Nawazuddin Siddiqui was recognised by the Cardiff International Film Festival for his contributions to cinema. He won the prestigious Golden Dragon Award.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who is known for his unconventional roles in Bollywood. The actor has always wowed his fans with his performance. And now, Nawazuddin Siddiqui recently honored the Golden Dragon Award at Cardiff International Film Festival.
Nawzuddin Siddiqui honored with Golden Dragon Award
The Gangs of Wasseypur actor was presented the award by counsel general of Wales, UK, Mick Antoniw, on Sunday at an event in Cardiff.
Along with this, Nawazuddin Siddiqui also congratulated popular International actress Dame Judi Dench on winning the Lifetime Achievement award in the same ceremony.
The telanted actor took to his Twitter and wrote, ”Congratulations #DameJudiDench on receiving the Lifetime Achievement award, Thank You Mr. @MickAntoniw1 the Counsel General of Wales, UK & “Cardiff International Film Festival” for bestowing me with the prestigious Golden Dragon Award.”
Moreover, the actor was also part of the festival’s official jury along with Indian TV actor Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya among others.
Also, with Sacred Games franchise and BBC UK’s McMafia, Nawazuddin penetrated the international market. He is the only actor in the world having 8 films being officially selected in five years at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival. Also, his two series were nominated at the prestigious Emmy Awards.
On the work front, he has recently appeared in the Netflix series Sacred Games opposite Saif Ali Khan. Meanwhile, the actor is also awaiting the release of his forthcoming quirky comedy Motichoor Chakhnachoor where he will be seen depicting his romantic side opposite Athiya Shetty.
The film also stars Vibha Chibber, Navni Parihar, Vivek Mishra, Karuna Pandey, Sanjeev Vats, Abhishek Rawat, Sapna Sand and Usha Nagar in pivotal roles. The Debamitra Biswal-directorial is produced by Rajesh Bhatia and Kiran Bhatia and will hit the theatres on November 15 this year.