Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s wife Aaliya Siddiqui turns producer for a film titled ‘Holy Cow’
Nawazuddin Siddiqui‘s wife Aaliya Siddiqui is all set to produce a film titled ‘Holy Cow’, with a cow playing the central character. The film is directed by Sai Kabir. In a statement, Aaliya said, “Holy Cow is a satire of today’s times with the sensibility of serious cinema. It is directed by Sai Kabir, known for his work in ‘Revolver Rani’, ‘Kismat Konnection’ and ‘The Shaukeens’ among others.”
On the other hand, Kabir stated that it is a female-oriented film. “The Heroine of my movie is a cow and shooting will begin in Madhya Pradesh soon,” he added.
Aaliya’s first film to be announced was ‘Teejan Bai’, a film based on the life of Pandavani exponent Teejan Bai.
In the meantime, Nawazuddin is gearing up for the release of Ritesh Batra’s ‘Photograph’ that also stars Sanya Malhotra. ‘Photograph’ is set to hit theatres on March 15. Recently, the makers of ‘Photograph’ have released the trailer and it’s doing great on social media. The trailer showcases a story of a struggling street photographer (Nawazuddin) in Mumbai, who is pressurised by his grandmother to get married. He convinces a shy stranger (Sanya) to pose as his fiancée. They eventually connect and develop feelings for each other.
‘Photograph’ was screened at the Berlin Film Festival and also premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. It received great reviews and was appreciated by critics a lot in both the festivals. Here’s the trailer.
Nawazuddin was last seen in ‘Thackeray’, a biopic on Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray, where he played the titular character. It is said that Nawaz will be back for the sequel of the film once he is done with his current commitments.