Irrfan was the original lead Udham Singh

Shoojit Sircar has started the post-production of his directorial, ‘Sardar Udham Singh’, which features Vicky Kaushal in the lead. According to a news portal, the filmmaker had originally planned to cast Irrfan Khan has the leading man and despite the actor being diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour in 2018, Shoojit Sircar was ready to wait. Speaking to the news portal Shoojit Sircar revealed that he had grown close to Irrfan Khan in the past two years of his treatment and he still feels that the late actor is with him.