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Here's why Irrfan Khan's son Babil could be the next promising debutant on the block!
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Here's why Irrfan Khan's son Babil could be the next promising debutant on the block!

The actor is set to give the audiences a very unique cinematic experience in the form of Qala that will soon stream on Netflix.

Shantaram: Whose Bombay is this anyway?
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Shantaram: Whose Bombay is this anyway?

Predictability is the least of the crimes in Shantaram. Puerility and the complete absence of authenticity are what pull this slack, sluggish, and silly adaptation of the bestseller to the level of a death-seller.

Irrfan Khan's dream role was Sahir Ludhianvi; who will play Sahir now?
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Irrfan Khan's dream role was Sahir Ludhianvi; who will play Sahir now?

In fact, so convinced was Irrfan he was born to play Sahir that when he heard other actors like Farhan Akhtar, Shah Rukh Khan and Abhishek Bachchan being considered for Sahir’s role in a biopic to be produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, he told me, “No that is a mistake. Only I can play Sahir."

When Irrfan Khan once said to Shah Rukh Khan,
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When Irrfan Khan once said to Shah Rukh Khan, "Mohabattein earned a lot of money but you didn’t do much in the film"

The late Irrfan Khan was seen hosting the Filmfare Awards back in 2016 when he took a dig at Shah Rukh Khan’s film Mohabbatein, which also starred Amitabh Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in crucial roles.

Who is Kamaal Rashid Khan aka KRK?
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Who is Kamaal Rashid Khan aka KRK?

Actor-turned-critic Kamal Rashid Khan's social media attacks on the entertainment industry. He was recently arrested over his controversial tweets he made back in 2020. Here is all you need to know about KRK and his claim to fame,

Film critic Kamaal R Khan arrested over his controversial tweets in 2020
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Film critic Kamaal R Khan arrested over his controversial tweets in 2020

The actor-turned critic was arrested by the Malad Police in Mumbai after a complaint filed by Yuva Sena’s Rahul Kanal.

Babil Khan says he was broken after father Irrfan Khan’s death; opens up on his debut film
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Babil Khan says he was broken after father Irrfan Khan’s death; opens up on his debut film

Talking about the time, Babil recently revealed that he was completely “broken and vulnerable,” due to which he didn’t think much about the script and the story and went for the auditions.

When did Suraj Sharma, the Ang Lee young man, stop shining?
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When did Suraj Sharma, the Ang Lee young man, stop shining?

I had spoken to Suraj after the release of The Illegal, and he was hopeful the future of Asian actors in world cinema. He felt there are better roles for people of colour. "Their stories and perspective shape the roles the actors get to play. This space is becoming more and more honest."

Babil Khan remembers father Irrfan Khan on his second death anniversary
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Babil Khan remembers father Irrfan Khan on his second death anniversary

On Irrfan Khan’s second death anniversary, his son Babil Khan penned an emotional open letter addressed to his father

Anup Singh on Irrfan Khan: ‘He was a creative fabulation in the realm of a director’s spirit’
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Anup Singh on Irrfan Khan: ‘He was a creative fabulation in the realm of a director’s spirit’

In conversation with writer-filmmaker Anup Singh on his book Irrfan: Dialogues with the Wind (2022) and how the living, breathing Irrfan Khan had filled him with curiosity, kindled a sense of adventure in his most banal daily routines and set his imagination ablaze.

On Irrfan Khan's death anniversary, remembering the actor who lived like a monk
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On Irrfan Khan's death anniversary, remembering the actor who lived like a monk

Irrfan balanced his aesthetic acme with moral equity to match. He never did anything that would compromise his sense of self-worth

Irrfan: Dialogues with the Wind book review — A filmmaker's hauntingly beautiful recollection of his actor, friend
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Irrfan: Dialogues with the Wind book review — A filmmaker's hauntingly beautiful recollection of his actor, friend

Anup Singh has memorialised his talented, driven, introspective friend whom he directed in two films, Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost and The Song of Scorpions.

How Shoojit Sircar's Piku, Satyajit Ray's Aranyer Din Ratri transport me back to dining table, food escapades of my Bengali home
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How Shoojit Sircar's Piku, Satyajit Ray's Aranyer Din Ratri transport me back to dining table, food escapades of my Bengali home

"Interestingly, Piku is obsessed with food in a way that's familiar to all upper-class Bengalis, but the obsession manifests through the constant talk of shit and diseases, which also, very honestly, is quite familiar to this group of people."

Irrfan Khan’s wife Sutapa Sikdar tests positive for Covid-19, Srijit Mukerji tests negative
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Irrfan Khan’s wife Sutapa Sikdar tests positive for Covid-19, Srijit Mukerji tests negative

Late actor Irrfan Khan’s wife Sutapa Sikdar took to Facebook to share that she has tested positive for coronavirus.

On Irrfan Khan's birth anniversary, celebrating a man whose films may have failed, but the actor in him never did
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On Irrfan Khan's birth anniversary, celebrating a man whose films may have failed, but the actor in him never did

Looking back, it seems ominous that the last Hindi film to hit movie theatres in 2020 was Irrfan Khan's Angrezi Medium. Thereafter the world went underground.

On Irrfan Khan's 55th birth anniversary, revisiting characters brought alive by this versatile actor
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On Irrfan Khan's 55th birth anniversary, revisiting characters brought alive by this versatile actor

From Maqbool to Rana in Piku, here’s looking at some of the most memorable roles of Irrfan Khan since his debut with a cameo in Mira Nair’s Salaam Bombay in 1988

R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyendu, Babil Khan star in YRF series The Railway Men, based on Bhopal gas tragedy
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R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyendu, Babil Khan star in YRF series The Railway Men, based on Bhopal gas tragedy

This series will be a tribute to the unsung heroes of the Bhopal gas tragedy that took place in the year 1984.

Irrfan Khan's son Babil drops out of college to pursue career in Bollywood: 'Giving it all to acting as of now'
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Irrfan Khan's son Babil drops out of college to pursue career in Bollywood: 'Giving it all to acting as of now'

Babil is set to make his acting debut with director Anvita Dutt's Netflix film Qala, also featuring Bulbbul star Tripti Dimri.

Shoojit Sircar collaborates with Irrfan Khan's son Babil for untitled project
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Shoojit Sircar collaborates with Irrfan Khan's son Babil for untitled project

"Honoured to take forward your legacy Irrfan sir," Shoojit Sircar's producing partner Ronnie Lahiri wrote, sharing a picture with Babil Khan on Instagram

Bollywood Art Project creates mural featuring Asha Parekh, Waheeda Rehman, Helen in Mumbai
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Bollywood Art Project creates mural featuring Asha Parekh, Waheeda Rehman, Helen in Mumbai

Adhering to all COVID-19, the Bollywood Art Project took 17 days to finish the mural Asha Parekh, Waheeda Rehman, and Helen