Thackeray Movie Review

Thackeray: Is Nawazuddin Siddiqui The Best Actor To Play Bal Thackeray?

Thackeray is the biopic of the controversial leader and founder of Shiv Sena, Bala saheb Thackeray. But all eyes would be on Nawazuddin Siddiqui who’s going to bring the Bal Thackeray back to life on screen. The critics are already gaga over the performance given by Nawazuddin Siddiqui and the industry watchers are predicting a box office collection of 3-4 crore on day 1.


The movie shows the making of Bal Thackeray from a lesser known person to the biggest personality of his time. His journey from the streets of Maharashtra to the power corridors of Delhi is worth watching. Also, the movie highlights his views on important national and international issues especially cricket with Pakistan. In the movie, Thackeray accepts having played a role in Mumbai riots and explains the reason for the very act.

Highlights of the movie 

  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui as Bala saheb Thackeray
  • The views of Bal Thackeray on society and polity
  • A glimpse to the personal life of Shiv Sena founder
  • Making of Shiv Sena as a political party

Thakeray First Look & Poster 

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It is a big poster covered with the images of Bal Thackeray. The first image is a big passport size picture of the political leader but the second picture shows action. It shows Thackeray delivering a political discourse in his traditional style – finger pointed towards the mass gathering. In the bottom, there is name of the movie and it is painted red.

Why watch the movie? 

Shiv Sena followers and Thackeray fans are curious to watch their favorite leader live on the screen. Others can take it as education on the life of one of the biggest political leaders of modern India.

Movie Trailer


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