Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes


Nawazuddin Siddiqui is a critically acclaimed Indian actor who is known for his powerful performances in films. He was born on May 19, 1974, in Budhana, a small town in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. His parents were farmers, and he was one of nine siblings. Siddiqui grew up in a humble household and faced many challenges as a child, including poverty and discrimination.

Siddiqui moved to Delhi in search of work after completing his education, where he worked as a watchman and a chemist. However, he soon realized that his true passion was acting, and he moved to Mumbai to pursue his dream. Siddiqui struggled for many years to find work in the film industry, but he eventually landed a small role in the film “Sarfarosh” in 1999.

Siddiqui’s breakthrough role came in the 2007 film “Black Friday,” which was based on the 1993 Bombay bombings. He received critical acclaim for his performance as the character Asgar Mukadam, which led to more prominent roles in films like “Gangs of Wasseypur,” “The Lunchbox,” and “Manto.”

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is still alive and active in his career. There have been no reports of his death. He continues to challenge himself with complex roles and deliver outstanding performances, making him one of the most respected actors in Indian cinema.

20 years ago I went to an office. The Assistant of a director had asked, you are not looking like an actor, how will you become an actor?

All my friends and relatives said ‘how will he become a hero’ when I set out and when I go back now they say ‘he has done it. I made it possible.

When you experiment, you also fail. Don’t panic.

All my friends and relatives said ‘how will he become a hero’ when I set out and when I go back now they say ‘he has done it. I made it possible.

Always give yourself a big target.

Behind every easy role, there is a lot of hard work that goes in.

Being a recognized face has its problems. I miss the freedom to go anywhere I want to.

Feels good that a kala kalua like me is getting any kind of attention.

I do not believe in luck. I believe in work.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes
Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes

I don’t fit the conventional image of a Bollywood hero, no well-built physique, or a pretty face. I’m a thin-framed, kaala kaluta.

I love observing people. Each face tells so many stories. It lets me understand emotions, and that helps me apply my skills as an actor.

I never wanted to be a star. I always wanted to be an actor.

I Spent all my life acting and I don’t know any other work.

I thought not to do what everybody is doing, I have to do something different.

I want to become the highest-paid actor. Not because I want money, but because I know I will be paid for my acting, for my ability to entertain.

I want to work with every young director that comes.

I was afraid my friends would tease me. Arrey hero ban ne gaya tha, wapas laut aaya.

I’m confident today because of my training.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes
Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes

I’m not like formula film actors, who no matter what the name/character will have the same performance, same body language.

I’m okay playing a dancer or a rockstar but it should be a character-driven role. I’m not up for illogical stuff.

If I depended on luck, I would have stayed in my room And think, yes when luck will come, will see.

If you want anything from the heart, the whole world takes to complete it.

If you want to impress people with your personality then training is very much needed.

It is easy to do the job, but creativity is difficult.

It’s a sense of satisfaction because I proved all my friends and relatives wrong.

It’s great fun to work on the first script of someone because there’s so much that has gone into it.

It’s very difficult switching over from one character to another.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes
Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes

Keep pushing yourself.

Live with those people you respect your thinking.

My mother used to say, in 12 years, the day of garbage changes. You are a human being. Your day will also come.

My personality is so ordinary that I become one in a crowd very easily.

My problem is that just because somebody comes from a film family he gets paid in crores. He may be a good actor but that is unfair. Let him prove his ability first, right?

So many times I felt I was wasting my time because things were just not working out.

Sometimes I think if I had got all these films 5 years back, probably I wouldn’t be as grounded as I am now.

The new guys have their own thoughts, ways of working.

The promo you are seeing of mine, I have not reached here luckily. I have worked hard for this, collected knowledge, and trained myself for this.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes
Nawazuddin Siddiqui Quotes

There are thousands of possibilities in every field. Try Something New.

There was electricity in our village only for 2-3 hours a day, so all my life, I studied under a lamp.

There were times when I was locked for a role but was then called and told it’s not happening.

There’s no hard and fast rule that good actors come only from interiors. There are some good actors even in our film fraternity.

To know something closely, you must require training, experience, and expert.

Training is most important to do something different.

Whatever you do, it is very important to have craft and expert in it.

When I had no money, I would find out which friend had work and money at that point in time and would go and stay with him for a week. All of us theatre guys did that.

When we failed so many times, we came to know that these are the methods we will not get success. So we will try a new method.

Your friends should be the ones who inspire you.

You have to sacrifice to be successful.