Siddharth Nigam is an Indian actor who works in Indian television and films. He is well-known for playing child Sahir and Samar in the film Dhoom 3, young Mauryan prince Ashoka in the television series Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat, on Colours, Prince Bindusara in the film Chandra Nandini on StarPlus, and Aladdin in the film Aladdin – Naam Toh Suna Hoga. on Sony SAB.
Nigam was raised in the city of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. His mother operates an NGO and a beauty salon, and his older brother, Abhishek Nigam, is also an actor. At Khelgaon Public School, where he studied his tenth grade year and trained in gymnastics, he completed his education. At the 58th National School Games in Pune, Nigam won a gold medal in parallel bar and a silver medal in high bar. Later, he relocated from Allahabad to Mumbai. Nigam enrolled at Thakur College in Kandivali, Mumbai, in 2021 to pursue a degree. In addition, Nigam has two homes in Mumbai.
|Born||13 September 2000 Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh|
|Height||in feet & inches- 5’6”|
|Education||Thakur College, Mumbai|
In a Bournvita commercial, Nigam debuted his acting career in 2011. The producers of the movie Dhoom 3 invited him for an audition to play the Young Sahir/Samar after seeing him in an advertisement. The movie, which was helmed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, debuted on December 20, 2013. “Siddharth Nigam is a talent to watch out for, he’s superb!” Taran Adarsh of the entertainment website Bollywood Hungama wrote in his review. He “lights up the screen with his self-assured performance and charming presence,” Suhani Singh wrote in an article for India Today.
He made his television debut in the mythological drama series Maha Kumbh: Ek Rahasaya, Ek Kahani. after making a successful film debut in the character of Young Rudra. On Life Ok television, the programme debuted on December 15, 2014. Nigam played the title character of Young Ashoka in the historical drama series Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat, which premiered in February 2015. On Comedy Comedy Nights with Kapil‘s special Mahashivratri episode airing on February 15, 2015, Nigam made an appearance as a guest. He appeared as a participant in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9 in 2016 and afterwards portrayed Young Shivaji in Peshwa Bajirao.
Siddharth portrayed Aladdin in Sony SAB‘s Aladdin—Naam Toh Suna Hoga from 2018 to 2021. He last appeared as Shivaay in Hero – Gayab Mode On by Sony SAB. Nigam’s upcoming film, The Shoonyah: Chapter 1 – Blow of the War Horns, will feature him as the lead. Nigam debuted as a singer and songwriter in March 2022 with Tum Mili.
In April 2023, Nigam was seen in Salman Khan‘s Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan.