He studied at Don Bosco School in Mumbai and later enrolled in Guru Nanak Khalsa for his higher education but, dropped out mid way.
He was known to be a performer right from his childhood and deeply interested in the art of learning – martial arts.
His father promised to concede to his demand of studying the art of fighting, if he secured first class in his board exam.
As fate would have it, he managed to accomplish the feat and after obtaining a black belt in Taekwondo, he flew to Bangkok to study Martial Arts.
And apparently that is what these two right here have done.
Akshay made his first appearance as the lead actor opposite Rakhee and Shantipriya in Saugandh in the year 1991.He later worked in Kolkata for a travel agency for a year and a half.His friends encouraged him to take up modelling and that was when he decided to take the plunge.Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia, wait, well, our very own Akshay Kumar was born in Delhi, India on the 9th of September.His father, Hari Om Bhatia, was a military officer and Akshay spent his childhood moving from city to city, finally settling in Mumbai.