Irrfan Khan is with no doubt one of the finest actor in the country. He is one of the few actor in India who has impressed people not only in Bollywood but also in Hollywood. He is the recipient of 3 Filmfare Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and an Independent Spirit Award nomination.
Government has honored Irrfan Khan with Padma Shir awards. He has also won national award for his perfomance in the movie Paan Singh Tomar.