One of the biggest, most talented and hugely celebrated entertainers of Bollywood Akshay Kumar turns 49 today. On this occasion, we bring to you the list of 10 movies that prove Akshay Kumar’s acting prowess-
10. OMG- Oh My God!As always, Paresh Rawal and Akshay Kumar created magic together, proving once again that a good movie does not need a beautiful face and dance numbers. Even though Akshay had a short role but he was just perfect for the role of Krishna. The perfect modern god to put it more aptly!
9. Special 26This Neeraj Pandey heist film was awesome. Akshay Kumar was impeccable in his role. So composed and intense, he portrayed the role with all sincerity and did it with complete perfection.
8. AjnabeeAbbas-Mastan’s thriller film Ajnabee had Akshay Kumar as the real star. He delivered his dialogues with lots of fun and passion and his shocking villainous turn was convincing and that’s what won most of the viewers’ attention.
7. BabyNeeraj Pandey and Akshay Kumar gave another classic with BABY. Being a perfect action thriller, Akshay Kumar was also the perfect action hero. He delivered one of the best roles of his life as he lives his character and puts that extra amount of thrill through his superb action.
6. Gabbar Is BackAfter giving us Baby, Akshay went on to give us another great movie as Gabbar Is Back in the same year. The movie is a complete entertainer with a very strong message against corruption. Akshay once again proved that he is the most versatile actor of Bollywood after a long time.
5. Namastey LondonYet another brilliant performance by Akshay as the Punjabi lover-boy. He is very restrained yet very strong and emotive. He makes you laugh and he makes you cry. This movie was one of those movies that proved how much Akshay has matured as an actor.
4. SangharshA psychological thriller, Sangharsh had an abundance of good performances. Akki delivers one of his finest performances as the witty and intelligent Amar. His assertive dialogue delivery is stupendous and so is his overall persona.
3. AankhenAankhen is a classic bank robbery movie in which Akshay Kumar played one of the blind thieves Vishwas Prajapati. He holds his own in every scene, bringing out an intelligence and depth to his role.
2. Hera PheriThe cult comedy classic movie Hera Pheri is one of the best comedy films ever made. Akki was a big surprise with his superb comic timing. It proved to be a turning point in his career. This movie established him as one of the best comedians of Bollywood.
1. AirliftAkshay’s choice of movies keeps getting better and better with each year. One of his latest movies, Airlift was his show all the way. He gave his heart and soul to the role and was one of the reasons why the movie was such a huge success!
Well, the superstar turns 49 today and we are assured that he will continue to enthral us with powerful performances in years to come. Team Blog to Bollywood wishes happy Birthday to the Khiladi of Bollywood.