AKSHAY KUMAR

  • 'Gopala Gopala' motion poster: Pawan Kalyan and Venkatesh ride a celestial motorcycle this time 16 hours 44 minutes ago

    The eagerly awaited film 'Gopala Gopala' is the official remake of Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal starrer 'OMG - Oh My God'. The film has been directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasany and produced by Suresh Babu and Sharrath Marar. ...
  • Today I have come a full circle: Designer Ritu Beri on completing 25 years in fashion 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Ritu Beri, often called India's 'Fashion Queen', has completed 25 years in the fashion industry. The designer says her life has been a 'fairytale' and beyond her dreams and now she is keen to write "inspirational books". The designer, who was among the first Indians to storm the catwalks...
  • Akshay Kumar takes to Twitter to introduce his 'Baby' character 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar took to micro-blogging website Twitter to unveil a glimpse of his role from his upcoming movie 'Baby'. The actor also said that all the developments and scoops from the movie will reach his fans on the social networking platform first. "Starting today, I will introduce you to...
  • Need to take PM Modi's remark on policeman's portrayal in films seriously: Mahesh Bhatt December 6, 2014

    Bollywood celebrities said it was their duty to take the issue raised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi seriously. Modi had recently said that policemen are often projected in a bad light in films. Director Mahesh Bhatt said, "If you look at the history of Bollywood, we have always tried to...
  • 'Baby' trailer: It clearly puts forth the premise and mood of the film December 6, 2014

    Rarely do we get to see trailers in Hindi cinema that raise the bar along with the curiosity for the film. Going by that yardstick alone director Neeraj Pandey's 'Baby' reveals nothing, but says everything about the film that looks slick and intriguing. The trailer begins with a grand aerial...
  • Was surprised by the title of 'Baby' initially: Akshay Kumar December 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Akshay Kumar says he initially did not understand the relevance of naming an action thriller 'Baby' but gradually understood the connection of the title with the story. The espionage thriller has been directed by Neeraj Pandey of 'A Wednesday' and 'Special 26' fame. Akshay, 47, will be seen...
  • Akshay Kumar: I believe in the natural way of maintaining a good body December 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who is counted amongst the fittest and most agile actors in the Hindi film industry, says he does not favour six-pack or eight-pack abs and that he believes in a "natural way of maintaining a good body". "It takes a long time to make abs. Tehelte tehelte nahi...
  • Thanks to her Urdu, Taapsee Pannu bagged Neeraj Pandey's 'Baby' December 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Taapsee Pannu's Urdu accent helped her in getting a role in the much-awaited action thriller 'Baby'. The 27-year-old, who made her Bollywood debut with 'Chashme Baddoor', got excited when director Neeraj Pandey approached her for a role in his film 'Baby' because of her talent. The 'Special 26' director...
  • Akshay Kumar packs a powerful punch in the first trailer of Neeraj Pandey's 'Baby' December 4, 2014

    Akshay Kumar plays the honest, patriotic Intelligence officer in filmmaker Neeraj Pandey's new film 'Baby'. The film is based on terrorism and also features Rana Duggabati, Tapsee Pannu, Anupam Kher and Kay Kay Menon. The first trailer of the film was recently released online. It is scheduled to release in...
  • Akshay Kumar shares behind the scenes footage from the sets of his new film 'Baby' November 20, 2014

    Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar took to micro-blogging website Twitter to unveil a glimpse of his upcoming action thriller "Baby". The actor also said that film's trailer will be launched Dec 3. "Here's the #BabySizzle a sneak peak for what awaits! First look launches on #3December," the actor tweeted...
  • Actor Ravi Teja to play Akshay Kumar's role in Telugu remake of 'Special 26' November 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Telugu superstar Ravi Teja is all set to play the role of actor Akshay Kumar in Telugu remake of "Special 26". Confirming this Ravi, who is at the moment shooting for the sequel to the Telugu version of "Kick" says: "The Telugu-Tamil producer Thyagarajan who is actor Prashanth's father has...
  • 'The Shaukeens': 5 things that work for this otherwise average film November 10, 2014

    Not that Akshay Kumar's tongue-in-cheek humour does not amuse me anymore, but this time he wasn't the reason why I watched 'The Shaukeens'; the reason was, in fact, Lisa Haydon. She may not have a hold as a mainstream heroine in the Hindi film industry yet, but her striking performance...
  • Akshay Kumar: Comedians are not supposed to be actors in Bollywood November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar's 'The Shaukeens' is doing fairly well at the box office and has minted more than 10 crore in two days. But the actor somehow feels that comedians are not given the actor's status in Bollywood. In one of his recent interviews, the...
  • 'The Shaukeens' review: A film not worth the price of a ticket November 7, 2014

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra and Lisa Haydon Director: Abhishek Sharma 'The Shaukeens', directed by Tere Bin Laden's Abhishek Sharma and written by Tigmanshu Dhulia, is really two films for the price of one. But sadly neither is worth the price of a ticket. You have the part based...
  • 'Jisko kuch nahi aata woh actor hi banta hai', 'Bangkok ayaashi ki rajdhani hai': 20 dialogues from 'The Shaukeens' that are bound to make you laugh November 7, 2014

    The original 'Shaukeens' featuring AK Hangal, Utpal Dutt and Ashok Kumar is till considered a cult classic. While we have our reservations with the film's remake 'The Shaukeens'- the actors Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra along Lisa Haydon and Akshay Kumar manage to bring in some laughs. The dialogues...
  • 'The Shaukeens' Tweet Review: Akshay Kumar stands out in the film November 7, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Tere Bin Laden' director Abhishek Sharma, who received rave reviews for making an outstanding comic satire is back with his next movie 'The Shaukeens'. The movie stars veteran actors Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra in key roles. While Akshay Kumar features in a cameo as...
  • I don't look out for Rs 100-200 crore club movies; love to take on risky stuff: Akshay Kumar November 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Akshay Kumar says the Rs 100-200 crore clubs in Bollywood do not excite him as an actor anymore. The 47-year-old star, who is behind hits including 'Entertainment', 'Holiday', 'Special 26', 'OMG - Oh My God!', says he wants to take risks as a producer-actor. "I do four films in...
  • I do four films in a year and I still get a lot of holidays: Akshay Kumar November 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The 47-year-old star, who is behind hits including 'Entertainment', 'Holiday', 'Special 26', 'OMG ? Oh My God!', says he wants to take risks as a producer-actor. "I do four films in a year. And I do that quite easily and I get a lot of holidays. I always...
  • I have not yet reached 'interval' stage of my career: Anupam Kher November 6, 2014

    Indore: He may have spent nearly three decades in the Hindi film industry and done some memorable roles, but Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher thinks he has not yet reached even the "interval" stage of his career. "I have to continue for the next 30 years. I have not yet reached the...
  • Want to do films that my son can enjoy: Akshay Kumar November 4, 2014

    Mumbai: From action to comedy to drama, Akshay Kumar has done everything in his over two decade long acting career. And now his desire is to work on projects that his son Aarav can enjoy. Asked about his choices while signing films, he said: "I want to do some good films....
  • Shooting with Anupam Kher? It isn't tough: Akshay Kumar November 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar has worked with Anupam Kher in various films like "Heyy Babyy" and "Special 26" and the action star says he enjoys shooting with the latter. The duo first shared screen space in the 1992 film "Deedar". Then they went on to work together in the 1990s in...
  • 'DID 3' participant Sanam Johar wins 'Dare 2 Dance' October 27, 2014

    The winner of the one of its kind dance reality show hosted by Akshay Kumar that made the contestants dance in extreme conditions has been announced. Sanam Johar of 'Dance India Dance 3' fame has won the trophy by defeating co-contestant Emilie Caillon. The show had 13 participants...
  • 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. ...