Om Puri is one of the best senior actors in Indian cinema who has acted in most languages. Bollywood actor Om Puri passed at age of 66 years on Friday, 6th January 2017. Om Puri was staying alone at his home after getting divorced from his second wife Nandita in 2013. On 5th January Om Puri cam back home from a shooting and went to sleep at house in Mumbai. When his driver came next day and called door bell, there was no answer. Later on further investigation he was found lying in his room.
OM Puri birth date is on 18-10-1950 and passed on 6-1-2017. Reason for sudden passing of Indian actor Om Puri is due to heart-attack whcih happened on 6th January morning. News about OM Puri passed is a very shocking one to Bollywood and all fans who loved him. OM Puri is a very popular Indian actor who had won many awards and was also a Padma Shri award winner in year 1990.
OM Puriis born at Ambala in Haryana and later on growing up did his studies in Film and Television Institute of India, National School of Drama. First movie of Om Puri in his career was in a Marathi film named Ghashiram Kotwal in year 1976. Later he started acting in Hindi movies and also did special guest roles in other Indian languages like Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam .etc. Latest and last films of actor Om Puri are Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Ghayal Once Again, The Jungle Book. Also Om Puri was acting in few upcoming movies for release in 2017 like Viceroy’s House, Actor in Law, Santheyalli Nintha Kabira, Tiger .etc. Om Puri’s role with actress Helen Mirren in Hollywood cinema The Hundred-Foot Journey is one of his best ones in English films. Other Hollywood movies of actor OmPuri are City of Joy, The Ghost and the Darkness , Charlie Wilson’s War.
First wife of Om Puri is Seema Kapoor, who also got separated from him saying about difficulties faced from him. Om Puri got married to Nandita Puri in 1993 and in this relation he has a son named Ishaan. Later Om Puri and Nandita Puri had personal problems which ended up in decision to get divorced my mutual consent. Actor Om Puri – Nandita Puri divorce was in 2013. He did not have a third marriage and lived alone in house in Mumbai. Latest news regarding Indian actor Om Puri passed came out on Friday, 6th January 2017 morning.
Actor Om Puri passed news on 6-1-2017, body photos
Funeral ceremony of Indian actor Om Puri was held at Oshiwara electric crematorium. Lot of Indian actors, actress who acted with him during his career came to pay respects and see him for last time.
Om Puri’s son Son Ishaan is doing last rites and all respects of Nation is given.
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Om Puri Family Life, Divorce
First wife of Om Puri is Seema Kapoor who is sister of actor Annu Kapoor.
Bollywood actor Om Puri married for second time to Nandita Puri in 1993 and after 10 years they got legally divorced. Om Puri has a son named Ishaan. Divorce of Om Puri from his wife Nandita happened in 2013.
Problems between them started after a biography “Om Puri – UnlikelyHero” about him was released in which his wife Nandita wrote about his old relationships. This is considered as main reason for break up between Om Puri and his wife Nanditha.
Om Puri Malayalam Movies
Malayalam films in which actor Om Puri acted are as follows.
Om Puri Family photos
Om puri Age
Actor OM Puri is aged 66 years. Om Prakesh Puri was born on 18th October 1950 and on 6th January 2017 he passed at his house in Andheri, Mumbai.
Om Puri funeral
Details regarding it will be updated soon with funeral video of Om Puri. Indian actor Om Puri bdoy will be kept for all his fans, co actors, actress in Indian cinema to pay respects.
After that Om Puri funeral will be done with all respects as he is a Padma Shri award winner and a veteran actor.
Om Puri Filmography
When looking for best movies of Om Puri there are hundreds of movies he has done in his whole career in which his characters were brilliant. We have added some best films names of Om puri as follows. It will include all languages movies such as Hindi, Marathi, English .etc.
- Ardh Satya
- East is East
- Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro
- Mirch Masala
- My Son of the Fanatic
- City of Joy
- Malamaal Weekly
- Singh is King
- Chachi 420
- The Hundred Foot Journey
- Hera Pheri
- Pyaar To Hona Hi Thaa
- The Parole Officer
- Fool N Final
- Mumbai Express
- Actor in Law
- Don 2
- Droh Kaal
Indian Celebrities Responses on Om Puri passed news
These are responses of Indian celebrities who heard about this news about Om Puri.
- Mahesh Bhatt said about Om Puri as follows – Goodbye Om. A part of me goes with you today. How can I ever forget those passionate nights we spent together talking about cinema & life.
- Anupam Kher said about Om Puri as follows – Seeing him lying on his bed looking so calm can’t believe that one of our greatest actors OmPuri is no more. Deeply saddened & shocked.
- Karan Johar said about Om Puri as follows – Solid actor, Solid filmography, immense talent, cinema has truly lost a brilliant artist.