Indian stars Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor, who died in April 2020, have been among the many people who have been honoured at BAFTA’s ‘In Memoriam segment, which additionally paid tribute to Prince Philip, Chadwick Boseman and Christopher Plummer.
‘In Memoriam’ segment honours personalities misplaced previously yr.
#IrrfanKhan & #RishiKapoor among the many #BAFTA “In Memoriam” tributes – their work appreciated from Indian movie screens to a a lot wider 🎥 viewers #BAFTAs #movie pic.twitter.com/lFup2QBmWD
— Tejinder Kaur (@TejinderITV) April 11, 2021
Irrfan, one of many first stars from India to have made main strides internationally, misplaced his two yr battle with neuroendocrine most cancers on April 29, 2020 on the age of 54.
Kapoor, a romantic hero of many Bollywood hits and in later years, a revered character actor, died only a day later, on 30 April, additionally from most cancers. He was 67.
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, who died on April 9, 2021, at Windsor Fortress, composer Ennio Morricone, Sean Connery, George Segal, director Bertrand Tavernier, Barbara Jefford, Ben Cross, Ian Holm, Barbara Windsor and Kirk Douglas have been among the many many celebrities who have been remembered within the segment this yr.
(With inputs from Press Belief of India)