Om Puri, Indian Actor

Om Puri is well known actor of Indian Cinema who has worked in many films and stage shows. Om Puri is the Idol of many aspiring actor and actress.

Om Puri is one of the most talented actors which the Indian Cinema had. He is the actor who shows his acting skills in both mainstream Indian Cinema films and art films. He also gives his appearances in British and American films. He has received an honorary OBE.

Profile of Om Puri

Om Puri was born in 1950 in Ambala district of Haryana. But he spends his early years of life with his maternal uncle in Sanaur, Punjab. He start his acting career in 1976 and than there is no looking back. He gives number of hits and also has the credit to make the art cinema commercialize.

Date of Birth of Ompuri 18 October 1950

Birthplace of Ompuri Ambala ,Haryana

Marital status of Ompuri Married

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Education of Om Puri

Om puri got his education in Punjab and He graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India. He is also taken acting classes from National School of Drama where Naseeruddin Shah was a co-student.

Career of Om Puri

Debut film of Om Puri was Ghashiram Kotwal in 1976. Some of his famous art films are Bhavani Bhavai (1980), Sadgati (1981), Ardh Satya (1982), Mirch Masala (1986) and Dharavi (1992).

Om puri also worked in many British films like My Son the Fanatic (1997), East is East (1999) and The Parole Officer (2001). Some Hollywood films of Om puri are City of Joy (1992), Wolf (1994), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)

His more recent Hindi film roles include Singh Is Kinng, Mere Baap Pehle Aap and Billu Barber.

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