Akshay Kumar, who began his acting career with a minor role in the film Aaj, has already been in the business for three decades. Yash Raj Films marked the occasion by creating a new Prithviraj poster featuring every film he had featured! The team caught Akshay off guard with this poster revealing action, and he was taken aback by the gesture.
Yash Raj Films’ social media handles shared a video of Akshay Kumar unveiling a digital poster of Prithviraj Chakraborty (his next movie).
Akshay said, “It didn’t even cross my mind that this activity is happening to celebrate my 30 years in cinema! It’s fascinating that 30 years have passed since my first film Saugandh! The first shot of my film career was at Ooty and it was an action shot! Thank you very much for this gesture. This is really special.”
Akshay Kumar retweeted the video and said, “30 years of cinema, a lifetime filled with your love! Thank you for this amazing journey and thank you @yrf for piecing it together so beautifully with #Prithviraj, releasing in cinemas on 3rd June.”
He played the lead in the 1991 film Saugandh. In the last 30 years, Akshay Kumar has appeared in approximately 145 movies and given some commendable ones such as Bhool Bhulaiya, Hera Pheri, Welcome, Khattha Meetha, and the list goes on.
Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia, better known as Akshay Kumar, is a Bollywood actor, film producer and martial artist. Over the course of his career, Kumar has received numerous prizes, including a National Film Award for Best Actor and two Filmfare Awards. He is one of Hindi cinema’s most prolific actors. He was the first Hindi film actor whose films’ domestic net lifetime collections exceeded 20 billion (US$260 million) by 2013 and 30 billion (US$390 million) by 2016.
The upcoming film Prithviraj, starring Akshay Kumar, is based on the life and heroism of the fearless and strong Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan. He portrays the heroic warrior who fought valiantly against the cruel Ghor invader, Muhammad.