Ajay Devgan is the ultimate action hero of Bollywood, who has been able to carve a niche for himself in the industry, despite his mediocre looks. This has earned him the reputation of the Dark Horse of the Indian movie industry. Besides being a hit actor, Ajay has also tried his hand in film production.
Net Worth: $ 30 million
Income Sources: Ajay Devgan is in the league of top rated Bollywood actors today, making nearly Rs 12-16 crore per movie. He owns a production house called Shivalaya Entertainment, which is based in LA, USA. The production house has showcased some excellent movies such as “Teen Patti” and works on a global front. Besides his forte in acting and now, film making, Ajay Devgan is an intelligent businessman too. He has invested in an eco friendly solar park project in Gujarat, besides working in real estate market in collaboration with the renowned Roha Group.
Born: 2nd April, 1969 (45 years old)
Real Name: Vishal Devgan
Height/Weight: 5 feet 11 inches, 70 kg
Marital Status: Ajay Devgan is married to the popular actor, Kajol and they have a beautiful family with two children, daughter Naysa and son Yug.
Ajay Devgan was born in New Delhi and his father Veeru Devgan was one of the most famous action directors in the industry during the eighties and nineties. Despite his unconventional looks, Ajay has made it to the top of the industry because of sheer talent. He had an affair with top actress Kajol and went on to marry her, and today they are considered as one of the best couples in the industry.
Ajay Devgan made his Bollywood debut in 1991 with the action film, “Phool Aur Kaante”, which turned out to be a raving hit and also fetched Ajay the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. Ajay was famous as a daredevil because he seldom used duplicates to perform stunts for him. He not only excelled at action, but was also recognized for his emotional performances and comedy. Some of his best performances came in “Ishq”, “Diljale”, “Zakhm”, “Jigar”, “Suhaag”, “The Legend of Bhagat Singh”, “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” and “Once Upon a Time in Mumbai”. “Golmaal Returns”, “Golmaal 3” and “Bol Bachchan” are some of the films for which Ajay has received accolades for his amazing comic timing. His shining career has seen him being honored with the prestigious National Award, besides many others for his brilliant pieces of work.
Home and Cars
Ajay Devgan resides with his family in Mumbai in a luxurious bungalow called “Shiv Shakti”, which is located in Juhu. He also owns a flat in Sheetal Apartment, Juhu and another beautiful bungalow in Malgari Road, which acts as a peaceful retreat. Ajay is fond of farming, and owns a farmhouse in Karjat, where he practices cultivation of fruits and vegetables. He is known as an avid car lover and owns an amazing fleet including Mercedes Z Class, Range Rover, Ferrari Maserati, BMW Z4 and Toyota Celica. Ajay gifted an Audi Q7 car to his wife on her birthday. He even owns a private 6 seater jet.