6 Interesting Fact about Famous Sri Lankan Teledrama
Famous Sri Lankan teledrama, like a number of other countries in Asia. Sri Lanka also has residents who are fond of teledrama shows. No wonder then that Sri Lanka has a number of favorite and very well-known teledrama titles in the country. In fact, these teledramas have won quite prestigious awards in Sri Lanka.
Teledrama itself means remote drama which can be watched on television screens or heard via radio. But now of course the majority of teledrama can be enjoyed through television shows. As in Sri Lanka where teledrama that aired on television are so popular and mainstream
One of the well-known teledramas in Sri Lanka and a favorite of many people is Sudu Andagena Kalu Awidin. This Sri Lankan people’s favorite teledrama is directed by Sunil Costa, and stars a number of popular actors and actresses such as young artist Michelle Dilhara, famous senior artist Chandani Seneviratne and actor Lakshman Mendis.
Popular and a Favorite Program
Sudu Andagena Kalu Awidin tells of a conflict that faced by a young girl named Ayoma, who travels far with his mother Soba, to find her father. The intrigue and tension of mother-child conflict made this teledrama so popular and a favorite program for Sri Lankans.
Besides that, apparently there are some unique and interesting facts about Sudu Andagena Kalu Awidin teledrama, such as:
- In 2020, Sudu Andagena Kalu Awidin became the teledrama that received the most nominations in the Raigam Tele’es award program. There are at least 14 nominations for this drama, like the Best Actor and Best Actress categories
- In 2019, Sudu Andagena Kalu Awidin received a prestigious award in its debut year. The drama won an award as the Most Popular Teledrama of the year at the twenty-fourth Sumathi Awards
- As one of the favorite teledrama in Sri Lanka, Sudu Andagena Kalu Awidin has 99 episodes with up to 20 minutes of broadcast time for each episode.
- Sunil Costa as a teledrama director is not an arbitrary figure. He is a veteran Sri Lankan director with 25 years of experience in the field. Sunil not only directs dramas but he is also known as a producer and writer of popular scripts for television series, commercials and films.
- Not just an ordinary teledrama, it also highlighted the dark side of education in remote areas in Sri Lanka, especially rural areas far from the cities. This drama also highlights how the educational system and children affected by political changes in this country
- The drama also shows how remote rural residents struggle to survive, amidst the uncertainty about their own future.
With stories full of conflict and the acting of the actors and actresses, it’s no wonder that Sudu Andagena Kalu Awidin. Has become a drama that is quite popular and has even become a favorite of the Sri Lankan people. Sunil Costa skillfully manages the conflict between Chandani Seneviratne and Michelle Dilhara and the people around them. So as to be able to influence the emotions of viewers who watch this teledrama. No wonder the Internet Movie Database or IMDB gives a score of 9.3 / 10 for this Sri Lankan’s favorite teledrama.