‘Julia’ in London Prison..

Director of popular film ‘Julia’ - Charith Abeysinghe is in London Prison, ‘Sri Lanka Mirror’ learns.
He is facing heroin trafficking charges, reports say.
Charith, who was hailed as the youngest producer in Sri Lankan cinema, was referred to by many as ‘Julia’ after the movie.

Charith had invested a fairly large sum for the movie Julia, which was directed Sampath Sri Roshan.

Shooting of the film commenced in UK.

The film was also launched in UK and a media briefing over the event was held ahead of the launch at the Government Information Department auditorium in Colombo.

The HD movie, was edited at the well known Pine wood studios.

The cast included Charith AbeysingheSampath Sri RoshanRavindra RandeniyaSasanthi Jayasekera, Robin Fernando, Veena JayakodySriyantha Mendis, Rex KodippiliSandun WijesiriSenet DikkumburaBandulaSuriyabandara, Teddy VidyalankaraNadeesha Hemamali and Harsha Bulathsinhala.

Also, the fact that a young minister had provided two defender backups for the security of Charith during a visit to Sri Lanka also became infamous in the industry.


  1. Anonymous9/17/2011

    horek .....................

  2. Anonymous9/18/2011


    Julia, "mala Julia" wela...

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  4. Anonymous1/03/2012

    There were four co-defendants in the case, all at least ten years younger than Wheatley. Charith Abeysinghe, 28, a Sri Lankan film director, who pleaded guilty to conspiracy to steal, was jailed for seven years.

    Kasun Maddumage, 26, who pleaded guilty to the same offence, was jailed for 18 months. Madhawa Arachchi, 34, and 30-year-old Thurkka Nanisagran denied conspiracy to steal. It is not known what happened to them.

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