Rajiv Om Bhatia popularly known by his screen name Akshay Kumar is an Indo-Canadian actor and also Hindi film producer. He has appeared in nearly 100 films in over 30 years of his career. He is also a martial arts master and is famous as ‘Khiladion Ke Khiladi’. Akki is Bollywood’s busiest actor, releasing three to four films a year. Read on to know Akshay Kumar net worth.
Akki made her breakthrough with the film “Khiladi” directed by Abbas-Mastan. Since then he became Khiladi Kumar in the Khiladi series i.e. Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Sabse Bada Khiladi, Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi, Khiladi 786 etc. He later changed his action hero image by working in various genres and now his favorite is comedy.
The Sooryavanshi actor is one of the highest paid actors in the world. He is the sixth richest actor in the world. Akshay Kumar net worth is around $340 million which means INR 2591 Crore. His monthly income or salary exceeds 4 crores while his annual salary is 45 to 50 crores. It charges around 135 crores per movie.
Akshay had to take a pay cut for Bade Miyan Chote Miyan with Tiger Shroff. The film’s investors have given up on cashing in a huge amount. Earlier, during the closing of the contract, Akshay had agreed on a hefty price of Rs. 144 million rupees. However, Khiladi Kumar lowered his remuneration for this film directly by 50%.
Apart from movies, his source of income comes from brand endorsements for which he charges a whopping 6 Crore per endorsement. He established two production companies Hari Om Entertainment Co. and Grazing Goat Pictures. The actor also owns the Khalsa Warriors team in the World Kabbadi League.
In 2015 and 2019, Akshay Kumar was reportedly ranked 52nd on the Forbes list of highest paid entertainers in the world with earnings of $48.5 million around Rs 386 crore. He was the only Indian to feature on the US Forbes list of highest paid celebrities in the world in 2019. He ranked 33rd with $65 million (₹517 crore) in earnings. However, in 2020, he ranked sixth among the highest paid actors in the world. A major source of his income also comes from brand endorsements outside of movies.
Akshay lives in a beachfront Juhu bungalow and also owns several real estate properties across the country and overseas. In his automobile collection, he has 11 luxury cars, including Mercedes-Benz, Bentley, Honda Crv and Porsche.
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