AKSHAY KUMAR

  • 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. ...
  • 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,"...