Ajay Devgan is an Indian film actor and director who enjoys an estimated net worth of $30 million. He has established himself as one of the leading actors of modern day Hindi film industry. He has won many awards in his career including a couple of National Awards. He began his illustrious career with a leading role in Phool aur Kaante in 1991. He won the Filmfare Award for his debut performance. He followed up with a string of successful films like Dilwale (1994), Naajayaz (1995) and Ishq (1997). Although he was initially recognized as an action star, he was quick to choose a variety of roles so that he is not easily stereotyped.
1998 was a golden year for Ajay Devgan as he won his 1st National Award for his performance in the film, Zakhm. In 1999 he won critical acclaim for his role in the blockbuster hit, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. He carried on his good work with superb performances in films like Company, The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Apaharan, Halla Bol, Golmaal Returns and Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai. He has starred in more than 80 Bollywood films and is definitely one of the leading stars in the Indian film industry.
Ajay Devgan also owns a production company called Ajay Devgn Films which was started ways back in 2000. He tried his hand at direction with U Me Aur Hum (2008) but the film did not do well at the box office. On the personal front, he married Kajol, an Indian film actress, in 1999 and the couple have 2 children. He is the first person in the Hindu film industry to purchase a 6-seater private jet. It is exclusively used by him for going to locations and attending various promotions. Ajay Devgan has won 2 National Awards, 3 Filmfare Awards, 4 Screen Awards and a couple of BFJA Awards.