Born in Punjabi family in Amritsar Rajiv Bhatia aka Akshay Kumar popularly known as ‘Khiladi Kumar’ was raised in Delhi and after he moved to Mumbai , he completed his schooling from Don Bosco School and then went to Guru Nanak Khalsa College and ultimately learned martial arts in Bangkok and worked as a chief there. He started his filmy career from modelling and in1992 got his first film, Deedar, but he refused acting in it and finally did his debut with Saugandh followed by hit numbers like Khiladi, Main Anari Tu Khiladi , Mohra, Ye Dillagi and many more. From being an action hero he even proved himself as a comedian in films like Hera Pheri, De dana dan , Welcome and others. He even did justice while playing serious roles like Special 26 , Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobarra. In his personal front many times he was linked with many actresses and ultimately married actress Twinkle Khanna , who is a famous interior designer now and is happily waiting for his Karan Johar film , “Brothers”.