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Nawazuddin Siddiqui Profile, Age, Top, Circle of relatives, Wiki, Biography & Extra

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an Indian actor, known for his works in Hindi cinema. He is a former student of the National School of Dramatic Art. Siddiqui has appeared in four major films, winning the title of Groundbreaking Talent at the 2012 GQ Men of the Year Awards. Siddiqui’s feature debut was alongside director Prashant Bhargava in Patang (2012), which premiered at the Festival. from the 2012 Berlin film, for which Nawazuddin Siddiqui was awarded the Thumbsup Trophy by film critic Roger Ebert. He also gained international recognition for his work alongside director Anurag Kashyap in Black Friday (2007), the Gangs of Wasseypur duology (2012) and Raman Raghav 2.0.

Siddiqui was born on May 19, 1974 in Budhana, a small town and tehsil in Muzaffarnagar district, Uttar Pradesh, India, to a Zamindari Muslim family of Lambardars. He is the oldest of his eight siblings and spent most of his youth in Uttarakhand.

He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar. Subsequently, he worked as a chemist in Vadodara for a year, before moving to Delhi in search of a new job. Once in Delhi, he was immediately drawn to the theater after watching a play. In an effort to gain admission to the National School of Drama (NSD) in New Delhi, he performed in over ten plays with a group of friends, including one in Dehradun, to fulfill one of the criteria for admission.

Siddiqui lives in Mumbai with his younger brother, Shamas Nawab Siddiqui, who is a director. Nawazuddin is married to Aaliya and they have a daughter, Shora, and a son, Yaani, born on the actor’s 41st birthday. On May 19, 2020, his wife Aaliya revealed in an interview with The Indian Express newspaper that she had sent a legal notice seeking divorce to end their 11 years of marriage and revert to her original name Anjana Kishor Pandey.

Despite being very busy filming, Siddiqui continues to take the time to farm in his hometown of Uttar Pradesh. It aims to educate farmers on the new techniques available and how they can best help them. He also implemented new irrigation techniques in Budhana, which has helped the farmers immensely.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Biodata and Biography


Nawazuddin Siddiqui





Date Of Birth

19 May 1974


47 Years (as in 2021)

Profession / Occupation

Actor (Hindi, Tamil)

Mother Tongue








Zodiac Sign


Height / Weight

5′ 6” / 65kg

First Movie

Sarfarosh (1999, Hindi)

First Debut Movie

Sarfarosh (1999, Hindi)
Petta (2019, Tamil)

Money Factor

1 Crores/film, Net Worth: USD $ 20 Million approx

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Family and Relatives


Late Nawabuddin Siddiqui (Farmer)


Mehroonisa Siddiqui


Shamas Nawab Siddiqui, Ayazuddin Siddiqui and 5 more


Syama Tamshi Siddiqui, (Dead), and 1 More

Marital Status



Aaliya Siddiqui (Anjali Kishor Pandey)


Shora Siddiqui

Sons Yaani Siddiqui
Uncle Not Known
Aunties Not Known
Grandfather Not Known
Grandmother Not Known
Girlfriends/ Affairs Sunita Rajwar (Actress)
Niharika Singh (Actress)
Anjali Kishor Pandey

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimetres

168 cm

Height in Meters

1.68 m

Height in Feet Inches

5′ 6”



Body Measurement


Chest Size

38 inches

Waist Size

30 inches

Biceps Size

12 inches

Eye Colour

Dark Brown

Hair Colour


Nawazuddin Siddiqui Favorites

Favorite Colour


Favorite Actor

Amitabh Bachchan, Ashish Vidyarthi

Favorite Actress

Favorite Food Non-Vegetarian
Hobbies Flying Kites, Watching Films, Farming
Favirote Director Not Known
Favirote Musician Bryan Adams
Favorite Movies Vittorio De Sica’s The Bicycle Thief (1948)
Favorite Book Not Known
Favorite Sports Not Known
Favorite Car Collections Ford Ikon, Ford Endeavor (SUV)
Favorite Destination Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry


B.S.S. Inter College Budhana, Muzaffarnagar

College / University

Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar, Uttarakand


The National School of Drama (NSD), New Delhi

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place

Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India

Home Town

Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India

Present Residence

Versova, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

House Address

A 3-bedroom sea-facing apartment in Versova, Mumbai

Phone No / Mobile No

Not Known

Email ID

Not Known


Not Known

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Awards, Honours, Achievements

National Film Award

2012: Special Jury Award/Special Mention for Gangs of Talaash: The Answer Lies Within, Kahaani, Gangs of Wasseypur, Dekh Indian Circus

Film fare Award

2013: Best Supporting Actor for The Lunchbox

Asian Film Award

2012: Best Supporting Actor for Talaash: The Answer Lies Within

Zee Cine Awards

2012: Best Supporting Actor for Talaash: The Answer Lies Within
2015: Best Actor in a Comic Role for Bajrangi Bhaijaan
2015: Best Performance in a Negative Role for Badlapur

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2016: Best Performance Actor for Raman Raghav 2.0
2018: Best Performance Actor for Manto

Asia Pacific Film Festival

2013: Best Supporting Actor for The Lunchbox

New York Film Festival

2013: Best Actor for The Lunchbox

Screen Awards

2012: Best Supporting Actor  for Talaash: The Answer Lies Within

Lions Gold Awards

2012: Favourite Actor for Gangs of Wasseypur

Renault Star Guild Awards

2013: Best Supporting Actor for The Lunchbox

IIFA Awards

2018 Best Performance in a Supporting Role for Mom

GQ Men of the Year Awards

2012: Breakthrough Talent for the Year
2018: Best Performance in a Supporting Role for Mom

IReel Awards

2018: Best Actor (Drama)for Sacred Games

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