- Homi Adajania has spoken about Irrfan Khan’s love of acting, adding that it’s hard to think of cinema without thinking about it. Irrfan died on April 29, 2020, after a two-year long battle with cancer.
PUBLIC ON April 22, 2021 03:20 PM IST
Director Homi Adajania has said that the late actor Irrfan Khan loves acting and it’s hard to think of a cinema without thinking about it. Homi Angrezi Medium, Irrfan’s last film. He died on April 29, 2020, after a two-year battle with cancer.
“Towards the end of our shooting, Irrfan told me he had changed deeply as a person. He had his fair share of pain but redefined it as another feeling in his mind. He said it wasn’t pleasant, but it was different. It wasn’t He no longer wanted fame or stardom, but when he said ‘Yaar Homi, mujhe acting se bahut mohabbat hai (My friend Homi, I love acting)’, he wasn’t acting, I could feel his words It’s hard to think of a cinema without thinking of Irrfan and the craft he loved so much gave him such joy. I think his audiences somehow felt this same joy. eternal about walking a few steps of his journey with him and for us to be able to fill those steps with so much laughter and joy in such a short amount of time, “Homi told a prime day.
Homi continued, “Irrfan told me that if he could go back in time and change something, anything, in the course of his life, it wouldn’t change a thing. He laughed at the human position of identifying ourselves through labels given by others – ‘Irrfan Khan the transcendent success’, ‘Irrfan the Superstar’ or just the name ‘Irrfan Khan’, he had found his truth, he had begun to look at himself from the inside and he said that in a hundred ages he would not have achieved this realization had he not had this experience. “
Irrfan’s film, Angrezi Medium, was one of the last few films released before the nation was hit by the coronavirus lockout in 2020. Later, it received an early streaming release.
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Since losing his father, Irrfan’s son Babil has been sharing memories of him on Instagram. He had recently posted an unprecedented photo of Irrfan with actor Amitabh Bachchan. The duo is pictured embracing with Irrfan’s back turned towards the camera. Amitabh had also praised a teaser from Qala, Babil and Babil’s first project.