He was born on 19 May 1974. He is actually from Budhana from UP. He is actually the son of a farmer. He had other nine siblings too. He hails from the joint family of 100 people. He passed his science from Gurukul Kangri University in Haridwar. He then worked as a chemist for some time. Then after this, he got located to Delhi and there he worked as a security guard. Then after watching the play, he get enrolled in the National school of drama.Then after the completion of the course, he shifted to Mumbai. He then received a small role in Aamir Khan’s Sarfarosh. He also worked in television serials, but didn’t gain the popularity. He also worked on short documentary movie. He was working from 2002-2005. Then Anurag Kashyap’s black movie helped him in gaining film offers. Then he also played a role in Patang which was very appreciated outside India. Successful films like: Peepli live, Talash, Paan Singh Tomar, Gangs of Wasseypur, Khan Ki kahani and various others turned out to be the blockbusters for him. Now, there is no looking back at his career.Check out this page for more updates on Nawazuddin Siddiqui.