Irrfan Khan: News

17 Nov 2023


'To Kill a Mockingbird,' 'The Namesake': Best Hollywood book-to-film adaptations

When a film is adapted from a novel, it is a fusion of two distinct art forms that not only pays homage to the rich narratives crafted by celebrated authors but also brings these compelling tales to life on the silver screen.

21 Jun 2023

Babil Khan

'Baba loved being a father,' Babil Khan pens heartfelt note

Three years have passed since Bollywood lost its beloved gem, Irrfan Khan. Yet, his legacy lives on, partly through his son, Babil Khan who has started his cinematic journey.

14 Jun 2023


Sanjay Leela Bhansali confirms Abhishek Bachchan in Sahir Ludhianvi biopic

Sanjay Leela Bhansali is one of the most renowned auteurs in the world, known for his distinct style of storytelling. The filmmaker is known for tapping the unexplored potential of various actors.

02 Jun 2023

Farhan Akhtar

'Paan Singh Tomar' or 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'—Twitter debates best biopic

Biopics are an easy favorite among the cinephile community.

29 Apr 2023

Death Anniversary

Irrfan Khan's death anniversary: Revisiting his Hollywood movies

One of the greatest actors ever in Hindi cinema, Irrfan Khan, breathed his last on April 29, 2020, leaving a void in Bollywood that is irreplaceable.

24 Apr 2023


'The Song of Scorpions': Everything to know about Irrfan's swansong

April 28 will be a bittersweet day for the fans of critically acclaimed and much-loved artist Irrfan Khan, as his swansong The Song of Scorpions will release in Indian theaters on upcoming Friday.

19 Apr 2023

Waheeda Rehman

Irrfan Khan's 'The Song of Scorpions' to release in theaters

Irrfan Khan is that rare gem of an actor who had the ability to fit in any given character. He aged like a fine wine with every new film.

07 Apr 2023

Malayalam Movies

On Parvathy Thiruvothu's birthday, watch her top-rated IMDb films

Parvathy Thiruvothu turned a year older on Friday. The 35-year-old is one of the flag bearers of the fight against onscreen sexism in the Malayalam film industry. Time and again, she has spoken up on the role of films in normalizing toxicity in men.

11 Mar 2023

Sourav Ganguly

Top 5 unmissable Indian sports biopics of the last decade

Over the years, sports biopics have become a Bollywood staple, as they honor legends as well as provide inspiration and drama, and audiences embrace this genre.

13 Jan 2023


5 must-watch films of late screenwriter, Sanjay Chouhan

Hindi cinema's screenwriter, Sanjay Chouhan breathed his last on Thursday evening at a private hospital in Mumbai. The news of his death surfaced on Friday.

07 Jan 2023

Hindi Medium

Irrfan Khan birth anniversary: 7 iconic films of versatile actor

The Indian cinema lost one of its finest gems, Irrfan Khan, in April 2020. In a career spanning over three decades, he delivered multiple superhit films that struck a chord with the audience.

08 Jan 2022


'Qissa' director Anup Singh announces book on Irrfan Khan

January 7 marked the birth anniversary of late actor Irrfan Khan.

05 Jan 2022

Ranvir Shorey

'Murder At Teesri Manzil 302': Watch it only for Irrfan

Irrfan Khan, Deepal Shaw, Ranvir Shorey starred Murder At Teesri Manzil 302 is now streaming on ZEE5.

29 Dec 2021


Irrfan Khan's 'Murder at Teesri Manzil 302' getting ZEE5 premiere

Irrfan Khan wasn't just an actor. He was an artist and for the love of art, he did many films that did not have a promising future.

24 Aug 2021

Deepika Padukone

'Piku' sequel: If it happens, what can be the story?

Shoojit Sircar's Piku leaves you with a smile, every single time.

02 Jul 2021

Angrezi Medium

Irrfan Khan's 'Dubai Return' to release at Bandra Film Festival

We are going to see Irrfan Khan again, in a new film and a new avatar.

28 Jun 2021

Babil Khan

Babil quits university to focus on his acting career

Babil Khan, son of late actor Irrfan Khan, has decided to drop out of the film studies course he has been pursuing in the UK.

26 Jun 2021

Shoojit Sircar

Shoojit Sircar and Irrfan Khan's son to work together

Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar has collaborated with late actor Irrfan Khan's son Babil for a project, the makers announced on Saturday.

19 May 2021


Happy Birthday Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Winning hearts with his wise words

Few actors have the ability to completely immerse themselves in their roles and keep the audience intrigued by their mere presence.

17 May 2021


Tigmanshu Dhulia remembers Irrfan Khan on 18th anniversary of 'Haasil'

Actor Irrfan Khan believed that his character of Ranvijay Singh in the 2003 film Haasil would go on to become as iconic as Amjad Khan's villain Gabbar Singh from the cult classic Sholay, director of the movie and his longtime friend Tigmanshu Dhulia has revealed.

29 Apr 2021


Away from stereotypes: The glorious life of Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan's untimely demise has left a void in millions of hearts, permanently.

26 Apr 2021

Academy Awards

Oscars remembers Irrfan and Athaiya; 'My Octopus Teacher' bags award

My Octopus Teacher, which has Indian filmmaker Swati Thiyagarajan as associate producer and production manager, won the best documentary feature at the Oscars, which also honored actor Irrfan Khan and costume designer Bhanu Athaiya in its "In Memoriam" segment.

26 Apr 2021

Rishi Kapoor

Oscars 2021: India's first-Oscar winner, Athaiya, Irrfan Khan, SSR remembered

The 93rd Academy Award was staged today and the film-like show paid tribute to many "legends we've lost," during the 'In Memorium' section.

12 Apr 2021

Rishi Kapoor

Rishi Kapoor, Irrfan Khan remembered at BAFTA 2021, fans emotional

Noted actors Rishi Kapoor and Irrfan Khan, who passed away last year in April, were honored at BAFTA's 'In Memoriam' segment on Sunday.

29 Mar 2021


Babil Khan criticizes journalists who asked if he was high

Late Irrfan Khan's son Babil recently collected two Filmfare Awards conferred posthumously to the legendary actor.

29 Mar 2021

Filmfare Awards

Babil wore father Irrfan Khan's clothes to Filmfare Awards 2021

Irrfan Khan's son Babil was seen attending the 66th Filmfare Awards in Mumbai on Saturday evening to accept two awards on behalf of his late father.

28 Mar 2021


Irrfan Khan's name misspelled as 'Irrif Kahn' at PGA Awards

The 32nd Producers Guild of America (PGA) Awards were presented recently and late actor Irrfan Khan was honored during the "In Memoriam" segment.

28 Mar 2021


Filmfare Awards 2021: 'Thappad', 'Gulabo Sitabo' take home big honors

The 66th annual Filmfare Awards were announced on Saturday evening.

07 Jan 2021


On Irrfan's birth anniversary, son Babil shares a heartfelt post

Late actor Irrfan Khan, who passed away last year, would have turned 54 today.

29 Dec 2020

Taran Adarsh

Irrfan Khan's last film to release in 2021

Irrfan Khan will be seen in his final movie titled The Song of Scorpions, which will be released in early 2021.

25 Dec 2020


Film stars who bid adieu this year

One year ago, nobody would have believed this list.

04 Nov 2020

Salman Khan

Faraaz Khan, actor in 'Mehndi' and 'Fareb,' dies at 46

Actor Faraaz Khan has passed away at the age of 46.

03 Oct 2020


Bengali actor dies of kidney failure due to keto diet

Bengali actor Mishti Mukherjee has died, a statement from her representatives confirmed on Saturday.

01 Oct 2020


Irrfan Khan's wife Sutapa speaks on the insider-outsider debate

Late actor Irrfan Khan's wife Sutapa Sikdar has written a note on Facebook, expressing her views on the "insider-outsider" debate that has dominated discussions about the Hindi film industry in the past few months.

24 Aug 2020

Sushant Singh Rajput

Veteran filmmaker AB Raj passes away at 95

Veteran film director and producer AB Raj (aka Antony Basker Raj) has passed away. He was 95.

31 Jul 2020


Oscar's video about hope features Irrfan. Keep tissues ready!

Late actor Irrfan Khan has been immortalized again by The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science in an inspiring video on hope to tide over the pandemic blues.

27 Jul 2020


Bollywood action director Parvez Khan passes away at 55

Bollywood action director Parvez Khan, best known for his work in Hindi movies such as Andhadhun and Badlapur, passed away on Monday after suffering a massive heart attack. He was 55.

28 Jun 2020


Movie distribution startup FilMe acquires rights to 'Angrezi Medium', 'Bala'

FilMe, a brand new offline film distribution startup, is looking to help filmmakers and producers reach a currently inaccessible set of audience.

'Hasee Toh Phasee' actor Jagesh Mukati passes away at 47

Actor Jagesh Mukati, popular for TV shows like Amita Ka Amit and Shree Ganesh, passed away on Wednesday after suffering an asthma attack. He was 47.

04 Jun 2020


Casting director Krish Kapur passes away at 28

In a terrible piece of news, Bollywood casting director Krish Kapur has passed away due to brain hemorrhage. He was 28.

11 May 2020


Vishal Bhardwaj pens screenplay on bond with Irrfan

It was a dark day for the entire country when Irrfan Khan breathed his last two weeks ago.

04 May 2020


After facing backlash, director Sanjay Gupta deletes offensive tweet

Sanjay Gupta is back in the news for his distasteful comments on social media.

03 May 2020


Neetu, Ranbir host prayer meet for late Rishi Kapoor

Late veteran actor Rishi Kapoor's wife Neetu and son Ranbir organized a prayer meet for him at their residence in Mumbai.

02 May 2020


The final gifts: Two Irrfan Khan movies yet to release

The whole of India witnessed an inconsolable loss as one of our most celebrated actors, Irrfan Khan bid us farewell, a little too early.

01 May 2020


'I have not lost', Sutapa Sikdar's emotional post for Irrfan

After celebrated actor, Irrfan Khan passed away, his wife, Sutapa Sikdar posted a heartfelt message for her late husband.

29 Apr 2020


8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

29 Apr 2020


Irrfan Khan: Lesser-known facts about the late actor

Coming from a humble background and starting out small in the industry, Irrfan Khan defeated all odds to become one of the most loved actors in the country.

29 Apr 2020

Kareena Kapoor Khan

We laughed about you dying: What Irrfan's last director said

The last movie Bollywood's celebrated actor Irrfan Khan worked in was Angrezi Medium. It told the tale of a father, who runs a sweet shop, wanting to get his daughter admitted to a premiere London university.

29 Apr 2020


RIP Irrfan, the void you created will never be filled

"I suppose in the end, the whole of life becomes an act of letting go, but what always hurts the most is not taking a moment to say goodbye." These lines from Irrfan Khan's movie Life of Pi sums his demise.