His ability to touch audiences through diverse roles in film and on stage makes Irrfan Khan one of the most highly-acclaimed international actors today.

Simultaneously working in Bollywood and Hollywood films such as Slumdog Millionaire, The Namesake and A Mighty Heart, he continues to create his own path in the global movie industry while blurring the lines between big budget films and small independent films.

But Irrfan's journey to become a successful actor was not easy.

Irrfan discusses with Riz Khan how films "captured" his mind at a young age and how the film industry has evolved since then.

The international, award-winning actor describes his success with Hollywood and Bollywood films, as well as in television and theatre worldwide.

This episode of One on One can be seen from Saturday, May 08, at the following times GMT: Saturday: 0030, 1630; Sunday: 0430, 2330; Monday: 0300, 1230.

Source: Al Jazeera