Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Lion

Nawazuddin Siddiqui gained international recognition in 2012 when his film Patang premiered at Berlin Film Festival. He is a prominent figure in Hindi cinema with over 40 feature film credits, including Black Friday (2004), New York (2009), Peepli Live (2010), Kahani (2012) and Gangs of Wasseypur (2012).