Nawazuddin Siddiqui

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Nawazuddin Siddiqui (born 1974) also known as Nowaz is an Indian film actor who has appeared in some of Bollywood's major films including, Black Friday (2004), New York (2009), Peepli Live (2010), Kahani (2012), Gangs of Wasseypur (2012) and Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 2 (2012). Early life and education Nawazuddin Siddiqui is from Budhana a small town... See full bio »

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Known For

Gangs of Wasseypur Faizal Khan
Bajrangi Bhaijaan Chand Nawab
The Lunchbox Shaikh


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  Untitled Nawazuddin Siddiqui Series (TV Mini Series) (pre-production)
Charu Majumdar
 2023 Haddi (filming)
  The Maya Tape (completed)
Saurabh Tiwari
 2022 Holy Cow
Guest Appearance
 2022 Gaiya Kahaan (Music Video)
 2022 Heropanti 2
 2021 Sangeen
 2021 No Land's Man
 2021 Naam Hi Pehchan Hai (Video short)
 2020 AK vs AK
Nawazuddin Siddiqui (voice)
 2020 Extradition
 2020 Serious Men
Ayyan Mani
 2020 Raat Akeli Hai
Jatil Yadav
 2020 Ghoomketu
 2019 Thriller Factory (Podcast Series)
 2019 Motichoor Chaknachoor
Pushpinder Tyagi
 2019 Housefull 4
Baba Ramsey
 2019 Mika Singh & Farhad Samji: The Bhoot Song (Music Video)
Nawazuddin Siddiqui
 2018-2019 Sacred Games (TV Series)
Ganesh Gaitonde
- Radcliffe (2019) ... Ganesh Gaitonde
- Torino (2019) ... Ganesh Gaitonde
- Azrael (2019) ... Ganesh Gaitonde
- Vikarna (2019) ... Ganesh Gaitonde
- Bardo (2019) ... Ganesh Gaitonde
 2019 Bebaak (Short)
 2019/I Photograph
 2019 Thackeray
Bal Thackeray
 2019 Petta
Singaar Singh
 2018 Raftaar & Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Mantoiyat (Music Video short)
Saadat Hasan Manto
 2018 Chausar
 2018/I Genius
MRS (Mr Samar Khan)
 2018 Manto
Saadat Hasan Manto
 2018 McMafia (TV Series)
Dilly Mahmood
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... Dilly Mahmood
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Dilly Mahmood
 2017 The Brawler
Special Appearance - Mushkil Hai Apna Meil Priye song
 2017 Babumoshai Bandookbaaz
Babu Bihari
 2017 Carbon: A Story of Tomorrow (Short)
 2017 Munna Michael
 2017/I Mom
Detective Dayashankar Kapoor (D. K.)
 2017 Jagga Jasoos
Bashir Alexander
 2017 Raees
IPS Majmudar (as Nawazuddin Siddique)
 2016 Lion
 2016 Freaky Ali
Freaky Ali
 2016 Te3n
Martin Das
 2016 Psycho Raman
Ramanna (Raman)
 2015 An Unfold Fact Lateef
 2015 Katha Sarita (TV Series)
 2015 Manjhi: The Mountain Man
Dashrath Manjhi
 2015 Bajrangi Bhaijaan
Chand Nawab
 2015 Haraamkhor
Shyam Tekchand
 2015 Badlapur
Liak Tungekar
 2014 Yudh (TV Mini Series)
Sanjay Mishra
- Episode #1.19 (2014) ... Sanjay Mishra
 2014 Kick
Shiv Gajra
 2013 Sniffer
Mohammad Anwar
 2013 Liar's Dice
 2013 Safe (Short)
The Man
 2013 Shorts
 2013 Meridian Lines
 2013 The Lunchbox
 2013 Monsoon Shootout
 2013 Bombay Talkies
 2013 Aatma
 2012 Savdhaan India: Crime Alert (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1277 ... Host
 2012 Chittagong
Nirmal Sen
 2012 The Owner
 2012 Miss Lovely
Sonu Duggal
 2012 Gangs of Wasseypur
Faizal Khan
 2012 Kahaani
Mr. Khan
 2012 Paan Singh Tomar
Gopi Jadav
 2011 Watch Indian Circus (as Nawazuddin)
 2011 Patang
Chakku (as Nawazuddin)
 2010 Peepli Live
 2009 Jeet Jayenge Hum (TV Series) (2009)
 2009/V The Journey (Short)
The Man
 2009 New York
Zilgai (as Nawazuddin)
 2009 Dev.D
Patna Ke Presley (as Nawazuddin)
 2008 Firaaq
Hanif (as Nowaz)
 2008 Summer 2007
 2008/I Black & White
 2008 Safar (Short)
 2007 Recycle Mind (Short)
 2007 Aaja Nachle
 2007 Manorama: Six Feet Under
 2007 Ek Chalis Ki Last Local
Topya (as Nowaz)
 2007 Salt N Pepper (Short)
 2006 Hazy Grey Skies (Short)
 2006 Family: Ties of Blood (as Novaz)
 2006 Adharm
 2006 Irrfan Auditions for a Hollywood Film Role (Short)
Man in blindfold
 2005 Elephant Boy (Short)
Beggar Master (as Nawaz Uddin)
 2005 One Long Night (Short)
 2004 Black Friday
Asgar Mukadam (as Nawazuddin)
 2003 Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
Pick pocket (uncredited)
 2003 Mudda: The Issue
 2003 The Bypass (Short)
1st Bandit (as Nawazuddin)
 2001 Haqeeqat (TV Series)
 2001 C.I.D. (TV Series)
 2001 Parsai Kehate Hain (TV Series)
 2000 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar
One of the leaders of Second Mahad Satyagraha and in background of Manusmriti Dahan
 2000 Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar!!
Nawaz (uncredited)
 2000 Jungle
 2000 Hey Ram
Scene edited out.
 1999 Shool
 1999 Sarfarosh
Criminal Caught at Victoria House Raid
 1999 Star Bestsellers (TV Series)
 1997 Maharana Pratap (TV Series) (1997)
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Alternate Names:

Nawazuddin | Novaz | Nowaz | Nawazuddin Siddique | Nawaz Uddin


5' 2" (1.58 m)


Aaliya Siddiqui  (2 children)


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Siddiqui, Mehroonisa | Siddiqui, Nawabuddin


Shamas Nawab Siddiqui (sibling)

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