Akshay Kumar said after his National award win, his wife Twinkle Khanna, who is the daughter of Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia, has stopped taunting him about not winning awards.
Akshay won the Best Actor award for Rustom at the 64th National Film Awards.
“My wife used to taunt me that all her family members have got several awards but not me. The taunting stopped when I got the National award,” the 49-year-old actor quipped during an education festival in Jaipur on Saturday.
Akshay Kumar’s new film, Toilet Ek Prem Katha, is scheduled to release on 11 August.