May 27, 2024Republic Entertainment Desk

Indian Actors Who Worked In Hollywood Movies: Om Puri To Irrfan Khan

Shashi is the quieter Kapoor championed the cause of Indians in foreign cinema, appearing in significant roles in a dozen English films, the notable ones being Shakespeare-Wallah, The Householder,

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Amrish PuriPuri remains the single most-memorable part of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, in which he plays the villainous demon-worshipping priest who takes on Harrison Ford.

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Om Puri, a dependable presence abroad, received BAFTA nominations for his work in East is East, alongside Michael Douglas, Val Kilmer, and Tom Hanks in Charlie Wilson's War.

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Irrfan, an Indian film producer, has made a significant impact in Hollywood with his films such as The Namesake, Slumdog Millionaire, Life of Pi, The Amazing Spider Man, Jurassic World, and Inferno.

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Tabu, a character from Jhumpa Lahiri's novel The Namesake, made a significant impact through Mira Nair's adaptation and briefly appeared in Ang Lee's Life of Pi.

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Priyanka Chopra Jonas began her West career with a television show but quickly secured roles in Baywatch, The White Tiger, and The Matrix Resurrections.

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Ali Fazal's impressive acting career, including roles in films like Death on the Nile and Kandahar, has left a lasting impact on both Hollywood audiences and producers.

Source: Varinder Chawla