role for Buddhika
The Muhurath ceremony for the new film ‘Dedunu Wessa’,
the maiden effort of actor turned director Buddhika Jayaratne was
for Buddhika is a dream come true and leading and popular film stars
Malani Fonseka and Jeevan Kumaratunga will play the lead roles in
his maiden film. Scripted by Buddhika himself, Tharupathy Munasinghe
will handle the music while Athula Adhikari and Samitha Mudunkotuwa
will also be an opportunity for several aspiring actors and actresses
such as Lanka’s top model Rozanne Diaz, vocalist Madhu Madawa
Aravinda, Nirosha Perera, Tharindu Wijesinghe and journalist Tennyson
Edirisingh to make their debut.
Wessa will be co-produced by Colombo Pictures and well-known tutor
starts work on Dedunbu Wessa on the first week of January and he
is confident that he will be able to make a successful movie since
he will be privileged to work with veteran actors and actresses
as well as amateurs.
D. Dayananda will handle the camera while Jayampathi Bopitiya will
assist Buddhika. The story of Dedunu Wessa is about a young lawyer,
Rohith (Buddhika) who joins a higher education institute as a lecturer.
His life takes unexpected turns after he meets Biyanka, a student
hailing from a well-to-do family.
is accused of rape of two girls but after several reels the real
story unfolds. The film discusses the human aspect in the lives
of police officers and also different aspects of maternal love.