Naseeruddin Shah Wiki, Bio, Wife, Son, Daughter, Age, Movies, Net worth
Naseeruddin Shah is one of the most respected actors of Indian New Wave Cinema and the Bollywood
film industry. He is also a director. He has won several Filmfare and National Film Awards. He has even been honored with the Padma Shri and the Padma
Bhushan awards for his contributions to Indian cinema. The star has also
acted in Pakistani movies.
Shah was born on 20 July, 1950 in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, India. Shah age is 68 Year, 08 Months, 4 Days old. He is the son of Aley Mohammed Shah and Farrukh Sultan. He was raised as a Muslim with two more brothers. Shah did his schooling at St. Anselm’s Ajmer and St Joseph’s College, Nainital. He graduated from Aligarh Muslim University in the early 1970s and also trained at the National School of Drama in Delhi, India. He appeared in the 2013 Pakistani movie “Zinda Bhaag” which was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards. As a stage actor, he co-founded a theater company called Motley Productions and starred in a 1979 production of “Waiting for Godot”. He has acted in many movies such as Nishant, Aakrosh, Sparsh, Mirch Masala, Trikal, Bhavni Bhavai, Ardh Satya, Katha, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, And Jalwa. He became one of the prominent figures of the film industry. Some of his blockbusters include Ghulami (1985), Tridev (1989) and Vishwatma (1992). He also starred in international projects like “Monsoon Wedding” in 2001 and “The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen “in 2003. He was also recognized for the role in Pakistani film “Khuda Ke Liye” by Shoaib Mansoor. Shah has given various theater performances and directed plays like “Ismat Chughtai” and “Saadat Hasan Manto”. He has even hosted some episodes of science magazine program “Turning Point”. He was the first of several celebrity actors, who played the role of a narrator in the popular audio book series for kids “Karadi Tales”. In 2017 he returned to films with starring in Shakespearean adaption “The Hungry”. He had been lucky in love to fall for Ratna Pathak, the daughter of Dina Pathak. They had co-starred in many films and had a live-in relationship until they married in 1982.They have a daughter named Heeba Shah. Shah has an amazing $50 million net worth.