"It's been my secret yearning since a few years now to feature in a non-film music video but I never chanced upon a project that I found synergies with. I resonated well with the character and narrative that was presented
Nawazuddin started his acting career with a one-scene appearance in the 1999 film "Sarfarosh". Anutag Kashyap's "Gangs Of Wasseypur" series of 2012 helped him attain critical acclaim
She particularly exuded a special on-screen bond essaying a mother-daughter relationship with Vidya Balan earlier this year, in Shakuntala Devi.
There was a time when the "Sacred Games" star was hopeful about the OTT wave in India, but not anymore.
Opening up about his character in the dark comedy, Siddiqui said: "He is a detective who thinks in a completely different way one that cannot be comprehended by the common man. He lives in a world of his own creation and follows his heart.
The actor who has a created a niche for herself across mediums is a busy bee juggling projects here and internationally
After spending so many years in the industry, Mishra says he still gets amazed at how stories often decide their own course, and shape.
Sudhir Mishra's film is an adaptation of Manu Joseph's book of the same name.
The film also features Aakshath Das, Shweta Basu Prasad and Nassar, and will introduce Indira Tiwari.
Kushan Nandy, who directed Nawazuddin in the 2017 release, "Babumoshai Bandookbaaz", will once again collaborate with Nawaz on the new film.
"People who I count as mentors in cinema aren't always the ones with me on a day to day (basis) but are magnetic people who I've briefly crossed paths with, and it's something they have said or done that left a deep impression on me," Tahir said.
Aaliya had reportedly complained in a recent interview that she is unable to pay her children's school fees as Nawazuddin Siddiqui has stopped paying her the monthly allowance.
"The artiste community will also not go out and ask for money, but I think after a point people will step out from virtual concerts and we will again sing songs on the stage."
The film has been directed by Bangladeshi filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki, who also took to Instagram to express his happiness.
"Every individual is different. Every performer is different. So, the job of a casting director is to see the character in an actor or any individual."
Sharing a news report link, Nawazuddin's estranged wife Aaliya took to Twitter, saying a "lot will be revealed."
In recent times, Nawazuddin and Ila Arun had also shared screen space in Nandita Das' "Manto".