Condolences Pour In As B-Town Mourns The Demise Of Ace Actor Irrfan Khan

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Actor Irrfan Khan who made his screen debut with a small role in the 1988 film ‘Salaam Bombay’, rose to fame after his impactful performances in movies like ‘Life in a… Metro’, ‘Paan Singh Tomar’, ‘The Lunchbox’, among others.

He also beautifully essayed some characters in Hollywood films like ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’, ‘Life of Pi’. ‘Jurassic World’ and ‘Inferno’. However, he had his fair share of struggle before he became a household name.

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In 2018, he took a sabbatical from work after he was diagnosed with a Neuroendocrine Tumour. He then returned and went back to shoot ‘Angrezi Medium’, although he wasn’t able to promote the film due to health issues.

But sadly, the star who is hailed as one of the finest actors of all time, passed away this morning, reports BBC. The news of his sad demise has sent shockwaves to the film industry and his fans alike.

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Several B-town celebs and well-known personalities took to social media and shared their heartfelt condolences on his untimely death.

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His fans also mourned his demise and shared the beautiful moments and performances that Irrfan will be remembered by.

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How I wish this was not true, RIP to the most talented Actor Indian Cinema had. Will miss you #IrrfanKhan Repost From:- @indian.photography Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan died early on April 29. He was 54. He was admitted to Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital on April 28 to seek treatment for a colon infection. The news of his death was broken by his industry colleague and filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, who took to Twitter and wrote: My dear friend Irfaan. You fought and fought and fought. I will always be proud of you.. we shall meet again.. condolences to Sutapa and Babil.. you too fought, Sutapa you gave everything possible in this fight. Peace and Om shanti. Irfaan Khan salute. — Shoojit Sircar #rip #bollywood #indianphotography #_m_o_i

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Gone too soon! @irrfan 🙏 *OFFICIAL STATEMENT* on @irrfan ’s passing away “i trust, i have surrendered”; These were the some of the many words that Irrfan expressed in a heart felt note he wrote in 2018 opening up about his fight with cancer. And a man of few words and an actor of silent expressions with his deep eyes and his memorable actions on screen. It’s saddening that this day, we have to bring forward the news of him passing away. Irrfan was a strong soul, someone who fought till the very end and always inspired everyone who came close to him. After having been struck by lightning in 2018 with the news of a rare cancer, he took life soon after as it came and he fought the many battles that came with it. Surrounded by his love, his family for whom he most cared about, he left for heaven abode, leaving behind truly a legacy of his own. We all pray and hope that he is at peace. And to resonate and part with his words he had said, “As if I was tasting life for the first time, the magical side of it”. #irrfankhan #irrfan #rip #restinpeace #condolences #gonetoosoon #bollywood #legend #movietalkies

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His sudden departure reflects that life is very unpredictable. We pray and hope that he is at peace. You will be missed, sir!

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