#RIPOmPuri: World is shocked because of the sudden death of Om Puri, we lost a legend!
Mujhe koi nahi maar sakta … na aage se, na peeche se, na daayen se, na baayen se … na aadmi, na janwar, na astra, na shastra – Narsimha
Who can ever forget these lines which were delivered by Mr. Om Puri, an actor who shook the world with his versatile acting skills. Be it a comedy series or an intense role, be it romance or a negative role, this man has managed to deliver the best and nobody can ever replace him.
News of Om Puri’s death came as a shock to the world, early this morning(Friday, January 06, 2017)
Om Puri was 66 and he lost the battle of life to a massive heart attack. News was confirmed by Om Puri’s close friend, film-maker, Ashok Pandit. He said, ”Omji suffered from a massive heart attack in the morning today. We have just reached his residence.”
Om puri managed to win hearts not only in Bollywood, but also in Hollywood and Pakistani cinemas. And also, he never confined himself to one language, Om Ji has managed to play roles in Marathi, Telugu, Kannada and Punjabi films as well.
One can never forget his evergreen movies like Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, Hera Pheri and also some impactful movies like Ardha Satya.
Not only movies, actor had a book written on him. Unlikely Hero, Om Puri’s biography can be a great inspiration to many of you and is a worth read.
As the world mourns today, here’s how people and celebrities reacting on Twitter.