Nawazuddin Siddiqui Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Biography & More

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an Indian Actor. He is known for his Predominant work In Hindi movies. He made his acting debut with the movie Sarfarosh in 1999. Nawazuddin Siddiqui is also very famous for his role as Faizal Khan in Gangs Of Wasseypur. Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s upcoming movies are Raat Akeli Hai, Bole Chudiyan.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Early Life 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui was born on 19 May 1974 in Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh. He is an Indian Actor and Model. He made his Bollywood Debut in 1999 ith the movie Sarfarosh in which he played the role of a Criminal.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is considered one of the finest actors in Indian Cinema. He has appeared in more than 60 Movies. Nawazuudin also worked in many popular Bollywood movies like Talaash, Paan Singh Tomar, Munna Bhai M.B.B.S., Raees, Kick, Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Many More.

Biography & Wiki

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Age, Biography & Wiki
Real Name Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Nickname Nawaz
Profession Actor
Language Known Hindi, Urdu & English
Debut Sarfarosh (1999)
Date Of Birth 19 May 1974
Age (as in 2020) 46 Years
Birthplace Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India
Hometown Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India
Nationality Indian
Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nawazuddin Siddiqui Height & Physical Overview
Height in Centimetres 168 cm
Height in meters 1.68 m
Height in Inches 5 feet 6 Inches
Weight in Kilograms 65 kg
Weight in Pounds 143 lbs
Body Measurement (approx). Chest-  38 Inches

Waist-  30 Inches

Biceps- 12 Inches

Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Family & Relatives
Father Late Nawabuddin Siddiqui (farmer)
Mother Mehroonisa Siddiqui
Brother Shamaz Nawab Siddiqui and 6 others
Sister Syama Tamshi Siddiqui & 1 More
Religion Islam
Nawazuddin Siddiqui Wife, Affairs, Girlfriend and Marital Status
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriend Niharika Singh (Actress)
Wife Anjali Siddiqui
Son Yaani
Daughter Shora
Education and School, College
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
School  B S S Inter College Budhana, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh
College Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar, UttarakandThe National School of Drama (NSD), New Delhi
Favorite Things and Like & Dislike
Favorite Actors Ashish Vidyarthi
Favorite Actress
Favorite Comedian Kapil Sharma, Sunil Grover
Favorite Film Vittorio De Sica’s The Bicycle Thief (1948)
Favorite Sport Not Known
Favorite Cricketer Not Known
Hobbies Flying Kites, Watching Films, Farming
Food Habit Non- Vegetarian
Favorite Food Biryani
Favorite TV Shows Sacred Games
Favorite color Black
Car Collection
Ford Ikon & Ford Endeavor
Favorite Holiday Destination Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
Salary (approx) 1 Crore (INR)/film
Net Worth (approx) USD $20 million

Physical Attributes

Nawazuddin Siddiqui has a healthy physique and he is 168 cm tall which is 5 feet 6 inches and describing more about his body fitness his weight is 65 kg. Siddiqui is also very health conscious he always takes care of his physical appearance and looks. His chest measures  38 Inches, Waist-30 Inches, and Biceps-12 Inches. He also keeps himself quite fit and healthy. Nawazuddin has a nice hairstyle and He has got black hair and dark brown eyes. His Zodiac Sign is Taurus. He is Indian by nationality.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Family Background & Relationships

His name is Numberdaar Nawazuddin Siddiqui whom we also call Nawaz. Nawazuddin Siddiqui was born on 19th May 1974. He is from the Burhana area of Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh. He was actually born to a Zamindar family. Several people think that he belongs to a poor family. But no, he is from a well to do rich family. The title Numberdaar was added to his name. But later he removed Numberdaar.

He went to study at Hardwar’s Gurukul Kangri University and he earned his degree in B.Sc. chemistry. Nawazuddin Siddiqui worked as a watchman during his struggling days. Regarding his personal life, he married Anjali. They had a son and a daughter from this marriage


Nawazuddin Siddiqui did a very powerful scene in 1999 in the film ‘Sarfarosh‘ in front of superstar Aamir Khan. He was also seen in the film ‘Jungle‘.He also played a pickpocket in the film ‘Munnabhai MBBS‘. He also did a good role in Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Black Friday‘.But still, he was not getting lucky. People applauded his genius but his appearance led to rejections.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

The film he worked in also got critically acclaimed internationally. But Nawazuddin Siddiqui was yet to become a star. He was seen in the film ‘New York‘. And then he was also like in Aamir Khan’s production film ‘Peepli Live‘.

After a long struggle by 2012, he achieved major stardom. Films ‘Gangs of Wasseypur and ‘Kahani‘ got released simultaneously. Nawazuddin Siddiqui never looked back after these films. After that, he did major roles with great actors. Salman Khan’sKick‘. Shahrukh Khan’sRaees‘.Aamir Khan’s ‘Talaash‘.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Web Series

McMafia (2018), Sacred Games (2019), Raat Akeli Hai, Bole Chudiyan, Phobia2, Farzi, The Music Teacher, The Maya Tape (2020), Roam Roam Mein (2021)

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Contact and Social Media Information

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Him

  • His name is Numberdaar Nawazuddin Siddiqui whom we also call Nawaz.
  • Nawazuddin worked as a watchman during his struggling days.
  • He used to work as a gatekeeper in a toy factory in Noida.
  • He was rejected on television.
  • Siddiqui didn’t have food to eat or a home to stay.
  • He changed his name from Nambardar Nawazuddin Siddique to simply Nawazuddin Siddique for his acting career.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

  • In 2012, Siddiqui earned the Special Jury Award at the National Film Awards.
  • In 2013, He likewise garnered with the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.
  • Nawazuddin has received the “Best Actor” Award, for his outstanding acting in Haramkhor at the New York Indian Film Festival.
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui turned out to be part of the nomination for Best Supporting Actor 3 times at the Filmfare Awards.
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