1 The real name of Akshay is Rajiv....
His real name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia. Akshay actually made his Bollywood debut with a 10-second cameo in a Mahesh Bhatt directorial titled 'Aaj' wherein he played a Martial Arts instructor by the name Akshay. Rajiv loved the name so much that he decided to be known to the world as Akshay Kumar and adapted it as his screen name.
2 Akshay Kumar was a theif????
He confessed in an interview that he had steal watches in Chandi Chowk just to get some kick in life when he was younger.
3 Akshay is very Superstitious!!!
Akshay Kumar is said to be superstitious and believes that 9 is his lucky and gifted number. He believes all good things have happened in his life around number 9 including the birth of his children, which took place in the ninth month.
4 Akshay played cupid for Asin and Rahul Sharma.
He played the match maker for Asin's and his best friend entreprenuer Rahul Sharma's wedding.
5 Akshay did a dance on a top of a table to fulfill a bet.
Akshay Kumar lost a bet to Anupam Kher when the box office collections of their film ‘Special 26’ exceeded expectations. Akshay had to dance on top of a table to fulfill his side of the wager.
6 Akshay is the ultimate Vijay and Raj of Bollywood.
Akshay played Vijay eight times and Raj seven times, out of which five were Raj Malhotra.
7 Akshay has a heart of gold.
Akshay shot a music video of a punjabi devotional song, Nirgun Rakh Liya and donated all profits to the victims of the train bombings of Mumbai on July 11, 2006.