Irrfan Khan needs no introduction. Undeniably, Irrfan was one of the finest stars in the Hindi film industry. Irrfan Khan not only successfully carved a niche for himself in Bollywood but was also well-known in the West. His impressive performances in films speak volumes about his versatility as an actor. Khan made his film debut with a small role in Salaam Bombay!, which was followed by years of struggle. After starring in the British film The Warrior, he had his breakthrough with starring roles in the dramas Haasil and Maqbool. He later went on to star in many films and earned a name for himself in the industry.
The actor's career spanned over 30 years and earned him numerous accolades including a National Film Award, an Asian Film Award and also Padma Shri, India's fourth-highest civilian honour. Today, at the 93rd Academy Awards, several celebrities were remembered during the 'In Memoriam' sequence at the event. Among many, was Irrfan Khan, who as many know worked in many films in his career.
We come close to marking one year since cinema lost one of its gem i.e. Irrfan Khan. In 2018, Khan was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumour. The actor died at the age of 53 on April 29, 2020. His death left many in shock and was mourned even by many Hollywood stars, who worked with him in films. Irrfan Khan's son Babil Khan, who is an active social media user often shares posts of his father on Instagram. Having said that, here's a look at times Babil shared fond memories of the late actor.
On his birthday, Babil treated fans with a throwback video of the actor and gave a shoutout to all the technologically inept parents.
Sharing this video of his parents, Babil wrote, "Mera Saya hi tera saya? Dropping ma off at the airport now :("
Irrfan Khan loved swimming and his son Babil shared a video where he can be seen enjoying a dip in ice-cold water. The video will make you miss the actor.
Throwback to the time when Babil shared an old video of the actor savouring pani puri after the shoot. Babil captioned it as, "When you're on diet for so long and then the shoot ends and you can have pani puri."
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