Mr. Khiladi of Bollywood Akshay Kumar turned 51 today. The actor started his career in the 1990s, he has featured in more than a hundred films and has a huge fan following all over the world.

Akshay Kumar has experimented with all kinds of genres in his over two-decade-long career in Bollywood. Wishing the versatile actor on his special day, members of the film fraternity doled out heartfelt social media posts for him.

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Here’s what the celebrities wrote:

Madhuri Dixit: Happiest birthday wishes to you, Mr Khiladi Akshay Kumar! Have a great day and an amazing year ahead. Lots of love.

Anil Kapoor: Happy Birthday Akshay Kumar. May you continue to win hearts on and off screen! Wishing you a lot more success this coming year! Lots of love, health and happiness always! Also, can’t wait for the “2 Point 0” teaser


Abhishek Bachchan: Here’s wishing a very happy birthday to an all round great guy. Akshay Kumar, happy happy birthday Akki bhaiya

Karan Johar: In 4 days, gets the first glimpse of one of the biggest combats on screen! Happy birthday @akshaykumar, wish you a life full of blockbuster performances ahead!

Hrithik Roshan: Happy birthday Akshay Kumar. Wish you a year just as super as you. All my love!

Shahid Kapoor: Happy happy birthday @akshaykumar keep inspiring. We love you.

Riteish Deshmukh: Wishing my dearest friend @akshaykumar a very happy birthday…Sundi there is never a dull moment when you are around- love you loads – #HouseFull4 Ayeeeehhhh


Bhumi Pednekar: Here’s wishing the man who is a great inspiration,a humanitarian ,the kindest,nicest and happiest Akshay Kuamr sir a very Happy birthday. May this year be full of all things amazing,tons of success and love.

Farhan Akhtar: Udee baba Tapan da.. Akshay Kumar .. beesh you a berry berry happy borthday .. love and best wishes always.

Mouni ROy: Happy happy birthday to our super human, the Superman with a beautiful humble heart. Akshay Kumar sir, may your days always be filled with joyous songs, happy dances and unconventional jumps. Happy birthday.

Rajpal Yadav: Wishing a very happy birthday to the very versatile Akshay Kumar. God bless you with lots of happiness and love

From wooing the audience with his stunts in Khiladi to making the audience laugh with comedy films like Hera Pheri and Housefull and to leaving film buffs with a social message through Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Pad Man, actor Akshay Kumar has had a well-rounded career, which is on a roll.

In 2001, Akshay got married to former actor Twinkle Khanna, the daughter of veteran actors Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia. Together, they have two children — son Aarav and daughter Nitara.

-With agency inputs