Today is a special day for Ajay Devgan as he turned a year older today. Ajay Devgan is an actor, producer, and director in the Hindi film industry. He was born on 2 April 1969 in New Delhi. Not many people are aware that he is son of action director Veeru Devgan. He made his acting debut with Hindi film Phool aur Kaante in 1991.
He was paired with Madhoo, the lady in the lead role, and it was a huge success. He got the best film fare award for it. After Phool Aur Kaante, he did Jigar, a martial arts movie opposite Karishma Kapoor.
In 1994, he was nominated for the Film fare Best actor award in Naajayaj. In 2996, he made Diljale. In 1997, he did a comedy film, Ishq with costars Aamir Khan, Juhi Chawla, and Kajol. Ajay made Zhakhm which gave him several awards including the National Film fare award for best actor and the star screen award for best actor.
Hum Dil de chuke Sanam was a big success in 1999. Ajay was born in a Punjabi Hindi family. He is a graduate. Devgan married famous actress Kajol in 1999 and has two children. He set up his own production company, Ajay Devgan films in 2000.
He debuted as a film director in 2008 with U Me Aur Hum. Ajay has won two National Film Awards and four film fare awards. He has been honored with the fourth-highest civilian award in the country, Padma Shri in 2016.
Famous for his action, some of his action films are Singham, Khakee, Company, Zameer, and Aag. Apart from doing the action, stunts, Ajay has proved himself equally well in comedy films, to name some of them are All the best, Golmaal, Son of Dardaar, Total Dhamaal, Golmaal 3.
All About Ajay Devgan Upcoming Project Runway 34
Despite being a good actor, he has directed films like Runway 34(an upcoming project), Shivaay, and U Me Aur Hum. Ajay Devgan has produced several films under his banner named Ajay Devgan films.
When he turned 53, he is so fit and healthy, beating any youth. He shared once that there was a time in his career that he felt that he had put on weight. So, he decided to work on his body and since then, he has not looked back.
His fitness mantra is to give at least one hour and thirty minutes daily to your body. His upcoming movie is Gobar, directed by Sabal Shekhawat which is expected to release this year. His home production Runway 34 is set to hit the theaters on 29 April 2022. More upcoming projects are Thank God, Chanakya, Kaithi, and Singham3.
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