Om Puri was an Indian actor who made a mark in Indian, British, Pakistani and Hollywood movies. He is also a recipient of Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of India. In this article, we will have a look at his top performances in the entertainment industry.
1. East is East, 2000In early 1970s England, a Pakistani father finds the authority he has previously maintained challenged by his increasingly Anglicized children.
2. My Son The Fanatic, 1998Won the best actor award in Brussels International film festival for his performance in the movie.
3. Ardh Satya, 1994Won the best actor award for his stellar performance at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in 1994 and the National Filmfare Awards.
4. Aakrosh, 1984Won the award for best supporting actor in 1981 Filmware awards. Made a mark in the industry through his performance in this movie.
5. Arohan, 1982Another great performance by the legend. Won the Best Actor award in the National Filmfare Awards.
6. Narsimha, 1991A great performance in a negative role. Though he didn't win an award for this movie but was lauded throughout the country for his great performance.
Mr. Om Puri has been a true legend in the Indian Cinema and made a significant contribution in taking the industry forward. May his soul rest his peace.