Born in Amritsar, Punjab as Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia on September 9, 1967. He has appeared in over 80 Hindi films to date and continues to increase his popularity the older he gets. He was first recognized as an action film hero in Kiladhi which released back in 1991. Arguably, his most recent years in Bollywood have been his most successful on record. The year 2007 has been Kumar’s most successful year with the release of Namastey London,Heyy Babyy, and Bhool Bhulaiyaa. Akshay Kumar’s most recent release is Blue and is reportedly in the best shape he has ever been in during his entire Bollywood career.