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Boman Irani: 3 Idiots Popular in Hong Kong

Boman Irani: 3 Idiots Popular in Hong Kong

Boman Irani in a still from 3 Idiots.

Highlights

  • Actor Boman Irani, who played professor Viru Sahastrabuddhe (Virus) in the 2009 hit film 3 Idiots, says the movie is “a favourite” in places like Hong Kong.
  • He stayed at Hong Kong’s Ritz Carlton hotel for a few days and was pleased to meet some of the fans of the Rajkumar Hirani-directorial.
  • “The housekeeping staff of the Ritz Carlton Hong Kong. Fans of 3 Idiots. A favourite in these parts. Bless you Raju,” Boman tweeted. (will embed)
  • The movie, which released in India on December 23, 2009, was a blockbuster. It also featured Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, R Madhavan and Kareena Kapoor.
  • The film 3 Idiots, which criticized the education system in India without being too preachy, released in Hong Kong in 2011. It also hit other Asian countries like Japan and China.
Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani, who played professor Viru Sahastrabuddhe (Virus) in the 2009 hit film 3 Idiots, says the movie is "a favourite" in places like Hong Kong.

He stayed at Hong Kong's Ritz Carlton hotel for a few days and was pleased to meet some of the fans of the Rajkumar Hirani-directorial. (Also read: Boman Irani to play cameo in Legend of Michael Missra)

"The housekeeping staff of the Ritz Carlton Hong Kong. Fans of 3 Idiots. A favourite in these parts. Bless you Raju," Boman tweeted. (will embed)

The movie, which released in India on December 23, 2009, was a blockbuster. It also featured Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, R Madhavan and Kareena Kapoor. (Also read: Happy New Year will be a blockbuster: Boman Irani)

The film 3 Idiots, which criticized the education system in India without being too preachy, released in Hong Kong in 2011. It also hit other Asian countries like Japan and China.