Finally he did it! Yes, we are talking about Rustom fame actor, Akshay Kumar who won Best Actor award in 64th National Award for his outstanding performance in Rustom.He was honoured with this prestigious award at 64th National Award, held at National Media Centre in New Delhi on Friday.This is his first award in his entire two-decade career in film industry, where he gave both box office hits and critically acclaimed films.
Akshay Kumar expressed his feelings on Twitter by sharing a video with his fans. He said- ” Thank you is a very small word to express what I am feeling right now. I am truly humbled by this honour. I will like to thank my fans and the jury of the awards. Rustom was a very special role to play. Wearing the uniform of Indian Navy was an honour in itself and this National Award has made it even more.”
Interestingly, on Koffee with Karan, his wife, Twinkle Khanna teased Akshay Kumar for not winning any awards. She said- ” Other actors have awards cabinets. My husband has a cabinet filled with money.”
Akshay Kumar also thanked his wife, Twinkle Khanna.
Mrs Funnybones is overwhelmed with Akshay’ s big win and expressed same on her Twitter- “I don’t know if I am crying or laughing- all emotions all over the place- So proud of you @akshaykumar you smart, humble, amazing creature!
Here is how celebrities reacted on Twitter on Akshay Kumar’ s win.
We wish you all the best Akshay Kumar!