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Some of them were quite famous than the others and some had extra-ordinary talents which got recognition from the world. One such great actress is Malini Fonseka. Do you think it is a very easy task for an Actress from Sri Lanka to get fame in Hollywood? It was difficult for Malini too. Especially she was an older generation artist and it requires more than just effort to get to such a renowned place. Her strong acting skills and the gift from her family had taken her to this boon. Her brother who was a director introduced her to the Sri Lankan movie industry when she was too young. She was the youngest artist at that time and she won the best actress award right after two years after her entry into the industry. Her practice in stage acting has helped her in this venture. She directed few Television shows too. She got her recognition from Bollywood in 1977 and Russia film industry recognized her talents even before that in 1975.
When one artist gets opportunity right from the family, another artist gets opportunity right from her inborn talents. It was the Lankan girl Rukmani Devi the most pleasant voiced child during her School days. She had sung Christian carols in church. During one of her singing event, a drama director saw her talents and wanted her to play the lead role of “Sita” in the drama “Ramayana”. Soon she was associated with many drama companies and she played good roles. During these venture the Lankan girl made a close association with a dramatist, actor and singer Jayamanne whom she married soon. This initiated the beginning of her career, which spun for more than four decades. The specialty in her acting was that she sung her own songs, which gave the movie a special feel. This gave a turning point in her life. She became a singer after the acting career and gave several good songs in her lifetime. She achieved best actress and best singer award during her time.
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