Nawazuddin Siddiqui is a highly acclaimed Indian actor known for his versatile and powerful performances in various films. He was born on May 19, 1974, in Budhana, a town in the Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh, India; he grew up in a family of farmers and was the eldest of eight siblings.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui initially worked as a chemist in a petrochemical company before moving to Delhi to pursue a career in acting. He enrolled at the National School of Drama (NSD) in New Delhi, where he received training in theatre.
After completing his studies at NSD, Nawazuddin Siddiqui moved to Mumbai and struggled for several years to find work in the film industry. He debuted his film in 1999 with a small role in the Aamir Khan-starrer, Sarfarosh. However, it was not until 2007 that he gained recognition for his performance in the crime drama Black Friday, directed by Anurag Kashyap.
Over the years, Nawazuddin Siddiqui has acted in numerous critically acclaimed films, including Peepli Live, Kahaani, Gangs of Wasseypur, Talaash, The Lunchbox, and Bajrangi Bhaijaan, among others. He has won several awards for his performances, like the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the 2012 film, Talaash.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui is known for his ability to portray complex characters quickly, and his performances are often praised for their intensity and realism. He is one of the finest actors in Indian cinema today, and his work has been recognized nationally and internationally.
Real Name: Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Well Known As: Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Date of Birth: May 19, 1974
Birth Place: Budhana, Muzaffarnagar district, Uttar Pradesh, India
Net Worth: As of 2021, Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s net worth is estimated at around $20 million.
Age: 48 years old
Residence: Mumbai, India
Education: Graduate in Chemistry, National School of Drama, New Delhi
Mother: Mehroonisa Siddiqui
Father: Late Nawabuddin Siddiqui
Wife: Anjali Siddiqui
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 13 inches
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Height: 5 feet 6 inches (168 cm)
Siblings: 7 siblings (2 brothers and five sisters)
Brother: Shamas Nawab Siddiqui
Sister: 5 sisters (Syama Tamshi Siddiqui, Farzana Siddiqui, Rizwana Siddiqui, Nuzhat Siddiqui, and Shama Parveen)
Body Type: Lean
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Skin Tone: Brown
Skin Texture: Smooth
Voice Tone: Deep and commanding