Adnan Siddiqui

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As Adnan Siddiqui puranpur
Native name عدنان صدیقی
Born Adnan Siddiqui
(1969-10-23) 23 October 1969 (age 48)
Lahore, Pakistan [1]
Nationality Pakistani
Occupation TV actor, Film actor, Model
Years active 1988–present
Known for A Mighty Heart (Hollywood film)
Relatives Asad Siddiqui (nephew)

Adnan Siddiqui (Urdu: عدنان صدیقی‎) is a Pakistani actor and model who has worked in Lollywood and Hollywood and also made his debut in Bollywood with the Hindi film Mom (2017).[2] Actor Asad Siddiqui is his nephew. He has appeared in many commercials and drama serials, including Uroosa, Pal Do Pal, Meri Adhoori Mohabbat, Meri Zaat Zara-e-Benishan, Doraha, Hawa Rait Aur Aangan, Choti Si Kahani, Vasl and Parsa. Siddiqui first started his filming career in the 1990s; he became notable for being cast in the popular drama Uroosa and one of the famous travel reality shows of the time Gulls & Guys directed by Shoaib Mansoor. In 2002, he was nominated for Best Actor (TV) in the Lux Style Awards[3] and was its red carpet host.[4] He also played a small role alongside Angelina Jolie and Irrfan Khan in the 2007 film A Mighty Heart. In 2010, Siddiqui won Best Supporting Actor Award for Ishq Junoon Deewangi on Pakistan Media Award. He made his first debut in Pakistani film Yalghaar.[1] Adnan Siddiqui has acted in the roles that were better suited for the young actors and he admitted that "people ask why I act with women half my age".[5]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Movie Role Notes
2007 A Mighty Heart Dost Aliani English film
2016 Yalghaar Col. Imran Pakistani film
2017 Mom Anand Indian film

Awards and nominations[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Hottie of the week: Adnan Siddiqui". The Express Tribune. 2 April 2013. Retrieved 24 March 2018. 
  2. ^ "Mom: Pakistani actors Adnan Siddiqui and Sajal Ali appreciated, but future uncertain". Hindustan Times. Press Trust of India. 3 June 2017. Retrieved 24 March 2018. 
  3. ^ "Lux Style Awards Archives". Archived from the original on 15 July 2003. Retrieved 7 October 2011. 
  4. ^ "Pakistani Lux style awards". 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 March 2018. 
  5. ^ People ask why I act with women half my age: Adnan Siddiqui

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