Nawajudin Siddiqui, one of the finest actor in Bollywood born on 19 May, 1974 belonged to Muzzaffarnagar. After graduating from National School Of Drama he moved to Mumbai in 1999 and after pots of struggle, made his first Bollywood debut in the year 1999, with a small role in the Aamir Khan starrer “Sarfarosh”, in the same year he played in Ram Gopal Verma’s film “Shool”. Short films like ‘Alvida’ and ‘Bypass’ and then came turning point in his career with films like ‘Kahaani’, ‘Manjhi – The Mountain Man’, ‘Raees’, ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, ‘Gangs of Wassepur’, ‘Manto’, he marked his unforgettable performance through such big hits.
After that he worked for Netflix web Series ‘Sacred Games’ with mind blowing performance.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui has shot to fame with his pure and refined acting skills. His struggling days in Bollywood is not hidden with anyone. He comes under the category who made it big on their own. Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the only Actor in the world to have 8 films officially selected and screened at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival.
Siddiqui was awarded the Special Jury Award at the 60th National Film Awards 2012, for his work in the films Kahaani, Gangs of Wasseypur, Dekh Indian Circus and Talaash.
Film fare Award for ‘The Lunchbox’ and ‘Baldapur’. In the role of best drama actor for Sacred Games, he was awarded with IReel Award in 2018 and two times International Emmy Award 2019. Further, to add inspiring leading role he played in “Manto”, he was awarded as Best Actor in Filmfare Award 2019.
Still life has its ups as well as downs as well. These days news of his troubled marriage is surfing up, let’s see, how he takes up. All the best for his future.