Movies Rejected By Akshay Kumar That Went On To Become Super-Hit

AUTHOR:  VIRAL ENTALK

DATE:  19-03-2022

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It has been 30 years since Akshay Kumar entered Bollywood, and to say his journey has been eventful would be an understatement. 

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From outsider and struggler to National Award-winning superstar has been a long road.

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But there were times when the Khiladi Kumar rejected a few films which later went on to become blockbusters. Let's take a look. 

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The role of Shah Rukh Khan in Baazigar was earlier offered to Akshay who rejected the film thinking the negative role would spoil his image. 

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Baazigar

Kumar was initially offered a role in Abbas-Mastan's action-thriller Race. He rejected it and Saif Ali Khan became the face of the film. 

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Race

Akshay was the first choice to play the titular role of Milkha Singh in the biopic, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.  

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Bhaag Milkha Bhaag 

Since he wasn't convinced with the script, he rejected the role and it landed into Farhan Akhtar's kitty. 

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As per reports, Akshay was offered a role in a movie opposite Dwayne Johnson. However, he rejected since he felt it wasn't an important one. 

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'A Hollywood film '

The song was initially to be picturised in Akshay’s 2010 film Khatta Meetha. However, he refused to add the song into his film and it was then included in ‘Ready’.

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