AKSHAY KUMAR

  • I learnt Hindi by watching Akshay Kumar's film: Lisa Haydon October 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Model-turned-actress Lisa Haydon, who shares screen space with Akshay Kumar in upcoming film 'The Shaukeens', says in her initial years in Bollywood she used to watch the 'Khiladi' star's films to learn Hindi. Akshay will do a cameo as himself in 'The Shaukeens' and the 28-year-old 'Queen' actress essays...
  • Bollywood celebrities come together and pledge for a Swachh Bharat October 2, 2014

    Bollywood actors Parineeti Chopra, Alia Bhatt, Akshay Kumar and Ajay Devgn pledged for a clean India after Narendra Modi launched a five-year 'Clean India' campaign. They appealed to carry the message for a 'Swachh Bharat' forward. ...
  • Akshay Kumar unveils 'The Shaukeens' trailer featuring Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra September 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Akshay Kumar Saturday unveiled the trailer of "The Shaukeens" in the presence of the film's entire starcast. "I am playing myself in the film and the only thing that was added in my character was that I was shown as an alcoholic in the movie which is different from...
  • Watch: The motion poster of Akshay Kumar's 'The Shaukeens' September 20, 2014

    The first motion poster of 'The Shaukeens' starring Akshay Kumar, Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra, has been released. The teaser has the tagline 'a coming of age comedy' and features the voice of the three lecherous old men (played by Kher, Mishra and Kapoor) planning a trip to Bangkok...
  • Akshay Kumar: If your work becomes your passion, you get the energy automatically September 4, 2014

    Akshay Kumar can manage multiple film projects and a TV show with ease. The actor says time management is easy if you love your work. Touted as Bollywood's action titan, Akshay is ready to make a comeback to TV with a unique dancebased reality show Dare 2 Dance and he's excited...
  • Akshay Kumar: I work eight hours a day, take maximum holidays and do threefour films a year September 1, 2014

    Akshay Kumar has revealed that he does not find it difficult to do threefour films a year and at the same time can easily find time for family. "I have been doing this since 24 years, I don't think why I should stop it. I don't find it difficulat. I work...
  • Tabletoppers Khalsa Warriors to face Lahore Lions August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Khalsa Warriors and Lahore Lions, the only two unbeaten teams in the inaugural Wave World Kabaddi League (WWKL) will clash in the first of the four clashes scheduled for the weekend at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium. Both teams have an allwin record from the three matches they have...
  • Watch: The Indian Ice Bucket Challenge: 10 celebrities including Sania Mirza, Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan soak themselves in ice cold water August 21, 2014

    After a series of Hollywood stars and famous celebrities taking the Ice Bucket Challenge in the west, it is India's turn now. Bollywood seems pretty excited about getting drenched in ice cold water and a number of popular actors stepped forward to join the cause. Spreading awareness about the ALS...
  • Akshay Kumar takes the ALS ice bucket challenge; nominates Salman Khan, Twinkle Khanna, Johnny Lever, Ashwini Yardi August 21, 2014

    Akshay Kumar performed the ALS ice bucket challenge in a true 'khiladi' style. In the windy part of Cape Town, Kumar asked 11 contestants from the show he was hosting there, to pour ice water on him. He added that the temperature there was 8 degrees Celsius. He was responding to...
  • From Nitish Bhardwaj as a fluteplaying villager, to Akshay Kumar as a Ray Banwearing charmer: How the portrayal of Lord Krishna has evolved on screen August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: He has a signature look. His has his favourite accessories, his favourite music instrument and he's got a way with the ladies. One of the most intriguing characters from the Indian epic 'Mahabharata', Lord Krishna's tales have enthralled bhakts for centuries. An inspiration for poetry, prose and art all...
  • e Lounge: Akshay Kumar performs at the World Kabaddi League in London August 12, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar talks about Kabaddi being the traditional sport of India. Akshay Kumar mesmerized the crowd in London with his opening performance at the World Kabaddi League. "My team Khalsa Warriors and Yo Yo Honey team will be competing for the first match,"...
  • Akshay KumarTamannaah Bhatia starrer 'Entertainment' crosses Rs 35 crore mark August 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar's latest slapstick comedy "Entertainment" continues to entertain the masses. In the opening weekend, it has collected over Rs.35 crore in India. "#Entertainment Fri 11.16 cr, Sat 11.53 cr, Sun 14 cr. Total: (Rs.) 36.69 cr nett. India biz," trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted Monday. "#Entertainment has decent weekend,...
  • Box Office report: Akshay Kumarstarrer 'Entertainment' mints over Rs 20 crore August 11, 2014

    Akshay Kumarstarrer 'Entertainment' has earned over Rs.20 crore in the first two days of its release. The movie is named after a Golden Retriever, who plays a key character and has been supported by animalrights activist and Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi. "#Entertainment Fri 11.16 cr (revised figure),...
  • Akshay Kumar's 'Entertainment' rakes in Rs 11.57 crore on opening day August 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar's comedy movie 'Entertainment' failed to create fireworks at the boxoffice and earned Rs. 11.57 crore at the boxoffice on its first day. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted its first day box office collection and wrote, "#Entertainment Fri Rs. 11.57 cr nett. India...
  • 'Entertainment' review: The humour isn't just slapstick , it's also repetitive and lazy August 8, 2014

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Tamannaah Bhatia and Ritesh Deshmukh Director: SajidFarhad Anyone who's ever got a bad review tends to believe that movie critics don't want to enjoy a film. That they go into a movie thinking of new and different ways to shred it to bits. That's not true I can assure...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you guess these Akshay Kumar movies? August 8, 2014

    Akshay Kumar has quite a huge fan following and the Khiladi Kumar enjoys the same level of stardom as the Khans do. His latest release, Entertainment has received a very good response at the boxoffice. Take this quiz and see how much do you know about his movies. ...
  • 'Entertainment' tweet review: Akshay's comic timing, Krushna's quirky oneliners will leave you entertained August 8, 2014

    Akshay Kumar and Tamannah Bhatia starrer Entertainment hits the silverscreen today. The movie is inspired from a real life incident and marks the directorial debut of Sajid and Farhad. Interestingly, the main lead in the movie is not Akshay Kumar but a dog named Entertainment. It's the...
  • Censor Board slams jokes on Johnny Lever's name 'Abdullah' in 'Entertainment' August 7, 2014

    Mumbai: The censor board has objected to the way Johnny Lever's character's name has been mispronounced in the forthcoming film 'Entertainment' and asked its makers to change it. The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), which viewed the film late last week, has asked that Lever's character's name be changed. Said a...
  • Akshay Kumar talks about his new movie 'Entertainment' August 7, 2014

    Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar talks about his upcoming movie 'Entertainment'. The movie is set to be released on August 8. ...
  • E Lounge: Akshay Kumar talks about his new movie 'Entertainment' August 6, 2014

    In am interview with CNNIBN, bollywood actor Akshay Kumar talks about his new film 'Entertainment'. The main protagonist of the film is a dog. Akshay tells us about how this film beats any other comedy film he has ever done. ...
  • I want to play a villain's role more often, he has the most fun in a film: Akshay Kumar August 6, 2014

    Bangalore: Superstar Akshay Kumar says apart from catching up with different styles of comedy, he loves to play negative roles more often. The 'Entertainment' star said it gives him immense joy. "I think the villain always enjoys so much in major part of the film's duration. He fixes up the...
  • Akshay Kumar urges fans to support his Kabaddi team 'Khalsa Warriors' August 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood stars Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha along with rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh will attend the premiere of their forthcoming film "Entertainment" in London Aug 8. The Wave World Kabaddi League (Wave WKL), the first international Kabaddi league, will host the premiere of the Tips Entertainment movie at...
  • Akshay Kumar: Never injured anyone filming action scene in my career August 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar, known for performing dare devil stunts, said that he has never hurt or injured anyone filming action sequences in his 24year film career. Popular for his 'Khiladi' series, the actor says, to him safety comes first. "In my 24 years of career, no one sustained injuries...