SUMMARYPHOTOS
Vasanthi Chathurani
වසන්ති චතුරානි
59.754601226994
60% |   489  Vote(s)
1 2 3 4 5
 
SUMMARY

 
NATIONAL AWARDS

1 Best Actress

6th OCIC Award Ceremony 1979
Gehenu Lamai

2 Merit Award

1st Presidential Award 1979
Gehenu Lamai

3 Best Actress

3rd Presidential Award 1981
Ganga Addara

4 Best Actress

9th Sarasaviya Awards - 1981
Ganga Addara

5 Best Supporting Actress

24th Sarasaviya Awards - 1996
Avaragira

6 Best Supporting Actress

7th Swarna Sanka Cinema Awards Ceremony 1996 - 2
Avaragira

7 Best Supporting Actress

11th Presidential Award 1997
Thunweni Aha

8 Best Actress

25th OCIC Award Ceremony 1999
Julietge Boomikawa

9 Best Supporting Actress

12th Presidential Award 2000 - 2
Julietge Boomikawa

10 Best Supporting Actress

27th Sarasaviya Awards - 2002
Kinihiriya Mal

11 Best Supporting Actress

29th Sarasaviya Awards - 2004
Wekanda Walawwa
 
FILMOGRAPHY


AS CAST MEMBER

1Gehenu Lamai
Main Actress
1978
2Ahasin Polovata
Actress
1978
3Amal Biso
Main Actress
1979
4Chuda Manikyaya
Main Actress
1979
5Siribo Ayya
Main Actress
1980
6Parithyaga
Actress
1980
7Ganga Addara
Main Actress
1980
8Hewanali Ada Minissu
Actress
1980
9Para Dige
Main Actress
1980
10Hansa Vilak
Actress
1980
11Samawenna
Main Actress
1981
12Ayachana
Actress
1982
13Biththi Hathara
Actress
1982
14Kakille Rajjuruwo
Actress
1984
15Dinuma
Main Actress
1986
16Adara Hasuna
Main Actress
1986
17Adara Hasuna
Actress
1986
18Mangala Thagga
Main Actress
1987
19Satana
Main Actress
1988
20Saharawe Sihinaya
Main Actress
1990
21Madhu Sihina
Actress
1990
22Himagira
Main Actress
1990
23Vana Bambara
Actress
1990
24Uthura Dakuna
Actress
1991
25Raja Sellam
Main Actress
1991
26Sinha Raja
Actress
1992
27Kiyala Wadakne
Main Actress
1992
28Kulageya
Actress
1992
29Sajant Nallathambi
Main Actress
1993
30Sasara Serisaranathek Oba Mage
Actress
1993
31Ambu Samiyo
Main Actress
1994
32Dhawala Pushpaya
Main Actress
1994
33Avaragira
Actress
1995
34Raththaran Malli
Main Actress
1996
35Thunweni Aha
Main Actress
1996
36Duwata Mawaka Misa
Actress
1997
37Punuruppaththiya
Main Actress
1997
38Wisidela
Actress
1997
39Julietge Boomikawa
Actress
1998
40Julietge Boomikawa
Actress
1998
41Bahu Baarya
Actress
1999
42Kinihiriya Mal
Actress
2001
43Poronduwa
Main Actress
2001
44Sansara Prarthana
Main Actress
2002
45Sudu Sewaneli
Main Actress
2002
46Wekanda Walawwa
Actress
2003
47Sumedha
Main Actress
2004
48Udu Sulanga
Actress
2004
49Challenges
Main Actress
2011
50Vaishnavee
Actress
2018

UPCOMING

1Kondadeniye Hamuduruwo
Actress
2Suragana
Main Actress
BIOGRAPHY

Vasanthi Chathurani is an award-winning Sri Lankan film and teledrama actress. She made her debut as a teenager in Sumitra Peiris's Gehenu Lamai in 1978. Her most acclaimed role in the silver screen was that of 'Nirmala' in Ganga Addara opposite late Vijaya Kumaratunga in 1980. She was crowned Best Actress for her performance in this film, at the Sarasaviya Awards Festival that year.

Chathurani also made her mark as a teledrama actress, in classics such as 'Iti Pahan' , 'Giraya' , 'Kadulla' and 'Gajaman Puwatha' . She won the Sumathi Most Popular Tele Actress Award in 1997 and the Sumathi Best Tele Actress Award in 1998 and 2002.

An extremely natural actress, Vasanthi Chathurani is one of the most successful personalities on Sri Lanka's silver and small screen.

Vasanthi Chathurani is an award-winning Sri Lankan film and teledrama actress. She made her debut as a teenager in Sumitra Peiris's Gehenu Lamai in 1978. Her most acclaimed role in the silver screen was that of 'Nirmala' in Ganga Addara opposite late Vijaya Kumaratunga in 1980. She was crowned Best Actress for her performance in this film, at the Sarasaviya Awards Festival that year.

Chathurani also made her mark as a teledrama actress, in classics such as 'Iti Pahan' , 'Giraya' , 'Kadulla' and 'Gajaman Puwatha' . She won the Sumathi Most Popular Tele Actress Award in 1997 and the Sumathi Best Tele Actress Award in 1998 and 2002.

An extremely natural actress, Vasanthi Chathurani is one of the most successful personalities on Sri Lanka's silver and small screen.

Early life
Vasanthi Chathurani, who was born as Wasantha Doreen Peterson schooled at Holy Cross Convent, Gampaha.
She is married and has one son.

Career
Chathurani was a mere school girl when director Sumitra Peiris chose her for a lead role in Gehenu Lamai in 1978. Thus began her acting career and she was signed up for several films including the award-winning Ganga Addara, where, she as a nineteen year old played the role of a mentally-ill girl.

Her career came to a temporary halt, when she got married in 1979, but was once again welcomed by her fans with her performance in 'Adara Hasuna'. Some of her other successful films include Gehenu Lamai, Duwata Mawaka Misa and Sudu Sevanali.

She starred in the 2003 Lester James Peiris film 'Wekande Walauwa' together with Malini Fonseka , Sanath Gunathilake and Ravindra Randeniya. Her latest film, 'Yahaluwo' by Sumitra Peiris is currently being filmed.

Chathurani recently got in to teledrama productions, financing successful teledramas such as 'Aga Pipi Mal', 'Sedona' and 'Ranga Soba'. All three of them were directed by Premakumara Jayawardene and written by Sumitra Rahubadde.

 
 
COMMENTS

FACEBOOK

 
 
Digital Identity of Sinhala Cinema - www.films.lk
All rights reserved - 2020
Powered by isandi CREATIONS