NAWAZUDDIN SIDDIQUI

  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui awaits two special Eid celebrations 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui will be seen celebrating Eid this year and next year, with the release of his upcoming films -- 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan', starring Salman Khan, and Shah Rukh Khan's 'Raees'. The Eid season has always turned out to be lucky for Salman, and this year too, he has a...
  • Radhika Apte: I feel insecure and jealous sometimes but I am not very competitive March 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte has an impressive kitty of films for herself, but she says that like most others, she gets insecure and jealous of others at times. But she doesn't considers that as being competitive. Radhika told IANS: "I am not very competitive. Insecurities and jealousy are a part of...
  • e Lounge Unwind: In conversation with actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui March 8, 2015

    On this episode of 'e-Lounge Unwind', Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui talks about his journey to stardom. Siddiqui talks about being true to his craft and on getting appreciation from the press. ...
  • Idol chat: Nawazuddin Siddiqui talks about his struggling days in Bollywood March 7, 2015

    Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui talks about his struggling days in the film industry. ...
  • Working with Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an absolute joy: Radhika Apte March 7, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte says she leans towards roles that are "meatier" and doesn't want to be just "an object" in a film. "I like roles that are meatier and have some content, roles which are researched. A lot of homework was done for my part in 'Badlapur'. I like to...
  • e Lounge: Varun, Nawaz, Huma share story behind Badlapur's success March 3, 2015

    On this episode of 'e Lounge' Badlapur's stars Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Huma Qureshi talk about film's success at the box office. Directed by Sriram Raghavan, 'Badlapur' is doing well not only at the box office, but it is being appreciated by the audiences. ...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Lines are blurring now between character-actors and the typical Bollywood heroes March 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Citing example of his latest film 'Badlapur', which ditched the cliched image of a hero and a villain, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui says Bollywood is doing away with fixed caricatures and welcoming character-driven stories. 'The Lunchbox' star feels the industry is in an exciting phase right now as even top...
  • David Dhawan calls the success of son Varun's latest film 'Badlapur', special February 28, 2015

    Mumbai: Varun has made his father and director David Dhawan proud who says that he is over the moon after the success of his son's film 'Badlapur'. For David, success of "Badlapur" is special as it has given a new identity to his son Varun". "Today is a great day for me....
  • 'Badlapur' producer Dinesh Vijan commends Varun Dhawan on playing Raghu; says has broken his image February 28, 2015

    Mumbai: Producer Dinesh Vijan, who is basking in the success of his latest co-production "Badlapur", feels relieved that not only the film but actor Varun Dhawan's new avatar was also appreciated at all levels. He is more than happy that Varun pulled off the "difficult and challenging role" of Raghu...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Have never danced around trees; if I get such a role, I will learn dancing and I will do it February 26, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who is often seen in intense and negative roles, says since he hasn't yet got a chance to do the Bollywood dance routine, he'd be ready to take on a dancer's role in a movie, if it is offered to him. Asked if he's getting typecast in...
  • I credit my performance in 'Badlapur' to Sriram Raghavan, Nawaz and Varun: Huma Qureshi February 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi, who is getting good reviews for her performance in her latest release 'Badlapur', has given credit to its director Sriram Raghavan. "We feel good when we get appreciation because as actors we work for appreciation. I thank Sriram Raghavan. It's just because of him the film happened....
  • 'Badlapur' review: It keeps you on your toes, curious to see where its twists and turns will lead February 20, 2015

    Cast: Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Yami Gautam Director: Sriram Raghavan The sheer thrill of watching a film and not knowing what will happen next is one of the great pleasures offered by director Sriram Raghavan's unpredictable and deliciously twisted revenge thriller 'Badlapur'. The film stages a chilling battle of wits...
  • Why 'Badlapur' star Varun Dhawan will find huge success by being versatile in his craft February 20, 2015

    With 'Badlapur', Bollywood has got its brand new, greatly promising realistic actor. Varun Dhawan, who plays the lead in Sriram Raghavan's revenge drama, has gone above and beyond in his portrayal of Raghu, a vengeful, unfortunate man. *This story contains spoilers. If you have not seen the film yet, please come...
  • Small budget films are not promoted on a huge scale in India: Nawazuddin Siddiqui February 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who has proved his mettle in films such as 'Paan Singh Tomar' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur', says that small budget films are not promoted on a huge scale in India. When asked if he feels that small budget films are not promoted the way high budget films...
  • How has 'Badlapur' changed Varun Dhawan? February 19, 2015

    Mumbai: The dark mood of his forthcoming film 'Badlapur' has shrouded Varun Dhawan to the extent that his close friends feel that the actor, who found it to be his "most challenging" role, has changed. "He's constantly edgy and nervous. He looks through friends at public places...Though he has repeatedly talked...
  • I loved working with Varun Dhawan in 'Badlapur'; it was brave of him to take on such a dark role: Radhika Apte February 18, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Radhika Apte, who plays one of the leads in forthcoming action-thriller "Badlapur", says the film is content-driven and also has all the elements of a commercially entertaining venture. "This is a content-driven film, but it's entertaining too with all the commercial elements," Radhika told IANS. She plays the owner of...
  • Varun Dhawan enjoyed working with 'method actor' Nawazuddin Siddiqui February 16, 2015

    Mumbai: It seems there's a mutual admiration society between 'Badlapur' actors Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Varun Dhawan. While the former has earlier praised the younger actor for his 'energy', Varun is all praise for the National Award winning talent's method acting. "I learnt a lot working with Nawazuddin. He's a method actor...
  • Varun Dhawan: Can give my life for my films February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan, who is gearing up for the release of his dark and intense drama 'Badlapur', says he is very passionate about his films and treats every project like his 'child'. For him "every film I do is like my child". "When I do a film, I don't feel that...
  • Varun Dhawan is a bundle of energy that inspires me, says 'Badlapur' co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui February 9, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui says the latter's energy is a source of inspiration for him., who, for the first time is working with young actor Varun Dhawan in 'Badlapur', says the latter's energy is a source of inspiration for him. "I had a great experience working with Varun. He is a...
  • Nimrat Kaur all set to dazzle on the BAFTA red carpet; to represent 'The Lunchbox' February 7, 2015

    Mumbai: After making heads turn at the red carpet of Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, actress Nimrat Kaur is now headed to London to support her film 'The Lunchbox', which has been nominated for the British Academy Of Films and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards. The actress, who was lauded...
  • Varun Dhawan: If 'Badlapur' works, it can enter the Rs 100 crore club February 4, 2015

    Mumbai: With his upcoming revenge drama 'Badlapur', Varun Dhawan is all set to shed his lover boy image in Bollywood and making a mark in the industry as an intense actor. The 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' star hopes 2015 will establish himself as bankable star. "It will be a make or...
  • Tannishtha Chatterjee, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Deepti Naval to star in Hollywood project 'Lion' January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Jal' actress Tannishtha Chatterjee will soon start shooting for her next Hollywood project 'Lion', that will also feature other Indian actors like Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Priyanka Bose and Deepti Naval. The shoot will start in Kolkata, Saturday. The film is an adaptation of the book 'A Long Way Home' written...
  • Varun Dhawan: 'Badlapur' would have been incomplete without Nawazuddin Siddiqui January 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan, who has shared screen space with Nawazuddin Siddiqui for the first time in Sriram Raghavan's next 'Badlapur', says it was a learning experience to work with the the acclaimed actor. Varun spoke about it at the launch of the 'Jee karda...' song from the film 'Badlapur' here...
  • Shah Rukh Khan: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Mahira Khan are part of 'Raees'; have to excel and perform like them January 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who will star with Pakistani actress Mahira Khan and acclaimed Indian actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the forthcoming film 'Raees', is all praise for them, and says now he would have to pull up his socks to perform as well as the duo. "Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Mahira...
  • Watch: Roundtable discussion with top Bollywood actors December 26, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand speaks to top Bollywood actors about current trends in the industry. ...
  • Riteish Deshmukh, Kay Kay Menon, Juhi Chawla: The villains who outshined the heroes in 2014 December 26, 2014

    In Hindi cinema, a villain makes a hero. He is complete anti-thesis of the lead. Often, the actors who play negative characters outshine the lead actor making their characters memorable. The notion of a typical hero and a villain has changed in Bollywood over the years. Yet, in 2014, there have...
  • Anurag Kashyap likes to confront dark emotions through his films December 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap's fascination for dark subjects is evident from his movies and the filmmaker says he tackles such emotions on screen because normally people don't like confront it in real life. Kashyap, 42, who has directed films like 'Black Friday', 'Dev D', 'Gangs of Wasseypur' feels the society today has...