Published On: Thu, Jan 7th, 2016

Irrfan Khan becomes a poet


Versatile actor Irrfan Khan is currently warming himself up for stepping into the shoes of eminent poet cum popular film lyricist Sahir Ludhianvi for his upcoming venture which is going to be the biopic on Sahir in debutant Jasmit Reen’s direction.

Apparently, Irrfan has been preparing for this role since two years by frequently listening to Sahir’s songs and reading extensively about the great poet. Sanjay Leela is co producing this biographical drama along with Arshi Dua.

Earlier, there were several reports that Farhan Akthar then Arjun would reprise the role of the poet. Breaking all those, Sanjay himself confirmed Irrfan as Sahir in the movie.