When Irrfan Khan informed everyone of being diagnosed with neuroendocrine cancer, his fans, as well as the entire film industry, have been praying for speedy recovery. The star is currently taking treatment in London and is reportedly coming back to Mumbai.
Irrfan will be flying to Mumbai in a day or two to start shooting for Hindi Medium 2. The film is reportedly slated to go on floors in the first week of December.
‘Hindi Medium’ was 2017 hit film starring Pakistani actress Saba Qamar in the lead role. The sequel will be produced by Dinesh Vijan’s Maddock Films with a plot that will flash-forward to 10 years to tell us the next part of the story. Irrfan will reprise his role of the loving Raj, however there has been no confirmation about the leading lady of the film.
Earlier, there have been reports that Saif Ali Khan’s daughter Sara Ali Khan will play the role of Irrfan’s daughter Pihu. but there has been no confirmation yet.
Recently, Irrfan’s Bangladeshi film ‘Doob’ has been selected as the official entry for the 91st Academy Awards and the actor is reportedly very excited about the news.