A Cinematic Journey: Om Puri, 1950-2017
He made his film debut in the 1976 Marathi film Ghashiram Kotwal followed by popular films such as Bhavni Bhavai (1980), Sadgati (1981), Ardh Satya (1982), Mirch Masala (1986) and Dharavi (1992).
Puri was lauded for his performances for playing several memorable characters that depicted the anger and angst of those times.
We give you a lowdown on his most unforgettable performances.
Ardh Satya, 1983
Mirch Masala, 1984
City of Joy, 1992
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, 1983
My Son the Fanatic, 1997
East is East, 1999
Singh Is Kinng, 2008
Actor In Law, 2016