Box-office number is actually a pressure: Akshay Kumar
Box-office number is actually a pressure: Akshay Kumar

Superstar Akshay Kumar says he prefers to stay away from the pressure of box office by taking up characters which challenge him as a performer.

Riteish Deshmukh takes Ice Bucket Challenge, nominates Akshay, Abhishek

The ALS Ice bucket challenge has gone viral across the globe. The trend which kicked-off in the West, has now slowly found its place in India as well.

Akshay Kumar to star in Karan Johar’s next

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar and director Karan Johar have decided to team up for the first time and produce a film, which is scheduled to start early next year.

Akshay Kumar didn`t understand `Special Chabbis` at first

Akshay Kumar says it took him almost four months to say yes to `Special Chabbis` because initially he did not understand the script, which carries an important message too.

Akshay gives `gurudakshina` to Pratima Kazmi, his Hindi teacher

Very few know that it was TV actress Pratima Kazmi, popular for her role as the waspish-tongued Nani of "Uttaran", who taught struggling Akshay Kumar Hindi, and after two decades the star offered to give her "gurudakshina".

Akshay Kumar`s Playboy dreams!

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar hopes to feature on the cover of Playboy magazine someday.

Akshay, John perform risky chopper stunt!

Bollywood’s original khiladi Akshay Kumar and hunk of an actor John Abraham recently performed a death-defying stunt on a helicopter during the shoot of a song for ‘Desi Boyz’ in Bangkok.

Akshay gives `Son of Sardar` title to Ajay

Akshay played the good Samaritan and allowed Ajay Devgn to use the title 'Son Of Sardar'.

Akshay`s karate kids win international championship

Even as Akshay Kumar struggles to get land allotted for a martial arts school in Mumbai, the participants of last year`s Akshay Kumar Karate Tournament have just returned from an international karate championship with gold and bronze medals.

Akshay to learn combat karate for `Rowdy Rathore`

He is a black belt in Taekwondo and now Akshay Kumar is learning traditional combat karate for his role in `Rowdy Rathore`.

Akshay dubs for Hindi version of Transformers!

Akshay Kumar dubs autobot figure Optimus Prime in the upcoming Transformers’ series.

We are not race horses to be called competitors: Akshay

Akshay Kumar does not believe that he has any competition from his contemporaries. The `Khiladi` star says he hates it when people tag actors as competitors as if they are in some kind of race.

Akshay heaps praise on Hrithik`s moves

Akshay Kumar says Hrithik Roshan makes all Bollywood heroes envy his dance moves. Akshay was among the first stars to react to Hrithik`s promotional video for his debut television show `Just Dance`.

Akshay feels for common man as petrol price rises again

Petrol price has shot up yet again and the common man is facing the brunt of it all. As the whole nation reels with the rocketing price hike of petrol, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar empathised with people on the street.

Ranbir follows in the footsteps of Salman and Akshay

No wonder why Ranbir Kapoor is often called the next big thing in Bollywood. The young man from the Kapoor Khandaan is leaving no stone unturned to prove people right!

I don`t want to play SRK`s wife or Akshay`s girlfriend: Lara Dutta

Lara Dutta, who recently tied the nuptial with tennis ace Mahesh Bhupati has made up her mind on the kind of roles she would be doing in future.

Akshay holds special screening of `Thank You` for Canadian PM

Akshay Kumar held a special screening of his latest release `Thank You` for Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper at a theatre in Brampton.

Akshay-Bobby starrer `Thank You` a funny take on extra-marital affairs

After doing a cricket-based drama ‘Patiala House’, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar is back on the big screen with multi-starrer comedy ‘Thank You’, a funny take on extra-marital affairs. The film releases Friday. Produced by UTV Motion Pictures and Hari Om Productions, the film is about three married men trying to have some fun outside their marriages.

Akshay compromises on his price for ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi 4’

Even the biggest of superstars at times do things uncanny to their personality to safeguard their interests. And it is Akshay Kumar’s time to do something that is quite difficult to digest. Buzz has it that the actor has negotiated his price to rejoin reality TV adventure show ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi 4’. But, fearing he might lose the contract, Khiladi Kumar thought it was best to compromise on his price.

Journalist gets the better of Akshay at a wedding ceremony!

Once again media bore the brunt of fuming celebs as a scribe tried to act funny with the Khiladi of Bollwyood, Akshay Kumar. Akki who is otherwise sober with media persons, took a u-turn as a journalist’s question struck him too hard to handle.The story goes when Akshay along with the cast of his next film ‘Thank You’ graced the wedding of two couples as a promotional gig recently.