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Anniversary special: these 5 Hollywood films of Irrfan Khan prove that he was a “treasure” for Bollywood

Actor Irrfan Khan has captivated audiences around the world with his impeccable performance. Over the years, he has found the right balance between Hollywood and Bollywood. Without a godfather in the film industry, he has become one of the most sought after actors due to his hard work.

It is without a doubt Irrfan’s dedication to his work that has earned him recognition in Hollywood as well. Talented actor Irrfan Khan has worked with a plethora of Hollywood films and left a deep impression on audiences.

Even in his “Inferno” outing in New Hollywood, Irrfan was seen with his co-star Tom Hanks. The Oscar-winning actor said working with Irrfan was wonderful.

5 Hollywood movies in which Irrfan Khan’s performance stunned everyone.

1. The namesake

Namesake is the wonderful story of a US-born Gogol, the son of an Indian immigrant, who tries to choose between two worlds, despite his family’s reluctance to learn their traditional customs. Irrfan’s portrayal of a sensitive Bengali husband and father in this film is simply fascinating. Irrfan Khan and Tabu were seen in the lead roles in this film.

2. The warrior

This Indo-British production takes you on the journey of a warrior who becomes the prey of a deadly hunt through the Himalayan mountains. This film brought Irrfan his first international recognition. The film received two BAFTAs, including the award for best British film.

3. The life of Pi

“Life of Pi” by Oscar-winning director Ang Lee is based on the novel “Fantasy” by Yen Marshall. The film also stars Bollywood actors Irrfan Khan and Tabu. Tabu and Irrfan have already worked together in the films Maqbool and Namesake. The Life of Pi is the story of a boy named Pi. Whoever gets on a boat starts to sink in the middle of the path and only Pai remains. He finds an orangutan, a zebra and a Bengal tiger Richard Parker with him in the lifeboat. With all this, he spends 227 days in the water. Pi’s life is the story of the many hardships he faced during this time.

4. Slumdog millionaire

Even though Irrfan Khan did not appear as a main actor in the film, he did make an impact with his small role. In this movie he played the role of a cop. “Slumdog Millionaire” won the award for best picture by beating all films. Slumdog Millionaire won awards in eight categories. They are: best film, direction, writing (adapted script), musical song, musical score, editing, sound mixing, cinematography.

5. Jurassic World

Irrfan wowed audiences again with his stellar performance in this film. The film revolves around a new theme park called Jurassic World, the original site of Jurassic World. Irrfan played the part of the owner, Simon Masrani in the film and one of his dialogues that summed up the film was – “This will give parents nightmares”.

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