Indian actor Irrfan Khan is set to work with Tom Hanks
and Felicity Jones in Ron Howard's upcoming adaptation of Dan
Brown's novel Inferno.
Irrfan, best known for his roles in Slumdog
Millionaire, Life of Pi and The Lunchbox,
will play the role of Harry Sims aka The Provost, the head of a
The makers said they are planning to cast more international
faces in the movie.
"For this film, I wanted Tom Hanks to be surrounded by an
international cast of actors whose energy will underscore Robert
Langdon's life-or-death peril, the high-stakes action he takes, and
the global threat that he's trying to prevent.
"Felicity, Irrfan, Omar, and Sidse have all broken through with
recognition here in America as well as their home countries they
are phenomenal talents and we can't wait to get started," Howard