Irrfan Khan Biography
Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan likewise famously known as Irrfan Khan is an Indian on-screen character in film, TV and theater. He got acknowledgment for his parts in The Warrior (2001), Maqbool (2003), Haasil (2004), The Namesake (2006), A Mighty Heart (2007), Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Billu (2009) and New York (2009) and Vodafone advertisements. He has won two Filmfare Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and an Independent Spirit Award assignment.
Khan was born and raised in Jaipur, India. He was naturally introduced to a Muslim Nawab crew. He was contemplating for his M.A. degree when he earned a grant to learn at National School of Drama (NSD) in New Delhi in 1984.
Subsequent to graduating in 1987, Khan moved to Mumbai, where he acted in various TV serials like ‘Chanakya’,’Sara Jahan Hamara’ ‘Banegi Apni Baat’ and “Chandrakanta” (Doordarshan), ‘Star Bestsellers’ (Star Plus), Sparsh, and so on. He was the primary reprobate in an arrangement called Darr (which broadcast on Star Plus), where he assumed the part of a psycho serial executioner, inverse Kay Menon. He additionally assumed the part of well known progressive Urdu writer and Marxist political lobbyist of India Makhdoom Mohiuddin in Kahkashan delivered by Ali Sardar Jafri.
He acted in a portion of the scenes of Star Bestsellers (publicized on Star-Plus). In one of the scenes, his part was of a parchoon businessperson who has a misguided judgment that his proprietor’s wife is attempting to entice him & it just so happens his own particular wife (TIsca Chopra) is undermining him. In the other one, he assumed the part of an office-bookkeeper who, after been offended by his woman supervisor, took revenge by making her distraught. He likewise showed up in a serial called Bhanvar (publicized on SET India) for two scenes. In one scene, he performed the part of a hooligan who by one means or another arrived to a court, where he introduced himself as a legal counselor.
Theater and TV kept him above water until Mira Nair offered him a cameo in Salaam Bombay (1988) however his part was altered out in the last film.
In the 1990s he showed up in the basically acclaimed film Ek Doctor Ki Maut and Such a Long Journey (1998) and different movies which went unnoticed.
After numerous unsuccessful movies, things changed when London-based chief Asif Kapadia gave him the lead in The Warrior, a chronicled film finished in 11 weeks on local people in Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan. In 2001 The Warrior raged in worldwide film celebrations making Irrfan Khan a known face, world over.
In 2003 he acted in Indian conceived author executive, Asvin Kumar’s short film, Road to Ladakh. After the film got rave surveys at universal celebrations, the film is presently being made into a full length highlight, again featuring Irrfan Khan. That same year he assumed the title part in the discriminatingly acclaimed Maqbool, an adjustment of Shakespeare’s Macbeth.
His first Bollywood fundamental lead part came in 2005 with film Rog. From that point he showed up in a few movies either assuming the main part or a supporting part as a reprobate. In 2004 he won the Filmfare Best Villain Award for his part in film Haasil.
In 2007, he showed up in the movies hits Metro, for which he got a Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award, and The Namesake, which was a hit abroad. They were firmly trailed by his appearance in the universal movies A Mighty Heart and The Darjeeling Limited.
Indeed, even subsequent to turning into an effective on-screen character in bollywood, he has not disjoined his ties with TV. He used to stay a show ‘Mano ya na mano’ (airing on Star One). He had facilitated another system called “Kya Kahen” which was on the comparable lines of Mano Ya Na Mano like Superstition and Extra Sensory Perception and so on.
In 2008, he highlighted as a storyteller in an Arts Alliance generation, id – Identity of the Soul. The execution is because of visit around the world, this year several thousands ended up seeing the occasion as it visited the West Bank. He additionally plays the police examiner in the 2008 film Slumdog Millionaire, for which he won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
He as of late included in the motion picture Acid Factory. As indicated by Irrfan, he needs to accomplish more activity movies ahead, in his profession.
His global acknowledgment came when he depicted the part of a Non Resident Bengali Professor in the USA in the number one spot part of the English motion picture The Namesake coordinated by Mira Nair. This motion picture was basically acclaimed by each essential US daily paper. After this film, he was a conspicuous performer abroad. Indeed, Khan was obscure until this film made him a commonly recognized name in India.
Khan is hitched to essayist Sutapa Sikdar who’s likewise a NSD graduate and they have
Irrfan Khan Profile
Real Name ; Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan
Date of Birth ; 07 January, 1967
Age (as in 2015) ; 48 Years
Birth Place ; Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Zodiac Sign/ Sun Sign ; Capricorn
Nationality ; Indian
Hometown ; Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Profession ; TV Host, Actor
Irrfan Khan Body size/Measurements
Height in feet inches ; 6 feet (6′)
Weight in Kgs ; 77 Kgs
Chest ; 40 inches
Waist ; 32 inches
Biceps ; 13 inches
Neck ; 13.5 inche
Eye Colour ; Black
Hair Colour ; Black