One of the most finest actors of Bollywood, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who prefers
being called as an actor rather than a star, recalls his first
meeting with the Superstar Shahrukh Khan, which was a mere
"I had met him by chance last year. He was going to shoot for
New Year and I was going to Chicago for my shoot. So, I was
sitting in the lounge where I slept. "
"Suddenly, someone was calling me. When I opened my eyes, I saw
it was SRK. I was shocked and then we had a talk. He told me he's
going to New York and then he asked me to meet when free. It was a
really sweet gesture." Nawazuddin told DNA in an interview.
Interestingly, Nawazzudin will be next seen in Shahrukh's
upcoming film, Raees, in which he plays the role of a
Gujarat based cop. The actor also talked about his bonding with
Shahrukh Khan on the sets of Raees.
"Shah Rukh is an amazing co-star to work with. I had many scenes
to shoot with him. He takes care of you and is very grounded. He is
a thorough professional as well." told the Gangs
Of Wasseypur actor.
On the professional front, Nawazuddin Siddiqui will be next seen
Mehta's Manjhi - The Mountain Man, slated to be
released on August 21, 2015.