Milton Jayawardena no more
Actor- director and well-known film personality Milton Jayawardena
passed away on Sunday at a Colombo Private Hospital.He was 65.
He made his acting debut in Dr.Lester James Peries' Akkara Paha and
went on to play prominent roles in films such as Ohoma
Hondada.Amethikama, Vishmaya ,Sadahatama Oba Mage and Kasthuri Suvanda.
Films such as Nuwan Renu, Madhuwanthi, Bithu Sithuwam, Suvadena
Suvandak, Ayachana and Tharaka also proved his capability as a talented
director. He also ventured into teledrama directing.
His remains lie at No. 90 Galle road Dehiwela.Cremation takes place
on July 1 at 4.30 at the General Cemetery Borella .Meanwhile the body
will be placed at the National Art Gallery from 11 am to 3 pm on July 1
for the public pay their respects. Consultant to National Film
Corporation T.M. Sangadasa has requested all artistes to be present.