Not all actors are known only for their good looks and at the same time not all filmmaker is known only for making masala films and one of such actor is Nawazuddin Siddiqui and filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj. Both of them are the finest talents in the Hindi film industry and they are collaborating for the first time on a romantic comedy, which will be helmed by a debutante director. While Vishal will produce the film, one of his assistants will take the director’s chair.
According to the reports along with Nawazuddin, actor Kriti Sanon being signed for Vishal’s next. While Nawazuddin confirmed his involvement with the yet-untitled project, he maintained he was not aware of the actor cast opposite him.
Nawazuddin told on 8th Jagran Film Festival, “I am doing a film with Vishal Bhardwaj. But I don’t know who is being cast opposite me. It hasn’t been decided yet. But this is official that we are working with each other. I always wanted to work with Vishal ji.”
Currently, the actor is doing reading sessions for the film, as there is some time left for the movie to go on floors. Besides this project, Nawazuddin has already begun shooting for Anurag Kashyap’s web series Sacred Games, which is a Netflix original. The series also stars Saif Ali Khan, Radhika Apte and Shahana Goswami.
The series is an adaptation of Vikram Chandra’s novel of the same name. While Saif will be seen as Sartaj Singh, Nawazuddin will play gangster Ganesh Gaitonde. Radhika is playing as RAW analyst Anjali Mathur. The series will consist of eight episodes, four each directed by Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane. The latter will also serve as the showrunner.