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First look: Akshay Kumar in Airlift

Akshay Kumar’s look in his upcoming film ‘Airlift’ has generated tremendous curiosity after it was revealed that the film would be about the biggest evacuation in human history. The actor, who has now made it a habit of releasing multiplex-targeted and stylishly shot thrillers as the first big release of the year, has been cast opposite the talented Nimrat Karu who impressed both the critics and the audience in ‘The Lunchbox’. Since the film is set in 1990 in Kuwait, during the time when Saddam Hussein invaded the Arab country, the entire setting was recreated perfectly to look like the 90s. Sources say, Akshay plays Ranjit Katyal, a wealthy and powerful Indian businessman, who finds himself and the lives of his loved ones in danger. Eventually, he becomes a real-life hero who helps evacuate 1,70,000 Indians from Kuwait. The film is currently being shot on an old street of Ras-Al-Khaimah, which supposedly looks quite like Kuwait in 1990.

Gabbar Is Back Poster: RIP Corruption

A new poster of Akshay Kumar’s ‘Gabbar Is Back’ is out. The film is about rooting out corruption by punishing the corrupt. The poster reads “R.I.P Corruption. BORN 15 – 8 – 1947. Died 1 – 5 – 2015. Cause of Death – Gabbar”

Gabbar Is Back Teaser

The first teaser of Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film ‘Gabbar Is Back’ is out! The film stars Akshay Kumar and Shruti Haasan in the lead. In the short teaser, Akshay is heard saying “‘Pachas Pachas kos door jab log..  warna Gabbar aa jayega.. ” which was Gabbar Singh’s dialogue from 1975 classic Sholay. 

Akshay Kumar shoots for Airlift in UAE: Photos

Akshay Kumar was spotted shooting for his film ‘Airlift’ in UAE. The superstar commands a huge following in the country and elaborate security arrangements had to be made for the shoot. Directed by Raja Krishna Menon, Airlift is a ‘Republic Day 2016’ release. The film also stars Nimrat Kaur. Story: It is in this scenario that Ranjit Katyal (Akshay Kumar), a wealthy and powerful Indian businessman, who has always seen himself as a Kuwaiti, rather than an Indian, realises that he no longer wields any influence on the Iraqis,

‘Gabbar Is Back’ is the final title of Akshay Kumar’s Next Film

After ‘Gabbar’, ‘Main Gabbar’ and ‘Gabbar Returns’, the makers of Akshay Kumar’s next have finally decided to call their film ‘Gabbar Is Back’. Gabbar is a character name from arguably Bollywood’s most iconic film of all time ‘Sholay’. The character in Ramesh Sippy’s 1975 blockbuster was played by Amjad Khan.

Baby Business Economics: Collections needed for box office hit!

Apart from Aamir Khan’s PK, all other movie releases in December and January have failed at the box office. Arjun Kapoor’s Tevar looked promising, especially at mass centres, but the film sank without a trace. All eyes are now on the biggest release of the month, Baby starring Akshay Kumar in the lead. The film generated huge buzz when the trailer released in the first week of December.

Forbes India Top 100 Celebrities with Earnings: 2014 – 2015

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has overtaken Shahrukh Khan for the first time in the Forbes India Top 100 Celebrities ranking. Salman is not only the highest earning celebrities in the country for the year 2014, but also the most powerful. After topping the Forbes India Top 100 Celebrity ranking for three years consecutively, Shahrukh Khan has dropped down to No 3 in the most powerful list. While his earnings has dropped this year, SRK is the second highest earning celebrity in the country.

Baby Teaser with behind-the-scene visuals of Akshay Kumar starrer

The first look posters and the teaser trailer was expected to be out late November / early December. But on popular demand (“Waiting for BABY Trailer” has been trending this entire week on Twitter) the makers have released a few visuals from the film. Directed by Neeraj Pandey of ‘A Wednesday’ and ‘Special 26’ fame, BABY stars Akshay Kumar and Tapsee Pannu in the lead.