Akshay was born under the official name Om-Bhatia, Rajiv Hari on September 9th, 1967. Known to his close friends as Akki, he has been a credited actor since the 2006 film Jaan-E-Mann: Let's Fall in Love... Again.
Akshay Kumar is a dependable leading actor. He has starred in three films including the 2015 action film Gabbar as the character Gabbar Singh Rajput, the 2009 action movie Kambakkht Ishq playing Viraj Shergill and the 2008 action release Tashan cast as Bachchan Pandey.
Akshay has a limited track record in supporting parts. To date, Akshay has only been in the 2006 musical movie Jaan-E-Mann: Let's Fall in Love... Again. Akshay Kumar has yet to establish a position as a bankable star.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2009 action film Kambakkht Ishq, which brought in $1,000,000 at the box office.
Akshay has stayed out of the media limelight, having been featured in one magazine article.