On Wednesday morning, Irrfan Khan, a beloved actor who broke through to Hollywood and seemed to resonate especially well with fans, died at age 53. Mr. iphone 7 hoesjes Khan had cancer and was admitted to a hospital in Mumbai for a colon infection last cover samsung s6edge disney week. Then, on Thursday morning, India was shocked to learn of the death of Rishi Kapoor. Mr. Kapoor, 67, was a Bollywood giant, a handsome, charming matinee idol who starred in dozens of films in the 1970s and ’80s, and hailed from an illustrious film cover carbonio iphone x family. Mr. Kapoor learned he had leukemia in 2018, and was admitted to a hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday, but an cover samsung s8 protezione totale exact cause of death was not immediately given. “It seems like we’re in the midst of a nightmare,” tweeted Akshay Kumar, one of Bollywood’s most successful actors. “One blow after another,” Ajay Devgn, another cover apple iphone 6 rosa star, posted. India is under a strict coronavirus lockdown, with large gatherings, including funerals, banned. So the country has had no choice but to turn to social media to express its grief. Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp have been deluged with tributes and condolences from all walks of life from the prime minister, other leading politicians, fans, fellow stars and lots of ordinary people, many of whom have shared clips of the actors in their primes. Television stations have run wall to wall coverage. All day Thursday, Mr. Kapoor kept appearing in the richer hues of 1970s film stock singing, dancing and winking across the screen of nostalgic Bollywood classics. When Mr. Khan was buried on Wednesday in Mumbai, where he lived, it was a quiet affair. A few famous directors and actors stood at his graveside with cover samsung s6 rugged masks over their faces. “Many people would have wanted to say goodbye, but this is how Irrfan would have wanted it, said Vishal Bhardwaj, a director who attended the funeral. “He never made a show about anything. Success never changed him.” Mr. Khan, cover samsung j5 harley quinn who was featured as a police inspector in the hit “Slumdog Millionaire,” was an actor’s actor. Known for cover iphone 5s nba his intensity, studiousness and approachability, he came from humble roots. His father sold tires. He was not considered as classically handsome as a typical cover iphone 7 coppia movie star, and many Indians cover samsung j6 2016 silicone felt an affinity with him a fine actor (he has been described as India’s Philip Seymour Hoffman) who was also a regular guy. Film directors said Mr. custodia samsung Khan reliably undersold himself, asking for less money for parts than he could have commanded. And cover star wars iphone 7 to help out his filmmaking friends, he sometimes took on roles that other actors avoided. coque iphone 7 He gravitated toward Shakespeare, starring in “Maqbool,” cover samsung s6 coccinella a retelling of “Macbeth, and playing in “Haider,” a film inspired by cover moleskine iphone 6 “Hamlet” but set in Kashmir. Many of his friends and his fans feel that destiny cheated him, plucking away his life at a relatively young age, as he was reaching the peak of his career after decades cover samsung a50 2019 originale of working his way up. “He was perhaps one of the best actors we had,” said Shivendra Singh Dungarpur, a filmmaker who runs a film preservation foundation. “But beyond that, he was a lovely person.” “Just look at the posts on social media,” Mr. Dungarpur said. “These are not fan photographs. They are people who had worked with Irrfan, who had done something with Irrfan, who connected with Irrfan in a very different way than that of most superstars.” Mr. Khan grew up cover samsung galaxy note 8.0 in a Muslim family and was laid to rest in a Muslim graveyard. In recent years, the divide cover samsung s10e spigen between India’s Muslim cover samsung s3 mini orso minority and its Hindu majority has widened and grown more treacherous. bague homme But what was striking on Wednesday, as the news of Mr. Khan’s death spread, was that for once, it was as though religious differences did not matter. Several commentators said it was like the old India. custodia cover samsung Tributes for Mr. Khan flooded in from all directions, including from Hindu nationalist politicians. “Irrfan had this humbleness and the image of the common man, which connected people to him,” said Mihir Fadnavis, a film critic. He put himself in people’s shoes, and they could see themselves on TV screens.” “When as amazing a person as cover samsung j5 2017 brillantini liquidi this passes away, the whole structure of politics and religious differences goes away,” he added. “It doesn’t exist anymore, even if it’s temporary.” The outpouring of grief has cover samsung galaxy a3 2015 brillantini perhaps even more enormous for Mr. custodia cover iphone Kapoor. He was filmmaking royalty. His grandfather, Prithviraj, was a pioneer in India’s pre independence film industry, and clear cover samsung a5 2016 the Kapoor clan has played a starring role in one of India’s greatest exports and stamps on the world: Bollywood. Mr. Kapoor’s father, Raj, was also a film star. So is his son, a40 cover samsung Ranbir, and several nieces. One Indian news channel lauded him with the headline: “Unparalleled, Unmatched, Forever.” Mr. Kapoor acted practically his entire cover samsung galaxy s7 edge rigida life, appearing as a toddler in his father’s films (his father was also a director) and continuing work until just recently. His Bollywood heyday was several decades ago when he sang and danced as one romantic hero after the next. His last important film was “Mulk,” a 2018 courtroom drama written and directed by Anubhav Sinha that tackled the rising Islamophobia in India. Mr.