One of the veteran Bollywood actors and an acclaimed actor worldwide, Naseeruddin Shah celebrates his 70th birthday today. The actor graduated from NSD in the ’70s and has paved his way to be one of the respected actors in Bollywood.
Known for his unconventional roles and remarkable performances, Naseeruddin Shah is also known for his works in theatre and also some of the controversial statements made by him. From calling Virat Kohli the worst behaved cricketer to asking fans not to watch his films if they watched Shah Rukh Khan’s, Naseerudding has unabashedly expressed his views.
Known for his movies like Masoom, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, Sparsh, A Wednesday, Maqbool, Paar, and Ijaazat among others, this exemplary actor is known to many people for his noteworthy performances. In recent times, the actor has devoted his presence in theatres, Mr. Shah was last seen in the movie The Tashkent Files and Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi.
Fans and film fraternities such as Anil Kapoor wished Mr. Shah on his birthday where Anil Kapoor wished “Happy B’day to the actor whose contribution to my career is immense #NaseeruddinShah from doing Woh 7 Din to encouraging me to do my first regional Telugu film, thanks for making me realize that acting has no language & for being a great influence and inspiration for all actors!”.
Director Anubhav Sinha wished to say, “Happy Birthday Naseer Bhai. Keep fit. Keep creating magic. I hope someday I can write a script worthy of you. #NaseeruddinShah.”