Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia, known professionally as Akshay Kumar, is an India-born naturalized Canadian actor, producer, martial artist and television personality, today we look at his net worth and lifestyle.
AKSHAY KUMAR NET WORTH – $240,000,000
|NAME: Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia|
|BIRTHDAY: 9th September 1967|
|COUNTRY OF BIRTH: India|
|SOURCE OF WEALTH: Acting|
|PLACE OF RESIDENCE: Mumbai, India|
Born in Amritsar, Punjab, India, Akshay Kumar was interested in sports from an early age, mainly due to the fact that his father had an great interest in wrestling.
He lived and grew up in Delhi’s Chandni Chowk and later he moved to Bombay and received his school education from Don Bosco High School, Matunga while simultaneously learning Karate.
Enrolling in Guru Nanak Khalsa College for higher education, he dropped out shortly afterwards because of lack of interest in his studies.
Kumar went to Bangkok to learn martial arts and lived in Thailand for five years learning Thai Boxing bu this soon gave way to an interest in acting.
Featuring an indoor pond, a spot in the garden where Ghandi used to meditate and floor-to-ceiling windows, Akshay Kumar’s amazing home is located in down-town Mumbai.
His home also features a large living room, dining room, large walk-in closet, home theater while upstairs there is three bedrooms and a large home office.
The home is located in the Lokhandwala Complex and his wife has created all of the interior decoration for the home.
Being rich is just another day in the life of Akshay Kumar and his car collection matches this amazing lifestyle.
He owns a number of cars including the one crore Porsche Cayenne, 1.10 crore Mercedes-Benz V-Class and a silver Mercedes-Benz GLS.
Other cars in his amazing collection include the Mercedes GL350 CDi and the most expensive car in his collection the 9.5 Crore Rolls-Royce Phantom VII.
Kumar married Twinkle Khanna on the 17th January 2001 and they have a son and daughter together, whom he keeps well out of the media spotlight.
His father, Hari Om Bhatia, was an army officer and his mother was named Aruna Bhatia with him having one sister and the whole family living in Koliwada, a Punjabi dominated area of Central Bombay.
Akshay Kumar’s friendship with two major Bollywood celebs are well known and these include Suniel Shetty and John Abraham.
Salman Khan is also considered to be one of his closest friends even though their films often clash at the box office.
Other famous friends in his circle include Dimple Kapadia, Kabir Bedi, Farhan Akhtar and Taapsee Pannu.
Kumar stays in shape with a combination of kickboxing, basketball, swimming and Parkour as well as working out in his spare time.
He was honored with the Rajiv Gandhi Award for his outstanding achievements in Bollywood and intends to open a Karate school in Maharashtra after having obtained a black belt in Taekwondo while in India.
In December 2019, Kumar stated that he has applied for an Indian passport and plans to give up his Canadian citizenship.
His favorite foods include Thai Green Chicken Curry, Home Made Punjabi Food and Chinese while he also likes mango’s and Indian Sweets.