|Date of birth||Oct 18, 1950|
|Debut film||Ghashiram Kotwal|
Om Puri is an Indian film Actor. He was born on October 18, 1950 in Ambala, Punjab. He made his acting debut with the Marathi film Ghashiram Kotwal in 1976.
He starred in the films Godhuli, Bhumika, Aakrosh, Sadgati, Gandhi, Chann Pardesi, Arohan, Ardh Satya, Puravrutham and Ghayal. He also appeared in the films Narsimha, City of Joy, Ankuram, Raat, Wolf, The Ghost and the Darkness, Maachis, Gupt: The Hidden Truth, Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha, China Gate, Hera Pheri, Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, Code 46, Lakshya, Rang De Basanti, Singh Is King, Delhi-6, Dabangg, Don 2: The King is Back, Agneepath, Oh My God, Dirty Politics, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Mirzya and Viceroy's House.
He won Filmfare 2 times, National Film Award 2 times, Awards in International Film festivals and Padma Shri from Indian Government.. He married Nandita Puri in 1993. He had one children.