Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, who worked with him in the early days of actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, said that he did not even imagine that he would be famous in this way in the industry. Recounting the time of working in 'Munna Bhai MBBS' with Nawazuddin in 2003, Hirani said, "He had given a good presentation and I told him, 'Nawaz, you are a good actor. . '
After this Hirani said, "I had never thought that Nawazuddin Siddiqui would become such a big actor, he is today." In the film, Nawazuddin played the thief, who cut the pocket of Sunil Dutt's character, but he People save them and learn life. According to the filmmaker, Sunil Dutt was not part of the story at the beginning of the opening scene, but he added it after the suggestion of filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra.
In an episode entitled 'Indian Film and Television Directors Association MasterClass', Hirani has said this somewhere. He said that the interesting thing is that Munnabhai MBBS This scene of thief was inspired by the actual incident with his father in his childhood. On the other hand, if you talk about Nawazuddin, nowadays he is heading the headlines due to the Netflix series Sycamore Games.