Ajay Devgan (born Vishal Veeru Devgan on 2 April 1969), additionally credited as Ajay Devgn, is an Indian movie actor, director and producer. He’s broadly thought-about as probably the most widespread actors of Hindi cinema, who has appeared in over 100 Hindi movies. Devgan has gained quite a few accolades, together with two Nationwide Movie Awards and 4 Filmfare Awards. In 2016, he was honoured by the Authorities of India with the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian honour of the nation.
Devgan started his skilled profession with Phool Aur Kaante in 1991 and acquired a Filmfare Award for Finest Male Debut for his efficiency. He then starred in profitable movies equivalent to Jigar (1992), Dilwale (1994), Suhaag (1994), Naajayaz (1995), Diljale (1996) and Ishq (1997). In 1998, he appeared in a critically acclaimed efficiency in Mahesh Bhatt’s drama Zakhm and he acquired his first Nationwide Movie Award for Finest Actor for his position within the film. In 1999, his most-talked-about movie was Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam wherein he performed Vanraj, a person who tries to unite his spouse together with her lover.
Within the early 2000s, he gave critically acclaimed performances in Ram Gopal Varma’s fictional expose of Mumbai underworld Firm. He performed the character of a gangster, for which he gained Filmfare Critics Award for Finest Actor. The identical 12 months he gave one other critically acclaimed efficiency in Deewangee for which he acquired the Filmfare Finest Villain Award. In 2003, he gained his second Nationwide Movie Award for Finest Actor for his portrayal of Bhagat Singh in Rajkumar Santoshi’s biopic The Legend of Bhagat Singh. All through his profession he has carried out in lots of critically and commercially profitable movies together with Raincoat (2004),” Gangajal, (2004), Yuva (2004), Apaharan (2005), Omkara (2006), Golmaal: Enjoyable Limitless (2006), Golmaal Returns (2008), All of the Finest: Enjoyable Begins (2009), As soon as Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010), Golmaal 3 (2010), Raajneeti (2010), Singham (2011), Bol Bachchan (2012), Son of Sardaar (2012), Singham Returns (2014) and Drishyam (2015). He has starred in additional than hundred Hindi movies. Having performed so, he established himself as one of many main actors of Hindi cinema.
As well as, Devgn owns a manufacturing firm Ajay Devgn FFilms which was established in 2000. In 2008, he debuted as a movie director with U Me Aur Hum. He’s married to movie actress, Kajol since 1999 and the couple have two youngsters. In August 2009, Devgn modified his surname from Devgan to Devgn on the request of his household.