Irrfan Khan’s wife, Sutapa Sikdar, became emotional while talking about the late actor at the ongoing International Film Festival (IFFI) in India, and said that his finish line came too soon. The 51st edition of IFFI paid tribute to the late actor, and Sutpa was present at the event along with son Babil Khan. Irrfan’s acclaimed hit “Paan Singh Tomar” was released on the occasion. The 2010 release gave Irfan the trophy for Best Actor at the 60th National Film Awards, while Tigmanshu Dhulia’s directorial was adjudged Best Film. Irrfan Khan’s son Babil Khan will ‘start looking in offers’ for films after May
“It was a very brave decision to get out of the house and join the festival. One needs closure to move forward and IFFI is a closure for me. It’s there as we did 30 years ago as students. I have done it. It feels good. Sutapa said that the person and IFFI could not have chosen a better film to be together as the film talks of reaching a race and finishing line. Irfan’s finish line too soon Has arrived, but we are proud of that. Pankaj Tripathi revealed Irrfan Khan is the only actor to inspire people to watch his movies!
Irrfan is known for his signature screen appearances that make his films memorable. Apart from “Paan Singh Tomar”, his unforgettable performances include “The Lunchbox”, “Maqbool”, “Kissa”, “The Namesake”, “Hasil”, “Life in a … Metro”, “Hindi Medium” and ” Includes. English Medium “. The actor received treatment in the UK while battling neuroendocrine tumors for almost a year. He returned to India in February 2020, just before the release of his final film,” English Medium “, in March 2020. Irrfan’s. He died on April 29, 2020. He was 53 years old.
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