Nawazuddin Siddiqui

  • Confirmed! Varun Dhawan-Huma Qureshi's 'Badlapur' to be released in February 2015 Yesterday

    New Delhi: "Badlapur", a 'twisted entertainer' starring Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Huma Qureshi, is slated to hit the screens Feb 22, 2015. Eros International is co-producing the movie with Dinesh Vijan's Maddock Films after associating with the banner on films like "Love Aaj Kal", "Agent Vinod", "Cocktail" and "Go Goa...
  • Will Box Office hit 'Kick' prove lucky for Nawazuddin Siddiqui? Hoping that its success will benefit my upcoming smaller films, says the actor August 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is happy that he worked in a full-fledged commercial entertainer like "Kick" and hopes that the film's success will benefit his upcoming smaller films. "For an actor, the biggest challenge and the biggest benefit is when he works in different films, different genre like I did in...
  • 'Kick' BO report: With over USD 10 million, it's the highest overseas grosser of 2014 August 7, 2014

    Salman Khan's Kick continues to crush it at the Box Office. The film, which has already entered Rs 200 crore club and surpassed friend Aamir Khan's '3 Idiots' BO collection, has pulled off another feat by turning the highest overseas grosser of this year. According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh's...
  • Will mainstream Bollywood films like 'Kick' change Nawazuddin Siddiqui? August 2, 2014

    "Paida toh main bhi shareef hua tha, par sharaafat se kabhi apni bani nahi," says noted actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a particularly dramatic scene from the recently-released film 'Kick'. The film, which has earned over Rs 173 crores since its release last week, is a typical Salman Khan flick. Replete with...
  • Idol Chat: Nawazuddin Siddiqui on his role in the movie 'Kick' August 2, 2014

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui as his movie 'Kick' hits theatres. With his new film he has touched new heights of commercial success. "Playing a bad guy is more fun," said Siddiqui. ...
  • Salman Khan-starrer 'Kick' enters the Rs 100 crore-club on Eid July 29, 2014

    This might not come as a surprise to Salman Khan fans. After doing smashing business over weekend, 'Kick' has now hit the much-coveted Rs 100 crore mark on the auspicious occasion of Eid. Movie critic and analyst Taran Aadash tweeted on Tuesday, "As you read this, Kick enters the Rs...
  • Why Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the perfect nemesis for Salman Khan in 'Kick' July 26, 2014

    New Delhi: What are the trademarks of a successful villain? The over-the-top outfit? The catch-phrase? The evil laugh? Loud, booming, threatening personality? While there may by many theories for and against each answer, we were pleasantly surprised to see Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a very atypical role -- both for him, as...
  • Salman Khan's transparency connects him with audience: Nawazuddin Siddiqui July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor par excellence Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who admits he got a kick out of working with Salman Khan in Sajid Nadiadwala's 'Kick', says the superstar's honesty is his biggest virtue. "We may come from different schools of acting. And I like to prepare for my scenes. But once on the sets,...
  • 'Kick' is completely different from what I have done before: Nawazuddin Siddiqui July 23, 2014

    Mumbai: 'Gangs of Wasseypur' star Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who has teamed up with Salman Khan in the upcoming 'Kick', says he plays a very thrilling role in the masala entertainer. Nawaz says film's director-producer Sajid Nadiadwala wrote the part keeping him in mind. "Sajid told me that when the character was being written...
  • Anurag Kashyap: I'd like to tell longer stories on the small screen June 29, 2014

    Leh: Innumerable melodramatic family dramas and romantic sagas are currently dominating the small screen and filmmaker Anurag Kashyap is hoping to break the clutter with his finite series "Yudh". He says if the medium allows "good" tales, he's ready to make more for it. "Yudh", due to go on air in...
  • Amitabh Bachchan to play a cameo in Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer 'Ghoomketu' June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be seen in a special appearance in Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer 'Ghoomketu'. Amitabh posted a few photographs from the shoot on his official blog http://srbachchan.tumblr.com Sunday and shared the news about his presence in the comedy directed by Pushpendra Mishra. "Those images from the Blog are an entire day's...
  • Now a Youtube channel for short film lovers May 8, 2014

    New Delhi: A dedicated channel for short stories that are made in India has already garnered much curiosity. The channel, known as Pocket Films, is one stop channel on Youtube that caters to all kinds of short films that are made in India. The channel has around 75, 000 subscribers...
  • Looking forward to work with Salman Khan in 'Kick': Nawazuddin Siddiqui April 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Acclaimed actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who is making significant inroads into commercial Hindi cinema, has been signed on to play a major role in the next Salman Khan blockbuster 'Kick'. He is excited about sharing the frame with the superstar. "I've been told not to say anything about my role. But...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nawazuddin ahead of others in the Best Supporting Actor category February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The pace at which your participation in the first IBNLive Movie Awards is growing is really heart-warming. We are grateful for your cooperation, but the purpose is still not served. You need to shower your blessings for some more time as the voting is open for some more...
  • Confirmed: Nawazuddin Siddiqui to feature in Salman Khan's 'Kick' January 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Denying recent reports that actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui will not be a part of Salman Khan's 'Kick', producer Sajid Nadiadwala has confirmed that the actor will start shooting for the film soon. "We were all celebrating Nawaz's (Nawazuddin) big win at Filmfare when we heard this news. We are starting the...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor in a Comic Role January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Filmfare Awards 2014: The complete list of winners January 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Year 2013 belonged to actress Deepika Padukone with the release of four films. All the four films not just did good business at the box office but Deepika's performance was applauded by critics and fans. And, the actress bagged Filmfare award for Best Actress for her role in...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor in a Supporting Role February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • All commercial films are not illogical: Nawazuddin Siddiqui January 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who will be seen in Salman Khan starrer 'Kick', says he is not doing a blink-and-you-miss-it role in the film. Earlier, Nawazuddin appeared in commercial films like 'Sarfarosh', 'Talaash' and others. Now, he will be seen in the mass entertainer 'Kick'. "It is not that I...
  • 'Miss Lovely' review: It's an unconventional watch, recreating the sleazy side of Mumbai with seedy characters January 20, 2014

    Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Anil George Director: Ashim Ahluwalia Director Ashim Ahluwalia's Miss Lovely is set in the Hindi movie business of the eighties...but not the one that features the Khans or the Kapoors. These are the C-grade horror and sex movies, a thriving industry of its own. The film opens with a...
  • 'Miss Lovely' Tweet Review: First day, first show January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: After receiving appreciation at several film festivals, 'Miss Lovely' has finally released in India. Directed by Ashim Ahluwalia, the film features Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Anil George and Niharika Singh in the lead roles. The film is the story about two brothers who are involved in the business of C-grade films,...
  • Miss Lovely: Do you want to know the reality of C-grade films? January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: After Madhuri Dixit-starrer 'Dedh Ishqiya', small budget films - Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer 'Miss Lovely', 'Karle Pyaar Karle' and 'Parathe Wali Gali' - will try to lure movie buffs this weekend. Out of the three, director Ashim Ahluwalia's 'Miss Lovely', based on the reality of the C-grade film industry in the...