The Kapil Sharma Show re-running Irrfan Khan, Rishi Kapoor’s episodes over weekend, fans react

3 May, 2020 | Priyanka Sharma

The Kapil Sharma Show Entertainment

As a tribute to late actors Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor, the makers of The Kapil Sharma Show have decided to re-run the episodes featuring the two actors.

India lost two gems of the Film Industry this week- Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor. Their demise caused immense grief to fans across the world. While Rishi Kapoor was the romantic hero of the 80’s, Irrfan Khan represented the common Indian man on 70mm screen. Their contribution to Indian cinema is truly remarkable and unforgettable. As a tribute to the two film personalities, the makers of The Kapil Sharma Show have decided to re-run episodes featuring them over the weekend.

To announce the same, the channel shared a collage of Rishi Kapoor and Irrfan Khan’s photos, which said they will always be remembered by the smiles they spread. To begin with, the channel aired an episode featuring Irrfan Khan on Saturday night.

Soon after Irrfan Khan featured on the television screens, fans rejoiced and plugged in the channel to watch the entire episode. A fan reacted to the episode on Twitter by saying that they wish they could have the actor back. Kapil Sharma is so lucky to have met him. All praises for his talent and personality, the fan added that they still cannot believe that Irrfan Khan is no more.

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Here’s how fans react to The Kapil Sharma Show episodes featuring Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor:

Rishi Kapoor was diagnosed with leukaemia in 2018. Post which, he was in New York for treatment and surgery. He breathed his last on April 30 at a Mumbai Hospital. Irrfan Khan, on the other hand, was diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour in the same year. He underwent treatment in UK for about an year.

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