Tony Ranasinghe


Age: 77

Sri Lankan veteran character actor and script writer known as the "Lover of the 1970's" in Sri Lankan cinema due to the many popular films in which he acted in diverse roles ranging from romantic lovers to affectionate fathers who won awards for acting in both films and plays and was the last of the legendary four Crowned kings in Sri Lankan cinema after Gamini Fonseka and Joe Abeywickrama died in recent years.

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

Born: July 31, 1937

Died: June 16, 2015

Colombo, Sri Lanka