Akshay Kumar has been riding high on the success of his first release of 2017, Jolly LLB 2. The film has been dubbed as the biggest hit of the season, despite Shah Rukh Khan starrer Raees and Hrithik Roshan starrer Kaabil having released in January 2017. Jolly LLB 2 was made on a budget of 30 crores and it has already made close to 200 crores. There is no doubt that other actors and filmmakers will have to work very hard to match up to the profits that this court room drama has raked in.

But his success stride will not stop here. Akshay, who has some interesting releases lined up this year, is on the way to becoming the biggest and most viable superstar in the next few years. As per an astrologer and numerologist, next 20 years are crucial for Akshay Kumar and will see a drastic change in his work graph.

As per the astrologers’ tweet, study of the actor’s planetary positions show that his Mahadasha is set for a change. The good news is, this will be influenced by Venus. There are a few interpretations of how this change will affect one’s personal and professional life. The period, which lasts 20 years, is marked with humongous gains. Check out some Venus Mahadasha Interpretations which hint at the massive gains that Akshay Kumar stands to incur in the coming years. (ALSO READ: Akshay Kumar’s reaction to Karan Johar becoming a surrogate father was rude and confusing! – Watch video)

— One may be blessed with wealth and prosperity and state honors.
— One may get a chance to hone skills in trading and experience profits in business.
— One may find many opportunities to lunch new ventures.
— One may inherit wealth from ancestors.
— Those in the industry related to poetry, art and humour will attain benevolence.

In a nutshell, the period is lined with progress in business, gain of wealth, and overall happiness. While the interpretations are also influenced by the birth chart, looking at Akshay Kumar’s past record and his future line up of films, it won’t be hard to guess which way he is headed. Jolly LLB 2 has become the seventh Akshay Kumar film to cross the 100 crore mark. The films are Rowdy Rathore (Rs 133. 35 cr), Rustom (Rs 128 crore), Airlift (Rs 127. 80 cr), Holiday (Rs 112.5 cr), Housefull 3 (Rs 109. 13 cr) and Housefull 2 (Rs 106 cr). And now in 2017, Akshay has signed up some unique films with interesting story lines. (ALSO READ: Akshay Kumar dances on Tu Cheez Badi Hai Mast Mast and proves that he’s still got those moves – watch video)

There is Naam Shabana which is a prequel to the hit film Baby. Post this, he will be seen in Toilet: Ek Prem Katha along with Bhumi Pednekar. The small town love story already has the audience in anticipation. His film 2.0 remains one of the most awaited films of 2017. The first look Richard, the character he plays in the film, has his fans eagerly awaiting the film’s release. What more, this one also stars Rajinikanth and no points for guessing that this will set the box office cash registers ringing. Crack, Padman, Gold and the hit franchise Houseful 4 are also set to release in the couple of years. His untitled film produced by Salman Khan and Karan Johar is also one of the much awaited projects.

The fact that one of the superstar Khans is putting his money on Akshay Kumar says a lot about his brand value. The Jolly LLB 2 star looks all set to reach newer levels of success in the coming few years. It won’t be a surprise to see him dethrone the three Khans – Shah Rukh, Aamir and Salman as the indisputable box office Badshah. (ALSO READ: Confirmed! Not Sonam Kapoor, but Radhika Apte will play Akshay Kumar’s wife in Padman, read all details)

Interestingly, it is not just the Khans that Akshay seems to be gearing up to outshine. Considering that these stars are in their 50s, the next few years will see them competing for the space that the indispensable Amitabh Bachchan holds in the industry. The yesteryear superstar has remained to be commercially viable by reinventing himself and opting for roles that suit his age. With the industry getting into the mode of more relatable and unique story-telling and the Khans and Kumar opting for these interesting concepts, the time is not far for the film industry to get a new Shehenshah. Here’s hoping the best for the Khiladi Kumar!