Tennison Cooray’s final rites performed today

2020-10-01 at 17:55

The final rites of the late award-winning actor and comedian Tennison Cooray were performed today.

He passed away on Monday while receiving treatment at the Colombo National Hospital, due to a sudden illness.

The final rites were held at the Moratuwa Methodist Church.

Many artists and politicians were present for the final rites of the late actor.

Cooray, who entered the cinematic world in 1986, was a renowned stage drama actor and then become a household name by appearing in films as a comedian.

The veteran actor was the second oldest among seven siblings, and passed away at the age of 68.