Ajay Devgan also credited as Ajay Devgn is an Indian film actor, director and producer. He is widely considered as one of the most popular actors of Hindi cinema, who has appeared in over a hundred Hindi films. Devgan has won numerous accolades, including two National Film Awards and four Filmfare Awards. In 2016, he was honoured by the Government of India with the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian honour of the country. He is the first Indian who owns a Maserati Quattroporte.
Real Name: Vishal Veeru Devgan
Nickname: Ajay, Raju and J
Profession: Actor, Director and Producer
Date of Birth: 2 April 1969
Age (as in 2017): 48 Years
Birth Place: New Delhi, India
Zodiac sign: Aries
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School: Silver Beach High School, Mumbai
College: Mithibai College, Mumbai
Educational Qualifications: Graduate
Hobbies: Sketching, Trekking
Father: Veeru Devgan (Stunt Director)
Mother: Veena Devgan
Physical Stats & Features
Height: 5’ 10”
Weight: 78 kg
– Chest: 43 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Film Debut: Phool Aur Kaante (1991)
TV Debut: Rock-N-Roll Family (2008, as a judge)
Marital Status: Married on 24 February 1999
Wife/Spouse: Kajol, Actress (1999-present)
Children: Daughter- Nysa
Salary 25 Crore/film (INR)
Net Worth $35 million
Ajay will also be seen in an upcoming historical movie ‘Taanaji’ where he will play the role as the great emperor Chatrapati Shivaji. Sanjay Dutt has signed his next film under Ajay Devgn’s production. The film will see Farhan Akhtar alongside Sanjay for the first time. It will be directed by Nishikant Kamat.
In Golmaal Again
Some Interesting Facts about Ajay Devgan
- Ajay Devgn started his career as a child actor in Pyari Behna (1985).
- Ajay has won two National Awards, one for Best Actor for ‘Zakhm’ and other for Best Actor for ‘The Legend Of Bhagat Singh’.
- Ajay’s father Veeru Devgan, is a well-known stunt choreographer and his mother Veena Devgan, a film producer.
- Kajol-Ajay fall in love while filming for Gundaraj.
- Ajay Devgn made his directorial debut film, U Me Aur Hum (2008) with wife Kajol.
- Ajay Devgan was the original choice for Salman Khan’s role in Karan Arjun.