Puri will be seen as freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak in his
upcoming venture titled Chapekar Brothers.
"It's an honor to play such an iconic personality. I am finding
several facets about Tilakji through my research. And there's so
much information available on the internet that it will become
easier for me to enact him," Om told.
"I also feel that the team has done enough research which will
help me in understanding the nuances of the role. I am confident
that I will be able to perform effortlessly with so much background
information," he added.
The Hindi film will present the glorious journey of Chapekar
Brothers who contributed to the freedom struggle in 1897.
Directed by Milann Ajmera, written by Dhiraj Mishra and produced
by Ghanshyam Patel of Giriva Productions, the film's shooting has
already begun in Vadodara, Gujarat.