Last Update: April 19, 2023, 8:25 PM IST
Irrfan, who passed away in 2020, will be seen on screen for the last time. His last film ‘The Song of Scorpions’ is scheduled to release on April 28, just a day before his third death anniversary. The trailer of the film was posted by his son Babil Khan on his social media account. The trailer has garnered a lot of appreciation from the industry.
Sharing the trailer, Babil wrote, “Trailer Out Now* Bringing to life a heart-wrenching tale of love, passion and betrayal. #TheSongOfScorpions trailer out now!” The film stars Irrfan Khan as a camel trader named Aadam and he falls in love with a woman named Nooran, played by Golshifteh Farahani. She is learning the healing art of scorpion singing from her grandmother (Waheeda Rehman). Before Aadam and Nooran can tie the knot, tragedy strikes, bringing their plans to a screeching halt. The film is directed by Anoop Singh and also stars Shashank Arora and Tilottama Shome in lead roles. The official Twitter account of Panorama Studios shared the trailer on Twitter.
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The Song of Scorpions marks Anoop Singh’s second collaboration with Irrfan. His first film was Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost. The film has already been screened at various international film festivals. To note, Irrfan’s last big screen outing was in Angrezi Medium, which released in March 2020. also starred in the film kareena kapoor khan and Radhika Madan. Irrfan passed away in 2020 after a long battle with cancer.
The late actor’s son Babil made his acting debut with Netflix’s Kala. The film, directed by Anvita Dutt, starred Tripti Dimri and Swastika Mukherjee. It received positive reviews from critics and audiences alike.