Irrfan Khan’s identify has typically cropped as much as play eminent poet-lyricist Sahir Ludhianvi in a biopic. The actor says he needs to essay the function however the movie retains slipping away from him. Whereas Irrfan was first rumoured to play the function in a movie backed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, experiences say Shahrukh Khan and Abhishek Bachchan have additionally been approached for a similar venture.
“I actually wish to essay Sahir’s character. The supply involves me however goes away time and again. If I do not get the function, it is okay. I’ll carry him in my different movies ultimately or the opposite,” Irrfan mentioned in a media interplay right here.
The actor, 50, says he grew up studying Ludhianvi and his works have an enormous contribution in his life. “He is part of me. He has given me so much and is a particularly essential individual to me. His sensibility, his ardour, his sense of affection and society is deep. I used to be moved together with his work,” he mentioned.
Irrfan mentioned Ludhianvi’s understanding of affection was fully totally different from others. “I have been fascinated with him since childhood. Everybody was writing romantic songs, ‘I will die for you, construct Taj Mahal for you’ however he talked about one thing else fully, which was equally romantic,” he mentioned. Whereas there isn’t any readability on the venture as but, Irrfan is awaiting the discharge of his subsequent Qarib Qarib Single.