The actor has roped Hollywood's 12 year old Abigail Eames to play his daughter Gaura in the movie.
Devgn's tweet with her picture confirmed the news, "Abigail Eames in Shivaay! Hunting High and Low in Canada, USA, UK and India, over a year, casting completes."
Abigail has acted in TV movies such as Harry & Paul's Story of 2s, Lawless, Alleycats. She has also won accolades for her work.
A source says, "Ajay is directing and acting in Shivaay. He is obviously keen that his supporting cast comprises good actors. The little girl has to be an accomplished actor because she has a key role and it is a performance-based one.''