When it comes to delivering powerhouse performances with just the right amount of quirk, Irrfan Khan always hits the right spot. This 48-year-old, Padmashri-winning actor never fails to stun us with his acting as well as his personality. Mostly known for doing offbeat roles, Irrfan Khan’s films are always a delight to watch. Whether it’s Piku, Paan Singh Tomar, Lunchbox or Jurassic World, with every film he proves that he’s not just another Bollywood star. He is much cooler and more fun than any other Bollywood actor. Here are five facts that prove beyond a doubt that Irrfan Khan is the most chilled-out actor in Bollywood!
1. While all other Bollywood stars gyrated in vacuous item numbers, Irrfan Khan, together with AIB, created the most epic spoof ‘party song’ ever!
2. He starred in Jurassic World along with Hollywood stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard and others. It collected an unprecedented $524.1 million at the box office. And here, some people are still talking about 100-crore business!
3. If you thought only chiseled heroes can romance a hot actress on screen, Irrfan Khan proves otherwise. He broke this stereotype in Piku. His chemistry with Deepika Padukone was endearing, to say the least.
4. Never seen him dance? Well, here’s Irrfan Khan in his most swag mode.
5. Irrfan Khan has received many international awards, including Asian Film Award for Best Actor, Outstanding Achievement Award- Asia-Pacific Film Festival and Best Actor- Dubai International Film Festival. And guess what, Julia Roberts personally congratulated him for his performance in Slumdog Millionaire!
Great going, Irrfan!