Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s first break was in Anurag Kashyap’s Black Friday(2007). He later played a journalist in Aamir Khan’s Peepli Live (2010), selected for Sundance and Berlinale, and was India’s official selection for the foreign language Academy Award®. A run of career-defining performances followed, including in Patang (2012), which premiered at Berlinale; Kahaani(2012) and Anurag Kashyap’s APSA Jury Grand Prize-winning Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), which was selected for Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes, Sundance, Toronto and London film festivals. In 2012, Siddiqui was awarded a Special Jury Award at India’s National Film Awards for his performances across Gangs ofWasseypurKahaaniDekh Indian Circus (2011) and Talaash (2012). Siddiqui’s next film, APSA Jury Grand Prize and Best Screenplay-winning The Lunchbox (2013) was a global success, premiering at Cannes followed by Sundance and Toronto. He recently appeared in Lion (2016).

Accolades

Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Best Performance by an Actor, 2016

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Psycho Raman (Raman Raghav 2.0)
Best Performance by an Actor, 2016

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Psycho Raman (Raman Raghav 2.0)

Special Mention, Best Performance by an Actor, 2016 Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s first break was in Anurag Kashyap’s Black Friday (2007). He later played a journalist in Aamir Khan’s Peepli…

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Films

Monsoon Shootout
2013

Monsoon Shootout

India, United Kingdom, Netherlands
2013

Monsoon Shootout

As heavy rains lash Mumbai, a cop on his first assignment faces a life altering decision when he must decide to shoot or not. Each…

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Psycho Raman
2016

Psycho Raman (Raman Raghav 2.0)

India
2016

Psycho Raman (Raman Raghav 2.0)

Special Mention, Best Performance by an Actor, 2016 Set in present day Mumbai the story follows the life of a serial killer Ramanna who is…

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