Darshan Dharmaraj

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Linganadan Dharmaraj
Born Rakwana, Sri Lanka
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present
Spouse(s) Subhashini

Darshan Dharmaraj (Tamil: தர்ஷன் தர்மராஜ், Sinhalese: දර්ශන් ධර්මරාජ්) is an award-winning actor in Sri Lankan cinema.[1] He made his first television appearance through the Sidney Chandrasekara's teledrama A9.[2] He was awarded Best Actor Awards at several Film festivals in Sri Lanka for his portrayal as ex-LTTE cadre in Asoka Handagama's movie Ini Avan (2012).

Career[edit]

In 2008, Dharmaraj was choosed for Sinhala script by Sydney Chandrasekara's film A-Nine. Although he was not fluent with Sinhala at that moment, he learnt the language within three months as he said.[3] He started cinema career with the 2008 film Prabhakaran.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
2008 Prabhakaran LTTE leader Sinhala
2008 Machan Suresh Sinhala
2009 Ira Handa Yata LTTE soldier Sinhala
2012 Ini Avan (Him, Here After) Avan Tamil
2012 Matha Yoga Sinhala
2015 Address Na (No Address) Gubbayame Goring Sinhala
2015 Spandana Darshan Sinhala
2016 Ulath Ekai Pilath Ekai Karapitiye Darshan Sinhala
2017 Aloko Udapadi Datiya Sinhala
2018 Komaali Kings Mohan Tamil
2018 Porisadaya Sinhala
TBD Davena Vihagun Sinhala
TBD Akarsha Raghu Sinhala [7]
TBD Bandura Sinhala [8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Darshan Dharmaraj". National Film Corporation Of Sri Lanka. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  2. ^ Kodagoda, Anuradha (6 January 2013). "Ini Avan heralds a new era for Lankan Tamil cinema". Sunday Observer (Sri Lanka). Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "Talk with Darshan". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 1 November 2017. 
  4. ^ "Actor Darshan Dharmaraj". Sinhala Cinema Database. Retrieved 17 February 2018. 
  5. ^ "'Ini Avan' creates history". The Sunday Times (Sri Lanka). 6 October 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "Hiru golden film awards which took srilankan cinema to global stage concludes successfully massive response from public". Hiru News. 26 October 2014. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  7. ^ "අතීතය වසාගත් සොඳුරු කතාවක්". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 20 October 2017. 
  8. ^ "අප අතර සිටිමින් අප බිලි ගන්නා බාඳුරා". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 11 August 2018. 

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