Ajay Devgn's debut Phool Aur Kaante (1991), was a commercial success and Ajay Devgn's entry scene where he performed a split while balancing on two motorcycles made him an immediate action hero icon
Ajay Devgn turned down 'Karan Arjun' to focus on 'Vijaypath', since the dates of both films were clashing. It was the 8th highest grossing of the year.
Being the son of well-known stunt choreographer Veeru Devgn, doing action roles was a natual fit for Ajay Devgn who earlier films of the 1990s contained several high-octane action sequences
When he was not beating up villains, Ajay sang and danced for his heroines
Ajay Devgn married actress Kajol in 1999 and the couple have two children, a daughter Nysa and a son named Yug
Ajay Devgn was the first Bollywood performer to acquire a six-seater private jet for transport to shooting locations, promotions and personal trips
Ajay Devgn notably donned his trademark jacket in several of his early films before the action began
The intensity in his eyes has been a constant throughout his film journey
Ajay and Madhu in Phool Aur Kaante
Ajay Devgn with Raveena Tandon
Ajay Devgn and a young Tisca Chopra in 'Platform'. This was Tisca's debut film
The actor with Sonali Bendre in 'Diljale'
Ajay Devgn and frequent co-star Tabu
Ajay Devgn with Amrish Puri
Action time again
The gun was a common feature in many of Ajay's earlier films
A still from 'Jigar'