Om Puri’s Controversies Regarding his first Sexual Encounter, Estrangement with Wife and more…


Om Puri was an actor extraordinaire who proved that talent always dominates look. His sudden demise on January 6 this year shook the nation as mourning messages started pouring from all quarters. However, like every other celebrated actor, Om Puri too has his fair share of controversies which we will detail in the sections below.

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Om Puri’s Marriages

Seema Kapoor in the inset

Om Puri was first married to Seema Kapoor, Annu Kapoor’s sister, in 1990. However, their marriage lasted just eight months and they parted ways. The actor then tied the knot with author and journalist Nandita C. Puri in 1993 and they have a son named Ishaan from this marriage.

His Biography

In 2009, Nandita wrote a biography of her husband, “Unlikely Hero: The Story of Om Puri”, which disclosed quite a lot about his previous affairs. It contained explicit details about his first sexual encounter and his relationship with another woman.