Ayushmann Meets Babil for the First Time, Posts Tribute to Irrfan

Irrfan was posthumously awarded the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' and the 'Best Actor in a Leading Role'

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<div class="paragraphs"><p>Ayushmann Khurrana; Babil Khan with&nbsp;Jaideep Ahlawat</p></div>
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Ayushmann Khurrana met Babil Khan, son of Late Irrfan Khan, during the Filmfare Awards. He then shared a picture of Irrfan's mural in Bandra along with a heartfelt tribute to Irrfan, "This is somewhere in Bandra. But he is somewhere resting in peace. Celebrating his double win. Forever Irfan! Best Actor (male) and the lifetime achievement award! I had the honour of presenting this @filmfareaward to @babil.i.k. Met this beautiful boy for the first time. Would see him do well in future."

Ayushmann Meets Babil for the First Time, Posts Tribute to Irrfan

(Photo Courtesy: Instagram)

Irrfan was posthumously awarded the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' and the 'Best Actor in a Leading Role' for his film Angrezi Medium. Released on 13 March, the movie was Irrfan's last release. Ayushmann also talked about the way artists 'live and die a thousand deaths on the celluloid'. We artistes are a unique species. We have our vulnerabilities and imaginations and theories. We rely on observations and experiences," he added.

In the end, he wrote a Hindi poem about how an artist's life doesn't have a beginning or end and how every artist isn't honoured this way because not everyone can be Irrfan.

Ayushmann Meets Babil for the First Time, Posts Tribute to Irrfan

(Photo Courtesy: Instagram)

Ayushmann Meets Babil for the First Time, Posts Tribute to Irrfan

(Photo Courtesy: Instagram)

Babil shared a picture with mother Sutapa Sikdar ahead of the event on his story. He later posted one with Paatal Lok actor Jaideep Ahlawat from the red carpet.

Ayushmann Meets Babil for the First Time, Posts Tribute to Irrfan

(Photo Courtesy: Instagram)

Babil has earlier shared a picture of Tabu and Irrfan Khan with a hint at his Indian cinema debut in the near future. "I know it’s been a minute. When my superstitions allow me to, I will reveal what I’ve been busy with, but there’s some stuff cookin’," he'd said in the caption.

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