My wife loves me in glasses, says Akshay Oberoi

Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Actor Akshay Oberoi says nerdy is the new cool, adding that his wife loves to see him in glasses.

"I think glasses look really cool. My wife specifically loves when I wear glasses," Akshay, who is married to Jyothi Vynatheya, said in a statement. 

The "Pizza" actor, who has been signed as a brand ambassador for an eye wear brand, added: "If you find the right pair, they can be just what you need to complete a look. To those who say glasses look "nerdy," well, nerdy is the new cool."

At present, Akshay is busy shooting for Nagesh Kukunoor's web series titled "The Test case", which also features Nimrat Kaur.

He has finished shooting for Akshat Verma's next film "Kalakandi", in which he will be seen playing Saif Ali Khan's character's younger brother. The actor is also awaiting release of Shanker Raman's "Gurgaon".