who is earning rave reviews for his performance in recently released Nikhil
Advani's 'D-Day', is now being touted by the industry as being lucky for
his directors. Being praised by audience and critics, alike, for the soulful as
well as hard hitting show he put up in the film; Irrfan has proved that he is a
multifaceted performer, and a lucky one at that, for his director.
Singh Tomar' (2012) was Tigmanshu Dhulia's real –life film about an athlete
of the same name, which starred Irrfan. Peppered with humor, drama and tragedy,
Irrfan's portrayal of the character won him the National Film Award, Filmfare
and Screen Awards for Best Actor, for the film. The film, which was declared a
hit, had Irrfan as the factor that critics praised and the audience was pulled
to the screens to watch. The powerful actor had also starred in 'Yeh Saali Zindagi' (2011), a Sudhir Mishra film that received very good reviews.
Irrfan's acting stood out in the film, and he earned critical acclaim, along
with appreciation for the film.