- Homi Adajania spoke about Irrfan Khan’s love for acting, adding that it is hard to think about cinema without thinking about him. Irrfan died on April 29, 2020, after a two-year battle with cancer.
Published April 22, 2021 15:20 IST
Director Homi Adajania said that the late actor Irrfan Khan loved acting and it is hard to think about cinema without thinking about him. Homi directed Angrezi Medium, Irrfan’s final film. He died on April 29, 2020, after a two-year battle with cancer.
“At the end of our shooting, Irrfan told me that he had profoundly changed as a person. He had his fair share of pain, but he redefined it as another feeling in his mind. It didn’t please him, but it was different. there was simply no more pain. He also didn’t want fame or stardom anymore, but when he said “Yaar Homi, mujhe acting se bahut mohabbat hai (My friend Homi, I love to act)”, he didn’t act, I could feel his words. It’s hard to think of cinema without thinking of Irrfan and the craft he loved gave him so much joy.I think his audiences somehow felt this same joy.I am eternally grateful that I walked a few steps from his journey with him and so that we can fill those steps with so much laughter and joy in such a short time, ”Homi told a major newspaper.
Homi continued, “Irrfan told me that if he could go back in time and change anything, anything, in his life journey, he would not change anything. He laughed at the human problem of identifying us with labels given by others – ‘Irrfan Khan the crossover success “,” Irrfan the Superstar “or simply” Irrfan Khan “the name. He managed to approach his truth, he looked at himself from within and said that in a hundred lives he would not do so. reached this realization if he had not had this experience. “
Irrfan Angrezi Medium’s film was one of the last few films to be released before the nation was hit by the coronavirus blockade in 2020. It later received an early broadcast release.
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Ever since he lost his father, Irrfan’s son, Babil, has shared memories of him on Instagram. Recently he posted an unseen picture of Irrfan with actor Amitabh Bachchan. In the photo, the duo is seen embracing with Irrfan’s back turned to the camera. Amitabh also praised a teaser of Qala, the debut project of Babil and Babil.