Indian Actor Akshay Kumar Really Stand Up For Pakistan. Pakistan and India relationship has been turbulent over the past two years. Initially, artists from both countries were wrapped up in politics with the Federation of Western India Cine Employees placing a ban on Pakistani artists and Pakistan’s subsequent Bollywood ban. However, some artists preached love not hate. One such artist is Akshay Kumar.
Be it fans or celebrities Akshay Kumar is loved by all and is everyone’s favourite. As the actor turned 53 today on September 9th, social media is flooded with happy birthday messages for him. The Mission Mangal star refused to have his character badmouth Pakistan. The Bollywood star went as far as threatening to leave the film.
In his 2007 film, Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo the actor refused to degrade Pakistan. Akshay Kumar demanded that the political connotations were deleted from the script or he’d walk out.
The actor’s close friend and Good Newwz co-star Kareena Kapoor Khan also penned a few lines for him in her heartfelt post. Bebo shared a throwback pic of her sister actress Karisma Kapoor with Akshay Kumar on Instagram and wrote, “This is how I know you… this is how I will always remember you.
Indian Actor Akshay Kumar Really Stand Up For Pakistan
After the FWICE ban on Pakistani artists, and Pakistan clapping back with a ban on Bollywood content, things have been rough between artists on both sides. In some instances, FWICE even sent notices to Indian artists working with Pakistani-American organizers that arranged concerts for stars like Diljit Dosanjh, Kumar Sanu, and Alka Yagnik.
Meanwhile, the body had Indian organizers cancel several concerts that they had booked with Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. The body went as far as to ban Indian artists from working with Mika Singh.