9 Vintage Videos That Show Irrfan Khan Was Meant To Be A Star

His peculiar style of dialogue delivering has not just impressed the Indian audience but is also recognized internationally. With humble beginnings and constant effort, Irrfan Khan has managed to establish himself as one of the leading actors of Hindi cinema. The actor we know today began working in the industry in the mid-80s before achieving fame in the early 2000s. Here are 8 vintage videos of the actor that will definitely leave you astonished.

Salaam Bombay (1988)

This was supposed to be Irrfan Khan’s first movie to be released in the theater, however, his role was edited out from the final cut of the movie.

Karamati Coat (1993) and Kaali Salwaar (2002)

Private Detective: Two Plus Two Plus One (1997)

This mystery thriller was directed by Rajat Kapoor and stars Alyy Khan, Kashmira Shah, and Keneth Desai.

Bokshu (2002)

Khan had started working in international productions in the early 90s itself: In 1994 he had appeared in an Indo-German short film, The Cloud Door. In 2001 he appeared in Asif Kapadia’s The Warrior and achieved international recognition.

Pratha (2002)

The movie released in 2002 saw Irrfan Khan play the role of a dacoit-turned-godman.

Bypass (2003)

The movie also starred the then-struggling actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

Ek Sham Ki Mulaqat

This was a TV show which aired in several parts on Star Plus. It was directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia.

Dhundh The Fog (2003)

Many of us would recollect this movie for the reason that it starred Amar Upadhyay – who had then portrayed one of the most ‘loved’ characters of Indian television – Mihir Virani.

Kirdaar – TV show by Gulzar

Irrfan Khan with Om Puri – now that’s gold.

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