New Delhi, Sept 9: Akshay Kumar aka Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia is a famous Bollywood actor who was born on 9 september 1967 in Amritsar, Punjab, India. Akshay has already appeared in more than hundred Hindi movies. He is also a famous martial artist and producer. Akshay has a massive fan following all over the India. The popularity of Akshay Kumar is so immense that he has overshadowed the three famous khans of Bollywood.
He has achieved huge stardom for his comic, action and drama roles. His fans usually call him as Akki, Khiladi, Khiladi Kumar, King of Bollywood etc. He has been nominated for Filmfare Awards and won it two times. He had done many blockbusters as well as flop movies. So here we will tell you the Top 5 best movies of Akshay Kumar till date.
1) Holiday (2014): Holiday: A soldier Is Never Off Duty is a Indian action thriller movie directed by A.R. Murugadoss and produced by Aruna Bhatia, Vipul Amrutlal Shah and Twinkle Khanna. The movie was released on 6 June 2014 starring Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Govinda, Sumeet Raghavan in a lead role. It is a remake of the 2012 Tamil movie Thuppakki which was also directed by A.R. Murugadoss. This movie is one of the best movies of 2014. This movie was actually dedicated to Indian Army. I saw the movie on the first day. It was a super hit movie and worth watching. It is a highly entertaining movie with a great message for Indian Army. The movie also got positive reviews from critics.
2) Baby (2015): Baby is a Indian spy action movie directed by Neeraj Pandey and produced by Sheetal Sharma, Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar. The movie was released on 23 January 2015 starring Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Panu, Anupam Kher, Danny Denzongpa, Rana Daggubati and Kay Kay Menon in a lead role. The movie was banned in Pakistan by the censor boards in Karachi and Islamabad. It was a highly successful movie and received thumbs up from critics. The movie is all about the India’s intelligence agent who fight against terrorism originated from Pakistan. It was beautifully shot at fabulous locations.
3) Namastey London (2007): Namastey London is a Indian romantic drama movie directed and produced by Vipul Amrutlal Shah. The movie was released on 23 March 2007 starring Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Rishi Kapoor, Upen Patel, Clive Standen, Javed Sheikh in a lead role. In this movie, Riteish Deshmukh has a cameo role. This movie is one of the best movies of Akshay Kumar so far. You can watch the movie several times without getting bore. Even today this movie appears to be as fresh as a new movie. The rocking chemistry between Akshay and Katrina will melt your heart.
4) Gabbar Is Back (2015): Gabbar Is Back is a action drama movie directed by Krish and produced by Shabinaa Khan, Viacom 18 Motion Pictures and Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The movie was released on 1 May 2015 starring Akshay Kumar, Shruti Haasan, Suman Talwar, Jaideep Ahlawat, Sunil Grover in a lead role. The movie is a remake of the Tamil movie Ramanaa (2002) directed by A.R. Murugadoss. The movie was commercially hit. The outstanding background music along with terrific dialogues made it highly popular among audience. The movie delivered a strong message that we should treat everyone equally and fairly with no corruption. After watching it, you will surely feel that we need a real ‘Gabbar’ to instil some courage in all of us and wipe out corruption from the root.
5) Airlift (2016): Airlift is Indian war thriller movie directed by Raja Krishna Menon. The movie was released on 22 January 2016 starring Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur in a lead role. It is a classic movie based on a real life incident that is highlighted very beautifully on screen. This movie is one of the best movie of Akshay Kumar’s entire carrier. The movie received positive reviews from critics as well as from audiences. No matter whether this movie crosses 100 crore or not, but in Indian cinema history, whenever we count all time great movies: Airlift will always be considered a milestone and best in all patriotic films. In real sense, the movie is truly a masterpiece.
So enjoy all these movies on the birthday of Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar. The entire News24 team wishes Akshay Kumar a very happy birthday. We hope to get such beatiful movies from Akshay in the coming years ahead.