Mumbai, April 4: Nawazuddin Siddiqui has got a new celebrity fan. The national award winner, has impressed his co-star Bipasha Basu. Both of them have worked together in the upcoming movie “Aatma” and Bips is very proud to have worked with such a talented actor. Bips says even before Nawazuddin was awarded the National Award, all knew Nawaz is a credible actor as he has been shining in his roles.
The 34 years old Bengali Bombshell was all in praises of the talented actor in the promotional event of “Aatma” which took place on Thursday. She added that Bollywood is happy for Nawaz as he has received the prestigious award. Nawazuddin was awarded the special jury award for his great performances in films like “Gangs Of Wasseypur”, “Talaash”, and also “Kahaani”.
Nawaz was born in Uttar Pradesh, and in 1999 he debuted in a very small role as a criminal in the Aamir Khan – Sonali Bendre starrer “Sarfarosh”. After a long dry spell, he finally got an important role in “Black Friday” in 2007. Then came “Peepli Live” in 2010, which made him noticeable in the film circuit. And with “Kahaani” in 2012, Nawaz became a household name. He has a number of films to be released this year.