Paulo Coelho praises Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s act in Sacred Games
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, is being showered with love and appreciation for his performance in Netflix web series, Sacred Games. The latest to join his fanclub is renowned author and novelist Paulo Coelho. The author recently watched the series, directed by Anurag Kashyap and Neeraj Ghaywan, and couldn't stop himself from tweeting praises for the actor.
Praising the actor, author Paulo Coelho took to his Twitter and wrote, "One of the best series on Netflix, with the great actor @Nawazuddin_S."
An elated Nawazuddin responded, "Sir @paulocoelho I hv read ur books The Alchemist & also watched d film 'Veronika decides to Die' based on ur novel I hv always been an ardent fan of ur writing & it's an honour 2 be noticed & mentioned by someone like you I don't have words to describe the feeling! Thank You ."
The second season of Sacred Games premiered on Netflix on August 15. Co-directed by Anurag and Neeraj, season two features Nawazuddin, Saif Ali Khan, Pankaj Tripathi, Kalki Koechlin and Ranvir Shorey.
The Hindustan Times review noted, "The second season of Sacred Games is a perceptive examination of how individuals work within organisations; of how everyone, regardless of their position, is in some manner or the other controlled by someone else."
The first season was co-directed by Anurag and Vikram Motwane and also featured Radhika Apte and Kubbra Sait.