Champions are not the people who never lose; instead, the individuals who will not ever surrender. Nawazuddin Siddiqui, an Indian actor generally known for his work in Hindi movies, is one such hero. Nawazuddin Siddiqui, a former student of the National School of Drama (NSD), is an entertainer whose movies are unmissable. At International Film Festivals, most of his films have won recognition from critics. His commitment to cinema is essential, as he is the only actor to have had eight movies formally chose and screened at the renowned Cannes Film Festival.
Not many of his movies have impacted the general public and gotten inescapable praise, while a couple of others, in any event, though not blockbusters, have depicted him as a magnificent entertainer. Nevertheless, people are fans of his work and have seen it for all of his movies in general. His acting methodology is unmistakable and fascinating to the crowd. In addition, he brings a personal touch to every role he plays, making it more practical.
List of Best Movies starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Vidya Bagchi (Vidya Balan), a pregnant woman, travelled to Kolkata searching for her missing partner. She is living at a guesthouse by herself, with no one to help her. So why is a killer after her when she appears frail and helpless? Nawazuddin Siddiqui plays a rough officer from the intelligence department who has been assigned to the case and immediately detects something wrong. He may have a combative personality, but he only wants to do what is best for Vidya at the end of the day. The movie didn’t focus on him, but he made sure he got noticed in his minor but significant role.
Release Date: 9 March 2012
Director: Sujoy Ghosh
- Manjhi: The Mountain Man
This is a biography of Dashrath Manjhi, India’s mountain man who built a road across the Gehlaur mountains on his own. His profound love for his wife, who met with an accident here, gave him the strength to embark on this challenging work. Manjhi (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) returned to his village and married Falguni Devi. She accidentally fell while crossing Gehlaur Hills to bring him lunch. To save her, Manji sought to get medical treatment, but the closest hospital was 70 kilometres distant, and that the only way to get there was to go around the mountains or through its steep terrain. Then Manjhi began his quest to dig a way through into the hill.
Release Date: 21 August 2015
Director: Ketan Mehta
- Raat Akeli Hai
Nawazuddin Siddiqui plays Jatil Yadav, an unmarried constable assigned to probe the killing of a family elder in Uttar Pradesh. Every member of the victim’s famed troubled family lives in his spacious haveli and is now a suspect. While everyone intends to attack, it is up to Jatil to determine who’s strong enough motivation to do the crime. Raat Akeli Hai is a suspenseful murder mystery in which the ‘who did it’ is fascinating than the ‘why and how.’
Release Date: 31 July 2020
Director: Honey Trehan
Badlapur is a visually stunning film with a beautifully structured tale, superb acting, and an ingeniously structured script. Raghu’s (Varun Dhawan) perfect existence is shattered when a burglary murders his son and wife. Liak (Nawazuddin Siddiqui), the criminal, refuses to reveal the facts and is sentenced to 20 years. However, Raghu, unable to go on, retains a yearning for the reality within him. Will he be able to revenge the deaths of individuals who meant everything to him? Is being engulfed by the desire for vengeance as satisfying as his fiery wrath had promised? This is a great action, thriller, and crime drama to watch if you’re a fan of action movies.
Release Date: 20 February 2015
Director: Sriram Raghavan
- Babumoshai Bandookbaaz
It belongs to the Gangs of Wasseypur type, where everybody is a trigger-happy maniac. In Uttar Pradesh, Babu Bihari (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) and Banke Bihari (Jatin) are both hired assassins who are frequently hired to kill the same prey. They break their lines at one point and wind up battling each other.
Release Date: 25 August 2017
Director: Kushan Nandy