Early on Friday morning veteran actor Om Puri has passed away after the heart attack. The actor died at the age of 66. Om Puri has worked in over 250 films. The veteran actor has worked in borders and stereotypes film.
The Bollywood industry has reached the Andheri residence of the artist. Anupam Kher was the first to arrive after the news of Om Puri’s death. Anupam Kher is a good friend of Om Puri and has acted with him in many movies.
Anupam Kher has said that two days ago he had spoken to Om Puri. Veteran actor Om Puri has also worked in Pakistani, Hollywood and British films.
Here are few films of Om Puri in which by his performance the actor has stolen the hearts of the audience.
Ardh Satya (1983)
Om Puri plays the role of a cop in the film. In the movie ‘Ardh Satya’ he tries to fulfill his duties as an honest cop.
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983)
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro is one of the best Indian comedy films. The script revolved around the corruption in the bureaucracy, business, politics, and news media. In the movie, Om Puri plays the role of the dishonest and corrupt man.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015)
In ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ Om Puri has stolen the heart of audience with his two scene. In the film, he had played the role of Maulvi Saab in Pakistan which was liked by everyone. We cannot forget how he helped Munni to escape.
Govind Nihalani directed film ‘Aakrosh’ is a Hindi arthouse film which has shown human emotions. The film stars Om Puri, Smita Patel, and Naseeruddin Shah. For the movie, ‘Aakrosh’ Om Puri has received his first Filmfare award in supporting category. Even the film has gone on to win the National Awards.
East is East (1999)
‘East is East’ is a British Comedy-drama film directed by Damien O’Donnell. The story revolves around a family who is unable to find common ground regarding traditions. The title of the movie taken from Rudyard Kipling poem The Ballad of East and West.