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10 Most Popular People From Sri Lanka You Didn’t Know

10. Pooja Umashankar

Pooja Gauthami Umashankar, mononymously known as Pooja, is an Indian-Sri Lankan actress, who has primarily appeared in Tamil films as well as Sinhala, Malayalam and amateur films. She was born in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

9. Hugh Burden

Hugh Archibald Nairn Burden was an English actor and playwright. Burden was the son of a colonial official and was educated at Beaumont College and trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama and RADA. He was born in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

8. Sarala Kariyawasam

Sarala Kariyawasam, who hails from Galle, is a Sri Lankan child actress. A student of Sangamitta Balika Vidyalaya, Sarala is the first Sri Lankan child artiste to make an international debut. Currently she hosts a children’s TV show in Sri Lanka.

7. Michael Ondaatje 

Philip Michael Ondaatje, CC FRSL, is a Sri Lankan-born Canadian poet, novelist, editor and filmmaker.

6. Ayesha Kapoor

Ayesha Kapur is an Indian film child actress who is best known in the Bollywood movie Black. Kapur became the recipient of many Awards in the “Best Supporting Actress” category.

5. Colin Gordon

4. John Carson

John Carson was an English actor known for his appearances in film and television. Making his film debut in 1947, he carved out a career appearing in low-budget British films such as Seven Keys; Smokescreen; and Master Spy. He died in November 2016.

3. Albert Moses

Albert Moses is a Sri Lankan actor based in the United Kingdom. He had begun to act by the 1960s in India where he appeared in several films, then produced and directed his first

2. Bernard White

Bernard “Bernie” White is an Sri Lankan–American actor, screenwriter and film director.

1. Jacqueline Fernandez

Jacqueline Fernandez is a Sri Lankan actress, model, and the winner of the 2006 Miss Universe Sri Lanka pageant.She is currently active in Bollywood

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