Being a brilliant actor, Nawazuddin Siddiqui has given world class performances ever since he made his debut. Nawaz bhai has been in the industry for 17 years now, but his golden moment came when he was seen in Aamir Khan Productions’ ‘Peepli Live’ in 2010. We have seen him in a number of blockbusters since then.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui comes from a small village from Uttar Pradesh
Belonging to a family of farmers, Nawazuddin Siddiqui comes from a small village Budhana, in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh. He has 8 siblings, 2 sisters, and six brothers. He has graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry. He came to Delhi in search of jobs and was drawn towards acting after watching a play. He worked hard to enroll himself into the National School of Drama (NSD). He passed out from NSD in 1996. He moved to Mumbai in 2000.
He appeared in four major films of 2012
He appeared in four major films in 2012 that include ‘Kahaani’, ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’, ‘Gangs of Wasseypur Part 2’, and ‘Talaash’ all of which earned him wide critical reception and awards including Screen Award for Best Supporting Actor, Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Male both for his role as Taimur in ‘Talaash’ as well as Stardust Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’. Siddiqui was awarded the Special Jury Award at the 60th National Film Awards 2012, for his work in films, ‘Kahaani’, ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’, ‘Dekh Indian Circus’, and ‘Talaash’.
“When I discovered my soul I found that I am a 100% Artist”
Recently Nawaz posted a video on twitter, SIXTEEN POINT SIX SIX. In the video, he holds nine different banners which make a thought provoking sentence. Watch the video right here:
Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s Upcoming Movies 2017
Nawazuddin Siddiqui was recently seen in King Khan’s movie ‘Raees’. In 2017, we also expect to see him in ‘Munna Michael’, ‘Babumoshai Bandookbaaz’ in May 2017, ‘The Music Teacher’ in June 2017, and ‘Mom’ in July 2017.