Tanaaji: The Unsung Hero: Has Ajay Devgn approached Saif Ali Khan to play supporting role?

Ajay Devgn will also be producing Taanaji: The Unsung Warrior. 
India TV Entertainment Desk
Written by: India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi September 12, 2018 12:20 IST

Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan is enjoying the success of his first web series Sacred Games nowadays. Even after surrounded by controversies, the web series has earned appreciation from all. Now, buzz has it that Ajay Devgn has approached Saif Ali Khan to play the supporting character in the historical drama Tanaaji: The Unsung Hero. 

However, the Nawab of Bollywood was quite sceptical about it, as, after Kal Ho Naa Ho, the actor had decided that he'll not do a two-hero project, where he has a weaker role, reports said. Though Ajay convinced him to sign the project and assured him that he has a meaty role in the subject, reports further added.

A source opened up to Deccan Chronicle by saying, "It took Saif a long time to agree to be a supporting actor. After Kal Ho Naa Ho, he had vowed to never do a two-hero film in which he would have a weaker role. But Ajay has personally assured him that he will have a strong author-backed role."

Ajay Devgn will also be producing Taanaji: The Unsung Warrior. The movie will be based on Tanaji Malusare and his heroic fight in the Battle of Sinhagad. Though nothing has been confirmed by anyone yet.


Ajay is currently focussing a lot on his production house. After 2016 Parched, he came up with his second project Shivaay and now. Kajol starrer Helicopter Eela, which will release on October 12.

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