Renowned Actress Lioni Kothalawala has passed away at the age of 74 today.
Kothalawala who began her cinema career with a film directed by GDL Perera, was celebrating her birthday today.
Her role as Kusum’s mother-in-law in Sanjeewa Pushpakumara’s ‘Davena Vihangun’ flick is one of the best films she contributed as an actor.
She was also nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the SIGNIS Salutation Awards.
She is also popular on television for her role as ‘Nano Amma’ in the recent teledrama ‘Ama’ and for her role as the Biso Menike in the teledrama ‘Sangeetha’ which is currently airing.