Ajay Devgn: News

Ajay Devgn is an Indian film actor, producer, and director who predominantly appears in Bollywood films. He has appeared in more than 100 Bollywood films throughout his acting career. He is the recipient of four Filmfare Awards and two National Film Awards. He also received the Padma Shri Award in 2016. Devgn was born on April 2, 1969, in Delhi and completed his education at Mithibai College. The actor made his Bollywood debut with the 1991 film ‘Phool Aur Kaante.’ He then went on to appear in various films like ‘Dilwale,’ ‘Sangram,’ ‘Ishq,’ ‘Suhaag,’ and ‘Jigar,’ among several others where he aced action roles and gained recognition as Bollywood’s action hero. In 2000, he established his own production company under the banner Ajay Devgn FFlims. In 2008, he made his debut as a film director with the romantic drama ‘U Me Aur Hum.’ Devgn is married to Bollywood actor Kajol and the couple has two children. Devgn’s latest films include ‘Bhuj: The Pride of India,’ ‘RRR,’ ‘Maidaan,’ and ‘Drishyam 2.’

12 Apr 2024

Rohit Shetty

'Singham Again' release postponed to Diwali 2024: Report

If reports are to be believed, the much-anticipated Rohit Shetty film, Singham Again, initially slated for an August 15, 2024 release, has been postponed.

12 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office: 'Maidaan' fails to score big despite positive reviews

Ajay Devgn's latest film, Maidaan, has had a disappointing start at the box office, despite receiving positive reviews.

11 Apr 2024

Boney Kapoor

Karnataka High Court lifts ban on 'Maidaan'

On Thursday, the Karnataka High Court revoked a temporary ban on the screening of the Hindi film Maidaan.

11 Apr 2024

Gajraj Rao

'Maidaan' review: Ajay powers thumping, adrenaline-filled, emotionally resonant sports biopic

Ajay Devgn is having an incredibly exciting phase; his two films (Shaitaan and Maidaan) are in theaters, and both couldn't be far different from each other in terms of their genres and his roles.

11 Apr 2024

Boney Kapoor

Plagiarism row: 'Maidaan' hit with stay order in Mysore

The biographical Hindi film Maidaan, which was released nationwide on Thursday (April 11), has become embroiled in plagiarism allegations.

09 Apr 2024

Akshay Kumar

'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' dominates advance bookings over 'Maidaan'

When are Maidaan and Bade Miyan Chote Miyan hitting theaters? This question has become the talk of the town.

06 Apr 2024

Upcoming Movies

'6000 audition tapes reviewed': Amit Sharma's insights on 'Maidaan' casting

The countdown to Ajay Devgn's much-awaited sports drama Maidaan has begun!

05 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' fights for stability in fourth week

In an era when remakes are not considered commercially lucrative, as most original films are available on OTT, Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar who is busting the myth by delivering successful remakes in Bollywood.

04 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' stands tall amid newbies

The '90s Bollywood superstars have a different charm and have been ruling the box office to date. Their movies have great openings and the buzz is always at a high.

03 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' shows exuberant hold on weekdays

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar and there's no arguing about it. The actor is also the master of delivering successful remakes at the box office. In the era of OTT, when remakes are not working at the box office, Devgn has stood tall.

02 Apr 2024

De De Pyaar De

Ajay's 'DDPD,' 'Son of Sardar 2' to begin in June

2024 officially belongs to Ajay Devgn!

02 Apr 2024

Shah Rukh Khan

'No similarities': 'Maidaan' director dismisses comparisons with 'Chak De! India'

Amit Ravindernath Sharma, the director of the upcoming Ajay Devgn starrer Maidaan, has dismissed comparisons to Shah Rukh Khan's critically acclaimed 2007 sports drama, Chak De! India.

02 Apr 2024

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar promotes 'Maidaan' while wishing Ajay Devgn on birthday

Bollywood fans are eagerly awaiting April 10, when two bonafide superstars of the 90s will lock horns on celluloid.

02 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' to bow out of theaters soon

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar and his persona and charisma can be seen in the recently released supernatural thriller Shaitaan.

01 Apr 2024

Anil Kapoor

'Fighter,' 'Shaitaan': Top 5 highest-grossing Bollywood blockbusters in first quarter

The first quarter of 2024 has been a prosperous period for the Hindi film industry, showcasing a diverse range of genres.

01 Apr 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' holds fort strong over weekend

The folklore and stories of stardom surrounding cinema superstars are not new in India. The quintessential superstars of Bollywood are still ruling the box office and their films are deemed absolute favorites by viewers.

29 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' likely to hold fort over weekend

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar of the '90s and his charisma and stardom are always on the rise. His recently released supernatural thriller Shaitaan has been a box office wonder and has been raking in quite well.

28 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' needs momentum for newer milestones

Ajay Devgn is one of the most bankable stars in Bollywood and over the years he has also mastered the art of remakes. In an era when remakes are considered commercially unviable, Devgn has been doing them really well and the recently released supernatural thriller Shaitaan is the latest example.

27 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' ruling theaters even in third week

Ajay Devgn is a true-blue superstar of the '90s Bollywood and his recently released supernatural thriller Shaitaan exudes the pure definition of stardom. The movie is in its third week at the box office and is showcasing impressive hold.

26 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' is here to stay and slay

Superstars are the ones who attract viewers to theaters irrespective of the content and Ajay Devgn is a true blue superstar of Bollywood. His recently released supernatural thriller Shaitaan is performing immensely well at the box office.

25 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' surpasses Rs. 125cr mark in India

Cinema superstars are known for their charm and hold on viewers and Ajay Devgn proved it again with the recently released Shaitaan. Among all new releases and competitors, the supernatural thriller has stood tall in its third weekend.

24 Mar 2024

AR Rahman

'I had doubts...': Amit Sharma on casting Ajay in 'Maidaan'

There is significant anticipation surrounding the upcoming sports drama Maidaan, featuring Ajay Devgn and slated for April 10 release.

23 Mar 2024

Boney Kapoor

Why Keerthy Suresh was replaced by Priya Mani in 'Maidaan'

Since its announcement in 2019, Maidaan has faced several issues, including delays in post-production and rescheduling.

23 Mar 2024

R Madhavan

Box office: Ajay Devgn's 'Shaitaan' nears Rs. 120cr mark domestically

Ajay Devgn and R Madhavan's supernatural horror film Shaitaan is in no mood to slow down.

22 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' is ready for lucrative weekend ahead

Ajay Devgn is set to have a great year on celluloid with back-to-back films lined up for release. He started the year with a bang with the supernatural thriller Shaitaan.

21 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' aims for newer records

Remakes are quite popular in Indian cinema but not every actor has been successful in these ventures. Superstar Ajay Devgn has a great track box office record when it comes to starring in remakes and his recent release Shaitaan is no exception.

20 Mar 2024

Boney Kapoor

'Maidaan': Boney Kapoor accused of not clearing dues worth Rs.1cr  

Boney Kapoor, the producer of Maidaan, is now embroiled in a legal tussle.

19 Mar 2024

Bollywood

Ajay Devgn's NY VFXwaala initiates joint venture with Goodbye Kansas

Prominent Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn's visual effects wing, NY VFXWaala, has secured a substantial share in Sweden's Goodbye Kansas Studios.

19 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' seeks gradual momentum on weekdays

Ajay Devgn is a master of remakes in Bollywood and he has a track record of starring in most successful remakes to date. His recently released supernatural thriller Shaitaan is a Hindi remake of the Gujarati film Vash.

18 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' surpasses Rs. 100cr. mark in India

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar of Bollywood and he proved it again with the recently released supernatural thriller Shaitaan. The movie marked the start of Devgn's most eventful year, showcasing an exuberant hold at the box office.

17 Mar 2024

Box Office

Ajay Devgn-R Madhavan's 'Shaitaan's collection nears Rs. 100cr mark domestically

Shaitaan, the spine-chilling thriller directed by Vikas Bahl and featuring Ajay Devgn, R Madhavan, and Jyotika, has been enthralling moviegoers since its theatrical release on March 8.

16 Mar 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Shaitaan' holds strong against new entrants 'Yodha,' 'Bastar'

Ajay Devgn and R Madhavan's occult thriller Shaitaan has impressively captivated audiences since its theatrical release on March 8.

16 Mar 2024

Amazon Prime Video

Loved 'Shaitaan'? Check out these must-watch paranormal thriller titles

R Madhavan and Ajay Devgn's occult thriller Shaitaan has captivated audiences, earning Rs. 79cr within eight days.

15 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' aims to shift gears on weekend

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar of the '90s and the actor is known for delivering decent money spinners in Bollywood. The year 2024 seems to be his year with several interesting projects lined up for release.

14 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' showcases supreme hold on weekdays

Ajay Devgn is undoubtedly one of the most known faces in Bollywood and the actor continues to cater to his set audience. His recently released supernatural thriller, Shaitaan has been raking in huge chunks at the box office.

13 Mar 2024

De De Pyaar De

'De De Pyaar De 2': Ajay-Rakul starrer release date out

Ajay Devgn fans, mark your calendars for May 1, 2025, as the sequel to the 2019 romantic comedy De De Pyaar De is set to grace the big screen then, reported Pinkvilla.

13 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' struggles for gradual momentum on weekdays

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar of the 90s and consistently keeps experimenting across genres.

12 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' fails to pass first Monday test

Ajay Devgn is one of those rare actors in Bollywood with a unique track record of delivering successful remakes (Bholaa, Drishyam).

11 Mar 2024

RRR

Academy Awards'24: 'RRR' gets special mention in action sequences segment

The Academy Award-winning RRR is a phenomenon that keeps growing every year!

11 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Shaitaan' reigns supreme on opening weekend

Superstar Ajay Devgn is back at the box office with a supernatural bang!

10 Mar 2024

Box Office

Box office: Ajay-Madhavan's occult thriller 'Shaitaan' sees remarkable 27% growth

Ajay Devgn's spine-chilling horror flick Shaitaan made a smashing entrance in theaters on Friday, keeping audiences on the edge of their seats. Helmed by Vikas Bahl, the movie raked in an astonishing Rs. 14.5cr on its opening day.

09 Mar 2024

Arjun Kapoor

'Danger Lanka' is Arjun Kapoor's character name in 'Singham Again'

Singham Again, the hotly-anticipated high-octane drama, has set the town abuzz with its array of character posters.

09 Mar 2024

Box Office

With Rs. 14.5 cr, 'Shaitaan' nears 'Drishyam 2' opening collection

The spine-chilling horror flick Shaitaan, starring Ajay Devgn, R Madhavan, and Jyotika, has earned a whopping Rs. 14.5 crore on its opening day, as reported by industry tracker Sacnilk.

09 Mar 2024

Box Office

'Shaitaan' casts shadow on 'Laapataa Ladies'; 'Article 370' largely unaffected 

Despite the release of R Madhavan and Ajay Devgn's highly-anticipated eerie thriller Shaitaan on Friday, Yami Gautam Dhar's political drama Article 370 maintained its stronghold at the box office into its third week.

08 Mar 2024

Movie Review

'Shaitaan' review: Thrilling, creepy but bogged down by its writing

Director Vikas Bahl's supernatural thriller Shaitaan hit cinema halls on Friday. Featuring a stellar cast comprising Ajay Devgn, R Madhavan, Jyotika, Janki Bodiwala, and child actor Anngad Raaj, Shaitaan will give you the chills.

08 Mar 2024

Bollywood

'Singham Again': Ajay Devgn films power-packed action sequences in Byculla

Ajay Devgn is set to seize the year 2024 with back-to-back exciting projects.

08 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office buzz: 'Shaitaan' to register a lukewarm opening

Ajay Devgn has an impressive slate for 2024 and the first release is the supernatural thriller Shaitaan. The movie's promotional materials created a buzz and now it has been released in theaters. The movie marks South Indian actor Jyotika's return to Bollywood after a long time.

06 Mar 2024

Bollywood

'Maidaan': Ajay Devgn meticulously kicks the ball in quirky snippet

Bollywood superstar Ajay Devgn has an impressive slate for 2024. From a supernatural thriller and a sports drama to a commercial actioner, Devgn aims to cease the year!

05 Mar 2024

Bollywood

'Maidaan': Ajay Devgn unveils new poster; trailer release date revealed

Ajay Devgn's Maidaan's release has become a running joke as the makers have postponed the theatrical release date, way too many times!

05 Mar 2024

Bollywood

'Shaitaan': CBFC certification and runtime details of Ajay Devgn starrer

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar in Bollywood and the actor is now gearing up for the release of supernatural thriller Shaitaan.

04 Mar 2024

R Madhavan

Advance booking: 'Shaitaan' sells over 16K tickets on Day 1

Ajay Devgn's highly-anticipated horror-thriller Shaitaan kicked off its advance booking with a bang on Sunday, selling over 16,000 tickets on the first day alone.