Bollywood star Irrfan Khan, known internationally for his roles in hit films “Life Of Pi”, “Slumdog Millionaire,” and “Jurassic World” died Wednesday, his representatives confirmed. He was 53.

“It’s saddening that, we’ve to bring forward the news of his death,” read a press release from Khan’s PR agency, Hardly Anonymous Communications. “Irrfan was a robust soul, someone who fought till the very end and always inspired everyone who came on the brink of him.”
Khan, one among India’s best-known and most beloved actors, revealed in March 2018 that he had been diagnosed with a rare neuroendocrine tumor — an abnormal growth that begins within the body’s specialized neuroendocrine cells, consistent with the Mayo Clinic.

actor irrfan khan

Khan was known for his nuanced and understated performances, with many calling him one among India’s most talented actors.

Irrfan Khan, the actor of ‘Maqbool’ and ‘Angrezi Medium’ tribute to Bollywood star’s

He was so highly respected, director Wes Anderson once wrote him apart with great care he could work with him.
He later underwent treatment during a London hospital for the illness, which affects cells that release hormones into the bloodstream.

Khan had been in medical care during a Mumbai hospital since Tuesday with a colon infection.

Bollywood stars and politicians rushed to pay tribute on social media.

“An incredible talent… a gracious colleague… a prolific contributor to the planet of Cinema… left us timely … creating an enormous vacuum,” superstar actor Amitabh Bachchan who worked with him on the film Piku, tweeted.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi described his death as “a loss to the planet of cinema and theatre”.

“He is going to be remembered for his versatile performances across different mediums. My thoughts are together with his family, friends, and admirers. May his soul rest in peace,” he tweeted.


The last rites of the actor were performed by his sons Babil and Ayan. a press release released by his family said, “Irrfan was buried at the Versova kabrastan in Mumbai at 3 pm this afternoon soon after the news of his death was announced. In presence were his family, close relatives, and friends. Everyone paid their final respects and mourned the loss of his death. We pray for his peace and that we hope he’s during a better place today. He was strong in his fight, and that we all need to be strong.

His spokesperson said he had ‘spent his final hours surrounded by his love, his family for whom he most cared about.’

They wrote during a statement: ‘”I trust, I even have surrendered”, these were a number of the various words that Irrfan expressed during a heartfelt note he wrote in 2018 opening up about his fight with cancer.

His grace and dignity alongside his monumental talent as an artist, actor – a portrayer of humanity altogether it’s shapes and forms made me not only have deep admiration for him but I instinctively wanted to emulate that grace in my career also .’

irrfan khan with dev patel ,anil kapoor and freida pinto

“I’m sorry to listen to about the passing of Irrfan Khan. a flexible & talented actor, he was a well-liked Indian brand ambassador on the worldwide film & TV stage. He is going to be greatly missed. My condolences to his family, friends & fans at this point of grief,” top Congress leader Rahul Gandhi wrote on Twitter.

The actor’s last tweet was on a personality from Angrezi Medium, his last film. “Mr. Champak’s state of mind: Love from the withinensuring to point out it outside!” he had tweeted on April 12.

People

Why Nicole Trunfio Falls in Love With L’Oréal Paris Brand ?

Why Nicole Trunfio Falls in Love With L’Oréal Paris Brand ?

What I love about @lorealparis True Match foundation is that it’s a super-blendable liquid foundation that perfectly matches the colour of my skin and has made my skin feel smooth and soft. The formula has my favourite ingredient, Hyaluronic Acid which keeps my skin hydrated. I can’t get enough of it!

Are Kylie Jenner And Travis Scott Back Together; Celebrated Thanksgiving Together With Their Daughter Stromi

Are Kylie Jenner And Travis Scott Back Together; Celebrated Thanksgiving Together With Their Daughter Stromi

Kylie Jenner and her baby daddy Travis Scott spent Thanksgiving together with their daughter Stormi. As per the source, they celebrated the holiday on Thursday in Palm Springs, alongside her sisters Kendall Jenner and Khloe Kardashian. Her mom Kris Jenner also joined the celebration.

Memphis Garrett Is in Relationship With Christmas Abbott And His Ex-Girlfriend!

Memphis Garrett Is in Relationship With Christmas Abbott And His Ex-Girlfriend!

Memphis Garrett is famous for his appearance in Big Brother. During his filming the 22nd season of the show, he grew closer to Christmas Abbott.

Is Younes Bendjima back in the life of Kourtney Kardashian?

Is Younes Bendjima back in the life of Kourtney Kardashian?

Younes Bendjima is an Algerian athlete-turned-model. He is best known for hanging out and possibly dating, Kourtney.But they separated and now it appears that Younes is trying to be back in her life. What is the latest on their relationship?

Titanic actor Leonardo DiCaprio celebrates girlfriend 23rd birthday with yacht party

Titanic actor Leonardo DiCaprio celebrates girlfriend 23rd birthday with yacht party

Leonardo DiCaprio and girlfriend Camila Morrone head to her 23rd birthday yacht party. "Titanic" star, 45, was seen celebrating on a yacht to praise

Andrea Swift The mother of Taylor Swift has brain tumor!

Andrea Swift The mother of Taylor Swift has brain tumor!

It is sad but true! The mother of the famous singer Taylor Swift, Andrea Swift has a brain tumor.Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter and actress best known for her narrative songs which usually describe her personal life.