articles by Naseeruddin Shah


Om Puri's story is every struggling actor’s fantasy: Naseeruddin Shah remembers close friend

Om Puri and Naseeruddin Shah were classmates, friends, rivals ('for roles, not girls') and colleagues. In this moving tribute from Nandita C Puri's Unlikely Hero, published by Roli Books, Shah recalls how he saw Om Puri transform from a scrawny young struggling actor to an international star of repute.