Akshay Kumar a.k.a Khiladi Kumar has proved yet again that he is the real King of Bollywood.The superstar stunned everyone when he quietly crossed the 2000 crore mark, making him the first ever actor in Bollywood to enter the 2000 crore club.It seems everything is working just right for Akshay Kumar, the actor who made his debut with ‘Saugandh(1991)’ has managed to earn Rs 2000 crore from his movies till date.
On Saturday #Akshay2000crore was trending worldwide on the micro blogging website Twitter, it’s still one of the top trending topics in India.To thank his fans the 45-year-old superstar tweeted,
Honestly blessed to have you all Akkians in my life. Special thanks to my fan clubs who support me so much selflessly time & again. Thank you for the #Akshay2000crore tag only possible coz of you all.
Apart from the Khiladi series, some of Akshay Kumar’s other superhit films are ‘Mohra’, ‘Namaste London’, ‘Hera Pheri’, ‘Dhadkan’, ‘Housefull’, ‘Rowdy Rathore’, ‘Oh My God’ and the very recently released ‘Special 26’. 2013 seems to be a bag full of surprises for Akshay.His recent release ‘Special 26’ is getting dream response from viewers, and the good news of entering 2000 crore club should add more smile to his face.From a waiter to the number one actor, his journey is really very interesting.
Akshay Kumar was honoured with the Rajiv Gandhi Award on 2004 for his outstanding achievements in Bollywood. For his contribution to Indian cinema, he was also awarded with Honorary Doctrate of Law in 2008 by the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada.He was named the “Sexiest Man Alive” by People magazine (India). In 2009 he was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India and also received the highest Japanese honour of “Katana”.The Asian Awards honoured Akshay Kumar in 2011 for his achievents in cinema.He was also one of the 15 international celebrities invited for the Olympics torch-bearer rally to Canada.
That clearly shows how popular he is, both in India and the international market.Not only that, he also gave four consecutive commercial hits in a single year, that tells the story.