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Biography – Indian Actor – Ajay Devgn
Born – 2 April 1969
Ajay Devgn was born in New Delhi, India and he is an acclaimed Indian film actor, director, and producer. Devgn and his family belong to the state of Punjab. His father is a stunt choreographerar and his brother is a Bollywood film director. He completed his studies from Bappu School in Juhu and Mithibai College. He got married to famous Bollywood actress Kajol in 1999. The couple are blessed with two children including daughter named Nysa and a son named Yug.
He started his career in 1991 with a movie Phool Aur Kaante and won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. After that he had acted in numerous movies including, Jigar (1992), Dilwale (1994), Diljale (1996), Ishq (1997), Suhaag (1994), and Naajayaz (1995). Ajay won his first National Film Award for Best Actor in 1999 for his performance in Mahesh Bhatt’s movie Zakhm. Some of the other remarkable movies of Aja Devgan include “ Pyar To Hona Hi Tha”, “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” and “Kachche Dhaage”.
In early 2000s, he gave blockbuster hits like Lajja (2001) and Company (2002). He won his second National Film Award for Best Actor in 2003 for his portrayal of Bhagat Singh in biopic “The Legend of Bhagat Singh”. He is known for his perfoming his roles with lots of intensity and passion. His other hit movies are Raincoat (2004), Yuva (2004) and Omkara (2006). He started his directorial debut in 2008 by directing the movie U, Me Aur Hum starring himself and Kajol.
Some of the awards won by Ajay Devgn are as follows.
Filmfare Best Debut Award “Phool Aur Kaante”
National Film Award for Best Actor “Zakhm”
Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance, “The Legend of Bhagat Singh”
National Film Award for Best Actor “The Legend of Bhagat Singh”
Filmfare Best Villain Award “Deewangee”