Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has recalled the time in his life when to perk up his mood he would message himself on his pager pretending it to be from film director Subhash Ghai. In a new interview, he said that he did this and even showed others after he went to Mumbai to follow his dreams.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui made his Bollywood debut with Patang. He then went on o feature in many films including Peepli Live, Kahaani, Gangs of Wasseypur, The Lunchbox, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Manjhi – The Mountain Man, Raman Raghav 2.0, Manto among others. He was also seen in the Netflix series Sacred Games.

In an interview with Bazaar India, Nawazuddin said, “I didn’t start off wanting to be an actor. I wanted to go into the mountains after completing my education and become a monk. I even visited Dharamshala for a few days… It was only after someone took me to watch a play during my graduation that I…

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