New Delhi: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, a name of Hindi cinema which has not only struggled a lot in its life but has also left a special mark on the big screen. Nawaz has so far won millions of hearts with his different characters and versatile acting in many Bollywood films. His fan limit is not only in India but all over the world. Nawazuddin Siddiqui was born on 19 May 1974 in village Budhana in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, and today, the actor is turning 47.
In 1996, Nawazuddin Siddiqui left his home and came to Delhi and completed his acting studies at the National School of Drama. After taking acting training, he decided to move to Mumbai. Nawazuddin Siddiqui had to struggle a lot for a small role in films. He first appeared in Aamir Khan’s film Sarfarosh in 1999. Nawazuddin Siddiqui had a few minute characters in this film.
After this, Nawazuddin Siddiqui appeared in small roles in many films, but till then he did not get the place he expected. The legendary actor’s fortune took a turn in 2012 when famous director Anurag Kashyap’s film ‘Gangs of Wasseypur 2’ made him an emerging artist overnight. In this film, he played the role of Faizal Khan, who still gets a lot of love from cinema lovers.
After the film ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’, Nawazuddin Siddiqui did not look back again. After this film, he has worked in many great films including Badlapur, Manjhi, The Lunch Box, Raman Raghav 2, Raees, Manto, and Thackeray, and has made a mark in Bollywood. Not only in films, but Nawazuddin Siddiqui has also shown his acting versatility on the digital platform.
‘Sacred Games’ is one of the much-talked-about web series of Hindi cinema. With this web series, the personality of Nawazuddin Siddiqui has been further strengthened in the world of acting. ‘Sacred Games’ came in 2018, made a lot of headlines not only in India but all over the world. People still praise Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s character Ganesh Gaitonde in the web series. Apart from ‘Sacred Games’, Nawazuddin Siddiqui has acted in many web series.