Outstanding members of the Indian movie trade took to social media to share an outpouring of grief following the demise on Wednesday of high actor Irrfan Khan.
Khan starred in Indian movies together with “Salaam Bombay,” Asif Kapadia’s BAFTA winner “The Warrior” and Tigmanshu Dhulia’s “Paan Singh Tomar.” His credit in Hollywood included “The Lifetime of Pi” “Jurassic World,” “Inferno” and worldwide co-production “Slumdog Millionaire.”
After being recognized with a neuroendocrine tumour in 2018, he was Tuesday admitted into the intensive care unit of Mumbai’s Kokilaben hospital with a colon an infection. He was 53.
Indian celebrity Aamir Khan wrote “Very unhappy to listen to about our expensive colleague Irrfan. How tragic and unhappy. Such a beautiful expertise. My heartfelt condolences to his household and pals. Thanks Irrfan for all the enjoyment you have got delivered to our lives via your work. You’ll be fondly remembered. Love. A,” in a Twitter posting.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas posted an image of herself with Khan on Twitter. “The charisma you delivered to all the pieces you probably did was pure magic. Your expertise solid the way in which for thus many in so many avenues.. You impressed so many people. You’ll actually be missed. Condolences to the household,” she added.
Shah Rukh Khan, India’s main man, wrote: “My good friend…inspiration & the best actor of our occasions. Allah bless your soul Irrfan bhai…will miss you as a lot as cherish the truth that you had been a part of our lives.”
India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi additionally took to Twitter. “Irrfan Khan’s demise is a loss to the world of cinema and theatre. He will likely be remembered for his versatile performances throughout totally different mediums. My ideas are together with his household, pals and admirers. Could his soul relaxation in peace,” he stated.
“An unimaginable expertise .. a gracious colleague, a prolific contributor to the World of Cinema, left us too quickly, creating an enormous vacuum,” tweeted veteran Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan.