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“Playing Balasaheb has been a once in a lifetime opportunity” – Nawazuddin Siddiqui

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

As an actor, Nawazuddin Siddiqui has come a long way from supporting cast in Sarfarosh (1999) to becoming one of the biggest actors in India today. At the trailer launch of the Balasaheb Thackeray biopic, Thackeray, helmed by Sanjay Raut, Nawazuddin Siddiqui spoke about essaying the most difficult role of his career. “When I first heard that I am doing the role of Balasaheb Thackeray, it felt like the best moment of my life! This has been the most challenging role for me,” said the National Award-winning actor.

It goes without saying that portraying the role of one of the most potent and influential men of the country, would come with its own hurdles. But looking at Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s onscreen aplomb, one cannot gauge the kind of effort that must have gone into the prepping for this role. As they started to shoot, and as Nawazuddin Siddiqui got into the skin of the character, and saw a sea of people shouting Balasaheb Thackeray’s name, he grew anxious. Giving us a candid insight, he shared, “I couldn’t ever imagine the difficulty this role would offer and I started growing nervous with time. The director helped me ease into the role while we were shooting.”

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IFP offers rarest opportunity of connecting with Hollywood Director Alexander Payne

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Alexander Payne

India Film Project is growing bigger and better with every passing day. The two day fest scheduled on October 13 & 14, has oodles of surprises planned and one such big news is the grand opportunity for the IFP audience to interact with none other than the Legendary American Director, Alexander Payne. Read more