Akshay Kumar is an Indian popular actor and producer who is also known as one of the highest-paid Bollywood actors. According to Forbes Magazine 2019, Akshay Kumar is the world’s fourth highest-paid actor. As of 2022, Akshay Kumar has a net worth of $240 million US dollars.
So, hey guys in this article, we will discuss Akshay Kumar’s biography, sources of income, what is the exact net worth of Akshay Kumar? and how much he charges for one movie.
Akshay Kumar’s real name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia but today we all know him from his stage name Akshay Kumar. He is born on 9 September 1967. He was born in Amritsar, Punjab, India to Hari Om Bhatia and Aruna Bhatia. His father Hari Om Bhatia was in Indian Army and enjoyed wrestling.
From a young age, Akshay showed his interest in sports and wrestling. Later his father left the Indian Army and become an accountant in UNICEF. Akshay and his family came to Mumbai because of his father’s job.
He started learning karate when they used to live in Delhi and also completed his school education from there.
In Mumbai, he took admission in Guru Nanak Khalsa College for his higher education. But, never completed his studies. He dropped out of college and went to Thailand to learn martial arts.
He learned martial arts while living in Bankok and spent five years in Thailand to learn Thai Boxing. After coming from Thailand he started working in a travel agency in Kolkata. He told his father that he wanted to be an Actor.
In Mumbai, while teaching martial arts to students he started modelling. Akshay also worked as an assistant photographer and background dancer in movies.
He saw many ups and downs in his career. He worked in hotels and sold jewellery in Dehli. But never gave up on his dreams to become an actor.
Akshay Kumar is also known for most fit actor in Bollywood. He always inspires people to live a happy and healthy life.
When Akshay is going to Bangalore for an Ad shoot he missed his flight. And that evening Akshaya was signed for a lead role for the Movie Deedar by producer Pramod Chakravarthy.
In 1991 he made his appearance in Saugandh and also acted in Dancer that year. But these movies went flop. Later he gave many hit movies such as the Khiladi series, Waqt Hamara hai, Suhaag and Mohra. He worked in 100+ movies. Akshay is also known for his dangerous stunts in movies.
He also worked in other superhit movies such as Oh My God, Holiday, Gabbar Is Back, Rustom, Pad Man, Housefull 3, Airlift and Phir Hera Pheri. Akshay also owns his production house named Hari Om Entertainment Company in 2009.
Akshay Kumar Net Worth
According to Celebritynetworth, As of 2022, the estimated net worth of Akshay Kumar is roughly $240 million dollars. In 2019, he earned over ₹466 crores from movies alone, which was enough to make him one of the highest-paid actors in the world.
A huge part of his income comes from advertising and brand promotions. As he is working with 20+ brands and promoting their products.
He is listed as fourth world’s highest-paid actor in Forbes magazine. This year his Movies Kesari and Mission Mangal is based on true stories and people already gave these movies so much love.
Kumar also won many awards for his mindblowing acts in movies such as Best actor, best comedian, best villain, etc. He is also awarded Padma Shri by Government of India.
Akshay said in one of his interviews that “He worked very hard to earn a rupee”. And now this hard work helped him to become the highest-paid actor.
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