Bollywood lost one of the best actor Irrfan Khan. Remembering him lets find out some of the unknown facts about Irrfan Khan. Irrfan Khan had a very successful acting career not only in Bollywood but also in Hollywood. He was the face of Indian cinema in the west. With effortless acting, he is admired with his top-notch performances in movies like The Lunchbox, Life Of pie, Maqbool, and many more. Let’s find out 10 Unknown Irrfan Khan Facts:
1. His real name:
Irrfan Khan was essentially from Jaipur, Rajasthan, and his genuine name was Sahabzade Irfan Ali Khan.
2.Rejected Christopher Nolan:
It is very difficult to accept that an on-screen character can decline to work with Christopher Nolan yet Irrfan did this when he was drawn closer for a decent job in “Interstellar” as he was at that point occupied with “The Lunchbox” and “D-Day”
Find unknown facts about Irrfan Khan. His life journey with some less known facts that the world knows, From an AC technician to wannabe cricketer!
3. Start of acting journey:
Irrfan’s family was not convinced with his choice of turning into a cricketer and it was simply after he got a grant in National School Drama that his journey in acting began.
4. His first Job in Mumbai:
He confronted numerous battles and hardships before getting fruitful as an on-screen character. He filled in as an air-conditioned system technician to help himself when he came to Mumbai and this was his first employment in the city.
5. His visit to Rajesh Khanna’s home:
It isn’t confirmed however it is being said that one of the first houses that he visited as an air-conditioned system technician was of hotshot Rajesh Khanna.
6. Introduction in Salaam Bombay:
Irrfan made his introduction in Bollywood in 1988 with the film Salaam Bombay which was composed and coordinated by Mira Nair. Around then, Irrfan was in the last year of his NSD course, and the film was likewise designated for the Academy Awards.
7. The extra R in his name:
It is very typical for the Bollywood celebs to include additional letters in order in their names according to the interest of numerology; in any case, the additional R in Irrfan’s name isn’t a result of numerology however for the way that Irrfan loved the sound that was created by including an additional R.
8. Decided to stop acting:
Sometime in the past, Irrfan Khan needed to stop going about as he was generally getting work in TV serials and no good thing was occurring in motion pictures for him. In any case, at that point he found the opportunity of working in Asif Kapadia coordinated film “The Warrior” (2001) which expanded his fame, all things considered, and from that point onward, he gave numerous significant acting exhibitions in various flicks.
9. His family:
Irrfan was hitched to Sutapa Sikdar, whom he knew from the times of NSD. The couple got favored with two children – Babil and Ayan.
10.Wanted to be a cricketer:
Irrfan may have worked in Hindi as well as in British and American motion pictures too yet you will be astonished to realize that he would not like to turn into an entertainer and rather, he wished to seek after cricket as his vocation.
You will be missed Irrfan SIr! Thanks for all the memories you have given to us.