Tony Ranasinghe

Sri Lankan actor

Tony Ranasinghe (31 July 1937 – 16 June 2015) was a Sri Lankan actor.[2] He was known for his roles in Hanthane Kathawa (1969), Duhulu Malak (1976) and Ahasin Polawata (1979). Ranasinghe was born in Modara, Sri Lanka.

Tony Ranasinghe
Ranasinghe Hettiarachchilage Ignatius Anthony Silva

(1937-07-31)31 July 1937
Modara, Sri Lanka
Died16 June 2015(2015-06-16) (aged 77)
Colombo, Sri Lanka
NationalitySri Lanka Sri Lankan
EducationSt. Anthony's College Wattala and De LaSalle College, Modera
OccupationActor, Writer[1]

Ranasinghe died on 16 June 2015 at a public hospital in Colombo at the age of 77.


  1. "Actor turned writer: Tony's passion for Shakespeare drama". Retrieved 2013-01-30.
  2. ":: Daily Mirror - Opinion ::". 2006-07-31. Retrieved 2013-01-30.

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