Irrfan Khan says he is more sensitive now: ‘I noticed even the smallest of gestures’
Bollywood star Irrfan Khan has said his struggles with his health, over the past two years, has made him more sensitive. He added that the crew of Angrezi Medium has been very helpful and he will be indebted to them. Directed by Homi Adajani, the film will be Irrfan’s first after he was diagnosed with cancer.
I am just counting my blessings and thanking everyone who has prayed for me: Irrfan Khan
Talking about how the diagnosis and fight against cancer changed his perspective, Irrfan recently told in an interview, “I had become excessively busy (before falling ill), so much so that I almost missed (watching) my sons (Babil and Ayan) become young adults from little boys. I was running out of time all the time. So, I am just counting my blessings and thanking everyone who has prayed for me.”
Irfan said that if he survived this disease, he would want to live for his wife Sutapa Sikdar
Through these two years of his fight against the illness, his wife Sutapa Sikdar has been his pillar to strength. Reflecting on his will to survive, he had said that if he survived this disease, he would want to live for her. He further told, “To be honest, all my anxiety has been exhausted with the roller-coaster ride of this disease. I am content that we have been able to make a happy film. So, the answer is: no, I am not nervous. I am just happy and nothing else.”
Angrezi Medium, a sequel to his 2017 hit Hindi Medium
Angrezi Medium, a sequel to his 2017 hit Hindi Medium, is the story of a father who will do everything within his ability to fulfil the desire of his daughter, played by Radhika Madan, to study abroad. The film also stars Kareena Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia, Deepak Dobriyal and Pankaj Tripathi in prominent roles.