Akshay Kumar's real name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia. He was born on September 9, 1967, in Amritsar, Punjab, India.

Before becoming an actor, Akshay worked as a chef and waiter in Bangkok, Thailand, where he learned martial arts and earned the nickname "Khiladi" (player).

Akshay Kumar made his acting debut in 1987 with the film "Aaj" but got his first major break with the film "Khiladi" in 1992.

He is known for performing his own stunts and has a black belt in Taekwondo.

Akshay Kumar is one of the most successful actors in Bollywood and has appeared in over 150 films.

He is known for his versatility as an actor and has played a wide range of roles, including action heroes, comedians, and romantic leads.

Akshay Kumar is also a trained dancer and has appeared in several hit Bollywood songs, including "Chura Ke Dil Mera" and "Tip Tip Barsa Paani."

In addition to his acting career, Akshay Kumar is a philanthropist and has supported several causes, including education, health care, and disaster relief.

Akshay Kumar is one of the highest-paid actors in India and has a net worth of over $240 million.