Nawazuddin Siddiqui

  • Why Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the perfect nemesis for Salman Khan in 'Kick' 13 hours 8 minutes ago

    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 Yesterday

    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 3 days ago

    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...
  • Happy that roles are written for actors now, not just stars: Nawazuddin January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Versatile actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who will be seen playing the lead character in comedy film 'Ghoomkethu', is pleased that now roles are also written for actors like him and not only for big stars. Directed by Pushpendra Mishra, 'Ghoomkethu' features Nawazuddin Siddiqui as the protagonist. "I am happy that while earlier...
  • Ragini Khanna to star opposite Nawazuddin in 'Ghoomkethu' January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: TV actress Ragini Khanna will be seen opposite Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Pushpendra Mishra's comedy film 'Ghoomkethu'. "We have roped in Ragini Khanna for this film. She will be seen opposite Nawazuddin in this film. It's a very fun film. We have almost shot the major portion of the film and...
  • I'm playing a lazy cop in 'Ghoomkethu': Anurag Kashyap January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap will be seen in a full-fledged comedy role of a police officer in 'Ghoomkethu'. "As an actor you must learn to laugh at yourself. People tend to blackmail me emotionally to act in their films. We have shot almost the entire film, except for few portions. I...
  • 'Miss Lovely' to be released in India with an 'A' certificate January 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia's internationally acclaimed 'Miss Lovely' is set to be released in India with an 'A' certificate, but without major changes in the content as the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has passed the film with only four cuts. The Censor Board originally proposed 157 cuts which have...
  • 'Masoom' remake will be different: Bedabrata Pain January 12, 2014

    Kolkata: Bedabrata Pain, who won the National Film Award for his maiden venture 'Chittagong', Saturday said he is in talks to direct a remake of the 1983 cult hit 'Masoom' and claimed it will be different. "I want to do it but it has not to be the remake of the...
  • It's brave to make a film like 'Miss Lovely': Niharika Singh January 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Niharika Singh, who will be seen in forthcoming film 'Miss Lovely', set in the lower depths of Mumbai's C-grade film industry, says it's 'brave' of director Ashim Ahluwalia to make such a movie. In fact, she herself was warned by her friends not to do the movie. "When Ashim...