In his own words, he is the Drama king of India. An actor who risen to the peaks of Bollywood with only one thing his “sheer acting talent”.
We movie buffs know the surface story of the actor who called himself “Kaala Kaloota”.
What made the man, The Nawazuddin Siddiqui is a story of his unending struggles.
Those chronicles of his days from a village guy to an aspiring actor, to a watchman & to the actor are now ready to be released in his own words. His memoir which he is working on with Rituparna Chatterjee will be released on 25th October 2017. It is called An Ordinary Life : A Memoir
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Here at filmywhisky, all of us are waiting eagerly for the release.
Before the release of his story in his own words, let us give you a glimpse of his inspiring life.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui belongs to a place in Uttar Pradesh called Buddana.The place is one scary place to be with lots of guns. He passed out of National School of Drama(NSD) in 1996.
During his time in Delhi, he worked as a Watchman and worked in streetplays & campaigns to promote products in CP, Azadpur Mandi etc. He was in Delhi till 2000 and moved to Mumbai after that.
In his struggling days, he has been part of many crowd scenes for 5 long years. He did small roles in many Big films like Sarfarosh & Munna bhai M.B.B.S. But he never lost hope and kept on trying. Apart from that hope, there was a fear of people back home which stopped him from going back.
Finally he got his due for his sheer hardwork, dedication & patience.Today he is standing tall at his current position. It took many years to reach the position he is at today. He is an inspiration to all the actors who are working day & night to make it big in the industry. His journey inspires all the strugglers the world over. His life gives a message “ No matter what, if you want something, work for it & you will get it.
Such an inspiring life!
It would be great to read his struggles in his own words.
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