Nawazuddin Siddiqui Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Wiki, Wife

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Wiki, Wife, Profile 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an Indian Actor who works in Hindi Cinema born on 19 May 1974. He is an alumnus of the National School of Drama. Some of his famous movies are Black Friday (2004), New York (2009), Peepli Live (2010), Kahani (2012), Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), and Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2 (2012), Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Kick, Badlapur. Siddiqui’s breakthrough role was with Anurag Kashyap’s Black Friday (2007), which won the Grand Jury Prize at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles. Nawazuddin Siddiqui made his on-screen debut with the film Sarfarosh (1999).

He born in Budhana, Muzaffarnagar District, Uttar Pradesh, India. His Father Late Nawabuddin Siddiqui was a farmer and His Mother’s name is  Mehroonisa.  

After completing graduation in science from a local college, he worked as a chemist in a petrochemical company for a short while. But he got bore soon and he moved to Delhi, where next one and a half year period, he started watching plays while working a watchman at an office. After that, he got associated with Sakshi Theatre Group and got a chance to worked with actors like Manoj Bajpai and Saurabh Shukla.Mereko kuch nahi pata, mein to kal hi mulk se aaya. Bol na be
~ Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s first lines in the Hindi cinema.


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 Physical Stats

His Height is approx 5’6″ (approx 168 cm).

His weight is around 65 Kg( 143 lbs).

His body measurement is 38-30-12 Inches.

His eye color is Brown.

His hairs are of Black Color.

 Family & Relatives

His Father’s name was Late Nawabuddin Siddiqui, he was a farmer.

Nawaz’s Mother’s name is Mehroonisa.

Nawaz has six Brothers & two sisters.

His wife’s name is Anjali Siddiqui.

He has two children, Son name is Yaani & Daughter name is Shora.

Girlfriends & Controversies

Nawaz married to Anjali at very young age, they belong to same village.


His favorite actor is Ashish Vidyarthi.

Sridevi is his favorite Actress.

He loves Watching films, Flying Kites & Farming in free time.

His favorite place is Jaisalmer Rajasthan.

Style Statement

Car Collections- Ford Ikon  &  Ford Endeavour(Suv)

 Money Factors

He charges approx 4-5 crores / films.

Lesser-Known Fact about Nawazuddin Siddiqui

  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui drinks as well as smokes.
  • Nawaz is the eldest among his 9 siblings, born in the Zamindar Muslim family of Muzaffarnagar, UP. His Father was Farmer.
  • He has done B.Sc in Chemistry
  • He graduated from The National School of Drama (NSD), New Delhi in 1996.
  • After passing out of NSD, he shifted to Mumbai. Nawazuddin made his Bollywood debut in 1999, with a small role in Aamir Khan starrer, Sarfarosh.
  • He also appeared as a pickpocket role in the Comedy movie Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
  • His appearance in Anurag Kashyap’s Black Friday (2007) paved way for other powerful roles.
  • In 2009, he appeared in a cameo role in the hit song “emotional attyachar” in the movie Dev D, But he got his first recognition as an actor in Aamir Khan Productions’ Peepli Live (2010). 
  • Nawaz Changed his name from Nambardar Nawazuddin Siddiqui to simply Nawazuddin Siddique for his acting career.
  • He did an extremely powerful role in movies like Kahaani (2012), Gangs of Wasseypur – Part II, and became a household name then after.
  • In 2015, Siddiqui’s films Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Manjhi – The Mountain Man were released, and he was praised for his roles and received many awards.
  • His younger brother Shamaz Nawab Siddiqui is a film director.
  • He has worked with all three Khans of Bollywood.
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui will be portraying Balasaheb Thackeray in the biopic Thackeray.

Awards & Honours of Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Year Category Fim
2012 National Film Awards Special Jury Award Talaash: The Answer Lies Within, Kahaani, Gangs of Wasseypur, Dekh Indian Circus
2012 Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Male Talaash: The Answer Lies Within
2012 Asian Film Award for Best Supporting Actor Talaash: The Answer Lies Within
2012 New York Indian Film Festival Award for Best Actor Dekh Indian Circus
2013 Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor The Lunchbox
2013 Renault Star Guild Awards Best Actor In A Supporting Role The Lunchbox
2015 Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role Bajrangi Bhaijaan
2015 Zee Cine Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role Badlapur
2018 IIFA Best Performance in a Supporting Role Mom

Besides these, he has won many other Awards, Honours & Achievements in his name.

Personal Details

Real NameNawazuddin Siddiqui
Nick NameNowaz
Age46 years
Date of Birth19 May 1974
BirthplaceBudhana Muzzaffarnagar, Uttar Prades
DebutSarfarosh (1999)
CollegeB.S.S Inter College, Budhana, U.P
Educational QualificationB.Sc in Chemistry
HometownMuzzaffarnagar U.P
Marital StatusMarried

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