Om Puri – Bollywood Actor-sugus

UnCategorized The veteran actor, Om Puri, was born on 18th October 1950 in Ambala, Haryana, India. Puri spent his early childhood with his maternal uncle in Sanaur, Punjab, India. As he was interested in acting, he went to Film and Television Institute of India and National School of drama to hone his acting skills. He worked as Nathu in TV mini-series Darkness (1986). The same year he appeared in another TV Series, Yatra (1986). Later, he was seen in Shyam Benegal directed, Bharat Ki Khoj(1988). He was also seen in TV serials like Kakkaji Kaheen(1988) which was a parody on politicians and Mr. Yogi (1989) as a narrator where he enjoys pulling protagonists leg . In 2002, he was seen in White Teeth (2002) as Samad. He also appeared in 1Episode of Canterbury Tales as Jetender. Puri made his debut with Ghashiram Kotwal (1976), a film based on a Marathi play of the same name. He was seen in B.V. Karanth-Girish Karnads GODHULI (1977), and Shyam Benegals BHUMIKA: THE ROLE (1977). He played a Marxist in Saeed Akhtar Mirzas Arvind Desai Ki Ajeeb DASTAAN (1978). Other movies in which Om Puri was seen acting were BHOOK (1978), SHAYAD (1979) and SAANCH KO AANCH NAHI (1979). The actor has worked with Amrish Puri, Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi and Smita Patil in art films like Bhavani Bhavai (1980) as Manav Bhagat, Ardh Satya (1982) as Sub Inspector Anant Velankar, and Mirch Masala (1986) as Chowkidar Abu Miya. In 2007, he also appeared as General Zia-Ul-Haq in Charlie Wilsons War (2007), which starred Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts. The actor was seen playing Rangeela in Singh Is Kinng (2008), Daamchand in Billu (2009), and Madan Gopal Sharma in Delhi-6 (2009). SINGH IS KINNG saw a huge success at the Box Office. Om Puri was seen playing Akshay Kumars friend in the movie. He was also seen in a Punjabi film, Gurdas Manns Yaariyan (2008).Other movies in which the actor appeared were LONDON DREAMS (2009) as Arjuns Uncle, KURBAAN (2009) as Bhaijaan, Bolo Raam (2009) as Indrajeet Singh Rathi, as Mohammad Ali Kasuri in ROAD TO SANGAM (2010) and as Shiva in THE HANGMAN (2010). Om Puri was last seen in DABANGG (2010). He played a police officer with grey shades in the movie. The movie has enjoyed tremendous success at the Box Office. Om Puri will be seen in WEST IS WEST (releasing in 2010), SOCIETY (releasing in 2010) and DON 2 (releasing in 2011). The actor is married to Nandita Puri and the couple has a child. Om Puri was awarded Padmashri, Indias fourth highest civilian award in 1990. He won Grand Prix Special des Ameriques Montreal World Film Festival for exceptional contribution to the cinematographic art in 1998. He was also awarded an honorary OBE (Order of the British Empire) in July 2004 for his performances in English movies. He was also awarded. The veteran and versatile actor won: Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2009. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: