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The Passion Play actor

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Christy Mihindukulasooriya was the first man to play the role of Jesus Christ in the Duwa Passion Plays. Before him there were only statues. Christy talks about the long history of the Duwa Passion Play and shares his anecdotes of playing Jesus for over fifty years. Photography by Kannan Arunasalam. Featuring the archive photographs of Dominic Sansoni.