Oct 15, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s veteran film director Titus Thotawatte passed away today at a private hospital in Colombo at the age of 82.
Thotawatte, a product of Ananda College in Colombo, was known as a visionary in Sinhala cinema. He directed several award-winning films and later introduced his innovations to the television.
He set precedence when he introduced animated films to the television screen with a series of cartoons.
Funeral arrangement will be notified later.