Drama name : Can You Hear Me
Year :2020


"Can You Hear Me?" (Sinhala: අහන්න කෙනෙක් නෑ) is a gripping Sri Lankan thriller teledrama that captivated audiences in 2020 when it aired on Jathika Rupavahini. The series, a trailblazing endeavor directed and written by Sunil Costa, was produced by the talented Chinthaka Kulathunga, with the music direction led by the award-winning musician Dinesh Subasinghe. Notably, "Can You Hear Me?" marked a significant milestone in Sri Lankan teledrama as it sought to reach international audiences through social media platforms, with English subtitles making it accessible to a broader viewer base. The visionary director conceptualized the series as a trilogy, comprising three seasons of compelling storytelling. The inaugural season of "Can You Hear Me?" commenced its enthralling journey on October 5, 2020, with episodes airing every weekday from Monday to Thursday at 9:00 pm, captivating audiences for 30 minutes each night. The first season culminated with its 51st episode on December 31, 2021. The ensemble cast featured exceptional talents, including Dulan Manjula Liyanage, Roger Seneviratne, Dilhani Ekanayake, Michelle Dilhara, Shalani Tharaka, Ananda Kumara Unnehe, and other accomplished actors who brought their characters to life. The teledrama was visually enriched by its scenic backdrop, as it was filmed in the picturesque locales of Haputale, Bandarawela, and Nuwara Eliya, encapsulating the essence of these mesmerizing locations. Critics showered "Can You Hear Me?" with praise, commending its unique narrative and compelling character portrayals. However, amidst the creative process and during the filming of the final episodes in Bandarawela, an unexpected interruption occurred when health authorities intervened due to an anonymous complaint. Despite this temporary setback, the cast and crew persevered, adhering to health protocols. They remained in the same hotel where they were lodged, undergoing self-quarantine, and undergoing PCR tests to ensure everyone's safety. The narrative of "Can You Hear Me?" intricately weaves together a tapestry of characters from diverse social backgrounds. These characters mirror the complexities of human nature, portraying both the light and dark aspects of their lives and interactions. The cast and characters of "Can You Hear Me?" include Dulan Manjula Liyanage as Ashan, Roger Seneviratne as Soori, Dilhani Ekanayake as Kanthi, Michelle Dilhara as Mahimi Udukumbura, Shalani Tharaka as Sakunthala, Ananda Kumara Unnehe as Jayasinghe, Gihan Fernando as Saranapala, Lakshman Mendis as Dunsten Madugalle, Umayangana Wickramasinghe as Thilini, Veena Jayakody as Erin, Priyankara Rathnayake as Winson, Chinthana Kulathunga as Dr. Nirmal, Niroshan Wijesinghe as Ian, Sampath Jayaweera as Ranjan, Ajith Lokuge as Sumangala, Mali Jayaweerage as Sirina, Gevin Abhishek as Ayon, Madushani Warnakulasooriya as Sumali, and Shalitha Gunawardena as Malan. "Can You Hear Me?" achieved widespread acclaim from viewers, evidenced by the first episode's staggering viewership of 78,704 within a few hours of its release. This enthusiastic response reflects the teledrama's ability to resonate with its audience, solidifying its position as a standout in Sri Lankan television.

Actors on Can You Hear Me drama