Om Puri

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 68
Om Prakash Puri, was an Indian actor who appeared in mainstream commercial Hindi films, as well as independent and art films. He is best known for his author-backed roles in films like Aakrosh (1980), Arohan (1982), Ardh Satya and television films like Sadgati (1981) and Tamas (1987) and also light-hearted roles in Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983) and Chachi 420 (1997). read more

Om Prakash Puri, was an Indian actor who appeared in mainstream commercial Hindi films, as well as independent and art films. He is best known for his author-backed roles in films like Aakrosh (1980), Arohan (1982), Ardh Satya and television films like Sadgati (1981) and Tamas (1987) and also light-hearted roles in Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983) and Chachi 420 (1997). He had various collaborations with director Shyam Benegal and Govind Nihalani. Puri also appeared in non-Indian productions in the United States, Britain and Pakistan.

Born

Wednesday, 18 October 1950

Died

Friday, 06 January 2017

Actor Filmography

Gul Makai General Kayani 2020
The Gandhi Murder T.G. 2019
Load Wedding Raja's Father (archive footage) 2018
Lashtam Pashtam Saleem 2018
Mr. Kabaadi Channulal Surmewala 2017
Tubelight Banne Chacha 2017
A Death in the Gunj O.P. Bakshi, Uncle 2017
Viceroy's House Ali Rahim Noor 2017
The Ghazi Attack Admiral India Navy 2017
Chaar Sahibzaade 2: Rise of Banda Singh Bahadur Narrator 2016
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Gul Makai General Kayani 2020
The Gandhi Murder T.G. 2019
Load Wedding Raja's Father (archive footage) 2018
Lashtam Pashtam Saleem 2018
Mr. Kabaadi Channulal Surmewala 2017
Tubelight Banne Chacha 2017
A Death in the Gunj O.P. Bakshi, Uncle 2017
Viceroy's House Ali Rahim Noor 2017
The Ghazi Attack Admiral India Navy 2017
Chaar Sahibzaade 2: Rise of Banda Singh Bahadur Narrator 2016
Gandhigiri Rai Saheb 2016
Mirzya Abba 2016
Actor In Law Rafaqat Mirza 2016
Warrior Savitri Yamraj (as Mr. Om Puri) 2016
Aadupuliyattam Yogeendra Muni 2016
Ghayal Once Again ACP Joe D'Souza 2016
Welcome Back Narrator (voice) 2015
Bajrangi Bhaijaan Maulana Sahab 2015
Jai Ho! Democracy Pandeyji 2015
Dirty Politics Dinanath 2015
The Lovers 2015
Chaar Sahibzaade Narrator (voice) 2014
Little Terrors Abdul-Wadood Kamil 2014
Aa Gaye Munde U.K. De Dilip Singh 2014
The Hundred-Foot Journey Papa 2014
Heartless Dr. Sanjay Trehan 2014
Bha Ji in Problem Balli 2013
Jatt Boys Putt Jattan De Jora Vailly - Sippy's father 2013
TakePart Live Himself - Guest 2013
Policegiri Comissioner 2013
Comedy Nights with Kapil Himself 2013
The Reluctant Fundamentalist Abu 2013
Trafficker Supreme Court Judge 2013
Chakravyuh Govind Suryavanshi 2012
OMG: Oh My God! Hanif Bhai 2012
Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal David 2012
Krishna Aur Kans Kans (voice) 2012
Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baaki Hai Baig Saab - Writer 2012
Chaar Din Ki Chandni Fatoor Singh 2012
Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya Chaudhari 2012
Agneepath Eknath Gaitonde (Police Commissioner) 2012
Don 2 CBI Officer Vishal Malik 2011
Khap Omkar Singh Chaudhary 2011
Kucch Luv Jaisaa Madhu's Father 2011
Teen Thay Bhai Chiksi Gill 2011
Action Replayy Rai Bahadur Dhyanchand 2010
West Is West Jahangir Khan 2010
Dabangg Inspector Kasturilal Vishkarma 2010
Kushti Jiten Singh 2010
Na Ghar Ke Na Ghaat Ke Sankataprasad Tripathi 2010
Road to Sangam Mohammad Ali Kasuri 2010
Kurbaan Bhaijaan 2009
Life Goes On Alok 2009
London Dreams Mr. Khosla 2009
Baabarr Inspector Avadh Narayan Chaturvedi 2009
Delhi-6 Madan Gopal Sharma 2009
Billu Damchand 2009
Chal Chala Chal Omkar Nath 2009
Maharathi ACP Gokhale 2008
Mukhbiir S.P. Rathod (as Ompuri) 2008
Shoot On Sight Junaid 2008
Singh Is King Rangeela 2008
Money Hai Toh Honey Hai Narrator 2008
Kismat Konnection Sanjeev 'Harry' Gill 2008
Mere Baap Pehle Aap Madhav Mathur 2008
Lovesongs: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow Aftab Jaffrey 2008
Charlie Wilson's War President Zia 2007
Welcome Narrator 2007
Dhol Dadaji 2007
Buddha Mar Gaya Vidyut 'Vidya' Baba 2007
Fool N Final Munna's Brother 2007
Delhii Heights Timmy Kohli 2007
Dosh Inspector Om 2007
Baabul Balwant Kapoor 2006
Don CBI Officer Vishal Malik 2006
Chup Chup Ke Prabhat Singh Chauhan 2006
Malamaal Weekly Balwant 'Balu' 2006
Rang De Basanti Aslam's Father 2006
Deewane Huye Paagal Scientist Khurana 2005
Kyon Ki... Dr.Khurana 2005
Mangal Pandey: The Rising Narrator 2005
AK 47 Commissioner Yashwant Sinha 2004
The King of Bollywood Karan 'K.K.' Kumar 2004
Kyun! Ho Gaya Na... Mr. Khanna 2004
Lakshya Subedar Maj. Pritam Singh 2004
Dev Special Commissioner Tejinder Khosla 2004
Aan: Men at Work Commissioner Khurana 2004
Yuva Prosonjit Bannerjee 2004
Code 46 Bahkland 2004
Dhoop Prof. Suresh Kumar Kapoor 2003
Second Generation Sharma 2003
Chupke Se Qasim Khan Qayamat 2003
Canterbury Tales Jetender 2003
Aapko Pehle Bhi Kahin Dekha Hai Shyam 'Sam' 2003
Maqbool Inspector Pandit 2003
Chor Machaaye Shor DCP Pandey 2002
Shararat DCP Bhosle 2002
Awara Paagal Deewana Mafia Don 2002
Murder Akash Gupta 2002
Pyaar Diwana Hota Hai Dr. S. Puri 2002
The Mystic Masseur Ramlogan 2002
Pitaah Thakur Avadh Narayan Singh 2002
Maa Tujhhe Salaam (voice) 2002
Bollywood Calling Subramaniam 2001
The Zookeeper The Vet 2001
Happy Now Tin Man 2001
The Parole Officer George 2001
Kurukshetra Baburao Deshmukh (Chief Minister) 2000
Hera Pheri Kharak Singh 2000
Hey Ram Goel 2000
Call Colonel Hussein 2000
Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge Bhola Nath 2000
Death Sentence Rambaran Manto 1999
My Little Devil 1999
Such a Long Journey Ghulam Mohamed 1999
East Is East George Khan 1999
Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha Inspector Khan 1998
My Son the Fanatic Parvez 1998
Chachi 420 Banwarilal Pandey 1997
Gupt: The Hidden Truth Insp. Udham Singh 1997
Aastha: In the Prison of Spring Amar 1997
The Ghost And The Darkness Abdullah 1996
Krishna Minister Amar Prabhakar 1996
PremGranth Baliram 1996
Maachis Sanatan 1996
Brothers in Trouble Hussein Shah 1995
Aatank Hi Aatank Sharad Joshi 1995
Kartavya Ghulam Rasul 1995
Droh Kaal DCP Abhay Singh 1994
Wolf Dr. Vijay Alezais 1994
In Custody Deven 1994
Triyacharitra Billar 1994
Maya 1993
City Of Joy Hazari Pal 1992
Current Velu 1992
Raat Sharji 1992
Dharavi Rajkaran 1991
Narasimha Suraj Narayan Singh 'Baapji' 1991
Antarnaad 1991
Ghayal ACP Joe D'Souza 1990
Ilaaka Bheema (Raja's Foster Father) 1989
Marte Dam Tak D.K. 1987
Mirch Masala Chowkidar Abu Miya 1987
Genesis The weaver 1986
Long Da Lishkara Ditu 1986
Holi Principal Pandey 1985
Duniya Vasudev 1984
Paar Ramnaresh 1984
Party Avinash 1984
The Jewel in the Crown Mr de Souza, Mr. De Souza 1984
Tarang Namdev 1984
Satyajit Ray Himself 1984
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro Tarneja 1983
Mandi Ram Gopal 1983
Chokh Jadunath 1983
Arohan Hari Mondal 1983
Disco Dancer David Brown 1982
Gandhi Nahari 1982
Vijeta Arvind (Angad's uncle, Mama) 1982
Kalyug Bhavani Pandey 1981
The Touch Dubey 1980
Bhavni Bhavai Maanav Bhagat 1980
Aakrosh Bhiku Lahanya 1980
Saanch Ko Aanch Nahin 1979
Arvind Desai Ki Ajeeb Dastaan Rajan 1978
Bhumika 1977
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