For those of you who don’t know, Akshay Kumar leads an extremely disciplined life. Not only is he famously punctual on set, he has also come up with a policy that is unheard of in Bollywood – the concept of a comp off. Apparently, Akki doesn’t work on Sundays on principle but because of a promotional song shoot for Singh is Bliing, he had to make an exception. So because he did that, Akshay took a leave on Monday as a comp off.
For the uninitiated, a comp off is popular practice in the corporate world, where you’re given a leave to make up for the one day you had to work on a holiday. Interestingly, the practice may or may not be prevalent even in regular offices, let alone Bollywood. But trust Akshay’s swag to stir things up. I’m just waiting to see if this is soon going to become a ‘thing’ in Bollywood and when it does, here I come…
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