Where finding a foothold in Hollywood is a task for many biggies of Bollywood, interestingly Irrfan Khan is about to complete a decade in the desirable Hollywood.
While Bollywood actors appease their self-esteems even by playing a miniscule role in Hollywood, Irrfan played some worthwhile roles in a span of 10 years.
He has made the country proud with and especially Indian cinema by earning the repute of breaking stereotypes of the roles that were offered to Indians on the big screen in the West. From playing a billionaire in JURRASIC WORLD to playing the detective lead in A MIGHTY HEART, Irrfan Khan grew strength to strength in the west. He even earned rave reviews for both his looks and acting caliber proving his acceptance by the West. Not just that, his international appeal contributed to the success of THE LUNCHBOX, an Indian film that made waves globally earning him fans from countries where other Indian actors weren't known. He was also the first Indian actor to have bagged a role in an original HBO series called IN TREATMENT back in 2008.
The ace actor gave the biggest news last year with his role as Sam Masrani in the famous franchise film JURASSIC WORLD. The actor who will be further be seen in Ron Howard's INFERNO along with Tom Hanks in October 2016 and an Canadian Japanese TV Show.
When contacted Irrfan on the same he said, "It's an inexpressible feeling. I started with an experiment to break the Indian stereotypical image in the west and was accepted with open arms there. I am glad to be part of two most prominent cinemas of the world and would like to express my gratitude to my fans for appreciating me for my work."
Indeed, Irrfan has made us proud!
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