Twinkle Khanna, daughter of superstar Rajesh Khanna and ace actress Dimple
Kapadia, Tina aka Twinkle is Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar's wife. Twinkle
Khanna's little sister is also an actress, Rinke Khanna.
She married actor Akshay Kumar on January 14, 2001. Their first child, a son
named Arav Kumar, was born on September 15, 2002.
Twinkle made her debut in Barsaat opposite Bobby Deol and has since then
blossomed into a swan both in terms of beauty and performance. "Itihaas", "Badshaah",
"Mela", "Jaan", "Jodi No 1", "Love Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega" are few of her
She has acted with some of the best stars in the industry including Shahrukh
Khan, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan and Govinda. Though not a very successful
actress she managed to get recognition from critics.
Twinkle Was offered Rani Mukherjee's role in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.
In 2002, Twinkle opened her own interior design store in Crawford Market,
Mumbai called The White Window, in partnership with her long time friend
Gurlein Manchanda. Since the the store has received the prestigious El Decor
award, and Twinkle has opened up another branch of the flagship store
elsewhere in Mumbai.
Twinkle recently did the interiors for Rani Mukerjee's new house.
ABOUT HER SELf :
Birth name: Tina Khanna
Date of Birth: 29 December 1974
Height: 5'4" or 1.63 m
Mother: Dimple Kapadia
Father: Rajesh Khanna
Children: son Araav Bhatia
Marital status: married
Spouse: Akshay Kumar
Occupation: fashion model / bollywood actress / businesswoman
Debut Film: Barsaat
Languages: hindi, English
Love Ke Liye Kuchh Bhi Karega (2001)
Jodi No.1 (2001)
Joru Ka Ghulam (2000)
Chal Mere Bhai (2000)
International Khiladi (1999)
Yeh Hai Mumbai Meri Jaan (1999)
Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai (1998)
Uff! Yeh Mohabbat (1997)
Dil Tera Diwana (1996)
1995, Filmfare Best Debut Award, Barsaat.
Twinkle has win Elle Decor International Design Award