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Nawazuddin Siddiqui Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : May 19, 2021

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Short Biography

Nawazuddin Siddiqui was born on 19-05-1974 in Budhana, Muzaffarnagar in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an Indian Film Actor who known for his work in Bollywood industry.

Other Name: Numberdar Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Nowaz
Other Professions: Television Actor Theatre Actor
Appearance: Bollywood Tamil English Hindi

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Complete Bio & Career

Nawazuddin Siddiqui obtained his B.Sc degree from the famous Gurukul KangriUniversity. After which, he started his professional career by working at a petrochemical company as a chemist. Soon thereafter, he relocated to Delhi and enrolled at the National School of Drama and to depend on his livelihood, he worked even as a watchman. 
He made his acting debut in Aamir Khan starrer film Sarfarosh in 199. Though, he was in the film for just a minute role. After which, he worked in some television series and short film. He was also cast in Anurag Kashyap’s controversial film Black Friday. He palyed minor role in several films but didn’t got noticed. He finally got his first title role in the Hindi film titled Patang. He never looked back since then and  started getting meaningful roles in Hindi films. 
He became a household name n India after acting in films like Gangs of Wasseypur, Talaash and The Lunchbox. He mostly played cop’s role and was widely appreciated for his performances in films such as Kahaani, Te3n and Raees. His performance in Salman Khan starrer film Bajrangi Bhaijaan needs a special mention. He played negative roles in films such as Badlapur and Kick. His performance in both the films was absolutely brilliant. Over the years, he has become one of the most sought after stars of Bollywood. He has played different characters and different roles over the years. Since last few years, he is seen playing the lead role and most of his films have done reasonably well at the box-office. His latest films include Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, Manto, Thackeray, and Motichoor Chaknachoor among others. He will be next seen in the Bollywood film Bole Chudiyan.
In addition to Hindi, he also done English, and Tamil films as well. He has also appeared in various commercials as well. He has won various awards as well at the various award functions. He is a first-chpice actor for various film-makers due to his versatality.

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Nawazuddin Siddiqui Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Late Nawabudidin Siddiqui and Mehroonisa. He was married to Anjali Siddiqui from 2009 to 2023. Together the couple has a son named Yaani Siddiqui and a daughter named Shora Siddiqui. Hindi film director Shamas Nawab Siddiqui is his younger brother. He has 6 more brothers and 2 sisters as well. Previously, he was married to Sheeba.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Dark
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Budhana, Uttar Pradesh
Nationality Indian
Religion Islam
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School B. S. S. Inter College Budhana, Muzaffarnagar
College Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar, Uttarakhand
Qualification BSc in Chemistry
Hobbies Reading Books, Driving
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Film - Sarfarosh (1999)
English Film - Lion (2016)
Tamil Film - Petta (2019)
Best Movies Dekh Indian Circus (2011), Gangs of Wasseypur Part 1 & 2 (2012), The Lunchbox (2013), and Motichoor Chaknachoor (2019) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Ford Endeavor and Mercedes Benz among others


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Sridevi Kapoor
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Place Dubai and Jaiselmer

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Nawazuddin Siddiqui

  • His former girlfriends Niharika Singh and Sunita Rajwar accused him of misinterpreting facts in his biography An Ordinary Life. The biography was withdrawn a few days later as his former girlfriend Niharika Singh filed a complain with the National Commission for Women (NCW).
  • He also appeared in much-acclaimed web series Sacred games in 2017 and 2019.
  • He became a star after his 4 releases in 2012 with the films like Kahaani (2012), Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2 (2012) and Talaash (2012).
  • His son Shora was born on his 41st birthday.
  • He is the eldest of his 9 siblings.
  • He holds a graduate degree in Chemistry and during his struggling days, he used to work in a chemist shop in Vadodara.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

49 years, 6months, 10 days old age Nawazuddin Siddiqui will turn 50 on 19 May, 2024. Only 5 months, 19 days, 9 hours,31 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Nawazuddin Siddiqui has celebrated the total number of 49 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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