Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor received the Life Time Achievement award. Meanwhile, the Popular Choice award in the male and female categories went to Shah Rukh Khan for Dilwale, and Deepika for Bajirao Mastani respectively. Irrfan Khan received the Jury Choice Best Actor (Male) award
Irrfan, who worked with Sircar in comedy-drama film Piku, shared a quote of Mr Sircar on Twitter. "Irrfan just terrific..Undoubtedly you are one of the best actor we have. And you are my superstar too," Mr Sircar had said. Irrfan, who was last seen onscreen in Jazbaa, played a CBI officer in Talvar, which was based on the 2008 murder of Aarushi Talwar and her family's domestic servant Hemraj
The hard-hitting drama is likely to release in India in September
Acclaimed Indian actor Irrfan Khan won the best actor award for his brilliant performance in The Lunchbox at the 10th edition of Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF).