AKSHAY KUMAR

  • 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. ...
  • 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,"...
  • 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. ...
  • e Lounge: Akshay, Sonakshi talk about 'Holiday' June 3, 2014

    Directed by AR Murugadoss, 'Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty' features Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha is actionthriller film. In an interview to CNNIBN, Akshay and Sonakshi share their experience behind the camera. The film is set to be released on June 6. ...
  • e Lounge: Akshay Kumar talks about his upcoming film 'Holiday' May 31, 2014

    Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar spoke to CNNIBN about his upcoming movie 'Holiday'. The action thriller film is written and directed by AR Murugadoss, and is produced by Vipul Shah. It features Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles, along with Govinda in a supporting role. ...
  • e Lounge: Katrina talks about the detective story of 'Jagga Jasoos' February 5, 2014

    Katrina Kaif whose films have been getting delayed one after the other, is making use of her time with brand endorsements. In an interview to CNNIBN, the actress said, "The most important thing about the film is the director's approach, there is no director like Anurag Basu, his vision and...
  • Watch: How movies fared at the box office in 2013 October 15, 2013

    2013 has been a good year for business in Bollywood & the last quarter of the year will see releases starring Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Akshay Kumar. ...
  • ELounge: Akshay Kumar on his forthcoming film 'Boss' October 9, 2013

    Directed by Anthony D'Souza, 'Boss' features Akshay Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty, Shiv Pandit and Aditi Rao Hydari in lead roles. The film is a remake of Malayalam movie 'Pokkiri Raja'. ...
  • Shah Rukh vs Akshay: The box office report August 21, 2013

    Shah Rukh Khan's 'Chennai Express' and Akshay Kumar's 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara!' were to release on Eid together but Ekta Kapoor decided to delay 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara!' by a week. CNNIBN finds out their box office report. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara' August 17, 2013

    This week CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviewed Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha and Imran Khan starrer 'Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara'. He also spoke to 'Grand Masti' actors Vivek Oberoi, Riteish Deshmukh and Aftab Shivdasani. ...
  • SRK, Akshay walk the ramp to promote their forthcoming films August 7, 2013

    Bollywood has been on rampage for the past few weeks with a plethora of stars twinkling down the ramp in Delhi and Mumbai. Team 'Chennai Express' might have avoided a head on collision with 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai' at the box office but both teams were seen at...
  • 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobara' picks up from where the first installment ended July 11, 2013

    'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobara' with the extra y in tow is a signature Balaji film. Starring Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha and Imran Khan, the film is directed by Milan Luthria and the film picks up from where the first installment ended. ...
  • Akshay plays the baddie in 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara' July 4, 2013

    Akshay Kumar marks the return of the antihero with his grey turn in 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara'. The actor joined producer Ekta Kapoor and director Milan Luthria via video link on Wednesday to launch the second trailer of the movie in Mumbai. ...
  • Mysterious celebrity deaths June 5, 2013

    Bollywood actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment in Juhu, Mumbai on late Monday night. ...
  • Jiah Khan 'suicide' case: Boyfriend will be probed, say reports June 4, 2013

    The film world woke up to some shocking news this morning as actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment in Mumbai. The police suspect it to be suicide. The young actress, who debuted opposite Amitabh Bachchan in 'Nishabd', was just 25. ...
  • No Bollywood films in Pakistan on Eid this year April 24, 2013

    Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan will not be allowed in Pakistan this year, on celluloid that is. The two stars' Eid releases, 'Chennai Express' and 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai 2' will not be screened in screens across the border. ...
  • Akshay Kumar is the highest advance tax payer of Bollywood March 20, 2013

    Not only is Akshay Kumar the current hit machine of Bollywood, but he also seems to be the most earnest income tax-payer. Buzz has it that Akshay Kumar is the highest advance tax payer - that's for the sixth year in a row! Akshay is said to have shelled out...
  • Bollybuzz: Will be my greatest honour to play MS Subbulakshmi, says Vidya Balan March 19, 2013

    Watch Bollybuzz for more news from the entertainment world. ...
  • 'Special Chabbis' has reinvented me: Akshay Kumar February 13, 2013

    'Special 26' has opened to both good reviews and a good boxoffice reception collecting net Rs 26 crore. Our correspondent caught up with the team including Akshay Kumar and asked him about his reinvention in the film among other things. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Special Chabbis', 'ABCD' February 9, 2013

    On this episode of Now Showing, Rajeev Masand also reviews 'Lincoln'. ...
  • Friday Releases: 'Special 26', 'ABCD', 'Lincoln' hit theatres February 8, 2013

    Akshay Kumar starrer 'Special 26' and Prabhudeva's 3D dance film 'ABCD' hit the screens this Friday. Steven Spielberg's Lincoln with 12 oscar nominations is also what you can watch this weekend. ...
  • Akshay Kumar croons at the audio launch of 'Special 26' January 17, 2013

    After tasting success with 'Housefull 2' and 'Rowdy Rathore', Akshay Kumar is back with 'Special Chabbis'. The film is said to be based on real life events. And since the film is set to release next month, its makers kick started the promotions with a music launch in Mumbai. ...
  • Bolly Buzz: Salman Khan replaces Akshay in cola ad January 4, 2013

    Salman Khan has replaced Akshay Kumar and has become the brand ambassador of cola brand. The ad will see the actor in true 'Dabangg' style. ...
  • Filmi Fiscal: 'Khiladi 786' gets a good opening December 11, 2012

    The film collected Rs 10.4 crore net on Friday, Rs 11.15 crore on Saturday and collections jumped to Rs 12.75 crore on Sunday. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Khilaadi 786' December 8, 2012

    'Khiladi 786' stars Akshay Kumar, who breaks into a Himeshvoiced song at the drop of a hat. Normally that wouldn't be a problem, except that Himesh Reshammiya himself appears in this film, which means you have two people on screen with the same voice Himesh Reshammiya's voice. Creepy, positively...
  • Akshay turns rapper to promote his new movie 'Khiladi 786' November 29, 2012

    Akshay Kumar showed off his rapping skills while promoting his upcoming release 'Khiladi 786' at Mumbai's Mihibhai college. He was joined by the film's leading lady Asin and coproducer and music composer Himesh Reshamiya. And if that wasn't enough, Akshay went on to make some more noise about his film...
  • After 'JTHJ' and 'SOS', next war between 'Talaash' and 'Khiladi 786'? November 28, 2012

    After 'Jab Tak Hain Jaan' and 'Son of Sardar' screensharing case, now buzz is that Aamir Khan has booked screens for an extended two weeks run for 'Talaash'. So does it mean that it'll be eating into the business of Akshay Kumar's forthcoming release 'Khiladi 786'? But the inside buzz is...
  • Akshay Kumar on 'Talaash' vs 'Khiladi 786' November 27, 2012

    Akshay Kumar is back in action with 'Khiladi 786'. Shilpa Rathnam caught up with the actor and his leading lady Asin and grilled them on what 'Talaash' releasing a week before their film amongst other things. Akshay calls the movie an action comedy. "Well it's an action comedy. I have not...
  • Friday Releases: 'Oh My God', 'Resident Evil: Retribution' hit screens September 28, 2012

    'Oh My God', an adaptation of the acclaimed Gujarati play, 'Kanji Virrudh Kanji', reunites Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal onscreen once again. Also on offer is 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' by Priyadarshan, that again features Paresh Rawal, but this time as a village goon named Peter. Meanwhile, in 'Resident Evil: Retribution', Milla Jovovich...
  • Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal speak about 'Oh My God' September 19, 2012

    Akshay Kumar, who will star with Paresh Rawal in 'Oh My God' speaks about the movie. ...