Unlikely Hero: Om Puri by Nandita C. Puri

Category: Biography
Publisher (English): Roli Books
Publisher (Hindi): Full Circle Publishing Ltd.
Publisher (Punjabi): Unistar Books
Publisher (Marathi): Mehta Publishing House

Unlikely Hero offers an exclusive glimpse into Om Puri’s private life, his struggles and anxieties, and the woes of his heart. Discover the Om Puri no one knows about; the tongue-tied actor from Punjab with stars in his eyes; the incorrigible flirt in drama school; the connoisseur of food and expert cook; and the complete family man. Featuring amusing anecdotes with his family, shocking episodes with the stalwarts of Indian and British cinema, and the nail-biting suspense of his love life, the tale is complemented by rare and unusual photographs.

The author: Nandita C. Puri