Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday honoured actor Irrfan Khan with the Entertainer of the Year award by CNBC. The joyous actor said he was humbled by the prize and thanked everyone for their love and support.
Irrfan said in a statement:
"Honoured to be felicitated. For me, the last two years have been a tremendous journey... breaking and redefining entertainment. I am touched that a gamut of roles of different genres has been appreciated and loved by the audience equally. Thanks for all the love and support. May the journey continue."
The actor has been praised for his performance in movies like "Piku", "Jurassic World" and "Talvar" which released last year.
The role of a common man portrayed by the actor in his much talked about movie "Madaari" was also lauded.
With IANS inputs