People born in Sri Lanka

Anne-Marie Mediwake

Anne-Marie Mediwake

Anne-Marie Mediwake is a Sri Lankan Canadian news anchor who is known for being the co- host of the show, 6 P.M News hour at Global Toronto. In 2009, Mediwake was hired by CBC News network. She became the co-anchor of Toronto's supper hour newscasts at CBC News after a year in 2010. She hosted the show alongside Dwight Drummond.

Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton

He is a top level journalist and his work has touched everyone all over the world. He has hosted great shows and his presence has made them great too. Despite not being born in Australia, he has won hearts of Australian people. He has kept improving from the word go and this will happen in future too. He is none other than the sensational Hugh Riminton.

Jacqueline Fernandez

Jacqueline Fernandez

Jacqueline Fernandez was born on 11th August 1985 in Manama, Bahrain. She is a Sri Lankan model, actress and the winner of 2006 Miss Universe Sri Lanka pageant. Her mother Kim is of Malaysian descent and her father Elroy is of Sri Lankan descent. She was raised in a multi-ethnic family. Jacqueline’s father was a musician in Sri Lanka and her mother was an air hostess. She has one eldest sister and two elder brothers and she is the youngest child in her family. She is of Sri Lankan nationality.