Akshaye Khanna Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

Akshaye Khanna

Real NameAkshaye Khanna
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 73 kg
in Pounds- 161 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth28 March 1975
Age (as in 2017)42 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
SignatureAkshaye Khanna signature
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolLawrence School, Lovedale, Tamil Nadu
CollegeH.R. College, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduate
DebutFilm: Himalay Putra (1997)
FamilyFather- Vinod Khanna (Actor)
Akshaye Khanna father, step-mother and half-sister
Mother- Geetanjali Khanna (Former model), Kavita (Step-mother)
Akshaye Khanna with his mother and grandmother
Brother- Rahul Khanna (Actor, Elder)
AKshaye Khanna with his brother Rahul Khanna
Sakshi Khanna (Half-Brother)
Shakshi Khanna half-brother
Sister- Shraddha Khanna (Half-Sister)
AddressA bungalow in Alibaug, Mandwa, Mumbai
Malabar Hill,Mumbai
HobbiesPlaying chess, swimming, workout, reading
Controversies• In the 90s, Akshaye and Karisma Kapoor once shot for a magazine in which he was holding Karisma in a weird pose.
Akshaye Khanna with Karisma Kapoor
• In 2013, he filed a complaint against Satyabrata Chakravarty and his wife Sona, president and director respectively of 'Intech Images Private Ltd.', who allegedly duped him of INR 50 lakh, with a promise that they would invest Akshaye's money in the commodity market and will double it in 45 days.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodPizza, hamburger, lettuce, bhindi, spinach, carrot, green peas, sea-food
Favourite ActorRajesh Khanna
Favourite ActressDimple Kapadia
Favourite DirectorsPriyadarshan, Abbas Mastan, J.P. Dutta, Farhan Akhtar
Favourite FilmsJames Bond, and Bourne series
Favourite TV ShowHomeland (American)
Favourite BookSacred Games by Vikram Chandra
Favourite ColourWhite
Favourite SportChess, Football
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Aishwarya Rai (Actress, rumour)
Akshaye Khanna with Aishwarya Rai
Tara Sharma (Actress)
Riya Sen (Actress, rumour)
Riya Sen
Ex-fianceeTara Sharma (Actress)
Tara Sharma
Style Quotient
Car CollectionBMW, Rewa (eco-friendly electric car)
Money Factor
Salary2-3 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth Not Known

Akshaye Khanna

Some Lesser Known Facts About Akshaye Khanna

  • Does Akshaye Khanna smoke?: Yes
  • Does Akshaye Khanna drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Before entering into Bollywood, he took acting classes at Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Institute, Mumbai.
  • He won the Filmfare Best Debut Award for his role as Sgt. Dharamveer Singh in ‘Border’ (1997). Akshaye Khanna in Border
  • Farhan Akhtar initially cast Akshaye Khanna as Akash, Hrithik Roshan as Siddharth and Saif Ali Khan as Sameer. After Hrithik Roshan turned down the role, it went to Abhishek Bachchan. But after Abhishek also turned down the role, Farhan swapped the roles of Akshaye Khanna and Aamir Khan.
  • His portrayal of Harilal Gandhi, Mahatma Gandhi‘s eldest son, in the film ‘Gandhi, My Father’ (2007) was highly critically acclaimed. Akshaye Khanna in Gandhi My Father
  • He was the first choice to play Aamir Khan’s role in ‘Taare Zameen Par’ (2007).
  • Kareena Kapoor once admitted that she had a huge crush on Akshaye Khanna in her teenage days.
  • Anil Kapoor once offered him a role in the TV show ’24’ season 2, but it didn’t excite him.