Veteran actor Tony Ranasinghe no more

2015-06-16 02:26:55

Veteran actor Tony Ranasinghe passed away this morning at the age of 77 at a private hospital  in Colombo. He was born in July 31, 1937 in Modara.

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  • Nuwan Tuesday, 16 June 2015 09:05

    R.I.P Sir.

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    Katie Tuesday, 16 June 2015 09:09

    RIP Tony. You will be missed in the Sinhala Cinema

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    Sarathsk Tuesday, 16 June 2015 09:37

    May he attain Nibbana!

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    C.K.Lankaputhra Tuesday, 16 June 2015 09:51

    My heart aches. Still he is my unforgetable favourite. His family members, pls. accept my deepest sympathies.

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    Jehan Perera Tuesday, 16 June 2015 09:57

    The most good looking actor of Sinhala cinema. He was so handsome and a brilliant actor. RIP Mr Ranasinghe. You did your part for the country and the country will miss you. We will miss you.

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    lkboy Tuesday, 16 June 2015 10:34

    may you attain bliss of nibbana someday!

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    Nihal Amarasekera Tuesday, 16 June 2015 10:35

    One of the legends of Sinhala cinama who maintained his status unto death. May he attain the supreme bliss of nirvana soon in his samsaric journey!

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    Yaj Tuesday, 16 June 2015 11:07

    Watching a film with Tony acting has given me so much joy from childhood. You have provided a great service and you shall be remembered for many years. May you rest in peace. Many will miss your acting

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    Marie Tuesday, 16 June 2015 11:22

    RIP. Mr Ranasinghe. Thank You for the memories

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    NTM Mohinudeen Tuesday, 16 June 2015 11:46

    Our sincre heartfelt condolences for the bereaved family membres. One of the best and loved actor in Sinhala cinma. Enjoyed thoroughly all his films in the 60s during our school days and to date. All including me will miss his acting, may he rest in peace.

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    Liswom Tuesday, 16 June 2015 11:48

    An actor and gentleman par excellence. Never got involved in any controversy and maintained his dignity.

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    RAG Tuesday, 16 June 2015 13:02

    You were an actor, and a gentleman par excellence. You maintained the dignity of your profession.We salute you, with gratitude.Our deepest sympathies to the family.May he rest in peace..

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    mhf Tuesday, 16 June 2015 13:12

    Our deepest sympathies to the bereaved family.

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    Sri Wickrama Tuesday, 16 June 2015 13:32

    His superb acting will linger in our memory for ever.

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    ravisandu Tuesday, 16 June 2015 13:59

    First ever film I remember vividly is " Duhulu Malak" Tony played the part of an aggrieved husband to perfection and from that day on wards he was one of my favorite actors. RIP Dear Sir.

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    Lilamanie Tuesday, 16 June 2015 14:09

    Tony..may your Soul rest in Peace..Sri Lanka has lost one of the brilliant actors in the silver screen!

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    rw Tuesday, 16 June 2015 15:05

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    Arjuna Ranawana Tuesday, 16 June 2015 15:59

    RIP Dear Tony. We lost another Star too.

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    Royston Tuesday, 16 June 2015 17:08

    When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe he has made that effort and that is, therefore, why he will sleep for the eternity. May your soul rest in peace.

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    susil Tuesday, 16 June 2015 18:55

    Tony and Gamini were the most talented actor in the Sinhala Cinema. We are very sad to hear his demise. May he attained Nibbana.Susil

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    Ganesan Tuesday, 16 June 2015 19:10

    I remember Parasathumal. Thank you sir for entertaining us. RIP.

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    sunil nonis Wednesday, 17 June 2015 09:08

    we all admired tony, a very good actor in the Sinhala cinema,I loved his movies, "delowak athara"" and "Handapana""as a school going child

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    claude alvis Wednesday, 17 June 2015 10:40

    Tony was respected by all. He is an example to all present and future actors.

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    peiris Wednesday, 17 June 2015 11:00

    One of the best actors of our era and a thorough gentlemen. A good example to the new generation.May you rest in peace !

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    Erandaka Wednesday, 17 June 2015 20:00

    If I say the most veteran films stars invented by the Sri Lankan cinema in its history were Joe, Gamini and Tony no body would disagree with me.

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