Lester James Peries

About Lester James Peries

Birth Day: April 5, 1919
Birth Place: Sri Lanka
Birth Sign: Aries

Lester James Peries Net Worth

Lester James Peries was bornon April 5, 1919 in Sri Lanka. Internationally acclaimed director of films depicting the lives of rural Sri Lankan people, such as the films Revaka and Yuganthaya.
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💰 Net worth: 1.7 Million

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About

Internationally acclaimed Director of films depicting the lives of rural Sri Lankan people, such as the films Revaka and Yuganthaya.

Before Fame

He dropped out of school to pursue journalism at age 17.

Trivia

He was awarded the Fellini Gold Medal for an outstanding film career at the Cannes Film Festival in 2003.

Family Life

He met his wife Sumitra in Paris and married her in 1964.

Associated With

He and famed Actress Jacqueline Fernandez were both natives of Sri Lanka.