Vishal Veeru Devgan, recognized expertly as Ajay Devgn, is an Indian movie actor, supervisor as well as manufacturer. He is widely thought about as one of one of the most prominent as well as influential stars of Hindi cinema, who has shown up in over a hundred Hindi movies.
|Real Name||Vishal Veeru Devgan|
|Profession(s)||Actor, Director and Producer|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||– Chest: 43 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 15 Inches
|Date of Birth||2 April 1969|
|Age (as in 2018)||49 Years|
|Birthplace||New Delhi, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aries|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Silver Beach High School, Mumbai|
|College/University||Mithibai College, Mumbai|
|Political Inclination||Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)|
|Address||5/6, Sheetal Apartments, Ground Floor, Opposite Chandan Cinema, Juhu, Mumbai
45/D Malgari Road, Mumbai
|Hobbies||Sketching, Trekking, Cooking|
|Tattoo||On His Chest: Lord Shiva
|As A Child Actor: Pyari Behna (1985)
Film: Phool Aur Kaante (1991)
TV: Rock-N-Roll Family (2008, as a judge)
1992: Best Male Debut for Phool Aur Kaante
2003: Best Actor (Critics) for The Legend of Bhagat Singh and Company, Best Performance in a Negative Role for DeewangeeGovernment Of India Award
2016: Honoured by the Government of India with the Padma ShriNational Film Awards
1998: Best Actor for Zakhm
2002: Best Actor for The Legend of Bhagat SinghOther Awards
1998: Screen Award in category Best Actor for Zakhm
2017: Stardust Award in category Breakthrough Performance – Male for Shivaay
Note: Along with these, he has many other awards, honours, and achievements to his name.
Relationships & More
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Raveena Tandon (Actress)
Karisma Kapoor (Actress)
|Marriage Date||24 February 1999|
|Wife/Spouse||Kajol, Actress (1999-present)
|Parents||Father- Veeru Devgan (Stunt Choreographer and Action Film Director)
Mother– Veena Devgan (Film Producer)
|Siblings||Cousin Brother- Anil Devgan (Director)
Sister– Neelam Devgan
|Favourite Food(s)||Bengali, Roast Chicken, Fish Curry and Rice, Continental Cuisines, Chinese Bang-Bang Chicken|
|Favourite Actor(s)||Hollywood: Al Pacino, Jack Nicholson, Anthony Hopkins
Bollywood: Amitabh Bachchan
|Favourite Film(s)||Bollywood: Guide
Hollywood: The Others and The Sixth Sense
|Favourite Director||Vijay Anand|
|Favourite Perfume Brand||Polo|
|Favourite Musician||Kenny Rogers|
|Favourite Pet||Dog (English Mastiff)|
|Favourite Restaurant||Mainland China in Mumbai|
|Favourite Destination(s)||London, San Francisco, Goa|
|Favourite Song||Tune Mujhe Pehchana Nahin|
|Favourite Music Genre(s)||Western, Slow Sensible Music|
|Favourite Outfit||Jeans and T-shirt|
|Cars Collection||SUV Rolls Royce Cullinan, Mercedes Z Class, Range Rover, Ferrari, Maserati,
|Salary (approx.)||₹25 Crore/film|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$30 Million|
Some Facts About Ajay Devgn
- Does Ajay Devgn smoke?: Yes
- Does Ajay Devgn drink alcohol?: Yes
- Ajay was birthed in Delhi to a Punjabi family with origins in Amritsar.
- In 1985, he did his launching as a child star in Bapu’s “Pyari Behna” where he played the duty of the child variation of Mithun Chakraborty personality.
- At the age of 9, he began driving, as his father was feat choreographer as well as allowed him to drive on sets.
- His actual name is Vishal Veeru Devgan, but for the sector, he transformed his name from Vishal to Ajay. Later, he transformed his last name from Devgan to Devgn on family as well as numerological advice.
- He charmed the audience with his lead role in Phool Aur Kaante in 1991, which was a smash hit.
- He got terrific laurels from the audience for his stunts performed in the film. In addition, his 2 motorbikes balancing stunt got so well-known after Phool Aur Kaante that it was often made use of in his other films later.
- Ajay was the first choice for the film Karan Arjun, which later on went to Salman Khan. He was additionally asked to star in Darr, however as a result of some reasons he declined and also Shah Rukh Khan got the function.
- He couldn’t receive his very first National Award for ‘Zakhm’ (1998) because on that day he was firing in Ooty, and the only flight to Delhi obtained terminated.
- He has also offered a variety of cameo appearances in films like Sar Utha Ke Jiyo, Taarzan: The Wonder Vehicle, Teen Patti, Ready, Fitoor, Guest in London, Poster Boys, and so on.
- His efficiency in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam was critically well-known by the target market. It was disclosed that Ajay and Aishwarya rarely communicated with each other on the collections, but the two were impressive on-screen.
- In 1997, his extremely sarcastic function in an Indian Hindi-language comedy-drama film- Ishq was a hit and also made him much more preferred amongst his fans.
- After his prize-winning efficiency in Zakhm, he was anticipated to be seen in the flick “Vocalist,” yet due to the producer’s participation in 1993 bomb blasts, the film obtained shelved.
- Once again in 1999, his starring in Feroz Khan’s “Qurbaan Tujh Par Meri Jung” was shelved.
- Ajay fulfilled Kajol for the first time on the sets of Hulchul, however Kajol really did not like him in the beginning.
- Later on, during the shoot of Gundaraj, the tables got turned, and the duo blossomed into love.
- After dating each other for a few years, on 24 February 1999, the couple celebrated a marriage.
- He developed his very own manufacturing firm named Ajay Devgn Films Productions in 2000, and Raju Chacha was his initial movie under this.
- Aside from doing movies with Rohit Shetty, they both are friends because childhood and also made use of to attend the very same birthday celebrations as they were children of famous action supervisors.
- His strength is mostly psychological as well as extreme scenes, but he has also outstood in action as well as funny.
- He was the very first individual aside from the Bachchans, who understood Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s marriage.
- According to some online sources, Ajay has not viewed his better half’s Kajol evergreen hit- Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge yet.
- U Me Aur Hum was his directional launching, which starred Kajol, but was not a box-office hit.
Ajay’s costumes in the movie “Scamps” were made by about 60 international designers.
- In spite of seeing his bold as well as confident personality in movies, it’s hard to judge that he is a reserved and also media-shy person. Nonetheless, the media addresses him by claiming “Man of Few Words”.
- He was come close to by the manufacturers of “Drishyam” article delay of his house manufacturing, as well as he obtained agreed to do the motion picture just on one problem, which was to complete it within three months.
- The producers assured him this and also the movie was a success.
- Ajay has rocked the target market with his supreme funny in Rohit Shetty‘s Indian action funny films- Golmaal: Fun Unlimited, Golmaal Returns, Golmaal 3, and Golmaal Again, which makes it the fifth-highest-grossing film collection in Bollywood.
- He had a superstition that every one of Karan Johar’s films will function up until he worked in ‘Kaal’ (2005 ), which didn’t succeed at the box-office.
- He has actually additionally executed his ideal in the action film series- Singham, Singham Returns, and Singham 3.
- Ajay was chosen by Bhansali for the lead in his motion picture- Bajirao Mastani, but because of some money as well as day concerns, Ranveer Singh replaced him.
- For his movie Action Jackson, he lost around 17 kgs of weight to do action series, especially the sword-fighting ones.
- Though he looks a bit serious and autist in meetings as well as amongst media, yet in truth, he is a prankster.
- Ajay has exceptional cooking skills and also makes tasty Mughlai, Chinese, Continental and also Mexican Cuisines.
- He was the first Bollywood actor to possess a private jet to utilize it as transport to his shooting areas and promos.
- In 2018, he stunned the target market with his ground-breaking efficiency in an Indian duration criminal activity thriller film “Raid”.
- He enjoys gathering shoes and also sunglasses, has 300+ footwear as well as 200+ sunglasses/glares.
- He is fairly overprotective about his child. He waits patiently till she gets back home.
- Ajay is a fan of Bhartiya Janata Event (BJP) and also is additionally their star advocate.
- He has never gone to an award show despite obtaining Filmfare honors a few times as well as various nominations, as he believes that all these honor events are pre-decided and venal.
- Ajay has acted in over 100 Bollywood films.
- He does not like his images being clicked.
- He is significantly keen on doing organic farming, and also whenever he goes to his Karjat farmhouse, he likes growing eggplants, girls finger, radish, and fresh tomatoes there. Whenever he is not in Karjat, he has a proper team to care for his 28-acre farm. Moreover, the Devgan farm mangoes have likewise won the Best Mango Prize at the Raigad Zilla Mango Competitors.