Bio: Naseeruddin Shah (born 20 July 1949 or 16 August 1950[a]) is an Indian film and stage actor and director, and a prominent figure in Indian parallel cinema. Shah has won numerous awards in his career, including three National Film Awards, three Filmfare Awards and an award at the Venice Film Festival. The Government of India has honoured him with the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan awards for his contributions to Indian cinema. Shah has also been associated with Pakistan Film Industry. His small Cameo in the Pakistani Movie 'Khuda kay liye' gave him great appreciation from Pakistani audience which further encouraged him to do another Pakistani movie as a main lead. The movie which is called 'Zinda bhaag' was a great success. He is the brother of Lt. Gen. Zameer Uddin Shah (PVSM, SM, VSM) Former Deputy Chief of The Army Staff, former member Armed Forces Tribunal and the former Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University.
Born: 20 July 1949 (age 68), Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh
Height: 1.78 m
Spouse: Ratna Pathak (m. 1982)