Published On: Fri, May 13th, 2016

Om Puri injured while shooting the film


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Bollywood’s experienced actor Om Puri told that he injure his elbow whereas shooting for a movie and had to experience a minor operation to get well from the wound.

The actor stated as, “I was shooting in Bhopal when I slipped and fell on a concrete floor during a running shot. There was a big injury on my elbow. I had to undergo a minor operation. I’ll be fine within 10 days,”

He was there at the achievement party of Disney production house’s three movies, such as, BaaghiCaptain America: Civil War and The Jungle Book. Devoid of sharing the name of the movie for which he was shooting in Bhopal, he added, “It is a film based in India, Pakistan and London. The producer-director is from Dubai. It is about the relationship of two friends, a Pakistani and an Indian. It is a pleasant kind of story. A very nice, warm story.”

In January 2016, Puri had told that he had wrapped up the shooting of his primary movie for Pakistani named, Actor in Law. It is not obvious whether he was discussing regarding the similar movie.

He dubbed his voice to the character Bagheera in the Hindi description of The Jungle Book, which has become a huge victory global. He added, “I’ve heard a lot of praise for it,”

He continued by saying, “I have not seen either of the versions. I’m sure in the English version there are great actors as well. Like Bagheera’s voice was done by Sir Ben Kingsley. I’m sure he must have done a great job. He’s a wonderful actor,”

Puri replied on if he desires to lend his voice for other this type of popular characters, “Not this kind, but I keep doing commentaries and voiceovers and people like my voice. I’m delighted that they like it and I also enjoy doing it.”

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Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.