Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn has joined the cast of Baahubali director SS Rajamouli’s RRR as a guest appearance. It was revealed by a source close to the actor to PTI. Ajay Devgn recently did a cameo for Ranveer Singh starrer Simmba. "He is doing a cameo appearance, it is an interesting character. He will shoot for it after 'Taanaji: The Unsung Warrior'," source close to the actor told PTI.
RRR marks the second collaboration between Rajamouli and Ajay.
The 49-year-old superstar had earlier given the voice-overs for the Hindi version of his 2012 Telugu blockbuster Eega titled Makkhi.
RRR is an upcoming Indian period action film film scripted and directed by Rajamouli. It stars N T Rama Rao Jr. and Ram Charan in the lead roles. As per reports, the film is made on a budget of Rs 300 crore.
Reportedly, Ajay was also approached to play the main antagonist in Kamal Haasan's "Indian 2" and he said no to the offer.
"He hasn't given a thought of working in another industry as it is a bit difficult for him. In Rajamouli's ,film it was a cameo so he has taken it up," the source said.
On a related note, Ajay Devgn has just won a swanky Audi car for his Answer of the Season at popular talk show Koffee With Karan. In his answer, he took an indirect jibe at host Karan Johar’s flop film Kaal which had Ajay in a lead role.