Happy Birthday Ajay Devgn


Happy Birthday Ajay Devgn

Ajay Devgn turns 46 on April 2. The actor made his Bollywood debut with ‘Phool Aur Kaante’ in 1991. The film was a major hit and he soon became the action hero of B’Town. His next success was a martial arts film ‘Jigar’ where he was paired up with Karisma Kapoor.

On Ajay’s 46th birthday, Pinkvilla takes a look back at his top 10 movies in the last decade:

Apaharan: Directed by Prakash Jha, the movie released in theatres in 2005. It shows a complex relationship and clashing ideologies between a father and son set in the backdrop of the kidnapping industry in the eastern state of Bihar, India. It also featured Bipasha Basu and Nana Patekar.

Golmaal: Fun Unlimited: Directed by Rohit Shetty, the movie released in theatres in 2006. It featured Arshad Warsi, Sharman Joshi, Tusshar Kapoor, Paresh Rawal and Rimi Sen. It revolved around four friends Gopal, Lucky, Madhav and Laxman.

Omkara: This 2006 movie was directed by Vishal Bhardwaj. The movie was adapted from William Shakespeare’s ‘Othello’. It also featured Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Vivek Oberoi.

Raajneeti: This political thriller was directed by Prakash Jha and released in theatres in 2010. The movie also featured Ranbir Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, Katrina Kaif, Nana Patekar and Manoj Bajpai. It raked in around Rs.93 crore.

Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai: The movie directed by Milan Luthria released in theatres in 2010. The movie also featured Kangana Ranaut, Emraan Hashmi and Prachi Desai. The movie revolved around a smuggler Sultan Mirza, played by Ajay. He was seen romancing Kangana in the movie.

Golmaal 3: This action comedy was directed by Rohit Shetty. It released in theatres in 2010. The movie was the third instalment of the ‘Golmaal’ series. It is said that the movie collected Rs.106 crore. The movie also featured Kareena Kapoor Khan, Mithun Chakraborty, Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Kunal Kemmu and Ratna Pathak Shah along with Ajay.

Singham: The movie released in theatres in 2011. Directed by Rohit Shetty, the movie was about a brave and honest inspector Bajirao Singham and his fight against a corrupt politician. It raked in around Rs.100 crore at the box-office.

Bol Bachchan: Directed by Rohit Shetty, the movie is a romantic action comedy. It also featured Abhishek Bachchan, Asin and Prachi Desai. The movie is said to have earned Rs.103 crore.

Satyagraha: Directed by Prakash Jha, the movie released in theatres in 2013. It also featured Kareena Kapoor Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Arjun Rampal, Manoj Bajpai and Amrita Arora. This political drama raked in Rs.63 crore.

Singham Returns: The movie was a sequel to the 2011 hit ‘Singham’. Ajay reprised his role as Bajirao Sigham in the movie, which also featured Kareena Kapoor Khan. The movie raked in around Rs.140 crore. Directed by Rohit Shetty, the movie released in theatres in 2014.

We wish Ajay a very Happy Birthday.