Nawazuddin Siddiqui

  • Looking forward to work with Salman Khan in 'Kick': Nawazuddin Siddiqui 05-04-2014 01:37 PM

    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....
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nawazuddin ahead of others in the Best Supporting Actor category 08-02-2014 03:35 PM

    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' 28-01-2014 05:48 PM

    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...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor in a Comic Role 25-01-2014 04:52 PM

    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 25-01-2014 01:32 AM

    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 24-01-2014 05:34 PM

    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 20-01-2014 12:03 PM

    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 18-01-2014 11:21 AM

    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...
  • 'Miss Lovely' Tweet Review: First day, first show 17-01-2014 10:05 AM

    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...
  • Miss Lovely: Do you want to know the reality of C-grade films? 16-01-2014 05:49 PM

    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...
  • Happy that roles are written for actors now, not just stars: Nawazuddin 15-01-2014 01:49 PM

    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...
  • Ragini Khanna to star opposite Nawazuddin in 'Ghoomkethu' 15-01-2014 01:45 PM

    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...
  • I'm playing a lazy cop in 'Ghoomkethu': Anurag Kashyap 15-01-2014 10:02 AM

    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....
  • 'Miss Lovely' to be released in India with an 'A' certificate 12-01-2014 02:21 PM

    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...
  • 'Masoom' remake will be different: Bedabrata Pain 12-01-2014 11:55 AM

    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...
  • It's brave to make a film like 'Miss Lovely': Niharika Singh 11-01-2014 04:22 PM

    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...
  • I was never friends with Irrfan but there's no rivalry: Nawazuddin 07-01-2014 04:11 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has denied reports of a cold war with his 'The Lunchbox' co-star Irrfan Khan, saying that there is no rivalry between them. The duo apparently stayed together in a one-room apartment in their struggling days. But once Irrfan rose to prominence, he and Nawaz drifted apart....
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui now wants a fee hike 07-01-2014 03:05 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, known for roles in films 'Kahaani', 'Talaash' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur', says he wants his fee to be increased now. "I want to hike my price because that should happen with each actor. It's just a wish which is unfulfilled. So far I don't know...
  • 'Miss Lovely', 'Gangs...' set a stage for Hindi films at Cannes: Nawazuddin 06-01-2014 04:33 PM

    Mumbai: Nawazuddin Siddiqui credits his films 'Miss Lovely' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur' for putting Hindi films on a higher pedestal at the Cannes International Film Festival and says that post their screenings movie aficionados have started taking them seriously. 'Miss Lovely', which competed in the Un Certain Regard section at...
  • 'Miss Lovely' to be released in India with 400 prints 04-01-2014 10:14 AM

    New Delhi: 'Miss Lovely', starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui, will be released this month in India with 400 prints. The film is about two brothers, Vicky and Sonu Duggal (Anil George and Nawazuddin) who are struggling to produce illegal sex-horror films in the mid 1980s, and their mutually destructive relationship with a...
  • Miss Lovely: Witness the world of adult films in the new trailer 25-12-2013 12:04 PM

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Miss Lovely' have released a new trailer of the film. Directed by Ashim Ahluwalia, the film features Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Niharika Singh in the lead roles. It also features Anil George in an important role. The film is scheduled to hit the screens on January...
  • 'Kick' is different from Salman's earlier films: Sajid Nadiadwala 17-12-2013 05:22 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala says his upcoming Salman Khan starrer 'Kick' will be different from the films that the superstar has done before. 'Kick' is a remake of a 2009 Telugu hit of the same name. The masala entertainer film marks producer Sajid Nadiadwala's debut as a director. "This film...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui's 'Liar's Dice' in Sundance Film Festival 05-12-2013 04:33 PM

    New Delhi: Nawazuddin Siddiqui's upcoming film 'Liar's Dice', directed by Malayalam actress Geetu Mohandas, has been selected in the competition category at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival in the US. The film will be featured in the 'World Cinema Dramatic Competition' and is the only Indian movie to be selected...
  • The men who stood out in cinema in 2013 04-12-2013 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: Move over the 'typical' Hindi filmy hero who takes on 50 goons at one time and sweeps off his lady love with cheesy one liner. Bollywood's new age heroes are suave, intense, determined and passionate. They speak more with their eyes, smile and charm. As the year 2013...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui to work with Salman Khan in 'Kick' 23-11-2013 09:56 AM

    New Delhi: Acclaimed actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui of 'Gangs Of Wasseypur' fame is ready to step into Bollywood's commercial realms with Sajid Nadiadwala's 'Kick', in which he will share screen space with Salman Khan. Nawazuddin will play a powerful role in the out-and-out commercial extravaganza, said a source. Nadiadwala is said...