WEB DESK: Internationally acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan says Indian cinema is being “dominated” by foreign films and this has “affected” the business of Bollywood films.
The 48-year-old, who has starred in various hit foreign films like “Slumdog Millionaire”, “The Amazing Spider-Man”, “The Jurassic World” and “Life of Pi”, believes Bollywood films are not a competition for Hollywood but the picture is different in India.
He said that he is working in both the industries and enjoying his work on both sides. According to Khan,Hollywood demand different kind of skills. They have a different set of audience. So, as an actor it’s fortunate that he get chance to do different kind of work.
“Both the industries have their own uniqueness. But Hollywood has a bigger reach and has its own universal language. It is more powerful. It has dominated our cinema. It can affect the business of Bollywood. But, our films are not affecting their business. Its Hollywood, which is affecting Indian cinema,” he added.