Ajay Devgn

Ajay Devgn | Actor | Producer | Director | Celebrity

Ajay Devgn
Ajay Devgn

Born - April 2, 1969 in New Delhi, India

Birth Name - Vishal Devgan

Occupation - Actor, Producer, Director

Years active - 1991–present

Nationality - Indian

Spouse(s) - Kajol Mukherjee (m. 1999)

Height - 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Parent(s) - Veeru Devgan (father)
                  Veena Devgan (mother)

Honour(s) - Padma Shri (2016)


Filmography

Films

Year Title Role Notes
 1991   Phool Aur Kaante  Ajay  Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut
1992  Jigar  Raj "Raju" Verma  
1993  Divya Shakti  Prashant Varma  
1993  Platform  Raju  
1993  Sangraam  Raja S. Singh Kanwar  
1993  Shaktiman  Amar  
1993  Dil Hai Betaab  Ajay  
1993  Ek Hi Raasta  Karan Singh  
1993  Bedardi  Vijay Saxena  
1993  Dhanwaan  Kashinath  
1994  Dilwale  Arun Saxena  
1994  Kanoon  Vishal  
1994  Vijaypath  Karan  
1994  Suhaag  Ajay R. Sharma/Ajay
 R. Malhotra
 
1994  Madam X  Assistant director
1995  Naajayaz  Jay Bakshi  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1995  Hulchul  Deva  
1995  Gundaraj  Ajay Chauvan  
1995  Haqeeqat  Shiva/Ajay  
1996  Jung  Ajay Bahadur Saxena  
1996  Diljale  Shyam  
1996  Jaan  Karan  
1997  Ishq  Ajay Rai  
1997  Itihaas  Karan  
1998  Major Saab  Virendra Pratap Singh  
1998  Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha  Shekhar  
1998  Sar Utha Ke Jiyo  Himself  Cameo appearance
1998  Zakhm  Ajay R. Desai  National Film Award for Best Actor
 Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1999  Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet  Raju  
1999  Hum Dil De Chuke
 Sanam
 Vanraj  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1999  Hindustan Ki Kasam  Ajay/Tauheed  
1999  Gair  Vijay Kumar/Dev  
1999  Thakshak  Ishaan Singh  
1999  Kachche Dhaage  Aftab  
1999  Dil Kya Kare  Anand  
2000  Deewane  Vishal/Arun  
2000  Raju Chacha  Shekhar/Raju Chacha  Also producer
2001  Yeh Raaste Hain Pyaar
 Ke
 Vicky/Rohit Verma  
2001  Lajja  Bulwa  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best
 Supporting Actor
2001  Tera Mera Saath Rahen  Raj Dixit  
2002  Company  Malik  Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor
 Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
2002  Hum Kisise Kum Nahin  Raja  
2002  The Legend of Bhagat
 Singh
 Bhagat Singh  Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor
 National Film Award for Best Actor
2002  Deewangee  Tarang Bharadwaj  Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a
 Negative Role
2003  Bhoot  Vishal  
2003  Qayamat: City Under
 Threat
 Rachit  
2003  Chori Chori  Ranbir Malhotra  
2003  Gangaajal  Amit Kumar  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
2003  Parwana  Parwana  
2003  Zameen  Ranvir Singh Ranawat  
2003  LOC Kargil  Manoj Kumar Pandey  
2004  Khakee  Yashwant Angre  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
2004  Masti  Sikander  
2004  Yuva  Michael Mukherjee  
2004  Raincoat  Manoj  
2004  Taarzan: The Wonder
 Car
 Deven Chaudhary  Special appearance
2005  Insan  Ajit Rathore  
2005  Blackmail  Shekhar R Mohan  
2005  Zameer: The Fire Within  Suraj Chauhan  
2005  Tango Charlie  Mohammed Ali  
2005  Kaal  Kaali Pratap Singh  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
2005  Main Aisa Hi Hoon  Indraneel Thakur  
2005  Apaharan  Ajay Shastri  
2005  Shikhar  Gaurav Gupta  
2006  Dharti Kahe Pukar Ke  Kunal Singh  Bhojpuri language film
2006  Golmaal: Fun Unlimited  Gopal  
2006  The Awakening  Himself  Also producer and editor; short film
2006  Omkara  Omkara Shukla  
2007  Cash  Karan/Doc  
2007  Aag  Heerendra "Heero"
 Dhaan
 
2008  Halla Bol  Ashfaque Khan/
 Sameer Khan
 
2008  Sunday  Rajvir Randhawa  
2008  U Me Aur Hum  Ajay  Also director, writer and producer
2008  Haal-e-Dil  Special appearance
2008  Mehbooba  Karan  
2008  Golmaal Returns  Gopal  
2009  All the Best: Fun Begins  Prem Chopra  Also producer
2009  London Dreams  Arjun  
2010  Teen Patti  Sunny  Cameo appearance
2010  Atithi Tum Kab Jaoge?  Puneet  
2010  Raajneeti  Sooraj Kumar  
2010  Once Upon a Time in
 Mumbaai
 Sultan Mirza  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
2010  Aakrosh  Pratap Kumar  
2010  Golmaal 3  Gopal  
2010  Toonpur Ka Super Hero  Aditya  
2011  Yamla Pagla Deewana  Narrator  
2011  Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji  Naren Ahuja  
2011  Ready  Raju  Cameo appearance
2011  Singham  Bajirao Singham  Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor
2011  Rascals  Bhagat  
2012  Tezz  Aakash Rana  
2012  Bol Bachchan  Prithviraj
 Raghuvanshi
 Also producer
2012  Son of Sardaar  Jassi  Also producer
2012  Makkhi  Father (voice)  For the Hindi dubbed version
2012  Save The Girl Child  Producer
2013  Himmatwala  Ravi  
2013  Satyagraha  Manav Raghvendra  
2013  Mahabharat  Arjun (voice)  Animated film
2014  Singham Returns  Bajirao Singham  Also producer
2014  Action Jackson  Vishy/Jai (AJ)  
2014  Vitti Dandu  Producer; Marathi language film
2015  Hey Bro  Himself  Special appearance in song 'Birju'
2015  Drishyam  Vijay Salgaonkar  
2016  Fitoor  Moazam  Cameo appearance
2016  Parched  Producer
2016  Shivaay  Shivaay  Also director, writer and producer.
2017  Guest iin London  Cameo appearance
2017  Baadshaho  Bhavani Singh  
2017  Poster Boys  Voice-over; cameo appearance
2017  Golmaal Again  Gopal  
2018  Aapla Manus  Marathi film; producer; cameo appearance 
2018  Raid  Amay Patnaik  
2018  Helicopter Eela  Producer
2018  Simmba  DCP Bajirao Singham  Cameo appearance
2019  Total Dhamaal  Guddu  Also producer
2019  De De Pyaar De * TBA  Scheduled for 17 May 2019
2019  Turram Khan *  Producer
2019  Taanaji - The Unsung
 Warrior *
 Tanaji Malusare  Also producer; scheduled for 22 November
 2019
2020  RRR * TBA  Cameo Appearance; scheduled for 30 July
 2020

* Films that have not yet been released

Television

Year Title Network Notes
 2002–2004   Devi  Sony Entertainment Television  Producer
2008  Rock-N-Roll Family  Zee TV  Judge
2012  Ramleela – Ajay Devgn Ke Saath  Life OK  Presenter
2018  Swami Ramdev - Ek Sangharsh  Discovery Jeet  Producer

Awards and Nominations

National Film Awards

Year Film Category  Result 
 1998   Zakhm  Best Actor Won
2002  The Legend of Bhagat Singh  Best Actor Won

Filmfare Awards

Year Film Category Result
 1991   Phool Aur Kaante  Best Male Debut Won
1995  Naajayaz  Best Actor  Nominated 
1999  Zakhm  Best Actor  Nominated 
1999  Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam  Best Actor  Nominated 
2002  Lajja  Best Supporting Actor  Nominated 
2003  The Legend of Bhagat Singh  Best Actor (Critics) Won
2003  Company  Best Actor (Critics) Won
2003  Company  Best Actor  Nominated 
2003  Deewangee  Best Performance in a Negative Role Won
2004  Gangaajal  Best Actor  Nominated 
2005  Khakee  Best Performance in a Negative Role  Nominated 
2006  Kaal  Best Performance in a Negative Role  Nominated 
2011  Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai  Best Actor  Nominated 
2012  Singham  Best Actor  Nominated 

Bengal Film Journalists' Association Awards

Year Film Category  Result 
 1998   Zakhm  Best Actor Won
2002  The Legend of Bhagat Singh  Best Actor Won

Producers Guild Film Awards

Year Film Category Result
 2009   All the Best  Best Actor in a Comic Role Won
2009  London Dreams  Best Actor in a Negative Role  Nominated 
2010  Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai  Best Actor  Nominated 
2010  Raajneeti  Best Actor in a Supporting Role  Nominated 
2011  Singham  Best Actor  Nominated 

Zee Cine Awards

Year Film Category Result
 2000   Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam  Best Actor  Nominated 
2002  Lajja  Best Actor in a Supporting Role  Nominated 
2003  Company  Best Actor  Nominated 
2003  The Legend of Bhagat Singh  Best Actor  Nominated 
2003  Deewangee  Best Actor in a Negative Role Won
2004  Gangaajal  Best Actor  Nominated 
2006  Apaharan  Best Actor  Nominated 
2006  Kaal  Best Actor in a Negative Role  Nominated 
2007  Omkara  Best Actor  Nominated 
2011  Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai  Best Actor  Nominated 
2012  Singham  Best Actor  Nominated 
2016  Drishyam  Best Actor  Nominated 

BIG Star Entertainment Awards

Year Film Category Result
 2010   Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai  Most Entertaining Film Actor  Nominated 
2010  BIG Star - Film Actor of Decade  Nominated 
2011  Singham  Most Entertaining Film Actor  Nominated 

Global Indian Film Awards

  • 2006 – Nominated for GIFA Best Actor Award for "Omkara"

Stardust Awards

Year Film Category Result
 2002   Company  Stardust Star of the Year Award – Male Won
2009  All the Best  Best Actor – Comedy/Romance Won
2009  All the Best  Star Of The Year – Male  Nominated 
2010  Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai  Best Actor – Thriller/Action Won
2010  Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai  Stardust Star of the Year Award – Male  Nominated 
2010  Atithi Tum Kab Jaoge  Best Actor – Comedy/Romance  Nominated 
2017  Shivaay  Breakthrough Performance – Male Won

Screen Awards

Year Film Category Result
 1998   Zakhm  Best Actor Won
2002  Company  Best Actor Won
2002  Deewangee  Best Actor in a Negative Role Won
2002  The Legend of Bhagat Singh  Best Actor  Nominated 
2003  Gangaajal  Best Actor  Nominated 
2004  Khakee  Best Actor in a Negative Role  Nominated 


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