Nawazuddin Siddiqui looks for roles that take him out of his comfort zone
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who after doing small parts in Films as Sarfarosh, New York, Munnabhai MBBS, Black Friday and Dev D, were the center of attention for their performance in Gangs of Wasseypur. The film saw him play a man who seeks revenge for his father's death. In addition to Bollywood, Nawaz also ventured into the digital space with web shows, which brought him much popularity and recognition. the Bollywood actor has often said that it’s the role and script that drives him and not the medium that it’s being made for when it comes to signing a project. He recently said that earlier he didn’t have much idea about digital platforms. While he knew about Films , it was Anurag Kashyap who introduced him to OTT platforms.
Though Nawaz has a number of successful Films like Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Badlapur and Kick In his filmography, he doesn't pay much attention to the amount they raise. In a recent interview, he said that, as an actor, one should not work considering these actors, since he feels that they corrupt an actor. art. He is still looking for roles that take him out of his comfort zone and help him understand his inner emotions. Nawaz expressed the desire to play roles that challenge him. He is not too worried about the shadow of the character or the genre of the film. the actor feels that it’s the character that matters and not the genre. Nawaz explained that there’s a lot of detail that one has to delve into to play various character. If an actor performs every role in a similar manner, then he/she won’t be able to stand out.