Irrfan Khan's next with Pak actress gets stalled; #KeepCinemaOutofPolitics starts trending

Irrfan Khan's next film is in trouble thanks to the current whiplash that films with Pakistani artistes are facing.

FP Staff October 18, 2016 10:50:40 IST
Irrfan Khan's next with Pak actress gets stalled; #KeepCinemaOutofPolitics starts trending

Irrfan Khan's next film, after his Hollywood release Inferno with Tom Hanks, is in trouble thanks to the current whiplash that films with Pakistani artistes are facing.

The film, tentatively titled Hindi Medium, is indefinitely postponed due to the lead actress from Pakistan Saba Qamar, reports DNA. The film was supposed to be directed by Saket Chaudhry of Pyaar Ke Side Effects fame.

Meanwhile, as the country debates over whether Anurag Kashyap is right in questioning the PM's visit to Pakistan in December, #KeepCinemaOutOfPolitics has been trending on Twitter.

Here's what Twitterati is saying (suffice it to say that there was no unison on this):

An interesting point; 31st October is a film that traces the aftermath of Indira Gandhi's assasination

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