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Akshay Kumar (actor)

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Who is Akshay Kumar?

Akshay Kumar is an Indian film actor, producer and martial artist who has appeared in over a hundred Hindi films. He has been nominated for Filmfare Awards several times, winning it two times. He has appeared in over 125 films. When he began his acting career in the 1990s, he primarily starred in action films and was particularly known for his appearances in feature films commonly called the "Khiladi series" as well as other action films such as Waqt Hamara Hai, Mohra, Elaan, Suhaag, Sapoot, Angaaray, Keemat – They Are Back and Sangharsh.

  • also known as Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia, Rajiv Hari Om-Bhatia, The Akshay Kumar, Mac, Akki, Rajiv Bhatia, Akshay, Kumar, Akshaye Kumar, Khiladi Kumar, King Kumar, The King of Bollywood, Khiladi
  • born on (48 years ago) in Amritsar, child of Aruna Bhatia
  • ethnicity: Indian people
  • nationality: India
  • religion: Hinduism
  • education:
  • profession: Actor, presenter, stunt performer, martial artist, film producer
  • Marriage with Twinkle Khanna since
  • parent of
  • filmography:
  • TV series: played Shiva in "C.I.D."
  • films produced:
  • some of the nominations and awards:
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Yeh Dillagi"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Dil To Pagal Hai"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Dhadkan" (Ram)
      • Bollywood Movie Award – Best Supporting Actor - "Hera Pheri"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role - "Ajnabee"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role - "Ajnabee"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role - "Ajnabee" (Vikram Bajaj ((Vicky))
      • Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role - "Ajnabee"
      • IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role - "Ajnabee" (Vikram Bajaj ((Vicky))
      • Bollywood Movie Award – Best Supporting Actor - "Awara Paagal Deewana"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Khakee"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role - "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role - "Khakee"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role - "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role - "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi" (Arun Khanna a.k.a. Sunny)
      • IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role - "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi" (Arun Khanna a.k.a. Sunny)
      • GIFA Best Supporting Actor Award - "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Waqt: The Race Against Time"
      • nominated to Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role - "Waqt: The Race Against Time"
      • nominated to Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role - "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role - "Garam Masala" (Makrand 'Mac' Godpure)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role - "Garam Masala"
      • Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role - "Garam Masala"
      • Screen Award for Best Comedian - "Garam Masala"
      • Bollywood Movie Award – Best Supporting Actor - "Phir Hera Pheri"
      • nominated to Asian Film Award for Best Actor - "Singh Is Kinng" (India)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Namastey London"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Bhool Bhulaiyaa" (Dr. Aditya Shrivastav)
      • nominated to Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role - "Bhool Bhulaiyaa"
      • nominated to Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s - "Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi"
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Heyy Babyy" & "Namastey London"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Namastey London"
      • nominated to Indian Telly Award for Best Television Personality
      • Screen Award for Best Actor (Popular Choice) - "Singh Is Kinng"
      • Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Namastey London"
      • Star Guild Award for Best Entertainer of the Year
      • Indian Telly Award for Best Television Personality
      • Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Heyy Babyy" & "Namastey London" (Reader's choice)
      • ITA Popular Icon Award
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Singh Is Kinng"
      • nominated to Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s - "Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi"
      • nominated to Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role - "Singh Is Kinng"
      • Padma Shri
      • Stardust Readers Choice Best Film Award - "Singh Is Kinng"
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance
      • Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Housefull"
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Tees Maar Khan" & "Housefull"
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance - "Tees Maar Khan" & "Housefull"
      • Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Tees Maar Khan" & "Housefull" (Reader's choice)
      • Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance - "Tees Maar Khan" & "Housefull" (Reader's choice)
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Hottest Pair of the year - "Desi Boyz", with John Abraham
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance - "Desi Boyz"
      • Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Romance - "Desi Boyz" (Reader's choice)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "OMG – Oh My God!"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor - "OMG – Oh My God!"
      • nominated to Star Guild Award for Best Film - "OMG – Oh My God!", with Ashvini Yardi & Paresh Rawal
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Housefull 2" & "OMG – Oh My God!"
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Thriller or Action - "Rowdy Rathore" & "Khiladi 786"
      • Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Thriller or Action - "Rowdy Rathore" & "Khiladi 786" (Reader's choice)
      • Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Rowdy Rathore", "OMG – Oh My God!", "Housefull 2" (Reader's choice)
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role - "Once Upon a Time Again"

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