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  • Irrfan Khan: I don't have the attitude that I am doing Holywood films 17 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan says he doesn't have any attitude that he is doing Hollywood projects. "I don't have the attitude that I'm doing Holywood films as such. At the end of the day, you are a common man. I don't live in a dillusional world," Irrfan, who has acted in...
  • My graduate degree didn't pay in acting career, says actor Irrfan Khan 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Irrfan Khan, who has always chosen to tread the unbeaten path in Hindi filmdom, believes in "wholesome" education, but says his own graduation degree turned out to be "useless" for his career as an actor. Some of Bollywood's leading actors have made it big with their talent despite not...
  • Education plays a very important role in moulding a child's future, says Irrfan Khan 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Actor Irrfan Khan joined hands with consumer products company Procter & Gamble (P&G) to visit one of their schools in the national capital where he shared some of his childhood memories with children and emphasised on the importance of education for a better future. "I'm extremely thrilled to be...
  • After 'Piku', Irrfan Khan wants to again work with Amitabh Bachchan 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan, who landed an opportunity to work with Amitabh Bachchan in 'Piku', says they share a "memorable chemistry" in the film and that he'd love to again work with the megastar. "The chemistry between Bachchan sahab and me in the film has been very memorable and I would want...
  • 'Piku' fulfilled Irrfan Khan's desire for romantic, comedy film 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan, who is known more for his serious and offbeat roles on the big screen, is happy to have done a film like 'Piku'. It has fulfilled his desire of dabbling with the romantic and comedy genre. He now wants to do more of romantic films, "provided that the...
  • Deepika Padukone, Irrfan Khan unveil Piku's Melange Collection 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone along with 'Piku' co-star Irrfan Khan and director Shoojit Sircar unveiled the 'Piku Melange Collection', an ethnic fusion collection from Melange by clothing brand Lifestyle. The collection takes inspiration from Deepika's carefree, modern meets ethnic styling in the upcoming family comedy drama and aims at giving consumers...
  • Was scared to bring Amitabh Bachchan, Irrfan Khan together: Shoojit Sircar April 23, 2015

    New Delhi: It was something of a feat for Shoojit Sircar to bring Amitabh Bachchan and Irrfan Khan together in his film 'Piku' but the director says he was initially unsure how the two stars would react to each other's presence. 'Piku', also starring Deepika Padukone in the titular role, is...
  • I can never replace Irrfan Khan: Jackky Bhagnani April 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Jackky Bhagnani stepped into Irffan Khan's shoes for 'Welcome To Karachi' after the latter walked out of the film due to his other commitments. But the younger actor does not feel he can ever "replace" a "supreme actor" like Irrfan. "I feel Irrfan sir is a supreme actor. I...
  • Irrfan Khan heading to Budapest for 'Inferno' April 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan is set to pack his bags and head to Budapest for his next Hollywood venture "Inferno", directed by Ron Howard. The "Haider" actor will be sharing screen space with Hollywood star Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones in the film adaptation of Dan Brown's book. "This trip...
  • Amitabh Bachchan makes 'Piku' trailer launch event special for journalists' parents March 27, 2015

    Mumbai: As 'Piku' dwells on a father-daughter relationship, a unique promotional stint was planned for the unveiling of its trailer here. Mediapersons invited to the launch were asked to bring their parents to meet the star cast -- Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan. Big B unveiled the film's official...
  • 'Hera Pheri 3': Kay Kay Menon not a replacement to Irrfan Khan says director Neeraj Vora March 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Director Neeraj Vora says it won't be right to call Kay Kay Menon's inclusion in the film's cast as a 'replacement' for Irrfan Khan. "We can't call it as a replacement as we were keen to cast Irrfan, but he was busy and his dates were not matching. So, we...
  • Working with Shabana Azmi like crossing a milestone: Sanjay Gupta March 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta is elated over teaming up with Shabana Azmi for his film 'Jazbaa'. He says working with the veteran actress and social activist takes his career to a new high. The filmmaker took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share his thoughts before starting the shoot with the actress...
  • Konkona Sen Sharma plays Dr Nupur Talwar in film on Aarushi murder case March 5, 2015

    Kolkata: Actress Konkona Sen Sharma is set to star in 'Nyoda', a film based on the sensational Aarushi Talwar murder case. "I have worked under Meghna Gulzar in 'Nyoda' and I found the role crucial and interesting. I worked with Irrfan Khan. This is a story handled sensitively by Meghna,"...
  • Irrfan breaks the fatigue of a shoot with his sudden urge to fly kites or a game of cricket: Tillotama Shome on her 'Qissa' co-star March 5, 2015

    New Delhi: The dark yet lyrical world that director Anup Singh created in 'Qissa' attracted Tillotama Shome to come onboard for the critically acclaimed Punjabi film, set in the post-Partition era. As someone who has built a career out of playing unique and memorable characters be it in 'Monsoon Wedding',...
  • Shooting with Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan for 'Piku'; they look rather unusual and hilarious: Amitabh Bachchan February 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Amitabh Bachchan, who surprises his fans with each film, says "unusual works" will back his next movie "Piku". "The shoot for the PR of 'Piku' has begun and there are some most unusual works being done. Today we were a part of it along with Deepika (Padukone) and Irrfan...
  • Irrfan Khan's 'Jurassic World' character to feature in a new video game February 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan's role in the upcoming fourth installment of the 'Jurassic Park' franchise will be a part of the first ever video game based on the film series. Irrfan plays Simon Masrani, CEO of the Masrani Corporation and the owner of Jurassic World in the movie, which has been...
  • 'Qissa' review: It's in tradition of compelling folktale that you can't shake off once you've heard it February 20, 2015

    Cast: Irrfan Khan, Tillotama Shome, Tisca Chopra Director: Anup Singh 'Qissa', directed and co-written by Anup Singh, is the haunting tale of a girl who grows up as a boy. The film shows a Partition-displaced Sikh villager Umber Singh (Irrfan Khan), so consumed by his hunger to have a son that...
  • Shabana Azmi says 'Qissa' is 'masterful and restrained'; praises Irrfan Khan, Tisca Chopra February 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Veteran actress-social activist Shabana Azmi heaped praise on Punjabi feature film "Qissa", which narrates the life of a Sikh family post-partition. She said the film depicted the turmoil after the partition in a true yet restrained form. "Anup Singhs direction is masterful n restrained. He shows how suggested violence is...
  • Irrfan Khan to share screen space with Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones in 'Inferno' February 18, 2015

    Los Angeles: Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan has been roped in for yet another Hollywood project -- this time he will share screen space with Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones in the upcoming mystery thriller film "Inferno". Apart from the 48-year-old, "Inferno", the third film in the franchise that launched with "The...
  • Nimrat Kaur all set to dazzle on the BAFTA red carpet; to represent 'The Lunchbox' February 7, 2015

    Mumbai: After making heads turn at the red carpet of Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, actress Nimrat Kaur is now headed to London to support her film 'The Lunchbox', which has been nominated for the British Academy Of Films and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards. The actress, who was lauded...
  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan starts shooting for 'Jazbaa'; director Sanjay Gupta shares photo on Twitter February 4, 2015

    Mumbai: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has started shooting her comeback film 'Jazbaa', an action-thriller directed by Sanjay Gupta.The 'Guzaarish' star, who is returning to the silver screen after a gap of five years, will share the screen space with Irrfan, Shabana Azmi and Anupam Kher.Gupta took to Twitter to share the...
  • Irrfan, Arshad, Manoj are better actors than me, says Naseeruddin Shah January 22, 2015

    Jaipur: The front lawn of the historic Diggi Palace was absolutely packed as stalwarts Girish Karnad and Naseeruddin Shah took center stage on the first day of the Jaipur Literature Festival. The two actors discussed cinema and Shah's recently released autobiography 'And Then One Day' in front of a packed,...
  • Aishwarya Rai joins Shabana Azmi, Anupam Kher, Irrfan Khan for a script reading session of Sanjay Gupta's 'Jazbaa' January 14, 2015

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is back in the spot light with her forthcoming release, Sanjay Gupta's 'Jazbaa'. And on Tuesday afternoon, Bachchan Bahu joined the rest of the cast of 'Jazbaa' including Shabana Azmi, Anupam Kher, Irrfan Khan for a script reading session at a suburban hotel in Mumbai. The...
  • Aishwarya Rai's comeback film 'Jazbaa' schedule postponed; co-star Irrfan Khan goes through minor surgery January 13, 2015

    The first shooting schedule of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's comeback vehicle 'Jazbaa' has got postponed due to costar Irrfan Khan's minor surgery. Irrfan, who has been suffering from a chronic backache for a long time now, recently underwent a minor surgery. To be directed by Sanjay Gupta, 'Jazbaa' is a remake of...