others cheered the teaser.

  • Laxmmi Bomb promoting love jihad: Hindu Sena writes to Prakash Javadekar demanding 'appropriate action' Oct 21, 2020 03:12 PM IST

    Laxmmi Bomb promoting love jihad: Hindu Sena writes to Prakash Javadekar demanding 'appropriate action'

    The letter further states that since the Hindu community worships goddess Laxmi especially during Diwali, the film's release has been scheduled during the festival to provoke the Hindu community by negative publicity

  • PUBG Mobile ban | Akshay Kumar launches combat game FAU-G, hails PM Modi's Atmanirbhar Bharat Sep 04, 2020 07:01 PM IST

    PUBG Mobile ban | Akshay Kumar launches combat game FAU-G, hails PM Modi's Atmanirbhar Bharat

    Akshay Kumar said not only will FAU-G support Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of Aatmanirbhar Bharat but also help the family of martyrs as 20% of the game’s net proceeds will be donated to the ‘Bharat Ke Veer Trust’.

  • Watch: Akshay Kumar sips on ‘elephant poop tea’ with Bear Grylls in upcoming Into The Wild episode Aug 31, 2020 04:14 PM IST

    Watch: Akshay Kumar sips on ‘elephant poop tea’ with Bear Grylls in upcoming Into The Wild episode

    Shot at Bandipur Tiger Reserve, 'Into The Wild with Bear Grylls and Akshay Kumar', will follow all military-style drills, with former British military personnel Bear Grylls taking charge along with fit and agile Akshay Kumar, son of a military officer, and somebody who has donned multiple hats, including that of an actor, producer, martial artist and philanthropist.

  • Akshay Kumar ‘Into The Wild': Actor shares motion poster with Bear Grylls Aug 21, 2020 05:37 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar ‘Into The Wild': Actor shares motion poster with Bear Grylls

    The latest episode of "Into The Wild With Bear Grylls" featuring Akshay Kumar will premiere on September 11 on the Discovery Plus app and on September 14 on the Discovery Channel.

  • GOQii brand ambassador Akshay Kumar distributes 1,000 wrist bands to Mumbai Police May 15, 2020 07:26 PM IST

    GOQii brand ambassador Akshay Kumar distributes 1,000 wrist bands to Mumbai Police

    GOQii 1,000 Vital 3.0 smart bands can measure body temperature.

  • Akshay Kumar set to become highest-paid Bollywood actor with Rs 120 crore fee for next movie: Report Jan 22, 2020 06:38 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar set to become highest-paid Bollywood actor with Rs 120 crore fee for next movie: Report

    The movie that is yet untitled is expected to feature Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush in key roles, and is set to be released in the later half of 2020.

  • #BoycottNirma trends on Twitter as people find ad featuring Akshay Kumar hurtful to Maratha sentiments Jan 09, 2020 11:08 AM IST

    #BoycottNirma trends on Twitter as people find ad featuring Akshay Kumar hurtful to Maratha sentiments

    Meanwhile, a section of Twitter users have come out in support of the advertisement for promoting gender equality

  • Akshay Kumar scores again with ‘Good Newwz’ — his second biggest opener after ‘Mission Mangal’ Dec 30, 2019 03:41 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar scores again with ‘Good Newwz’ — his second biggest opener after ‘Mission Mangal’

    Akshay Kumar's four films this year -- Kesari, Mission Mangal, Housefull 4 or Good Newwz -- have turned out to be big successes

  • My goosebumps assure me how wonderful ‘Good Newwz’ is: Akshay Kumar Dec 26, 2019 02:36 PM IST

    My goosebumps assure me how wonderful ‘Good Newwz’ is: Akshay Kumar

    'Good Newwz' is set for release and if the early reviews are of any indication, this film could be another major success for Akshay Kumar

  • Will Good Newwz extend Akshay Kumar's stupendous run at box-office? Dec 23, 2019 05:05 PM IST

    Will Good Newwz extend Akshay Kumar's stupendous run at box-office?

    The actor is riding a crest this year with his movies (Kesari, Housefull 4 and Mission Mangal) striking gold at the box office.

  • Akshay Kumar set for fourth consecutive success of 2019 with ‘Good Newwz’ Dec 23, 2019 01:03 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar set for fourth consecutive success of 2019 with ‘Good Newwz’

    Akshay Kumar is set to record his 11th straight success with 'Good Newwz'

  • Akshay Kumar strikes again with ‘Housefull 4’, equals Salman Khan’s record for most centuries at box office Oct 30, 2019 12:18 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar strikes again with ‘Housefull 4’, equals Salman Khan’s record for most centuries at box office

    With Housefull 4, Akshay Kumar has now equalled Salman Khan's record for most number of centuries at the box office

  • I have faith that ‘Housefull 4’ is going to make people happy: Akshay Kumar Oct 28, 2019 09:32 AM IST

    I have faith that ‘Housefull 4’ is going to make people happy: Akshay Kumar

    Housefull 4 has managed to stay stable over the weekend and is now aiming to go big on Diwali holidays. Here's what actor Akshay Kumar had to say

  • Akshay Kumar turns 52, lines up 6 films in 15 months, including Housefull 4 Sep 09, 2019 12:33 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar turns 52, lines up 6 films in 15 months, including Housefull 4

    In the next 15 months, six films starring Akshay Kumar will release in quick succession

  • Highest paid actors of 2019: Akshay Kumar grabs 4th spot with $65 million in earnings Aug 27, 2019 07:58 AM IST

    Highest paid actors of 2019: Akshay Kumar grabs 4th spot with $65 million in earnings

    Here is Forbes' list of world's highest paid actors in 2019.

  • Akshay Kumar registers 10th consecutive hit with Mission Mangal, equals Salman Khan's record Aug 20, 2019 11:49 AM IST

    Akshay Kumar registers 10th consecutive hit with Mission Mangal, equals Salman Khan's record

    From Airlift (2016), to Mission Mangal, Akshay Kumar now has 10 straight box office successes to his name

  • Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal is heating well for its Independence Day release Aug 10, 2019 02:37 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal is heating well for its Independence Day release

    So far, the film has hit all the right notes when it comes to getting the buzz, hype and overall visibility right

  • Forbes highest-paid celebrities list: Only 1 Indian among top 100 Aug 01, 2019 08:36 AM IST

    Forbes highest-paid celebrities list: Only 1 Indian among top 100

    Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is the only Indian name to feature among the top 100. Here's the top-10 list.

  • Why Indian cinema’s sci-fi journey has been less than flattering Jul 25, 2019 10:21 AM IST

    Why Indian cinema’s sci-fi journey has been less than flattering

    Akshay Kumar and Taapsee Pannu-starrer Mission mangal is only one of the handful of science fiction dramas the country has produced. While organizations like NASA are depicted with pride in Hollywood, Indian space research organizations function far more secretively

  • Akshay Kumar set to score 10th straight hit with Mission Mangal, add to over Rs 1,000 crore from his last nine films Jul 22, 2019 09:43 PM IST

    Akshay Kumar set to score 10th straight hit with Mission Mangal, add to over Rs 1,000 crore from his last nine films

    The film is less than a month away from release and generating quite a buzz around its 15th August arrival.

  • Bollywood box office roundup of first half of 2019 - Salman, Akshay continue to rule; Shahid Kapoor biggest surprise Jul 01, 2019 02:10 PM IST

    Bollywood box office roundup of first half of 2019 - Salman, Akshay continue to rule; Shahid Kapoor biggest surprise

    The man at the top of the list is Salman Khan. He is one superstar whose Rs 200 crore blockbuster is termed as an 'underperformer'.

  • Akshay Kumar invests in fitness tech startup GOQii Jun 30, 2019 11:15 AM IST

    Akshay Kumar invests in fitness tech startup GOQii

    The actor will also be a strategic adviser in GOQii

  • Akshay Kumar’s digital debut with Amazon’s The End is biggest in India, in line with global biggies Mar 19, 2019 09:06 AM IST

    Akshay Kumar’s digital debut with Amazon’s The End is biggest in India, in line with global biggies

    While there have been Bollywood actors who are routinely seen in digital series or are now making their presence felt in the new medium, it is special when someone of Akshay Kumar’s stature steps in.

  • Dubai-based Indian teen provides sanitary pads to tribal girls Dec 03, 2018 01:10 PM IST

    Dubai-based Indian teen provides sanitary pads to tribal girls

    Riva Tulpule, whose family hails from Maharashtra, managed to collect funds for the cause in Dubai in the last couple of months.

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