It’s been a heartbreaking start to 2018. Bollywood has not yet recovered from the sudden demise of Sridevi and yet again a rumour that spread like wildfire last week about Irrfan Khan having a rare ailment is actually true.
Irrfan tweeted words of wisdom and hope, seeking our prayers and ending with an air of nonchalance, reminding us of his poised persona. He’s a charmer at his best and worst.
— Irrfan (@irrfank) March 16, 2018
You’ve got to applaud this man for his calm in times of despair. Known for his genius avatars in movies that scale from low and high budget blockbusters in Bollywood to popular roles in Hollywood features. This guy has impressed a generation of actors and proved how unconventional is the new cool.
The Piku actor’s wife, Sutapa Sikdar who is a producer and writer opened up about the ailment on Facebook. She wrote a few words filled with immense love and ardour that will get her family through this difficult phase, calling Irrfan her best friend and partner.
My best friend and my partner is a ‘warrior’ he is fighting every obstacle with tremendous grace and beauty. I…
It’s hard to imagine the dread his family and him are going through but all we can do is pray and support them, hoping for the best, because he’s a man who has inspired millions.