Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is about to play the leading role in Nandita Das directed next movie which is based on the life of illustrious Urdu author-thinker Sadat Hassan Manto. ‘Kick’ debutant is asked to read the books written by the legendary writer whose ideology had influenced the people in Indian sub continent in past. 

Nawaz told media reporters that he is trying to catch the character of this great person. The artist further added that he is finding it quite difficult to submerge his mind into the entire personality of the veteran writer. ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ starrer is going through the writings of Hassan Manto and endeavoring to get the idea of his mentality and thought process.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui finds playing 'Manto' quite difficult character
Nawazuddin Siddiqui finds playing ‘Manto’ quite difficult character

While talking about the great literator who happened to be one of the most effective and spellbinding thinker of his era, Nawaz said that he’s trying his best to get the nerve of Manto’s thinking. According to him, if something goes wrong while rendering the character, he’ll be insulting the huge man with helm intellectual.

‘Raman Raghav 2.0’ lead role player acquiesced that entering in the mind of Manto and playing his character is quite instigating for him. Filmmakers are working hard on prepping ‘Freaky Ali’ actor ready for the role and are about to unveil the name of this new venture very soon. Other details including the co-stars’ names and release date of the movie will be unwrapped in coming few days.