‘Jurassic World’ Actor Irrfan Khan Dies In Mumbai At 54

MUMBAI, INDIANA. (THECOUNT) — Irrfan Khan, perhaps best known for portraying the police inspector in hit movie, “Slumdog Millionaire,” has died after a bout with a colon infection.

Khan, who also had roles in “Jurassic World,” “The Amazing Spider-Man” and the fantasy “Life of Pi,” died Wednesday after being admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute in Mumbai with a colon infection.

Khan was diagnosed in 2018 with a rare neuroendocrine cancer and underwent months of treatment in the United Kingdom.

The Bollywood actor made his screen debut in the Academy Award-nominated 1988 drama “Salaam Bombay!,” a tale of Mumbai’s street children. He later worked with directors Mira Nair, Wes Anderson and Ang Lee.

He is survived by his wife, television writer and producer Sutapa Sikdar, and sons, Babil and Ayan, to Looptt.

Geo quick facts: Mumbai (formerly called Bombay) is a densely populated city on India’s west coast. A financial center, it’s India’s largest city. On the Mumbai Harbour waterfront stands the iconic Gateway of India stone arch, built by the British Raj in 1924. Offshore, nearby Elephanta Island holds ancient cave temples dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. The city’s also famous as the heart of the Bollywood film industry – wikipedia.

Not Even The Amazing Spider Man Could Save SNL Ratings

Deadline is reporting that last night’s SNL, hosted by Amazing Spider-Man 2 star Andrew Garfield with musical guest Coldplay, matched a season low when it comes to folks tuning in..

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Amazing Spider-Man 2 star Andrew Garfield as host, Coldplay as musical guest and Garfield’s co-star/girlfriend Emma Stone as a featured surprise guest, last night’s show averaged a 3.9 in the metered markets households and a 2.0 among adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters.

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New Spider-Man Andrew Garfield Promos Film

Our cutie pie from The Social Network, is doing a little promo for the new Spider-Man movie, “The Amazing Spider-Man”.

Garfield stopped into NYC’s Union Square Theater as himself, and promoted the new film. Sony Pictures invited select fans and press to have the first look at a trailer and previously unseen footage from The Amazing Spider-Man.

He’s a great replacement for Tobey Maguire, as he’s outgrown the necessary Spidey tights.