It's a known fact that 2012 was the year that changed fortune for powerhouse of talent that is Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Before that there was years of hard work and struggle. While fame brings a lot of attention to a star both male and female, but Nawazuddin Siddiqui was charming even before fame got hold of him, even before he became a star. Many might feel that women are swooning over his unconventional looks these days, but it has nothing to do with his fame. Even before he became a star and got fame, he was dating beauty queen and this lady was not just any other beauty queen but a Miss India. Yes, at an event, Anurag Kashyap revealed how before even coming on board for Gangs Of Wasseypur, Nawazuddin Siddiqui was dating a Miss India. Also read: Nawazuddin Siddiqui: I was nervous yet enjoyed the kissing scenes in Babumoshai Bandookbaaz
In the video, when host revealed that Anurag told her that he was dating a Miss India, Nawaz started shying away from the topic, Anurag took over and said, "Hum naam nahin lenge, hum kisi ka naam nahin lenge"
He further continued that before Gangs Of Wasseypur was even started and Nawaz had already broken up with his then girlfriend who was a Miss India, a group of women were sitting and chatting continuously dissing Nawazuddin Siddiqui for his looks. Anurag said, "It is the prejudice that is so deep rooted within us against the color of the skin is what a lot of actors face..." Also read: Nawazuddin Siddiqui feels that not nepotism, but racism is rampant in Bollywood
Check out the video below (at 50:25):
On the work front, Nawazuddin Siddiqui will next be seen in Munna Michael, alongside Tiger Shroff. Directed by Sabbir Khan, the film is slated for July 21, 2017 release.
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