Horawa' depicts ills of society
"Pathiniyakage Horawa" is a film woven around a
woman who becomes the victim of evil practices in society.
Halpita in a scene from "Pathiniyakage Horawa"
Anju and Akila
are a young married couple. They dreamt of having a child but this
has been denied them due to a reason unknown to them. After undergoing
several medical tests Anju realizes this is due to the impotency
of her husband Akila. The girl who does not want to hurt her loving
husband keeps it as a secret.
But on the
other hand Akila suspects his wife to be barren which leads to misunderstandings
between the two.
the playful assistant at Dr. Kularatne's private hospital gets friendly
with Anju. She has an ulterior motive in this. Having heard about
Anju's problem with her husband Monica speaks of getting a child
by illegal means and says she would help her in this.
But Anju strongly
opposes the other's suggestion.
in the first attempt Monica resolves to use another plan to tackle
Anju. She invites Anju to a hotel on the pretext that it was her
birthday and there she manages to make the girl unconscious. Monica
has Anju seduced by her friend Chandra. And Anju becomes pregnant
the child Anju carries is his. Thus the quarrels in the family end.
to demand money from Anju saying the that whole secret about the
unborn child would be told to Akila if she does not agree to her
agrees to Monica's proposal that Chandra would go abroad if she
provides the money for his departure.
A few months
later Anju gives birth to a little girl and the new comer gives
happiness to both Akila and Anju.
But the happiness
is short when Chandra returns and demands more money. He also threatens
to take legal action to obtain custody of the child.
Anju once again
gets caught in a miserable situation.
The cast include
Roger Seneviratne, Nilusha Halpita, Samudra Hikkaduwa and Arjuna
wears 'The Mask'
Susitha R. Fernando
Sriyani Amerasena's latest teldrama "The Mask"
(Wes 'Peraliya) is to be telecast soon.
with Pabodha Sandeepani
teledrama was entirely shot in Australia. Our cover girl today,
Diyana Fernando is a Sri Lankan girl stndying in Australia play
the role of Kanthi.
It is a detective
story woven around a wife,who dares to unravel the murderous activities
of her husband.
of the teleplay is by Chandrasiri Dodangoda.
Eddy, is a
well-to-do Sri Lankan bachelor living in Australia. Fed up with
the lonely life in an unkown country he invites his nephew, Rahal
and his wife Kanthi who are in Sri Lanka to live with him. Delighted
with the arrival of the young visitors Eddy appoints Rahal to a
high post in his company and he even treats Kanthi with much consideration.
Lucky a young
Sri Lankan who works as a spy is a friend of Eddy. His real job
remained a secret to everyone including Eddy.
accidentally meets a beautiful Sri Lankan girl, Yvonne and falls
in love with her. He was even prepared to marry her and this he
reveals to his closest relations Rahal and Kanthi. Even though Kanthi
is happy with the news, Rahal who had an eye on Eddy's wealth gets
upset and he tells this to his wife too. But Kanthi who is more
sincere tells that they have to look after their uncle's future
rather than their personal benefits.
prepares for his wedding and Rahal makes up a plan to avoid it.
This he keeps as a secret from his wife Kanthi too.
Eddy disappears just one week before his wedding. It mystifies veryone.
as if nothing has happened but Lucky, the spy begins to investigate
on the sudden disappearance. He suspects Rahal.
shows interest in Christine, a girl working in Eddy's company which
later develops in to an illicit affair. Kanthi who hears about this
questions Rahal. This infuriates Rahal and he decides to make an
end of his own wife's life too. He one day taks Kanthi on a picnic
and pushes her from a hill. But Kanthi though severely injured manages
to save herself.
Lucky who was
investigating on the disappearance of Eddy hears about Kanthi's
sudden absence. When Rahal is questioned he said she had left to
No sooner had
Kanthi disappeared Rahal brings Christine to his house.
after having narrowly escaped from death resolves to unravel all
the murderous activities of her husband and manages to find a job
in Rahal's office itself. Kanthi disguised as 'Grace' gets friendly
with Rahal's new wife Christine She even manages to get a room at
Eddy's house, her former residence.
and all the others who were waiting to find out about the mysterious
disappearances come to know about Kanthi's latest role and are eagerly
waiting to find out the truth. Would Kanthi be able to find the
real murderer and would she have enough evidence to prove it? All
these are to be answered at the end of 'Wes Peraliya'.
Kade" is 16 years old
Kade" has become the longest teledrama and has reached its
800th episode this Wednesday. This week's episode is about a stranger
coming from outer space.
scene from Kopi Kade , with the alien from outer space
telecast continuously for the last 16 years the single episode teleplay
brings out a new plot every week centered on timely issues and is
presented with a message to its audience.
April 1, 1987, 'Kopi Kade' was the idea of Thevis Guruge, the veteran
electronic media personnel who worked for the ITN. Since then it
has been telecast every Wednesday without a break.
Taken up the
task of bringing out to the audience by number of producers and
directors, Chandika Wijesena is presently handling the direction
of 'Kopi Kade'.
the 800th episode, Chandika Wijesena the present director said he
wanted to present a novel theme based on the news that hit the headlines
about a strange object coming to Polonnaruwa from outer space.
Some of the
characters starring in 'Kopi Kade' have now become household names
and some of them are K. D. Siripala, Saman Gunawardena, Jayantha
Rupasinghe, Chandrasiri Kodithuawakku, Rodny Frazer, Kumara Siriwardena
and Damayantha Perera.
Lyle's hilarious drama
Bermin Lyle Fernando, who has directed several popular tele
films has made a comedy "Double Acting"- 'Charitha Dekak'.
Dissanayake and Tony Ranasinghe in 'Charitha Dekak'
This is telecast
every Thursday from 8.20 to 8.45 on ITN channel.
double acting role is veteran actor Tony Ranasinghe. In one he manages
a big company and in the other a security officer.
The fun loving
company owner, Sugath switches places with Jagath the security man
resembling his boss.
This mix up
is done with mischievous intent.
is studded with many similar hilarious incidents.
Two of the
latest dramas are "Swarna Kinkini" and "Ginigath
Rayak" being telecast now on National Rupavahini channel.
Wilson Gunaratne, Sanoja Bibile, Sunil Hettiarachchi, Kumari Dissanayake
and Rathna Sumanapala are in the cast.