In the starting of this year on 6th January, Bollywood actor Om Puri passed away. Om Puri was a part of 89h Academy Awards, as Puri has worked in some Hollywood movies. The Oscars 2017, honored the best films and artists around the world on 26th February. Apart from all the fun, the event took few minutes to pay homage to Om Puri. The nominated singer Grammy and Tony and the songwriter Sara Bareilles paid a musical tribute to Om Puri.
As the event paid homage to Om Puri, his family released a statement expressing their feelings for the same. Apart from all these one must notice that Late Om Puri was not presented in some of the Bollywood award shows which happened in last months.
But one Bollywood actor noticed this and he is none other than Nawazuddin Siddiqui. On Monday the Raees actor took Facebook and Twitter to praise the Acamedy Oscars as they honored the late veteran actor Om Puri. But on the other side, he even slammed Bollywood for ignoring Late Om Puri in the award function.
Nawazuddin took to Twitter and said,
— Nawazuddin Siddiqui (@Nawazuddin_S) February 27, 2017
Nawazuddin has worked with Om Puri in the Movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
Here is his Facebook Post.
The Late Veteran Actor Om Puri has made a name in Hollywood and has worked in the projects such as East Is East, City of Joy, Wolf, The Ghost, Darkness and Charlie Wilson’s War.