AKSHAY KUMAR

  • Photo of the day: Have you seen the throwback photo Akshay Kumar shared on Twitter? February 24, 2015

    We could understand the excitement of actor Akshay Kumar when he received "a surprise today from a school friend". To the uninitiated, the actor was sent a photo from his school days by one of close pals. To ensure his fans and colleagues from the film fraternity had fun, he...
  • Snapshot: Actress Nimrat Kaur begins shooting for 'Airlift' with Akshay Kumar February 22, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Nimrat Kaur, last seen on the big screen in the 2013 hit 'The Lunchbox', has begun shooting for her next Bollywood film 'Airlift', co-starring Akshay Kumar.The 32-year-old actress posted a photo of her with Akshay, showing both giving the mahurat clap for the thriller, which is being directed...
  • Priyadarshan: I've lined up two projects in Bollywood with Akshay Kumar, and Arjun Kapoor February 19, 2015

    Thiruvananthapuram: Ace director Priyadarshan is all set to make his Bollywood return after a gap of two years. The 58-year-old veteran opened his mind and spoke about what he intends to do from now on in a chat with IANS. "I have lined up two projects in Bollywood ... one is with...
  • Akshay Kumar: My wife has always been very good with her words, whether they are witty or kind February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who finds his wife Twinkle's command over words gripping, says she "rocks" in her avatar of Mrs. Funny Bones on Twitter. "My wife has always been very good with her words, whether they are witty or kind, blunt or honest, her tongue has a way of working that...
  • Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, Kumar Vishwas watch 'Baby' with party workers after exit polls predict AAP win February 9, 2015

    Ghaziabad: A day after exit polls predicted a win for his party, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal Sunday watched Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Baby' here. Party colleagues like Manish Sisodia and Kumar Vishwas also joined with Kejriwal at the Wave Cinemas at Kaushambi in this Uttar Pradesh district adjoining Delhi. The multiplex is about a...
  • Ravi Teja to start shooting 'Bengal Tiger' from March 2; film to release in October February 1, 2015

    Chennai: The regular shooting of actor Ravi Teja's Telugu actioner 'Bengal Tiger' will roll from March 2 and the makers are planning to release the film in October. "The film was officially launched yesterday (Friday) with a puja. We start shooting from March 2 and are planning for an October release,"...
  • Box Office report: Akshay Kumar's 'Baby' beats Sonam Kapoor's 'Dolly Ki Doli' January 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Within three days of its release, Akshay Kumar-starrer "Baby" has grossed over Rs.35 crore, a figure much ahead of the over-Rs.10 crore-mark that Sonam Kapoor-starrer "Dolly Ki Doli" has managed. Directed by Neeraj Pandey, "Baby" earned Rs.36.07 crore in just three days, read a statement. Also starring Anupam Kher, Rana...
  • Dibakar Banerjee: Banning 'Baby' is sad and foolish January 24, 2015

    Kolkata: In the wake of Pakistan banning Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Baby', filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee says such incidents in India and Pakistan are "sad". Banerjee also said both neighbours will end up paying a "heavy price" if these incidents continue. "I can't comment on the film. I haven't seen it. I can't comment if...
  • 'Baby' review: The film is a khichdi of influences, uneven film January 23, 2015

    Director: Neeraj Pandey Cast: Akshay Kumar, Zachary Coffin, Rana Daggubati, Danny Denzongpa Borrowing its structure from Zero Dark Thirty, its climax from Argo, its intention from Nikhil Advani's D-Day, and its occasionally jingoistic tone from your standard Bollywood B-movie, Baby, directed by Neeraj Pandey, is a khichdi of influences, and an...
  • Pakistan bans Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Baby' January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar starrer 'Baby' which is about an Indian spy on a mission to catch a dreaded terrorist is ban by the Pakistan censor board. "Censor boards in Islamabad and Karachi have decided to ban the film because it portrays a negative image of Muslims and the negative characters in...
  • 'Baby' tweet review: This Akshay Kumar movie is gripping January 23, 2015

    Akshay Kumar is back with another action thriller 'Baby'. Directed by Neeraj Pandey, the movie also stars Rana Daggubati, Anupam Kher, Danny Denzongpa, Taapsee Pannu, Mikaal Zulfiqar and Madhurima Tuli. 3:01 PM: #AkshayKumar starrer #Baby tweet review in a while. Stay tuned. 3:03 PM: Directed by #NeerajPandey, #Baby is an...
  • 'Baby' authentic take on real danger to global peace: Neeraj Pandey January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Neeraj Pandey's two directorial ventures so far -- 'A Wednesday' and 'Special Chabbis' -- displayed his ability to take the language of Hindi commercial cinema into unexpected territory. He says his new film 'Baby', on terrorism, is his effort to create awareness about the existing danger to peace. In an...
  • I would like to be called an actor and not a superstar: Akshay Kumar January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who has been in the film industry for over two decades, wants to be known for his acting skills. "I would like to be called an actor and not a superstar. That is not the tag I am looking for. I am doing 'Brothers'. It's about martial arts,...
  • Akshay Kumar is way better in 'Baby' than in 'Special Chabbis': Neeraj Pandey January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who has featured in comic roles in films like "Entertainment" and "The Shaukeens", will not appear "humourless" in his forthcoming film "Baby", which is on terrorism. The film's director Neeraj Pandey says there's more than seriousness to the actor's character. How serious is his character in "Baby"? "I wouldn't...
  • e Lounge unwind: Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher on their latest movie 'Baby' January 22, 2015

    Bollywood's action star Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher talk about their forthcoming film "Baby". Based on the subject of global terrorism, the film discusses these issues openly to spread awareness. ...
  • Akshay Kumar can turn tide in favour of sensible cinema: Sanjay Gupta January 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta feels that Akshay Kumar's stardom is such that he can draw viewers to sensible cinema like the actor's forthcoming "Baby", which deals with terrorism. "'Baby' is a fantastic step in the right direction by Akshay Kumar. He is a superstar who can turn the tide in favour...
  • Photo of the day: This rare black-and-white picture shows Shah Rukh Khan's parents meeting Aamir Khan's great grand uncle January 20, 2015

    If you think that the friendship between Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan go as far as when they first met in Bollywood, you might just be surprised. Take a look at this picture of the Shah Rukh Khan' s parents Lateef Fatima Khan and Taj Mohammed Khan meeting Aamir...
  • 'Baby' is a well-carved film; talks about terrorism, says Akshay Kumar January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: After impressing audiences and critics with his army officer act in "Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty" in 2014, Bollywood's action star Akshay Kumar is once again broaching the subject of terrorism in his forthcoming film "Baby". He says the intent is to discuss these issues "openly"...
  • Akshay Kumar is very chilled-out; doesn't behave like a superstar, says 'Hate Story 2' actor Sushant Singh January 20, 2015

    Mumbai: 'Hate Story 2' actor Sushant Singh is impressed with Bollywood star Akshay Kumar's humility after sharing screen space with him in the upcoming film 'Baby'. The 42-year-old actor said Akshay was one of the reasons for him to do 'Baby'. "Working with Akshay was really nice. He is a great actor...
  • I completely relied on Neeraj Pandey and his script for 'Baby'; became a director's actor: Akshay Kumar January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar says he completely relied on his director Neeraj Pandey while playing an undercover agent in their upcoming film 'Baby'. Akshay, 47, who has played law enforcement officers in his earlier films like 'Holiday', 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo' among others, said he went to the...
  • Photo of the day: Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna celebrate a 'humourous' 14th marriage anniversary January 17, 2015

    They may be married for 14 years now, but Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna appear to be much in love. On their marriage anniversary, Akshay Kumar posted a picture of him and his wife and captioned it as "After 14 years of listening to the same old jokes of @mrsfunnybones...
  • John Abraham denies animosity with 'good friend' Akshay Kumar January 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor John Abraham has replaced Akshay Kumar in 'Welcome Back' and 'Hera Pheri 3'. But he says this has not had any effect on their camaraderie. Asked about it, John said: "When I signed 'Welcome Back', I called up Akshay and I gave him the news first. He was very...
  • Actor Vijay pays an ailing fan a surprise visit; meets her on her birthday, hangs out, clicks photos January 5, 2015

    Chennai: Tamil superstar Vijay, who is currently busy shooting for Tamil fantasy drama 'Puli', surprised an ailing ardent fan Archana by visiting her residence last week. Archana suffers from speech impediment and has been restricted to a chair for the last five years due to a rare disease. "When Vijay sir came...