For Akshay Kumar, the year 2019 has been the best year in his acting career so far. Housefull lead star has just become the most successful actor of the year. Action star started 2019 with bang when he delivered Kesari which attained the big hit tag. The period-drama went on to collect huge 154 crores at the box office.
Kumar has surpassed the numbers of Hrithik Roshan, who made his comeback on big screen after 2-and-half-years and has given two big hits in the year of 2019, Super 30 (143 crs) and YRF’s action-thirller War which also stars Tiger Shroff.
The 52-year-old has made his first ever entry in 200 crore club with Mission Mangal. The Akshay Kumar starrer had a dream run from Independence Day and had crossed the unexpectedly double century. Akshay’s fourth film in the Housefull franchise is still running in cinemas and collectiong some hefty money at ticket counters.
Khiladi of Bllywood has been riding high on the success at the box office. He has not given a single flop since 2016. Infact only PadMan has missed the mark of 100 crore mark domestically while his all the other movies had touched at least the 100 crore mark since then.
The Gold star is now the most successful Bollywood star of the year. His films’ – Kesari (153 crs), Mission Mangal (200 crs) and his most recent Housefull film (159+ crs and counting) – combined collections have just crossed the unthinkable 500 crore mark.
Akshay Kumar has one more release left in this year. Good Newwz that also stars Kareena Kapoor, Dilijit Dosan and Kiara Advani is slated to hit the big screen on 27th December 2019.