“The entire unit is working very hard"
Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has revealed the difficulties of the conditions he is shooting in for his new film.
The Bollywood star has recently made his way to London to shoot for his upcoming film Sangeen.
Sangeen is a thriller, which Siddiqui is starring in alongside Elnaaz Norouzi. The film’s director is Jaideep Chopra.
Siddiqui has already made recent appearances in Raat Akeli Hai and Serious Men, both of which were released in 2020.
While in London shooting for Sangeen, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is currently in a ‘bio-bubble’.
He leaves his hotel for shooting and then returns to his hotel room immediately after completing the day’s schedule.
The Bollywood actor has taken to Twitter to share the difficult circumstances he is shooting in, but stated that the show must go on.
— Nawazuddin Siddiqui (@Nawazuddin_S) January 18, 2021
The tweet was posted on Monday, January 18, 2021.
The tweet read:
“Off to London, aware of the tough conditions but… The Show Must Go On! #SangeenStartsInLondon”
Speaking further of his current circumstances, Nawazuddin Siddiqui also said:
“This is the first time that I am shooting in London and I cannot visit the different places around this beautiful city.”
“I understand the present situation and the conditions that we are shooting in and am adhering to all the necessary norms and respect everyone who is fighting hard against this pandemic.
“The entire unit is working very hard and we hope to wrap up the schedule in time.”
Siddiqui’s co-star Elnaaz Norouzi also spoke about the difficult conditions:
“Working for long hours has never been an issue.
“I really appreciate the entire crew of Sangeen for making even long working hours so much fun.”
Multiple restrictions are in place to ensure the safety of the cast and crew during the filming of Sangeen.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui is taking on multiple projects in 2021. The actor already has three upcoming films in the pipeline.
Siddiqui is due to star in Kushan Nandy’s romantic comedy Jogira Sa Ra Ra, Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s drama flick No Land’s Man, and an untitled Sejal Shah movie.
Born in 1974, Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s first appearance on screen came in 1999 for his roles in Sarfarosh and Shool.
He is also the only actor in the world to have eight films officially selected and screened at the Cannes Film Festival.