The series titled 'The Railway Men' will be a tribute to the unsung heroes of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.
Babil revealed that he went into depression as Irrfan was not just his father but also his best friend.
Sean Connery and Chadwick Boseman were also among many others that the Academy remembered in the special tribute segment.
He was also honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Filmfare Awards 2021.
The film had its world premiere at the 70th Locarno Film Festival in 2017.
He also mentioned abut how Sushant's demise has now become a fluster of political debates and stated that we should embrace the positive change.
Irrfan, 54, lost his battle with a rare form of cancer and died in a Mumbai hospital.
A small village near Igatpuri in Nashik district of Maharashtra has named a locality 'Hero Chi Wadi' (neighbourhood of a hero) after the actor who passed away on April 29
Irrfan Khan’s rise as an actor has all the elements of a Bollywood rags-to-riches potboiler whereas the twinkly-eyed charmer called Rishi Kapoor was a de-facto star.
The former Indian all-rounder, a cancer survivor, paid homage to the critically acclaimed artist who passed away on Wednesday.