Vardhan Puri

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Vardhan Puri
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Vardhan in 2021
Born (1990-05-02) 2 May 1990 (age 32)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
🎓 Alma materNarsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics Jamnabai Narsee School
💼 Occupation
📆 Years active  2019–present
👪 RelativesSee Puri family

Vardhan Puri (born, Harshvardhan Puri[1][2] on 2nd May 1990) is an Indian film actor, writer, and producer. He is the grandson of veteran actor Amrish Puri.[3] He debuted as a film actor, writer, and producer in 2019[4] in the feature film Yeh Saali Aashiqui. Puri was subsequently nominated for the award of Best Male Debut at Filmfare Awards for his role.[5]

Early life[edit]

Puri was born and brought up in Mumbai, Maharashtra. His father, Rajeev Puri, is a former sailor in the Merchant Navy, now a businessman, and his mother, Meena Puri, is a doctor. His grandfather, Amrish Puri, was a renowned actor, well known for his roles in over 400 films.[6][7][8]

Puri completed his education at Jamnabai Narsee School and Narsee Monjee College, from where he graduated with a Bachelor's degree.

Prior to making his film debut, and during his graduation, Puri performed as a theatre artist, working in several stage productions like Surya Ki Antim Kiran Se Surya Ki Pehli Kiran Tak, written by the award-winning playwright Surendra Verma,[9] and Tughlaq. After completing his graduation, he has also worked as an assistant director for Yash Raj Films, contributing to movies like Ishaqzaade, Shudh Desi Romance and Daawat-e-Ishq.[10]


In 2019, Vardhan made his acting debut with the film Yeh Saali Aashiqui (2019) alongside Shivaleeka Oberoi.[11] The film was directed by Cherag Ruparel and co-written by Puri and Ruparel.[12] It was produced by Pen India Limited and Puri himself through his production house, Amrish Puri Films.

In the summer of 2020, Puri announced that he was working in Vivek Agnihotri's upcoming film, The Last Show, alongside Anupam Kher and Satish Kaushik.[13][14] The movie is said to celebrate 45 years of friendship between the 2 actors.

In 2021, Puri began work on 2 other projects, Bobby Aur Rishi Ki Love Story, directed by Kunal Kohli, and co-starring Kaveri Kapur, the daughter of Shekhar Kapur; and Aseq, an upcoming horror-thriller.[15][16]


Year Film Role Notes
2014 Bumbhaiyya Rajkumar Chaurasia Short Film
2019 Yeh Saali Aashiqui Sunil Mehra and Surya Mehra Nominated - Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut
2020 The Last Show (Nautanki) Raja Vidrohi
2021 Bobby Aur Rishi Ki Love Story Rishi
2021 Aseq Ronnie Filming


  1. "Meet Amrish Puri's Grandson Vardhan, Soon-To-Be A Bollywood Actor". Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  2. "La Familia: Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan on late actor's love for Tom & Jerry; Talks about Mr India, DDLJ". Pnkvilla. Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  3. "Mogambo Amrish Puri lives on: A tribute". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  4. "'Yeh Saali Aashiqui' motion poster: Vardhan Puri and Shivaleeka Oberoi's debut film to release on November 22 - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2020-02-20.
  5. "Nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020 are out!". The Times of India. Retrieved 2020-02-18.
  6. "Vardhan Puri Shares Special Wish For Late Grandfather Amrish On 89th Birth Anniversary". Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  7. "Vardhan Puri: There were roles written for my grandfather keeping his personality in mind". The Times of India. Retrieved 2019-11-30.
  8. "Vardhan Puri Explains How Much He Is Like His 'Dadu' Amrish Puri". Retrieved 2019-11-14.
  9. "Hindi Scholar and writer Surendra Verma selected for Vyas Samman 2016". Jagran Josh. Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  10. "Vardhan Puri he has climbed the Bollywood ladder from the lowest rank..." Tribune India. Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  11. "Vardhan Puri's debut film Yeh Saali Aashiqui is a Super Hit on digital platforms". Retrieved 2020-03-30.
  12. "Yeh Saali Aashiqui trailer: Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan makes film debut in this romantic thriller". Firstpost. 5 November 2019. Retrieved 2020-02-18.
  13. "Vardhan Puri to star in The Last Show alongside Anupam Kher and Satish Kaushik". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 2021-04-12.
  14. "Vardhan Puri joins the cast of Vivek Agnihotri's The Last Show". Cinema Express. Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  15. "Shekhar Kapur's daughter Kaveri and Vardhan Puri shoot for Kunal Kohli's film in London". Times of India. Retrieved 2021-10-22.
  16. "EXCLUSIVE: Kaveri Kapur and Vardhan Puri shoot for a romantic song in London". Mid-Day. Retrieved 2021-10-22.

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