Sriyantha Mendis Age Biography | Sriyantha Mendis Date of Birth Right Now 2022
Sriyantha Mendis is one of the most popular actors in Sri Lanka. A very versatile actor, from drama to comedy and adventure to storytelling. The actor went on to star in a TV drama called Palingu Menike before entering the silver screen in the 1987 H. D. Premaratne debut film.
Sriyantha Mendis Small Biography
Full Name – Hiddadura Jude Neil Sriyantha Mendis
BirthDate – October 25, 1957 (age 64)
Country – Sri Lanka
Education – De Mazenod College
Political party – Podujana Peramuna
Spouse – Kusum Renu (m. 1986)
Children – 2
Parent – Lazarus Mendis (father)
Awards – Best Actor
Occupation – Actor, director
Years active – 1979–present
Mendis was born in Ragama on October 25, the eldest of three siblings. Sriyantha Mendis’ grandfather Hiddadura Juan Mendis was a devout Catholic. The actor balances films and teledramas as his profession. His wife Kusum Renu is a well known actress. After completing his education, Mendis teamed up with fellow actor Senaka Perera to produce a stage play, Eliza. He completed his education at De Masenod College, Kandana.
He excelled in karate during his school days.His first teaching appointment was at Pokuwagonna Maha Vidyalaya, Ganewatta, far from Polgahawela, Kurunegala. On July 7, 1979, he became a science teacher at St. Bernadette’s College, Polgahawela. He later completed 32 years as a teacher in several schools islandwide.