Ajay Devgn Bio:
|Full Name:||Vishal Veeru Devgn|
|Nick Name:||Raju, J, Ajay|
|Date of Birth:||2 April 1969|
|Profession:||Actor, Film Producer, Playback Singer, Youtuber, Film Director, Film Actor, Model|
|Birthplace:||New Delhi, India|
|House Address:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Social Media Accounts:||Facebook, Twitter, Instagram|
Physical Stats & more:
|Height:||5' 9'' in feet & inches
1.75 in meters
175 in centimeters
Ajay Devgn’s Schooling
Ajay Devgn did his initial schooling from Silver Beach High School, Juhu and graduated from Mithibai College, Mumbai.
Ajay Devgn’s Family Members
Parents: Veeru Devgan (Father), Veena Devgan (Mother)
Siblings: Anil Devgan (Brother)
Wife: Kajol Mukherjee (actress)
Children: Nysa (Daughter) and Yug (Son)
Ajay Devgn’s Hobbies
Ajay Devgn has a keen interest in outdoor activities and he loves to trek during vacations. Ajay is an excellent cook and has mastered Mughlai, Chinese, Continental and Mexican cuisines. Apart from trekking and cooking, Ajay Devgn is a great artist as well and loves to sketch.
Ajay Devgn’s Lovelife
1- Ajay Devgn had a steamy relationship with actress Raveena Tandon for a long period and were rumoured to be getting married. However, it didn’t last forever.
2- After Raveena Tandon, Ajay fell in love with gorgeous Karishma Kapoor during the shooting of movie Jigar. Their chemistry did well at the box office but they broke up in the year 1995.
3- The same year, Ajay Devgn started shooting for his movie Gundaraj and started dating his co-star Kajol Mukherjee. Although having contrasting personalities, the couple married in a traditional Hindu Maharashtrian ceremony in Mumbai.
4- During Once Upon a time in Mumbai (2010), Kangana and Ajay Devgn came close but wife Kajol warned him.
Ajay Devgn’s Journey to Stardom
Having both his parent in the film industry, Ajay made his debut as a lead actor in the movie Phool Aur Kaante in the year 1991. His split in the film balancing between two motorcycles became his trademark.
In the year 1996, Ajay appeared in the movie Diljale which started her stardom as a prominent actor and he continued to give super hit movies like Ishq, Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha and Zakhm.
In the year 2000, Ajay released his first production film Raju Chacha along with his wife Kajol which was a great success at the box office. Ajay Devgn has come a long way to be recognized as a top class actor and currently, he stands as an actor, director and film producer with over 100 Hindi film appearances.
Ajay Devgn’s Fees Per Movie
Ajay Devgn charges an average of 25-30 crore INR per Bollywood movie but majorly he produces the movie as well and therefore keeps the profit share instead.
Ajay Devgn’s Net Worth
Ajay Devgn is an actor, director and film producer and he endorses numerous brands as well. Adding fashion ramp walks and event appearances, Ajay Devgn has a total net worth of 450 crore INR (approx).
Ajay Devgn’s Car Collection
Ajay Devgn is a driving enthusiast and he possesses a huge collection of luxury and sports car in his garage. With Maserati Quattroporte as the sportiest car and Mercedes Benz GL-Class being the luxury car at the other pole, Ajay Devgn owns Range Rover Vogue, Mercedes Benz S-Class, Mini Cooper S, BMW Z4 and Audi Q7 in his collection.
Ajay Devgn Controversies
1- Ajay Devgn made his debut in the film industry with the movie Phool Aur Kaante, but by many leading portals he was credited as the child artist in the movie Pyari Behna. However, it was clarified that the child actor was Master Chotu instead.
2- Ajay reportedly dumped Raveena Tandon after falling in love with Karishma Kapoor and had a public war of words with her. He even told the media that she was trying to get publicity by linking her name with him.
3- Ajay had an extramarital affair with his co-star Kangana Ranaut. If reports have to be believed, Kajol threatened Ajay to leave the house along with their kids and ever since then, Ajay had no appearance with Kangana Ranaut.
4- Ajay Devgn once faced legal troubles for smoking in a train with actor Salman Khan which he admitted in an interview that they didn’t think anybody would catch them.
5- In the year 2009, producer Karan Ramsay filed a copyright infringement case against the movie All The Best produced by Ajay Devgn’s production house.
6- When Ajay Devgn’s biggest venture Shivaay’s trailer clashed with the trailer of Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, KRK passed a review in favour of Karan Johar. The act made Ajay Devgn claiming that Karan Johar paid KRK for positive reviews.
Ajay Devgn’s Interests
1- Ajay Devgn is a foodie and he loves to eat Bengali, Chinese and Continental cuisines. His favourite dishes are fish curry with rice and Chinese bang-bang chicken.
2- Ajay believes in numerology a lot and therefore, he changed his surname from ‘Devgan’ to ‘Devgn’ after a numerological advice.
3- He is a fitness enthusiast and loves working out. Ajay lost 17kgs to go shirtless in a sword fight scene for his movie Action Jackson.
4- Ajay Devgn is a well-known prankster in the Bollywood industry and he executes pranks on his co-actors and film crew on a regular basis.
5- Ajay has a thing for sunglasses and shoes. He has a collection of more than 300 shoes and more than 200 sunglasses in his wardrobe.
Ajay Devgn’s Dislikes
1- Ajay Devgn is an introvert and doesn’t like getting clicked by paparazzi.
2- Ajay doesn’t like to attend award functions as he believes that award ceremonies are pre-decided and the award doesn’t go to the deserving actor. He has won many Filmfare Awards but never collected any.
Ajay Devgn’s Awards
1- Ajay won Filmfare’s Best Male Debut Award for his debut movie Phool Aur Kaante.
2- Ajay Devgn won the Best Actor National Film Awards twice for his movies Zakhm and The Legend Of Bhagat Singh.
3- Ajay won Best Actor Critics Award at Filmfare Awards twice for The Legend of Bhagat Singh and Company in the year 2002 and 2003.
4- Ajay Devgn won his first Best Performance in a Negative Role Filmfare Award for his movie Deewangee.
5- Ajay Devgn has won Screen Award for Best Actor twice for Zakhm and Company. He also won Screen Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role for Deewangee.