Akshay Kumar: Have another five years to do action | Memsaab.com

Fresh from the success of Pad Man, Akshay Kumar has already begun shooting for Kesari.

With the Anurag Singh-directed venture and his upcoming film 2.0, the superstar is returning to a territory that he had dominated in the early years of his career — action.

With the Anurag Singh-directed venture and his upcoming film 2.0, the superstar is returning to a territory that he had dominated in the early years of his career — action.
In This Image: Akshay Kumar
In his recent interview in GQ India's March 2018 issue, he says that as much as he enjoys doing thought-provoking films, he is also making certain of balancing them with actioners. "I'm 50 now.
 

How much time do I have left [to do action]? How much can my body take? Realistically, I probably have another five years to do action, so I'd like to do as much of it while I can," he reasons.

How much time do I have left [to do action]? How much can my body take? Realistically, I probably have another five years to do action, so I'd like to do as much of it while I can,
In This Image: Akshay Kumar
With an average of four films every year over his two-and-a-half-decade-long career, his evolution as an artiste is hard to miss. Kumar wisely mixed his masala potboilers with social dramas — a formula that ensured he stayed relevant to an otherwise fickle audience. "The only thing that attracts audiences is change. I keep myself relevant by not settling for what's comfortable or easy.

The industry has changed for the better — be it the kind of scripts that are being written, the music, or the pay cheques for actors

The industry has changed for the better — be it the kind of scripts that are being written, the music, or the pay cheques for actors
In This Image: Akshay Kumar
Mention how he looks menacing as Dr Richard in 2.0, the actor says his wife Twinkle Khanna and he have a proclivity towards horror movies, presumably the reason why Akshay Kumar opted for this film. "Tina and I are big fans of the genre. [We enjoy] anything that can scare the shit out of us."