Lucky Dias

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Lucky Dias
Born (1951-02-05) 5 February 1951 (age 67)
Residence Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Colombo
Nationality Sri Lankan
Occupation Actor
Years active 1986-Present
Known for actor and movie producer
Spouse(s) Malini Fonseka
Awards Presidential Film Award (1998)

Palandha Pathirage Lakshman Calistus Dias, popularly as Lucky Dias (born 5 February 1951), is an award-winning Sri Lankan cinema and teledrama actor and producer.

He entered films in 1986 guided by his mentor, a former Sri Lankan parliament speaker, Mr. Gamini Fonseka. He did the first hosting of Obada Lakshapathi Mamada Lakshapathi, Sri Lankan version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?. On June 12, 1986, he married Malini Fonseka, Sri Lankan film actress. He got the Presidential Film Award in 1998.

Filmography[edit]

  • No. denotes the Number of Sri Lankan film in the Sri Lankan cinema.[1]
Year No. Film Role
1981 485 Vajira ASP Anni
1985 631 Sura Duthiyo
1987 670 Ahinsa Suresh
1988 674 Gedara Budun Amma Punchi Banda
1988 677 Angulimala
1988 678 Nawa Gilunath Ban Chun Pradeep Dalagedara
1989 690 Shakthiya Obai Amme Samari
1989 696 Siri Medura Lawyer Siri Samarawickrama[2]
1990 699 Jaya Shakthi
1990 713 Honda Honda Sellam Jagath Ihalawaththa
1990 Awaragira Wickrama
1991 718 Paradise Raja (also as producer)
1991 728 Madhusamaya Doctor
1991 738 Suwandena Suwandaka Amith Gunawardana
1992 761 Kulageya Mervin Dias
1992 763 Sathya also as producer.
1993 774 Prathigna Lakshman Kulatunga
1994 793 Landuni Oba Devaganaki Bajaj Lucky
1994 803 Sanda Madala Sagara Bandara Keerthisena / Pradeep Keerthisena
1994 811 150 Mulleriyawa 'Lucky Dias' patient / Michael
1995 831 Maruthaya Patrick
1995 836 Awaragira Wickramasooriya aka Wickrama
1994 814 Sudu Piruwata Lawyer
1997 868 Yasoma
1997 893 Dehena Rajasekara
1998 901 Anthima Reya Devendra Silva. (also as producer)
1999 910 Salupata Ahasata
2000 943 Anuragay Ananthaya Sisira Gunathilake
2003 1020 Wekande Walauwa Lawyer Mr. Muthugoda
2009 1122 Sir Last Chance Mister Producer
2010 1139 Suwanda Denuna Jeewithe Guest appearance
2011 1154 Challenges Esala Randunu
2012 1178 Senasuru Maruwa Mahil Ranadewa
2013 - It's a Matter of Love [3]
2014 1208 Ahelepola Kumarihami Patrick
2014 1211 Anagarika Dharmapala Srimathano News editor
2014 1218 Api Marenne Na Ginige
2015 1221 Maharaja Gemunu Minister Mahananda
2015 1225 Gindari Himself
2016 1250 Paththini King Gajaba
TBD Veerya [4]
TBD Gunananda Himi Migettuwatte

Television[edit]

  • Yashorawaya as Baladeva[5]
  • Iqbal as Imran
  • Muthu Ataye Modayo
  • Wassa Nuba Wage[6]
  • Yes Boss as Nihal Kariyawasam

Producer[edit]

  • Paradeesey (1991)
  • Sathya (1992)
  • Anthima Reya (1998)

Director[edit]

  • Seethala Gini Dal (2016)[7]
  • Breaking News (upcoming)
  • Sannasi Premaya. It is the first teledrama to be filmed by a smartphone in Sri Lanka.[8]

Announcer[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sri Lankan Cinema History". National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka. Retrieved 9 August 2016. 
  2. ^ "I am always popular". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 11 March 2017. 
  3. ^ "'ඉට්ස් අ මැටර් ඔෆ් ලව්'". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 1 November 2017. 
  4. ^ "Veerja brings last act of Jude". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 17 November 2017. 
  5. ^ "Talk with Lucky". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 1 November 2017. 
  6. ^ "There are obstacles in any stream". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 1 November 2017. 
  7. ^ "Lucky into direction after six years". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 11 March 2017. 
  8. ^ "Arosha with another record". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 3 December 2017. 

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