Bollywood actor, Boman Irani’s mother, Jerbanoo Irani passed away at the age of 94. She died on June 9, Wednesday morning due to age and health-related issues.
Boman Irani penned down a heartfelt note for his mother on his Instagram handle. He posted a monochromatic picture where his mother is seen saluting. He wrote, “Mother Irani passed away peacefully in her sleep early this morning. Jer was 94. She played the role of both mother and father to me since she was 32. What a spirit she was. Filled with funny stories that only she could tell. The longest arm that always dug deep into her pockets, even when there wasn’t much there. When she sent me to the movies, she made sure all the compound kids came with me.”. The actor also said his mother told him to act to make people smile, rather than to receive praise from others.
Many celebrities like Dia Mirza and Abhishek Bachchan expressed their condolences in the comments section. Actress Mouni Roy wrote, “So so sorry for your loss. Lots of love”. Boman Irani is famous for his roles in ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S’, ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’, and ‘Main Hoon Naa to name a few. Few of his recent films were Yuvarathnaa, Yeh Ballet and Drive.