Boman Irani’s mother passed away at the age of 94. (Photo Credits: Instagram @boman_irani)
Jerbanu Irani, mother of Bollywood veteran actor Boman Irani, passed away today (Wednesday).
New Delhi. Bollywood veteran actor Boman Irani The mother of Jerbanu Irani passed away today (Wednesday). The actor has written an emotional note on his Instagram account remembering his mother. Sharing a picture of his mother, he wrote, ‘Mother Irani passed away peacefully in her sleep this morning. She was 94 years old. She played the role of both mother and father for me when she was 32 years old.
She further wrote, ‘Funny stories that only she could tell. When he sent me to the movies, he made sure all the compound kids went with me and I didn’t forget the popcorn for the kids.
“She loved her food and her songs and could fact-check Wikipedia and IMDb in a jiffy. She always used to say that you are not such an actor, people will praise you. You are only an actor so you can make people smile. He said make people happy. Last night he had asked for malai kulfi and some mangoes. If she wanted, she could have asked for the moon and stars. She was and always will be a star. The actor will next be seen in Kabir Khan’s ’83’ where he plays India’s great wicketkeeper-batsman Farooq Engineer. He also starred in Yash Raj Films’ upcoming social comedy ‘Jayeshbhai Jordaar’.