Irrfan Khan, who has featured in a slew of international projects like 'Life of Pi' and 'Slumdog Millionaire', has thanked his foreign audience for leading his latest Bollywood outing 'Piku' towards success.

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"I would like to really thank my international audience for this incredible response for 'Piku'. I'm overwhelmed by the response our movie has got," Irrfan said in a statement.

While the film has garnered plaudits from all quarters for being an endearing father-daughter tale, the success of “Piku” is evident even internationally with the film registering a total collection Rs. 27.35 crore overseas, read a statement.

Directed by Shoojit Sircar, “Piku” paints the relationship between a father and daughter, played by Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone, in an entertaining way, embedding slice-of-life moments in a beautiful way.

Irrfan shines in his role as a taxi company owner with his intense acting and quirky take on things.

The thing that clicked with the audience is that the movie is for all age groups.