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Versatile actor Irrfan Khan passes away

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Versatile Bollywood actor, Padma Shree awardee, Irrfan Khan, considered as one of the greatest Indian actors ever, passed away today. He was 53. The 'Life Of Pi' actor had been battling cancer since 2018 and breathed his last at a private hospital in Mumbai. Only three days ago, Irrfan's mother Saeeda Begum passed away.

He acted in Mahesh Babu's 'Sainikudu', directed by Gunasekhar. Apart from many Bollywood classics, he was also part of few Hollywood films like 'Jurassic World' and 'Life of Pi'. Irrfan Khan's last movie was 'Angrezi Medium', which was released a few days before the lock-down. He is known for his wonderful performances in movies like 'Lunch Box' 'Slumdog Millionaire' etc.

Sainikudu stills <a href=Mahesh Babu Irfan Khan" align="left" />Irfan Khan turned down an offer to be a part of Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar' as he wanted to be a part of Indian movies and couldn't accommodate dates. He has also refused to be a part of a movie, directed by Steven Spielberg, citing the role offered to him didn't have much scope to perform.

Many celebs have mourned the death of Irrfan Khan, the legend. We at Ragalahari.com express our deepest condolences to Irrfan's family. May his soul rest in peace.