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Nawazuddin Siddiqui on playing Bal Thackeray: It's one of the most challenging roles of my career
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui on playing Bal Thackeray: It's one of the most challenging roles of my career

Nawazuddin Siddiqui also talks about his upcoming slate of projects, including Ritesh Batra's Photograph, Sacred Games season 2 and Roam Rome Mein.

Maharashtra Cabinet approves Rs 100 crore for Bal Thackeray memorial in Mumbai's Shivaji Park area; MMRDA to fund project
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Maharashtra Cabinet approves Rs 100 crore for Bal Thackeray memorial in Mumbai's Shivaji Park area; MMRDA to fund project

The Maharashtra Cabinet on Tuesday approved Rs 100 crore for the construction of a memorial for late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray

Nawazuddin Siddiqui says Shiv Sena was 'progressive' to not consider his religion while casting him as Bal Thackeray
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui says Shiv Sena was 'progressive' to not consider his religion while casting him as Bal Thackeray

Nawazuddin Siddiqui responds to the communal backlash towards Thackeray by saying that people should appreciate Shiv Sena for casting him in the titular role.

Amrita Rao on playing Meenatai in Thackeray: Huge compliment to be approached for a role meant for you
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Amrita Rao on playing Meenatai in Thackeray: Huge compliment to be approached for a role meant for you

Amrita Rao, who will be playing Balasaheb Thackeray's wife Meenatai Thackeray in the Abhijit Panse directorial, is making a comeback in films after a six-year hiatus

Aamir Khan on producers avoiding clash with Thackeray : No bigger superstar than Balasaheb in Maharashtra
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Aamir Khan on producers avoiding clash with Thackeray : No bigger superstar than Balasaheb in Maharashtra

Aamir Khan's comments came amid media reports claiming that release of two flicks Cheat India and Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi — was being postponed in view of a film on Thackeray making it to theatres on 25 January to avoid a clash of the three movies at the box office

Thackeray: Richa Chadha calls her Gangs of Wasseypur co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui 'bipolar' post trailer release
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Thackeray: Richa Chadha calls her Gangs of Wasseypur co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui 'bipolar' post trailer release

Richa Chadha slammed Nawazuddin Siddiqui for his role in Thackeray. Referencing his role in Gangs of Wasseypur, she tweeted, "Our Faisal turned out bipolar!"

Thackeray: Tamil actor Siddharth criticises biopic for recreating 'hate speech against South Indians'
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Thackeray: Tamil actor Siddharth criticises biopic for recreating 'hate speech against South Indians'

Thackeray is based on the life of controversial politician Bal Thackeray, who founded Shiv Sena.

Watch: Thackeray trailer sees Nawazuddin Siddiqui slip under the skin of Shiv Sena supremo
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Watch: Thackeray trailer sees Nawazuddin Siddiqui slip under the skin of Shiv Sena supremo

Controversial yet influential, Thackeray's ways were often criticised but many argue were the most effective in the state of Maharashtra.

BMC hands over possession of land to build memorial for Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray at Mumbai's Shivaji Park
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BMC hands over possession of land to build memorial for Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray at Mumbai's Shivaji Park

According to a civic official, the civic body handed over the possession of the land to the Balasaheb Thackeray Memorial Public Trust on last Tuesday.

Uddhav Thackeray condoles death of Atal Bihari Vajpayee, says he was a 'simple man and an innocent politician'
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Uddhav Thackeray condoles death of Atal Bihari Vajpayee, says he was a 'simple man and an innocent politician'

Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray respected each other, due to which the alliance between the two parties had a smooth sailing, compared to the frosty ties now

Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies at 93: A look at the former prime minister's iconic moments during his political career
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies at 93: A look at the former prime minister's iconic moments during his political career

Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former prime minister of India, passed away on Thursday at the age of 93. Here is a look at the most iconic moments in his political career.

Shiv Sena celebrates 52nd Foundation Day: How a regionalist party positioned itself as right-wing force in Maharashtra
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Shiv Sena celebrates 52nd Foundation Day: How a regionalist party positioned itself as right-wing force in Maharashtra

Founded in 1966, the right-wing party was formed by Political cartoonist Bal Thackeray for the 'sons of the soil'. The party was formed to build a movement so that job opportunities in Mumbai would go to Marathi job aspirants.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui on playing Balasaheb Thackeray: A lifetime experience to essay his transparent personality
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui on playing Balasaheb Thackeray: A lifetime experience to essay his transparent personality

Nawazuddin Siddiqui who essays Shiv Sena's late supremo Bal Thackeray in an upcoming biopic, says doing the movie is quite an experience

Amit Shah-Uddhav Thackeray meet: BJP might steal Shiv Sena's votes from under its nose if saffron parties spar
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Amit Shah-Uddhav Thackeray meet: BJP might steal Shiv Sena's votes from under its nose if saffron parties spar

As the Shiv Sena is not a national party, the BJP is looking at poaching into at least 15-20 percent of the Shiv Sena’s vote share for the general elections, if it has to get anywhere close to a majority.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui on cameo appearances: I am done with my quota of small roles
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui on cameo appearances: I am done with my quota of small roles

Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who will be seen playing Saadat Hasan Manto and Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray in separate films, says he's done with cameos

Nawazuddin Siddiqui on playing Bal Thackeray: There's a lot an actor can do with this character
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui on playing Bal Thackeray: There's a lot an actor can do with this character

Nawazuddin Siddiqui says he will play Thackeray with the same honesty with which he has sought to play Manto

Nawazuddin Siddiqui starts prep for Thackeray, shares photos with family of Shiv Sena founder
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui starts prep for Thackeray, shares photos with family of Shiv Sena founder

Nawazuddin Siddiqui has started prepping for Thackeray, a biopic based on the life of Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray.

Shiv Sena says BJP's sidelining of NDA allies is the reason for going solo in the 2019 elections
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Shiv Sena says BJP's sidelining of NDA allies is the reason for going solo in the 2019 elections

A day after announcing its intention to go solo in the 2019 Lok Sabha and Maharashtra Assembly polls, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday blamed the BJP for its decision.

Shiv Sena dumps BJP for 2019: Uddhav Thackeray says saffron party needs to be brought down, spends money only on ads
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Shiv Sena dumps BJP for 2019: Uddhav Thackeray says saffron party needs to be brought down, spends money only on ads

The Shiv Sena on Tuesday decided not to align with the BJP and go solo in the 2019 Lok Sabha and Maharashtra Assembly polls, declaring that it had so far not contested elections outside the state

Shiv Sena decides to end alliance with BJP for 2019 LS, Maharashtra polls: Move likely to benefit Congress, NCP
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Shiv Sena decides to end alliance with BJP for 2019 LS, Maharashtra polls: Move likely to benefit Congress, NCP

Shiv Sena MP in the Rajya Sabha Sanjay Raut tabled a proposal to go it alone in the 2019 Assembly and General elections and fellow Rajya Sabha MP Anil Desai supported the move