Ajay Devgn at the trailer launch of De De Pyar De revealed how he's celebrating his birthday in the evening said, "Not partying. Will do what I do every evening and what I do every evening is something I won't reveal." The makers celebrated Ajay Devgn's birthday by cutting a cake on stage. Ajay said he never cuts his birthday cake and asked Tabu and Rakul to do the honours. Pictures/Rupeshkumar Gupta and Gayatri Nirmal
Ajay Devgn on doing romantic comedy said, "Not entirely a love story. It's a love story but a fun film. I don't remember if I have done this genre before."
When asked if female actors have a lesser shelf life in the industry, to which Ajay Devgn replied, "That's not true. Tabu, Kajol and others are here, things have changed now."
Ajay Devgn, when asked about doing something new at 50 said, "Age is just what you think, not about numbers. The intention to stay fit is to do what I could do back when I was 25. My contemporaries are also fitter than me."
Ajay and Tabu on working together for so many years and an anecdote about their friendship: "We have spoken a lot about ourselves, I don't remember what we've not said about ourselves. We'll take two days to answer this question." Rakul Preet Singh on working with Ajay and Tabu said, "They were extremely warm and it was amazing."
Tabu talking about working with Ajay Devgn said, "It has been great working with Ajay, I have known him since past 50 years." When asked which heroine he has better chemistry with, Ajay said, "When I was 25, I had one, and now at 50, I have two women." To this Tabu added, "He must be bored of me now."
Tabu, Ajay Devgn, Rakul Preet Singh at De De Pyar De trailer launch event. Pic/Gayatri Nirmal
Fans welcomed Ajay Devgn with a birthday song as he arrived on-stage for the trailer launch. Pic/Gayatri Nirmal
The trailer is about Ajay Devgn (50) who falls in love with Rakul Preet Singh (26). Tabu plays the character of Ajay's ex-wife and they both have two children together of Rakul's age. It's a romantic comedy, the film also stars Alok Nath, Jaaved Jaaferi, Jimmy Sheirgill.
The funnyman Cyrus Broacha is hosting the trailer launch event at the multiplex in Juhu. Pic/Rupeshkumar Gupta
The stage is set for the event to begin:
De De Pyar De brings back the hit pairing of Ajay Devgn with his close friend, Tabu. They were last seen together in Rohit Shetty's Golmaal Again. Whereas this project marks Rakul Preet Singh's first collaboration with Ajay and Tabu. The film is written and co-produced by Luv Ranjan and directed by Akiv Ali which marks his directorial debut. De De Pyaar De is scheduled to release on May 17.
De De Pyaar De trailer to be launched on Ajay Devgn's 50th birthday. Amidst the presence of media and his fans, the trailer of the film starring Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh will be unveiled at a multiplex in Juhu, Mumbai.
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