Chris Pratt recalls co-actor Irrfan Khan, praises his 'rare' quality
The 'Jurassic World' actor Chris Pratt talks about his relationship with co-star Irrfan Khan, who played the role of an owner of the Jurassic World amusement park.
New Delhi:The 'Jurassic World' actor Chris Pratt recently talked about his relationship with late Irrfan Khan, who played the role of the owner of the Jurassic World amusement park.
In a recent interview with ANI, Chris remembered the actor and described him as an elegant' star who delivered powerful performances.
"He was just such an elegant man like, down to his fingernails. There was just an elegance about him. He was also so powerful. It's really a rare combination for there to be such strength in softness. And that's what I would call elegant he could do very little, and still, he would be doing so much."
He added, "Just by his sheer presence, and his sheer charisma, that he would bring to a role. One tiny flick of an eyebrow, or one tiny little move, was so powerful."
In 2020, Chris wrote on his Twitter handle and talked about Irrfan's demise. "So sad to hear about the passing of screen legend @irrfank Irrfan Khan played Masrani in Jurassic World. He was an exquisite actor and human. He will be missed," he wrote.
Bryce Dallas Howard also shared two pictures with the actor and tweeted, "Irrfan, you are an exquisite human being and we will all miss you dearly. These images are from the first and last day of filming, and I was lucky enough to spend them working with you. Love to you and your family always #RIPIrrfanKhan".
Irrfan died after fighting for two-year with cancer in 2020. His last project was Angrezi Medium, which was released in March 2020. The actor was recently recalled in the In Memoriam segment of the Academy Awards 2021. The actor was known for his work in a variety of films in both India and overseas like Haider, The Namesake, Maqbool, Piku, Life of Pi, and Paan Singh Tomar, he was awarded by Padma Shri, the fourth-highest civilian honour in India.
Chris is all set for the release of Jurassic World 3, aka Jurassic World: Dominion, The film will release in June with Bryce Dallas Howard, Sam Neill, Laura Dern, and Jeff Goldblum. Chris is also coming back for an extended cameo in Thor: Love and Thunder.