Suniel Shetty stated to new agency IANS that Akshay Kumar is a deserving winner of National Award for the Best Actor. Since April 7, when the 49-year old actor got his maiden National Award for his outstanding performance in 2016 blockbuster Rustom, there is a lot of question raised on social media by several artists from the industry and also from outside of the industry.
The question was raised due to Akshay’s close relation with the filmmaker Priyadarshan, who is the chairperson for the National Film Awards. Akshay also responded to the people who questioned his National Award win and he got remarkable support from his fans on Social Media.
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Suniel Shetty and Akshay Kumar worked together in many films like Dhadkan, Hera Pheri and De Dana Dan. Suniel backed him and told that before questioning Akshay’s National Award win, you should look his Bollywood career. At present, it becomes a trend that every year Akshay is giving 4 to 5 films, all of his films is getting a huge response from the audience and doing massive business at the box office.
In the starting of this year, Akshay has delivered another outstanding performance in his recent movie Jolly LLB 2 and he is giving a 100 crore movie everytime. Currenty, Akshay is working on his next project and set to hit the theatre from his upcoming movie Toilet – Ek Prem Katha, costarring Bhumi Pednekar in the lead roles with Anupam Kher and Sana Khan.