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Irrfan Khan who has delivered amazing performances in Holywood movies like Namesake, Life of Pi, Jurrasic World, Inferno and many others. Irrfan’s dedication towards exploring various characters has given him huge recognition in the west. This talented actor has worked with the cram of talented directors and filmmakers with names like Asif Kapadia, Ron Howard, Mira Nair, Ritesh Batra and cooactors like Tom Hanks, Chris Pratt, Kelly McDonald etc.
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His upcoming international venture Song of Scorpion which has its Asia premiere at the much acclaimed MAMI film festival earned it rave reviews unanimously appreciating the film for its content and for Irrfan’s stellar performance. This came right after the much successful premiere of the film at the prestigious Locarno Film Festival where the film had its World Premiere.
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Starting his career from TV to gaining prominence in Hindi cinema, Irrfan Khan is a trendsetter of a kind who has successfully made that transition of TV to the big screen and beyond. He made his debut with a small yet role in Salaam Bombay. It was, however, cult film Haasil which got Irrfan into the limelight.
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Irrfan has experimented with all kinds of genre and roles be his roles in Maqbool, Life in a Metro, Paan Singh Tomar, Lunchbox, Talvar or light-hearted characters in Piku, Hindi Medium, etc; his performance has left his audiences with a desire for more. His upcoming film Qarib Qarib Singlle is also such light-hearted take on modern-day relationships proving yet again that Irrfan truly has increasingly become the torchbearer of film with great content which also rule the box office.
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Over the years Irrfan has not only managed to strike the perfect balance between Hollywood and Bollywood but also been a part of World cinema. With working in German film- Shadows of Time, Canadian film Partition, Qissa- an Indian-German Punjabi Film to now releasing bilingual Bangladeshi film Doob: No Bed of Roses, he went on to become one of the most sought-after actors owing to his hard work.