Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan are one of the most
good-looking on-screen pairs of Bollywood. Unfortunately the two
did not do many films together.
We recently came across an old interview of Akshay Kumar in
which he talked about working with Aishwarya Rai and why he thought
that Aish is no diva.
Akshay On His Chemistry With
In an interview To Indian Express, Akshay had said, ''Our
on-screen relationship in Khakee was quite unconventional and
actually came with a chilling twist.''
Odd That We Did Not Work
Together Even After People Liked Us
''Still, people had really liked us in Khakee and it is rather
odd that Aishwarya Rai and I did not work together after
Aishwarya Rai Is Simply
"Ash is simply fabulous and one of the reasons that we shared
incredible compatibility as actors and people is because she brings
in the same focus, energy and discipline to her work as I do.''
Aishwarya Is Not A Diva
"Aishwarya Rai is not a diva. She does not throw tantrums. She
does not come with any baggage whatsoever and is an extremely easy
person to work with.''
It's Refreshing To Work With
"It's refreshing to work with someone In Khakee with whom I have
not worked with for a while."
When Akshay Helped An Injured
Aishwarya On The Sets Of Khakee
Not many are aware that during the shoot of the film in
Trimbakeshwar, about 25 km from Nashik, Aishwarya Rai was hit by an
out-of-control jeep and was thrown back to the bushes by the side
of the road and Akshay was the one who helped her out.
Aishwarya Was Badly Hurt
She suffered a fracture on her left foot and some bruises. As
per the reports, the actress also had ten stitches and was told to
rest for a month.
I Didn't Save Aishwarya's Life:
''Let me clarify. I did not 'save' Aishwarya Rai's life. That
sounds very dramatic. I just happened to be there when she was in a
I Just Drove Her To The
''So I did the most logical thing: I drove her to a hospital.
That is it. I would do the same for anyone.''
Action Replay Was Their Last
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Akshay Kumar were last seen together
in Vipul Shah's Action Replay in 2010. The two didn't work together
after that and we still wonder why.
Before going, let us tell you one interesting fact about the two
actors. Much before Khakee, the producers of Mohra had approached
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to star opposite Akshay Kumar in the film
but she refused the offer as she was tied up with her Miss World