On Om Puri’s 70th delivery anniversary as we speak, his spouse Nandita Puri and son Ishan Puri have deliberate to honour his reminiscence in a particular manner. They have launched a YouTube channel, which will likely be known as ‘Puri Baatein’.
Before unveiling the YouTube channel, Nandita had began a corporation known as ‘The Om Puri Foundation’ which tries to assist folks on the root degree. They had additionally labored actively in serving to COVID-19 affected households. The group got here to being after the actor’s demise in 2016.
The YouTube channel ‘Puri Baatein’ will likely be inaugurated by a four-minute quick movie made by Ishan. The channel would additionally focus on Om Puri’s life in films and outdoors of labor. In addition, followers from internationally will likely be given a chance to speak about their favorite actor.
Elaborating on the identical, Nandita advised Zee News Bengali, “We will remember the legendary actor from all over the world through various events throughout the year. The Om Puri Foundation will be celebrating various events in Punjab, London and Cannes, India. A number of competitions will be organized in association with different organizations.”
She additionally talked about that the household is ready for the discharge of some of his Hollywood movies. “We are also waiting for the release of several Hollywood films in his memory, apart from Ramkamal Mukherjee’s ‘Rikshawala’. Hopefully, all of you will be a part of preserving the memory and legacy of Om Puri,” Nandita talked about.
Om Puri was one of many few actors who labored with legends Satyajit Ray, Shyam Benegal, Govinda Nihalani, Mrinal Sen in addition to up to date administrators like Farhan Akhtar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. He was additionally amongst those that had expanded his zone past Bollywood movies.