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Roshan Pilapitiya

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Roshan Pilapitiya

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Roshan Pilapitiya, is an award-winning Sri Lankan actor and singer. Pilapitiya is a popular actor that currently engaged in theatre, cinema and television serials. Roshan was awarded the most popular actor award at Sumathi Tele Awards in 2003 and 2004.

Teledrama career
Roshan Pilapitya made his acting debut with teledrama Golu Hadawatha (1988), which was directed by popular director Lester James Peries. He won a Presidential award for best upcoming actor in 2002. He played the main part of several commercial successes such as Mandakini (1999), Daru Upatha (2001), Rajjumala (2004), Dhana Rina (2007) and critically acclaimed act in teledramas such as Ek Murgaanganaawiyak.Notable works

Notable works :
Golu Hadawatha (1988)
Mandakini (1999)
Daru Upatha (2001)
Rajjumala (2004)
Dhana Rina (2007)
Ek Murgaanganaawiyak
Isuru Yogaya
Me Sonduru Piyapath (2010)
Sihina Aran Enna
Doowaru (2012)
Isuru Sangramaya (2012)
Nirsathwayo (2013)
Sasara Sarani (2014)
Raena (2014)
Daskon (2015)
Devi (2016)
Me Mamai (2016)
Sal Sapu Naa (2016-present)
Sooriya Nayo (2017)
Thawa Durai Jeewithe (2017)
Sidu (2016-present)
Kotipathiyo (2018)
Sanda Nati Reya (TBD)

Personal Life :
As the youngest of the four children, Roshan was born in Hanguranketha, city near Kandy, Sri Lanka. His father is Ariya Abhayasinghe who was a tea plantation owner. His mother Mallika Pilapitiya is also a retired actress, where she recorded the first female lead role of Sri Lanka’s first outdoor movie Rekava in 1956 directed by Sir Lester James Peries. His primary education is from C.C College, Hanguranketha, and then he attended Dharmaraja College in Kandy for rest of the education, until he completed his Advanced Level. He also performed well in college stage dramas. He was a bright student in the school, where he was a member of the best drama crew of the school in 1988, and also won the award for inter-school best actor in 1988. Roshan is a very family oriented and a strong Buddhist. His older brother Kapila, older sister Thrishara, and the oldest sibling his beloved brother Chathura. He has refrerered to his family many times in public and always talks about how he has a great family. Roshan is married to rudma, where the wedding was celebrated in 2017.

Career :
His career was started with Lester James Peries’ teledrama Golu Hadawatha. At the start he was also a singer who performed in the band Red Heart, performed as a guitarist, keyboard player and also as a singer.

His debut film was an English film called Disco Girl in 1990. Pilapitiya lead the role of remake of film Hatharadenaama Soorayo in 2008, which was originally led by Vijaya Kumaratunga.

Songs :
Following list is the songs of Roshan Pilapitiya.
(01) Mage Nisala Lowe
(02) Sahasak Sithuwili
(03) Soduru Pem Kathawak
(04) Soduru Sedewaka
(05) Atheethayata Yana Pare
(06) Bidunu Premaya
(07) Matath Hora Mage Nethu Laga
(08) Hamuwee Wenwi Giyath
(09) Nonimi Pemaka Petali
(10) Paasal Samaye Dutu.
(11) Hitha Parala.
(12) Dakinna Awe.

Filmography :
1990 Disco Girl
1991 Senehasaka Sihinaya
1991 Iron Trungal
1992 New York Dreams
1994 Nohadan Landune
1995 Ross & Margurette
1999 Mandakini
2000 Sanda Yahanata
2000 Ginigath Madusamaya
2001 Daru Upatha
2002 Sudu Sewaneli
2004 Samawenna Ma Raththarane
2004 Rajjumala
2006 Ammawarune
2006 Eka Malaka Pethi
2007 Mr Dana Rina
2008 Hathara Denaama Soorayo remake
2008 Nil Diya Yahana
2010 Dakina Dakina Mal
2011 Mahindagamanaya
2013 Samanala Sandhawaniya
2014 Bhavatharana
2016 Natannethuwa Dinna
2017 Dharmayuddhaya
2018 Nela
2018 Vaishnavee


Awards :

Awards :
Best Upcoming Actor in Sumathi Awards – 2000
Dharmaraja Abhinandana Award – 2001
Best Upcoming Actor in Sarasaviya Awards – 2002
Best Upcoming Actor in Presidential Awards – 2002
Most Popular Actor in Sumathi Awards – 2003
Most Popular Actor in Sumathi Awards – 2004
Best Actor in Sumathi Awards – 2005


Marriage :

Married




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