Irrfan Khan was honoured with the award on March 27 at the 8th
Asian Film Awards held in Macau. Irrfan's movie The
Lunchbox was directed by Ritesh Batra who was also awarded for
Best Screenplay during the event. Irrfan Khan who has been known
for his versatility has been well acclaimed for his performance in
The Lunchbox by all critics as well.
Irrfan Khan claimed the award beating other nominations in the
same category including Fukuyama Masaharu for Like Father Like
Son, Lee Kang Sheng for Stray Dogs, Tony Leung Chiu
Wai for The Grandmaster and Song Kang-ho for The
Attorney. The movie The Lunchbox is an Indian
epistolary romantic flick which was released on 20 September,
Irrfan Khan also is the proud owner of several other awards
including three times Filmfare awards, Screen Actors Guild Award,
National Film Award for Best Actor as well as Padma Shri Award.
Apart from Bollywood, Irrfan has also worked in several Hollywood
movies like The Namesake, New York, The
Amazing Spiderman, Life Of Pie, etc.
Irrfan Khan will also be seen in a couple of upcoming movies
like Dubai Return, Master Plan, Voices From
The Sky, Welcome To Karachi among others.
Well, we hope Irrfan carries along his good works and continues to bag many more awards in the coming days.