Akshay Kumar is without doubt one of the most sought after acting talents in Bollywood. With over 120 films under his belt, he is a global phenomenon winning praise from film directors, audiences and critics alike. A rags to riches story, Kumar began his career teaching martial arts to students in Mumbai getting his first break into show business when he was offered a part in a furniture showroom advertisement. Today, he acts and produces films not only in Bollywood but recently in Hollywood working alongside household names including Sylvester Stallone, Denise Richards and Kylie Minogue.
Praise for Akshay Kumar
"Akshay Kumar has reached almost demi-god status in India and throughout the South Asian Diaspora on the merits of his talent, his ambition and charm. Through his many collaborations, this king of Bollywood has been instrumental in the embracing of Indian cinema into the global market."