Irrfan Khan - Quotes

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The sign of a good society is where talent is respected.

The sign of a good society is where talent is respected.

A nation needs to know how to utilise talent.

A nation needs to know how to utilise talent.

I've played many characters that have consumed me and owned me. ---->>>

Cinema is changing every week, and multiplex audiences are demanding every week. ---->>>

What happens with every role, you have to trick yourself, you have to creatively find ways to explore the mental state of your character. ---->>>

I've realized that my... let me call it 'destiny' or some force that has pushed me to identify looking for your comfort zone as a kind of limitation. And everybody has a tendency to fall into the comfort zone. I did that in the early stage of my career. ---->>>

You cannot reduce the power of story with the tag of money because it's not a share market. So you must know the seriousness of the power of storytelling. ---->>>

A film engages you emotionally and intellectually. ---->>>

I am lucky that the Western world chooses me to play roles in their movies an television, whatever language it may be.

I am lucky that the Western world chooses me to play roles in their movies an television, whatever language it may be.

I want to entertain people, but with some substance. ---->>>

I'm trying to strike a balance between Bollywood and Hollywood. ---->>>

I don't want to do romantic roles where I have to lip sync to a song. A role that explores romance on a new level would suit me. ---->>>

It's always an inner wish of every actor to reach out to maximum audiences. ---->>>

We don't have a culture of realistic acting in India. ---->>>

Hollywood isn't ready for an Indian leading man.

Hollywood isn't ready for an Indian leading man.

I can't think of a more pathetic situation for an actor than to do a film and not connect to it. And I pray to God that I never face that situation. ---->>>

Language does not make one an elite.

Language does not make one an elite.

Sometimes when you're playing a very intense character, a disturbed character, you find other layers. That's much more interesting to me, rather than just playing 'intense.' I find it too boring. ---->>>

I was going through a crisis once, so I went to therapy because I was so unbearable for myself. ---->>>

I will only do a Hollywood film when there is something special offered to me. ---->>>

In India, therapy is not part of the culture; it has not become such a big need. ---->>>

Maybe to become famous is to reassure yourself that whatever you're lacking inside, you've fulfilled that. ---->>>

I am not ready to fit into the mould of commercial cinema. ---->>>

I can recite poetry, but I cannot write it. ---->>>

I cannot live anywhere else except India. ---->>>

It surely gives you a high to be an international actor with quality work. ---->>>

Our Bollywood stars who talk of being part of 100 crore films, I think I belong to the 1,000 crore club. ---->>>

Parsi theater was known for melodrama. ---->>>

When you come out of the theatre and you don't even talk about that film or remember it, then it disappoints me. ---->>>

For me, acting is becoming naked in front of people, you know? And when you know in the back of your mind somebody is testing you, you cannot really bare yourself. That's a feeling I always have when I'm auditioning. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Indian
Born: 01-07, 1967
Birthplace: Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
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Occupation: Actor
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Sahabzade Irfan Ali Khan (born 7 January 1967), credited as Irrfan Khan or simply Irrfan, is an Indian film actor known for his work predominantly in Hindi cinema. He is also known for his works in British films and Hollywood. Film critics, contemporaries, and other experts consider him to be one of the finest actors in Indian cinema for his versatile and natural acting (wikipedia)