Om Puri Net Worth

Om Puri Net Worth is
$20 Million

Om Puri Biography

Puri earned a Filmfare Best Helping Actor Award in 1981 for Aakrosh. Om Puri was created in Ambala, Haryana, India in October 1950. He earned National Film Awards for Greatest Actor in 1982 for Arohan and in 1984 for Ardh Satya. Puri graduated from the Film and Tv Institute of India and the National College of Drama. He initial starred in the film Chor Chor Chhupja in 1975. Among the countless films he provides starred in will be the Hangman, Mumbai Xpress, Fool & Final, Charlie Wilson’s Battle, London Dreams, West can be West, Don 2: The King is Back again, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, The Hundred-Foot Trip, and Heartless.Om Puri Net Worthy of: Om Puri can be an Indian and English actor who includes a net worthy of of $20 million. Through the years he previously appeared in Indian movies along with independent and art movies and has over 250 performing credits to his name. He also earned a Greatest Actor Award for Ardh Satya in 1984 at the Karlovy Vary International Film Event. In 1990 he was awarded India’s 4th highest civilian award, the Padma Shri Award. He was awarded an Honorary Officer of the Purchase of the British Empire in 2004 and earned a Filmfare Lifetime Accomplishment Award in ’09 2009. In 1998 he earned the Brussells International Film Event Greatest Actor Award for My Boy the Fanatic and the Grand Prix Particular des Ameriques Montreal Globe Film Event Award for extraordinary contribution to the cinematographic artwork. Om wedded Nandita Puri in 1993 and provides one child.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameOm Puri
Net Worth$20 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 18, 1950
DiedJanuary 6, 2017, Andheri
Height1.78 m
EducationNational School of Drama, Film and Television Institute of India
SpouseNandita Puri, Seema Kapoor
ChildrenIshaan Puri
SiblingsVed Puri
AwardsOrder of the British Empire, Padma Shri, Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award, National Film Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
NominationsFilmfare Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Award for Best Villain – Tamil, Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role, BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
MoviesChal Dum, Humko Toh Rehna Hai (From "China Gate"), Piya O Re Piya, Dirty Politics, The Hundred-Foot Journey, Aastha: In the Prison of Spring, Actor In Law, East Is East, Ardh Satya, Malamaal Weekly, Ghayal Once Again, Don 2, Mirch Masala, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, Aakrosh, Hera Pheri, Singh Is Kinng, Chup Chup Ke, Sadgati, Gandhi, West Is West, OMG – Oh My God!, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Lakshya, Maachis, Charlie Wilson's War, Ghayal, Delhi-6, Chachi 420, Billu, Gupt: The Hidden Truth, Rang De Basanti, Mere Baap Pehle Aap, Chakravyuh, Chor Machaaye Shor, Dhoop, Yuva, Dabangg, Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal, Baabul, Kurbaan, Tubelight, Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha, Maharathi, Action Replayy, Disco Dancer, Fool N Final, Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge, Road to Sangam, Kyon Ki, Mumbai Express, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, London Dreams, Shoot on Sight
TV ShowsThe Anupam Kher Show - Kucch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai, Jasoos Vijay, The Jewel in the Crown, Bharat Ek Khoj

Interesting Facts

1 He was engaged to Jyoti Deshpande. Sister of writer Govind Deshpande.
2 Om had 8 brothers and sisters who all died in their childhood due to various diseases and lack of proper diagnosis and medical facilities. Om had a elder sister named Vedvati.She was married with a daughter. She also passed away at a young age due to sickness.Om only remember's some of their names.Gyan, Kabli and Baby. These are the names he heard his mother mention.
3 Was engaged to Mala Dey. Sister of world famous lawyer Subhash Shah.
4 Was engaged to costume designer Mala Dey.
5 He was engaged to Seema Sawhni, daughter of director Shaheed Latif.
6 Has a a elder brother named Ved Puri. Ved had four boys who came to live with Om in Bombay. Eldest son Bobby was a trainee chef with the Horizon Hotel in Juhu.Then Bobby worked as a chef in Pune's Shantai Hotel. Bobby then decided to try his hand in real estate. He now lives in Pune with his wife and son. The second son of Ved Puri is Vicky Puri. Vicky is married with a daughter and manages a resort in Pune. The third son of Ved is Yash Ved Puri (Rinku) who use to work in the special effects department in television.Yash worked on Mahabharat. Yash also wrote a episode for CID television serial. Yash passed away from a cardiac arrest in 2014 at the age of 40. Yash was at a party dancing when he had the attack. He left a wife and 2 children. Ved Puri fourth son in Rocky Puri. Rocky works as a chef in the famous Indigo restaurant in Bombay.
7 Starred in the shelved movie P.N.J. Films "Kasam Tirange Ki" (1999) Starring Jaya Pradha, Om Puri,Ayub Khan,Indrani Bannerjee,Shoaib Khan,Raza Murad,Kiran Kumar,Kader Khan,Music by Bappi Lahiri,Produced by Nishikant Jha, Directed by Swaroop Kumar,Reels:5.
8 Starred in M.J. Films "Ittefaq"( Previously titled Waqia)(1996)Starring Chandrachur Singh (Replaced Sanjay Kapoor),Namrata Shirodkar(Replaced Karishma Kapoor)Suman Raganathan(Replaced Ramya Krishna),Om Puri, Mink, Danny Denzongpa,Lyrics by Gulzar, Music by A.R. Rahman, Produced by Milan. C. Jhaveri,Bishun. B. Singh, Directed by Shivendra Singh Dungarpur.
9 Starred in the shelved movie Ramkrishna Productions "Raktapaat"(1995) Starring Dharmendra ,Somy Ali, Rajat Kumar, (Replaced Divya Kumar),Om Puri,Deepak Zaveri,Sadashiv Amrapurkar,Asrani, Bharat Bhushan,Tiku Talsania,Shiva, Harish Patel,Shashi Puri. Music by Vijay Singh, Produced by Deepak Joshi, Directed by Vijaideep.
10 Starred in the shelved movie Shalimar International's "Jaidev"(1995) Starring Om Puri,Ashish Vidyarthi,Aruna Irani,Arun Bakshi,Gulshan Grover,Mohan Joshi, Music by Anand Milind, Produced by Ashok.K. Ranglani, Vijay.K.Ranglani, Directed by Raj .N. Sippy.
11 Starred in the shelved movie P.N.J.Films "Jan Gun Man"(1997) Starring Om Puri,Arif Rizvi,Narendra Jha,Ravish Kumar, Sadhu Meher,Raza Murad,Sadashiv Amrapurkar, Music by Bappi Lahiri, Produced by Nishikant Jha, Directed by Arvind Rajan Das.
12 Although an Indian Citizen he was created and invested, Officer of the Order of the British Empire, OBE (Honorary) in 2004 for services to The British Film Industry.


1 Amitabh Bachchan is a great actor and I am thankful that he refused Ardh Satya


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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009 Lifetime Achievement Award Filmfare Awards
2002 Significant Contribution to Indian Cinema Bombay International Film Festival
2001 Silver Medallion Award Telluride Film Festival, US
2000 Grand Prix Special des Amériques Montréal World Film Festival For exceptional contribution to the cinematographic art.
1998 Crystal Star Brussels International Film Festival Best Actor My Son the Fanatic (1997)
1984 Best Actor Karlovy Vary International Film Festival Ardh Satya (1983)
1984 Silver Lotus Award National Film Awards, India Best Actor Ardh Satya (1983)
1982 Silver Lotus Award National Film Awards, India Best Actor Arohan (1983)
1981 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Supporting Actor Aakrosh (1980)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2001 Screen Screen Weekly Awards Best Performance in a Comic Role Hera Pheri (2000)
2000 BAFTA Film Award BAFTA Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role East Is East (1999)
1998 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Supporting Actor Gupt: The Hidden Truth (1997)
1998 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Comedian/Comedienne Chachi 420 (1997)
1992 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Villain/Villainess Narasimha (1991)



Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal 2012 David
Bhumika 1977
The Reluctant Fundamentalist 2012 Abu
Smothered Voices 1977
Son of Flower 2012 Munshi Pyare Lal Suman
Ghashiram Kotwal 1976 Ghashiram
Krishna Aur Kans 2012 Kans (voice)
Amrita 1976 Short
Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baaki Hai 2012 Baig Saab - Writer
An Elusive Dream 1976 Short
Chaar Din Ki Chandni 2012
Duniya Chalti Hai 1976 Short
Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya 2012 Chaudhari
Khukhari 1976 Short
Agneepath 2012 Gaitonde
Lokayat 1976 Short
Society Kaam Se Gayi 2011
Navjatak 1976 Short
Don 2 2011 CBI Officer Vishal Malik
Chor Chor Chhupja 1975
Khap 2011 Omkar Singh Chaudhary
Kalla Kalla Bachitko 1975
Bin Bulaye Baraati 2011 S.I. Pralay Pratap Singh
Love Express 2011 Khadak Singh Bakshi
Kucch Luv Jaisaa 2011 Madhu's Father
Teen Thay Bhai 2011 Chiksi Gill
Action Replay 2010 Rai Bahadur Dhyanchand
West Is West 2010 George / Jahangir Khan
Dabangg 2010 Inspector Kasturilal Vishkarma
Kushti 2010 Jiten Singh
Na Ghar Ke Na Ghaat Ke 2010 Sankataprasad Tripathi
Road to Sangam 2010 Mohammad Ali Kasuri
Bolo Raam 2009 Inspector Indrajeet Singh Rathi
Kurbaan 2009 Bhaijaan
Life Goes On 2009 Alok
London Dreams 2009 Mr. Khosla
Baabarr 2009 Inspector Avadh Narayan Chaturvedi
Delhi-6 2009 Madan Gopal Sharma
Billu 2009 Damchand
Chal Chala Chal 2009 Omkar Nath
Maharathi 2008 ACP Gokhale
Mukhbiir 2008 S.P. Rathod (as Ompuri)
Singh Is Kinng 2008 Rangeela
Money Hai Toh Honey Hai 2008 Narrator
Kismat Konnection 2008 Sanjeev 'Harry' Gill
Mere Baap Pehle Aap 2008 Madhav Mathur
Lovesongs: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow 2008 Aftab Jaffrey
Yaariyan 2008 Jagpal Bir 'J.B.' Singh
Welcome 2007/I Narrator
Shoot on Sight 2007 Junaid
Charlie Wilson's War 2007 President Zia
Dumkata 2007 Ranade / Aabu
Dhol 2007 Tripathi
Victoria No. 203: Diamonds Are Forever 2007 Rana
Buddha Mar Gaya 2007 Vidyut 'Vidya' Baba
Fool N Final 2007 Munna's Brother
Panga Naa Lo 2007 Kartar Singh
Delhii Heights 2007 Timmy Kohli
Khallas: The Beginning of End 2007 A.C.P. Akhlaq Khan
Dosh 2007 Inspector Om
Is Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon 2007
Baabul 2006 Balwant Kapoor
Don 2006/I CBI Officer Vishal Malik
Chup Chup Ke 2006 Prabhart Singh Chauhan
Malamaal Weekly 2006 Balwant 'Balu'
Baghi 2006 Hukum Singh
Rang De Basanti 2006 Amanullah Khan / Aslam's Father
The Hangman 2005 Shiva Sathe
Deewane Huye Paagal 2005 Mehboob / Scientist Khurana
Kyon Ki... 2005 Dr.Khurana
Amar Joshi Shahid Ho Gaya 2005 Writer
Mangal Pandey: The Rising 2005 Narrator
Mumbai Xpress 2005
Kisna: The Warrior Poet 2005 Jumman Miya
Zinda Dil 2005
Stop! 2004 Anand Mehra
AK 47 2004 Commissioner Yashwant Sinha
The King of Bollywood 2004 Karan 'K.K.' Kumar
Kyun! Ho Gaya Na... 2004 Mr. Khanna
Lakshya 2004 Subedar Maj. Pritam Singh
Dev 2004 Special Commissioner Tejinder Khosla
Aan: Men at Work 2004 Commissioner Khurana
Yuva 2004 Prosonjit Bhatacharya
Bollywood Calling 2003 Subramaniam
Dhoop 2003 Prof. Suresh Kumar Kapoor
Kagaar: Life on the Edge 2003 Sub-Inspector Gokhale
Canterbury Tales 2003 TV Mini-Series Jetender
Second Generation 2003 TV Movie Sharma
Chupke Se 2003 Qasim Khan Qayamat
Maqbool 2003 Inspector Pandit
Miss India: The Mystery 2003
Code 46 2003 Bahkland
Ek Aur Ek Gyarah: By Hook or by Crook 2003 Narrator (uncredited)
Kash... Aap Hamare Hote 2003 Yashwant Raj Mankotia
Aapko Pehle Bhi Kahin Dekha Hai 2003 Shyam 'Sam'
Pyaar Kiya Nahin Jaata.. 2003 Om Prakash Khurana
Guru Mahaaguru 2002 Crocodile
White Teeth 2002 TV Mini-Series Samad
Chor Machaaye Shor 2002 DCP Pandey
Shararat 2002 DCP Bhosle
Awara Paagal Deewana 2002 Mafia Don
Murder 2002 TV Movie Akash Gupta
Pyaar Diwana Hota Hai 2002 Dr. S. Puri
Ansh: The Deadly Part 2002 Bhagat Pandey
Kranti 2002 Col. Krishnakanth
Maa Tujhhe Salaam 2002 voice
Pitaah 2002 Thakur Avadh Narayan Singh
Ghaav: The Wound 2002 Inspector Gautam
Deewaanapan 2001 Suraj's dad
Indian 2001 Joginder Singh
The Mystic Masseur 2001 Ramlogan
C.I.D. 2001 TV Series Joe Santose
The Zookeeper 2001 The Vet
Happy Now 2001 Tin Man
The Parole Officer 2001 George
Gadar: Ek Prem Katha 2001 Narrator
Zahreela 2001 Arun Dev
Farz 2001 ACP Arjun Singh
Zindagi Zindabad 2000
Ghaath 2000 Ajay Pandey
Kurukshetra 2000 Baburao Deshmukh (Chief Minister)
Kunwara 2000 Balraj Singh
Hera Pheri 2000 Kharak Singh
Hey Ram 2000 Goel
Pukar 2000 Colonel Hussein
Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge 2000 Bhola Nath
Bas Yaari Rakho 2000 Tom
Mon petit diable 1999
Khoobsurat 1999 Dilip Chaudhary (Shivani's father)
East Is East 1999 George Khan
Gubbare 1999 TV Series
China Gate 1998 Col. Krishnakant Puri
Such a Long Journey 1998 Ghulam Mohamed
Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha 1998 Inspector Khan
Zor: Never Underestimate the Force 1998 Shah Alam
Vinashak - Destroyer 1998 Inspector Abdul Rehman Khan (as Ompuri)
Aastha: In the Prison of Spring 1997 Amar
Bhai 1997 Advocate Satyaprakash
Chupp 1997 Keshup
Nirnayak 1997 Inspector Nanak
The Death Sentence: Mrityu Dand 1997 Rambaran Manto
Chachi 420 1997 Banwarilal Pandey
My Son the Fanatic 1997 Parvez
Gupt: The Hidden Truth 1997 Insp. Udham Singh
Sea Hawks 1997 TV Series Uncle Sam (1997)
Zameer: The Awakening of a Soul 1997 Jaichand Marwah
Saturday Suspense 1997 TV Series 1997
Yeh Ishq Nahin Aasaan 1997 TV Series
Talaashi 1996
Ram Aur Shyam 1996 D.I.G. Suryapratap Thakur
Ghatak: Lethal 1996 Sachdev
Maachis 1996 Sanatan
The Ghost and the Darkness 1996 Abdullah
Krishna 1996 Minister Amar Prabhakar
PremGranth 1996 Baliram
Safar 1996 TV Series
Amar Prem 1996 TV Series
Kartavya 1995 Ghulam Rasul
Tarpan (The Absolution) 1995 Jassu
Brothers in Trouble 1995 Hussein Shah
Aatank Hi Aatank 1995 Sharad Joshi
Target 1995 Rambharosa
Aahat 1995 TV Series
Beparoa 1995
Ek Ka Jawab Do 1995
Woh Chokri 1994 TV Movie
Purush 1994
Droh Kaal 1994 DCP Abhay Singh
Wolf 1994 Dr. Vijay Alezais
In Custody 1994 Deven
Triyacharitra 1994 Billar
Ankuram 1993 Satyam
The Burning Season 1993 Rajiv Sharma
Kirdaar 1993 TV Series Malti's Husband / Sumitra's brother / Khadu / ...
Maya 1993
Aakanksha 1993
Patang 1993 Mathura
Dharavi 1992 Rajkaran
Angaar 1992 Parvez Hussain
Zakhmi Sipahi 1992 Om Chaudhary
City of Joy 1992 Hazari Pal
Current 1992 Velu
Raat 1992 Sharji
Karm Yodha 1992 Sub-Inspector Patwardhan
Antarnaad 1991
Narasimha 1991 Suraj Narayan Singh 'Baapji'
Sam & Me 1991 Chetan Parikh
Iraada 1991
Meena Bazar 1991 Actor
Disha 1990 Parshuram 'Pagal Parsa' Sarpat
Ghayal 1990 ACP Joe D'Souza
Halaat 1990
Kayedi 1990
Rishte 1990 TV Series
Sankranti 1990
Mr. Yogi 1989 TV Series Sutradhar (Narrator)
Ilaaka 1989 Bheema (Raja's Foster Father)
Darshana 1989
Sava Ser Gehu 1989
Shagun 1989
Bharat Ek Khoj 1988 TV Series
Kakaji Kahin 1988 TV Series 1988
Puravrutham 1988
Ek Hi Maqsad 1988 Dr. Ram Kumar Verma
Hum Farishte Nahin 1988 Gopi / Tala Master / Murlidhar
Achanak 1988
Dharam Yuddh 1988 TV Series
Marte Dam Tak 1987 Daulat / D.K.
Susman 1987 Ramulu
Goraa 1987
Mirch Masala 1987 Chowkidar Abu Miya
Katha Sagar 1986 TV Series 1986
Long Da Lishkara 1986 Ditu
New Delhi Times 1986 Ajay Singh
Tamas 1986 TV Mini-Series Nathu
Yatra 1986 TV Series
Shahadat 1986 Video
Genesis 1986 The weaver
Antaheen 1986
Raag Darbari 1986 TV Series
Aghaat 1985 Madhav Verma
Debshishu 1985
Khandaan 1985 TV Series 1985
Nasoor 1985 Dr. Sunil Gupta
Holi 1985 Principal Pandey
Bahu Ki Awaaz 1985 Advocate Jaswant Srivastav
Zamana 1985 Shyamlal (as Ompuri)
Solar Eclipse: Depth of Darkness 2017 post-production T.G.
Paththar 1985 Resham Singh
Tubelight 2017 filming
Sanjhi 1985
The Ghazi Attack 2017 filming
Giddh: The Vulture 1984 Basya
Viceroy's House 2017 completed
Party 1984 Avinash
Lashtam Pashtam 2017 post-production Saleem
Sheeshay Ka Ghar 1984
Raambhajjan Zindabaad 2015 completed Om Prakash (as OM Puri)
Tarang 1984 Namdev
Garjana - A fight against rape post-production
Ram Ki Ganga 1984 Laalu / Lal Dandhwani
Chaar Sahibzaade 2: Rise of Banda Singh Bahadur 2016
Raavan 1984 Samant (Staiton Master)
Yeh Hai Lollipop 2016 Masoom
Shrant 1984
Gandhigiri 2016 Rai Saheb
Duniya 1984 Vasudev
Mirzya 2016 Abba
Paar 1984 Ramnaresh
A Death in the Gunj 2016 O.P. Bakshi, Uncle
Maati Maangey Khoon 1984 Dhurjan
Actor in Law 2016 Rafaqat Mirza
The Jewel in the Crown 1984 TV Mini-Series Mr. De Souza
Warrior Savitri 2016 Yamraj (as Mr. Om Puri)
Seepeeyan 1984
Choron Ki Baraat 2016 Chaudhary
Ashray 1983
Project Marathwada 2016 Tukaram
Bekaraar 1983
Aadupuliyattam 2016 Yogeendra Muni
Mandi 1983 Ram Gopal
Ghayal Once Again 2016 ACP Joe D'Souza
Ardh Satya 1983 Sub-Inspector Anant Velankar
Hogaya Dimaagh Ka Dahi 2015 Mirza Kishan Singh Joseph
Arohan 1983 Hari Mondal
Buniyaad 2015 Bapuji
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro 1983 Ahuja
Welcome Back 2015 Narrator (voice)
Chokh 1983 Jadunath
Bajrangi Bhaijaan 2015 Maulana Sahab
Gumnaam Hai Koi 1983
Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho 2015 Matang SIngh
Vijeta 1982 Arvind (Angad's uncle, Mama)
Uvaa 2015 Hukum Pratap Choudhary
Waqt-Waqt Ki Baat 1982
Jai Ho! Democracy 2015 Pandeyji
Disco Dancer 1982 David Brown
Leather Life 2015
Gandhi 1982 Nahari
Dirty Politics 2015 Dinanath
Kalyug 1981 Bhavani Pandey
Trafficker 2015 Supreme Court Judge
Hari Hondal Bargadar : Share Cropper 1981
Chaar Sahibzaade 2014 Narrator (voice)
Sadgati 1981 TV Movie Dukhi
Little Terrors 2014 Abdul-Wadood Kamil
Shodh 1981 Surendra
Aa Gaye Munde U.K. De 2014 Dilip Singh
Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon Ata Hai 1980 Madhu (mechanic)
The Hundred-Foot Journey 2014 Papa
Bhavni Bhavai 1980 Maanav Bhagat
Bazaar E Husn 2014
Sparsh 1980 Dubey
Heartless 2014 Dr. Sanjay Trehan
Aakrosh 1980 Bhiku Lahanya
The Lovers 2013
Chann Pardesee 1980 Tulsi
Bha Ji in Problem 2013 Balli
Saanch Ko Aanch Nahin 1979
Jatt Boys Putt Jattan De 2013 Jora Vailly - Sippy's father
Shaayad 1979 Nandlal
Policegiri 2013 Comissioner
Arvind Desai Ki Ajeeb Dastaan 1978 Rajan
Chakravyuh 2012 Govind Suryavanshi
Bhookh 1978 Colonel
OMG: Oh My God! 2012 Hanif Bhai
Godhuli 1977

Music Department

Ghaath 2000 playback singer


OMG: Oh My God! 2012 special thanks
Money Hai Toh Honey Hai 2008 special thanks - as Ompuri
Mangal Pandey: The Rising 2005 special thanks


Comedy Nights with Kapil 2015 TV Series Himself
Jai Jawaan Jai Kisaan 2015 Documentary Dr. Rajendra Prasad
TakePart Live 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Late Review 2010 TV Series Himself - Cultural Highlights Interviewee
Breakfast 2010 TV Series Himself - Actor
Mile Sur Mera Tumhara 1988 TV Movie Himself
Satyajit Ray 1982 Documentary Himself
An Actor Prepares 1976 Documentary
Murde 1976 Documentary

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