At the recent and the much awaited Filmfare Awards 2018, Irrfan Khan won the Best Actor in a Leading Role award for his performance in Hindi Medium. The film also won the Best Film award. This acknowledgement made the actor really happy and thus he took to Twitter to share his happiness.

Irrfan tweeted, “The journey of #HindiMedium has been testament to celebration of a story that is told from the heart, of good content and most of all the want and sincerity to inculcate and encourage change. (1/2).” In his next tweet, the actor wrote, “Thank you to @filmfare and our audience who have been part of my journey and also for giving this movie the adulation it has got! congratulations to the entire team! (2/2) #JioFilmFareAwards.”

In a recent interview, the actor who has won many popular awards for Hindi Medium shared, “Hindi Medium has been able to crack the magic of marrying content with popularity. I am happy that the bridge has been crossed from ‘critic’ to ‘popular’ on my own terms. I didn’t have to go the so-called massy route.” He had also shared that, “For Hindi Medium, the entire effort went into making an aspirational but fantastic story into a relatable tale.”

Divya Khosla Kumar also tweeted, “Best Film HINDI MEDIUM.