|Education||Nalanda College Colombo|
|Known for||Film Acting|
|Term||1970 - present|
He had acted with "Queen of Sinhalese cinema" Malini Fonseka in many films such as Suhada Pethuma. Also he played the role as lover to many other film actresses like Geetha Kumarasinghe, Nita Fernando, Jenita Samaraweera in films like Sureka, Sudu Paraviyo, Kalana Mithuro etc.
Tissa's best contemporaries in the film industry are Vijaya Kumaranatunga, Gamini Fonseka and Tony Ranasinghe. In Tissa's most recent film Nalaka Vithanage's Roopantharana he acts with Ravindra Randeniya, Ranjan Ramanayake and Amila Karunanayake.
Early life and education
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