One day prior to Irrfan Khan’s birth anniversary, Sony Pictures has given his fans a visual treat in the form of a still from his upcoming Hollywood venture Inferno, where he’s sharing screen space with the versatile Tom Hanks. Felicity Jones, Omar Sy, Ben Foster and Sidse Babett Knudsen play other important characters in the movie.

irrfan khan in inferno

Tom Hanks and Irrfan Khan in Inferno

Based on Dan Brown’s novel by the same name, the film will have Tom Hanks reprising the role of Harvard professor of symbology Robert Langdon. Official blurb – In the heart of Italy, Robert Langdon is drawn into a harrowing world centered on one of history’s most enduring and mysterious literary masterpieces: Dante’s Inferno. Against this backdrop, Langdon battles a chilling adversary and grapples with an ingenious riddle that pulls him into a landscape of classic art, secret passageways, and futuristic science. Based on the Dan Brown novel.

Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones star in Columbia PIctures' "Inferno."

Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones star in Columbia PIctures’ “Inferno.”

The film is slated for a theatrical release on 28th October, 2016. Watch this space for more updates on the movie.