Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an Indian actor. His nickname is Nowaz. He shot to fame with his portrayal of the various roles in some major films like “Black Friday,” “New York,” “Peepli Live,” and lot more. Let’s find out some interesting facts about him.
Nawazuddin was born on 19 May 1974 (age 44; as in 2018) in Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India. He studied from B. S. S. Inter College Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh. Later, he moved to Haridwar and enrolled in Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar, Uttarakhand for pursuing Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. During his graduation, he used to be an active participant and took part in declamation, painting, and drama.
Through his days of struggle, he used to work at a chemist shop in Vadodara. He relocated to Delhi and joined a theatre group to pursue his acting goals. Because of insufficient money in theatres, he had to work as a watchman for the living.
He went to the National School of Drama (NSD). After learning acting, he migrated to Mumbai in 2004 to pursue his acting career. During his stay in Mumbai, Nawaz had to face the worst time; as he was staying in the flat of his former NSD senior for whom he had to cook meals.
Height: 5’ 6”
Weight: 60 kg
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Hair Colour: Black
He got married to Anjali, who was from his village.
Anjali and Nawazuddin were blessed with a daughter, Shora, and son, Yaani.
- Nawaz revealed in an interview that if he were not an actor, he would be a farmer. He owns his ancestral farm fields back at home in Budhana, Uttar Pradesh.
- Here’s a sight of Nawazuddin’s life: