Akshay Kumar is one of the most sought after actors in the Bollywood film fraternity. He started his Bollywood career by chance. He was always inclined towards sports and other outdoor activities, which he continues to do now as well. But Bollywood happened purely because of luck for this effervescent actor. Though he is a successful actor he never knew his name would be chosen as one of the most desirable men in Asia.
Akshay Kumar debuted in the year 1991 with Deedar and after that there was no stopping him. Though his debut film Deedar wasn’t a great blockbuster at the Box Office it managed to get the good looking actor in demand. His greatest milestone in his film career was accepting the movie Khiladi. This movie was released in the same year as that of Deedar. With the movie Khiladi, he made a permanent image for himself as a macho man and a fighter. Khiladi can be tagged as the best decision of this macho actor as he is still living and enjoying the status of a Khiladi which literally means a fighter.
Getting a title like this is not very new for Akshay Kumar, as before getting into the Indian Film Industry he was pursuing a career in martial arts in Mumbai, when one of his students approached him for a modelling assignment. Akshay Kumar was always very active and enthusiastic since his childhood and he continued his physical activities during his youth as well and thought of using this skill as his career. Akshay Kumar learnt the skill of martial arts in Bangkok where he stayed for a long time working as a waiter in a hotel.
Akshay Kumar is a Punjabi by birth, and spent his childhood in Delhi. He always aspired to make it big, and due to his aspiration he has worked a lot in different fields. He moved to Bangkok after completing his graduation from Khalsa College, Mumbai. In Bangkok, he worked as a chef and learnt the expertise of martial arts as it is one of the most famous forms of fighting around the globe. Akshay Kumar had a good stint as a model during his early days of Bollywood struggle. Akshay is a hard worker and has always been so. It is this this trait of his which is making him go places. And today this action hero and comedian is the most reliable actor of Bollywood.
In today’s age, Bollywood doesn’t work the way it use to work in the 90’s. When Akshay started working in Bollywood, the industry worked in a very casual way where actors and actresses used to sign a movie all of a sudden but now it doesn’t work like that as actors and actresses have become very professional. They no more sign movies hastily, in fact things are done in a very organized manner. Actors have their personal managers who manage their career and commit to projects only after scheduling dates. Hence, Akshay Kumar upcoming movies are already decided, signed by the actor before the media gets wind of it. This system of work is very organized as the media is equipped with the knowledge of an actor’s movies and their subsequent roles in it. In case of Akshay Kumar, his life has not been much of a private one. We know what his upcoming movies are, his past relationships with different actresses at different times to his marriage with Rajesh Khanna’s daughter Twinkle Khanna. Akshay has lived an exuberant life with great confidence.
Akshay Kumar now is no more an actor he is now a star, and people worship him. He has reached a level where he doesn’t need to promote or struggle with his movie, just his association with any movie can make it a sure shot hit. The talented actor has already delivered few of the biggest blockbusters after 2010 e.g Chandni Chowk to China, 8 x 10 Tasveer, Kambakkht Ishq, Blue, De Dana Dan, Housefull,Khatta Meetha, Action Replayy, Tees Maar Khan, Patiala House, Thank You, Speedy Singhs, Desi Boyz, Housefull 2, Rowdy Rathore, OMG, and Khiladi 786 . Amongst these films Desi Boyz, Rowdy Rathore and OMG were the biggest hits and with these movies the actor entered the 100 Crore club. After a successful delivery of these movies his fans are eagerly waiting for more of Akshay Kumar’s upcoming movies.
The next upcoming movie of Akshay Kumar is once Upon a Time In Mumbai 2, which is a sequel of Once Upon a Time in Mumbai. The movie is being directed by Milan Luthria who has directed the first version as well. In the sequel he is working with newbie Sonakshi Sinha, Imran Khan and beautiful yesteryear actress Sonali Bendre. Other Akshay Kumar upcoming movies are Boss and Thuppaki, and according to this macho actor Boss is going to be the toughest movie till date. He will be seen along with Ronit Roy, Mithun Chakraborty and newbie Aditi Rao Hydari of murder fame. Thuppaki is the remake of a South Indian movie of the same name where Akshay will be seen portraying his favorite role of a military officer and will be given a task of hunting the terrorists down. Till date he has worked in hundreds of movies where he got to essay the character of a tough cop. That’s because in reality his personality suits and bears resemblance with the traits of a cop. As this actor is good at portraying angry roles, Ramana directed by Sajid Khan will be his next release where he will be seen opposite south siren Tammanaah.