Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan has kept away from making public appearances for the past four months. This is due to him undergoing treatment for a neuroendocrine tumor.
But here’s something good that happened recently. The actor attended a screening of his upcoming film Karwaan in London. The maker’s arrangements for a special movie preview at the Henry Wood House, a business center in London as the actor’s eagerness grew to watch the final cut of the film.
The screening of Karwaan, A close affair attended by the actor in presence of his family and select crew members including the director. Talking about the same, dialogue writer Hussain Dalal quoted,
“He seemed happy to see me. His wife (Sutapa Sikdar) and some of his close friends were also present at the screening. After the film, we spoke about it. He had some minor suggestions for the team but overall, his family and he seemed pretty pleased.”
The writer also expressed his desire to work with Irrfan Khan in the future again.
Director Akarsh Khurana was equally happy to have seen Irrfan watch the film. He did not want to burden the actor earlier with film’s promotions while he was undergoing treatment for his condition. Talking about Irrfan’s review on the final cut, Akarsh said,
“He spoke to me at length after the screening in London and I was happy and relieved with his response and that of his family.”
He further added,
“His approval and blessings are with us, and that’s all that we need. He sounded good when we spoke and we’re all hoping that he bounces back from this challenging phase soon.”
RSVP in association with Ishka Film presents Karwaan. Produced by Ronnie Screwvala, directed by Akarsh Khurana and starring Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salmaan, and Mithila Palkar, the film is slated to release on 3rd August 2018.