Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has ruled the box office in the year 2019 with movies like Mission Mangal, Kesari and Housefull 4. The actor is all set to beat his contemporaries, Salman Khan, Aysuhman Khurrana and Ajay Devgn to set a new box office record of the highest number of blockbuster hits.
The 52-year-old actor experimented with different genres of movies this year. His movie Mission Mangal was on the based on ISRO’s Managalayan project. In the movie Kesari, Akshay played the role of Havildar Ishan Singh, a soldier in the British Indian army. He led an army of 21 Sikhs in the battle against the Afghan invaders.
Both his films, ‘Mission Mangal’ and ‘Kesari’ made Rs 200 crore and Rs 150 crore respectively.
According to reports, his latest comedy-drama movie, Housefull 4 has collected more Rs 205 crore at the box office. The movie made Rs 16 crore on its opening day.
Currently, the actor is busy promoting his upcoming movie ‘Good Newwz’ starring Kareena Kapoor, Kiara Advani and Diljith Dosanjh in lead roles. The movie will hit theaters on December 27.