Nawazuddin Siddiqui stars in Squid Game’s Dalgona Scene?
As the year 2021 comes to a close, Netflix India released its annual Playback clip which featured many Bollywood celebrities including Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
The clip featured popular series and films such as Squid Game, Dhamaka, Money Heist, Sex Education, Lucifer, Red Notice and Stranger Things.
New characters were introduced in epic scenes, with special appearances by Shehnaaz Gill, Sonu Sood, Sima Taparia, Tanmay Bhat and more.
Some of the crossover scenes included Tanmay Bhat making a hostage vlog in Money Heist, Sima Taparia busy matchmaking between Otis and Maeve in Sex Education and Shehnaaz Gill in conversation with Lucifer.
Nawazzudin Siddiqui was also spotted in a scene in Netflix’s Squid Game.
The actor featured in Squid Game’s dalgona candy game scene.
In the clip, Nawazuddin has been numbered as contestant ‘000’.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who has been digitally added to the scene, is seen licking the candy which has a star-shaped design in the middle of it.
The scene starts with all the contestants participating in the game.
The clip at first shows Oh Il-nam, Cho Sang-wo and Seong Gi-hun working on their respective candies.
Nawazuddin, who tries to get the star out, is seen looking around as the guards shoot the other players.
He then asks the guard: “Can I get any other flavour?”
With these scenes and more, the Playback clip concluded with a hope for more remarkable series and films in 2022.
The popular South Korean show is about a survival game featuring people desperate to get out of debt.
Sharing the clip to Instagram with his 4.2 million followers, Nawazuddin captioned it:
“Why do these people keep playing games with me… what do they want???”
Netflix India also shared an edited poster featuring Nawazuddin standing among the Squid Game contestants.
He stood between Abdul Ali, played by Anupam Tripathi, and Seong Gi-hun with a serious expression.
The tagline of the poster read:
“This time Trivedi will also not survive.”
Trivedi is one of the characters from Nawazuddin’s Sacred Games.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui also appears as a gangster, meeting Gal Gadot, Ryan Reynolds and Dwayne Johnson from Red Notice.
When Gal Gadot offers him the golden egg, as seen in the film, Nawazuddin instead demands the actress arranges a different item for him.
The actor says: “I don’t want the egg, I want the chicken.”