AKSHAY KUMAR

  • Box Office report: Akshay Kumar's 'Baby' beats Sonam Kapoor's 'Dolly Ki Doli' 3 days ago

    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 6 days ago

    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 1 week ago

    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' 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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...
  • Dabboo Ratnani's 2015 calender teaser: Ranbir Kapoor pouts, Priyanka Chopra poses with a vintage car in the teaser video January 4, 2015

    It's that time of the year when Bollywood's favourite photographer Dabboo Ratnani captures some of the biggest names of Bollywood. In its 15th edition this year, the famed calender this year will feature Shah Rukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Arjun Rampal, Sonakshi Sinha, Bipasha Basu, Alia bhatt and Parineeti Chopra, among...
  • Riteish clocks 12 years in film industry January 3, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Riteish Deshmukh Saturday reminisced about the release of his debut film 'Tujhe Meri Kasam' on this date 12 years ago. It also launched his now wife Genelia D'Souza. "#12YearsOfTujheMeriKasam My Debut film - released on 3rd Jan 2003," Riteish posted on Twitter, along with a montage of images from...
  • Akshay Kumar to judge the upcoming season of 'MasterChef India'? January 2, 2015

    New Delhi: If all goes as planned, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will reportedly return to the world of reality TV show again after 'Dare 2 Dance' with 'MasterChef India' season four. "The programming team is trying to get Akshay on board the show as 'maha-judge'. Nothing is finalised yet as talks...
  • Tamil actress Taapsee Pannu learns Krav Maga for 'Vai Raja Vai' December 27, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Taapse Pannu, who got trained in Krav Maga - an Israeli martial art, for Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Baby', has also put it to use for a fight sequence in her upcoming Tamil film 'Vai Raja Vai. "Taapsee was more than happy to assist in the sequence owing to her recent...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: Time for me to switch to performance-oriented roles December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: After mostly playing the quintessential 'desi girl' in big-budget commercial films, Sonakshi Sinha feels it is time for her to do more performance-oriented movies. The 27-year-old star's filmography boasts of entertainers like 'Dabangg', 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Action Jackson', with an exception of 'Lootera', an intense love story which got her...
  • 'Gopala Gopala' motion poster: Pawan Kalyan and Venkatesh ride a celestial motorcycle this time December 18, 2014

    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 December 15, 2014

    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 December 14, 2014

    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...