Born on January 7, 1967, Irrfan Ali Khan is known for his best works in Hollywood, Telugu and Bollywood film industry. Irrfan gained a lot of reputation as one of the most versatile actors. He has won an Independent Spirit Award nomination and three Filmfare Awards. Here are some of the best flicks of Irrfan Khan you should see for his exceptional performance.
It is a social-thriller film which stars Jimmy Shergil, Irrfan Khan, Nitesh Pandey, and others. It is based on a common man who kidnaps Rohan (the only child of home minister) to show the country how system is corrupted. His son was lost in a corruption tragedy due to the negligence of the government.
The Bollywood Drama film stars Tabu, Irrfan Khan, and Konkana Sen Sharma in lead roles. The film is based on a famous high-profile double murder case in 2008 in Noida. It is about a teenage girl who was murdered and her servant and parents were accused. The film got massive 8.6 rating in IMDb.
It is one of the superb movies from Irrfan Khan. This epic romantic film was directed and written by Ritesh Batra. The film stars Irrfan Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Nimrat Kaur. The film was produced by several studios, including UTV Motion Pictures, DAR Motion Pictures, NDFC (India), Sikhya Entertainment, the Cine Mosaic (US), ASAP Films (France) and ROH Films. The film was screened at 2013 Cannes Film Festival at International Critics’ Week. Later on, it has won the Critics Week Viewers Choice Award.
This romantic thriller film stars Irrfan Khan, Jimmy Shergill, Mahi Gill, and Soha Ali Khan. The film is based on the Royal scandal, the power and fight for money. This time, Aditya Pratam Singh is trying to recover from his wife’s betrayal and his physical disability.
This spy thriller film stars Irrfan Khan, Arjun Rampal, Shruti Haasan, Aakash Dahiya, Huma Qureshi, and Sandeep Kulkarni. A team of expert goes to Pakistan and brings the most wanted terrorist back to India.
This Hollywood 3D adventure film is based on 2001 novel by Yann Martel of the same name. The film was directed by Ang Lee and screenplay written by David Magee. The film is based on an Indian guy Piscine Molitor aka “Pi” Patel, who lives in Canada and tells his life story on how he survived on a lifeboat with a tiger alone at 16.
This film is based on a true story of an athlete who becomes a bandit, named Paan Singh Tomar. He was an athlete and soldier in Indian Army who won a gold medal. His circumstances force him to become a notorious dacoit. Released on March 2012, the film stars Vipin Sharma, Irrfan Khan and Mahi Gill.
This Romantic thriller stars Irrfan Khan, Chitrangada Singh, Arunoday Singh, and Aditi Rao Hydari. The film got positive critical response but was moderately successful at box office. The film is based on Arun who is a CA works for Mr. Mehta and ended up helping him on his illegal business.
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This Indian drama multi-starrer is based on the fast-paced lifestyle of Mumbai. The film is based on the lives of nine different people living in same city and deals with different issues like love, sanctity of marriage and extramarital affairs.
This crime drama film is a brilliant adaptation of Macbeth written by Shakespeare and the backdrop of Mumbai underworld.