Irrfan Khan Shares Details of His Battle With Rare Cancer

The Hollywood Reporter | 6/19/2018 | Nyay Bhushan
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A well-known name in Hollywood and Bollywood, the actor is undergoing treatment in London for a high-grade neuroendocrine cancer.

Irrfan Khan, the Bollywood film star who crossed over to Hollywood in recent years with great success, has shared new details of his ongoing battle with a rare form of cancer.

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Khan, 52, who has starred in a slew of hit films including Life of Pi, Slumdog Millionaire and Jurassic World, first revealed in March via a tweet that he had been diagnosed with a high-grade neuroendocrine cancer. Since then, he has been undergoing treatment in London.

Detailing his ordeal for the first time, Khan said in an emotional statement Tuesday, published by the Times of India newspaper, "I trust, I've surrendered irrespective of the outcome, irrespective of where this takes me, eight months from now, or four months from now, or two years."

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He added that after being admitted for treatment, "due to fewer case studies" for this particular type of cancer, "[the] unpredictability of the treatment was more. I was part of a trial-and-error game."

Khan said his hospital in London is located opposite the famous Lord's cricket grounds. "Between the game of life and the...
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