"Bollywood Remembers Irrfan Khan On His Birth Anniversary".
Bollywood celebrities remembered the late star Irrfan Khan on his birth anniversary, almost a year after the actor lost his battle with a rare form of cancer.
Celebrities such as Vijay Varma, Anup Soni, filmmaker Anees Bazmee, Nila Madhab, and more remembered the late actor with fondness.
Actor Vijay Varma shared a couple of pictures with Irrfan Khan and wrote, “Happy Birthday Maestro. You are missed every day. Never been such a fanboy for anyone. Memories…2013 Cannes film Festival…2016 inferno screening”
Actor Anup Soni shared, “Happy Birthday Irrfan Bhai...#IrrfanKhan #HappyBirthdayIrrfan @vanityparty”
Filmmaker Anees Bazmee expressed, “To a man who was loved for his work across different film industries worldwide, and whose humble heart touched many lives. Remembering the man and the legend, #IrrfanKhan, on his birth anniversary! #RememberingIrrfanKhan”
“An actor of immense talent, his performances have left audiences in awe, the world over. You left a beautiful legacy behind @irrfank. My humble tributes to #IrrfanKhan on his birth anniversary” wrote filmmaker Nila Madhab Panda.
The actor was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumor in 2018, a rare form of cancer that attacks various parts of the body.
Irrfan Khan was one of India’s finest and most versatile actors with acclaimed performances in films across borders and languages. He is known for his stellar performances in movies like Maqbool, The Namesake, Paan Singh Tomar, Life of Pi, and more. He passed away at a Mumbai hospital in April 2020, leaving his fans, peers, and family in mourning.