Starry roles are all the same: Nawazuddin Siddiqui


Nawazuddin Siddiqui is doing a film with Anurag Kashyap again, and this time too, the role is of a serious kind. The actor’s real and raw roles in intelligent films are no more a surprise, we ask him if he’s lately been limiting his options as a hero with fewer lead roles and too many intensity

You usually do serious roles. Do you ever feel like getting away from it to do hero stuff?
Hero banna toh sabse easy hai. (It’s very easy to become a hero). Dancing around trees, wearing red shirts, glamourous show-sha, yeh toh koi bhi kar sakta hai. Har gali mein ek hero hai. (Any one can do that, there is a hero in every lane). There’s nothing challenging about a starry role, they’re all the same, too clichéd. Why should I do 50 of those films of the same kind? I’d