Ajay Devgn is one of finest Actors of Bollywood, who is praised for his intense performances in all his films. Ajay is a multi-talented actor who has been performing stunts by himself a fright from his initial films and also introduced a new pattern of an action hero in Bollywood. Ajay is an actor, director, and producer and has appeared in over a hundred Hindi movies. Ajay always has been critically acclaimed for his performances in action movies as well as lighthearted comedies.
On his 49th birthday, we bring you some interesting facts about him:
- Ajay Devgn debut film is not Phool Aur Kaante. Long before that he played a child character of Mithun Chakraborty in Bapu’s Pyari Behna (1985).
- Ajay won the National Award for the best Actor twice for Zakhm and The Legend Of Bhagat Singh.
- Ajay Devgn was the first choice to play Bhansali’s Bajirao in Bajirao Mastani. Reportedly, they couldn’t agree on the star’s payment.
- Ajay Devgn made his directorial debut film, U Me Aur Hum (2008) with wife Kajol.
- Kajol-Ajay fell in love while filming for Gundaraj and married her in 1999.
- Ajay has two children – daughter Nysa and son Yug.
- Ajay’s father Veeru Devgn, is a well-known stunt choreographer and his mother Veena Devgn, a film producer.
- While the world knows him as Ajay Devgn, his real name is Vishal Devgan.
- Ajay is a very reserved person, hardly interacts during the shooting and calls himself a media shy.
- Ajay is the first Bollywood actor to get a private six-seater jet.