One of the finest actor in the industry aka Irrfan Khan who is being treated for a neuroendocrine tumor informed responding well to the treatment. Recently, his friend and filmmakers Shoojit Sircar who signed Irrfan is his next Udham Singh biopic is ready to wait for him because “He’s one of our finest actors and a dear friend.” As well as, he also opened up about his recovering condition.
Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar told to the leading daily, “Irrfan is doing well. I’ve been speaking to both Irrfan and his wife (Sutapa Sikdar), he’s responding well to the treatment and trying to cope with the knowledge that he’s battling Neuro-Endocrine tumor by treating the recuperation in Europe like a short and unexpected holiday.”
Shoojit Sircar also gonna make the visit to Irrfan and also added that the biopic on Udham Singh will roll by the end of 2018 but Irrfan will join later after he is completely cured. “We hope to roll by the year-end, but will wait till Irrfan is ready to shoot. He’s one of our finest actors and a dear friend.”
Back in March Irrfan opened up about his illness and was diagnosed with neuroendocrine. He took to Twitter said: “Learning that I have been diagnosed with the neuroendocrine tumor as of now has admittedly been difficult… I hope to be back with more stories to tell.”
He is consulting Ayurveda doctors for the treatment but his spokesperson denied this rumor and said: “He at one point had contacted him but other than one phone call there has been no conversation or consultation whatsoever. It is unacceptable to be using someone’s illness for your own publicity and personal gain.”