Also Known As: AJ
April 2, 1969
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Ajay Devgn was born on April 2, 1969 as Vishal to Veena and Veeru Devgn. He belongs to a Punjabi family. His father, Veeru Devgn is a well-known stunt choreographer and his mother Veena Devgn, a film producer. Ajay’s brother, Anil is a Hindi film director. Ajay is an alumnus of the Silver Beach High School in Juhu and Mithibai college.
Starting his career as a child actor in Pyari Behna (1985). Devgn began his professional career almost seven years later with Phool Aur Kaante (1991). He then starred in films such as Jigar (1992), Dilwale (1994), Suhaag (1994), Naajayaz (1995), Diljale (1996) and Ishq (1997). In 1999, he received his first National Award for Best Actor for his performance in Mahesh Bhatt’s drama Zakhm. Ajay also starred in Lajja (2001) and Company (2002) and excelled in many critically and commercially successful films including Raincoat (2004), Yuva (2004) Omkara (2006), Golmaal: Fun Unlimited (2008), Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai (2010), Raajneeti (), Singham (), Bol Bachchan () and the latest Son Of Sardaar (2012). In 2008, he debuted as a film director with U Me Aur Hum and then established the production house Ajay Devgn Films. In 2013, he he will be featured in the remake version of Himmatwala.which is slated to release on 29 March and will appear in Prakash Jha’s multi-starrer political drama, Satyagraha.
Kajol began dating Ajay in 1994, while filming for Gundaraj. On February 24, 1999, Ajay and Kajol got married in a traditional Maharashtrian style ceremony at the Devgn house. The couple has two children. Their daughter Nysa was born on 20 April 2003 and their son Yug was born on 13 September 2010.