Happy Birthday Om Puri!

Happy Birthday Om Puri!

Bonded with Naseer over food: Om Puri
Bonded with Naseer over food: Om Puri

 

New Delhi: Besides carving a niche while playing together some of the pivotal roles in Hindi cinema, Bollywood greats and friends Naseeruddin Shah and Om Puri bonded over food and loved having dishes like brain curry.

Attenborough's 'Gandhi' changed lives of all of us: Om Puri
Attenborough's 'Gandhi' changed lives of all of us: Om Puri

Om Puri, who had a miniscule role in British filmmaker Richard Attenborough's Oscar winning film "Gandhi", says the film changed the life of everyone who has been associated with it.

Om Puri misses golden era of Hindi cinema

Versatile actor Om Puri, who has maintained just the right balance between commercial and parallel cinema, misses the good content on celluloid and rues that movie-making is now reduced to just money-making.

Are you ready for ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro’ sequel?

Veteran filmmaker-actor Satish Kaushik will be teaming up with Kundan Shah for the sequel to 1983 cult-comedy ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro’.

Older couples too can have a love story: Om Puri on ‘The Hundred Foot Journey’

The star of parallel cinema, Om Puri, romanced Oscar-winning British actress Helen Mirren in the gastronomic love story ‘The Hundred Foot Journey’.

Om Puri `fine` post mouth surgery

Veteran actor Om Puri, who recently underwent mouth surgery, says all is well now.

`The Hundred Foot Journey` is not a Hollywood debut: Juhi Chawla

Actress Juhi Chawla does not count her two scene appearance in Om Puri-Helen Mirren starrer `The Hundred Foot Journey` as her Hollywood debut.

`The Hundred-Foot Journey` Review: Visually brilliant,but lacks drama

Based on the novel by Richard C. Morais and adapted by Steven Knight, `The Hundred-Foot Journey` is a charmingly frothy fable about an immigrant family and their endeavour to blend in a foreign land.

NY museum pays tribute to Om Puri

Veteran Indian actor Om Puri was honoured by a renowned museum here for his contribution to cinema through a special tribute that showcased clips from some of his finest films and highlighted the actor`s journey from a theatre student to one of the most prominent actors.

Om Puri goes down on his knees for Helen Mirren

Veteran actor Om Puri, who shot with Helen Mirren in the French town of Albi for ‘The Hundred Foot Journey’, says he was very impressed by his lovely leading lady - and even went down on his knees for her.

If I don`t get work, I will retire: Om Puri

Veteran actor Om Puri says filmmakers here do not write roles for older actors which leaves them with no choice but to retire.

Special tribute to Om Puri at US museum

Veteran actor Om Puri will be the focus of a special tribute program here which will also have a preview screening of his latest film `The Hundred-Foot Journey`, in which he co-stars with Helen Mirren.

Helen Mirren is my Smita Patil: Om Puri

Om Puri, who will be sharing the screen space with veteran British actress Helen Mirren in `The Hundred-Foot Journey`, has compared the `Queen` star with Smita Patil.

Om Puri undergoes mouth surgery, quits smoking

A cancer scare caused by an intimidating white patch in his mouth had all of actor Om Puri`s friends and well-wishers worried after the report of the physical irregularity was out. But after a recent mouth surgery, he is fine and says he has kicked the butt.

Om Puri marks comeback to stage with `Teri Amrita`

Om Puri is set to return to stage with `Teri Amrita`.

Om Puri to play General Kayani in upcoming Malala biopic

Om Puri has revealed that he will be starring as General Kayani in an upcoming Malala Yousafzai biopic.

Om Puri, Divya Dutta arrive in Lahore for theater performance

Veteran actor Om Puri and actress Divya Dutta, arrived here today via Wagah Border to perform in a play called `Teri Amrita`.

Om Puri gets bail, leaves for shooting in Britain

Om Puri, who was accused by his wife Nandita of domestic violence, breathed a sigh of relief when he was finally granted bail.

Domestic violence case: Om Puri`s bail plea disposed of

The sessions court today disposed of the anticipatory bail application filed Bollywood actor Om Puri, who is accused of assaulting his wife