Chandran Rutnam’s much talked about film starring Jacqueline Fernandez and Alston Koch ‘According to Matthew’ will begin screening at MC Colombo, Empire Arcade, Liberty Lite Colpetty, City cinema Mt. Lavinia (4.15), Colombo City Centre, Savoy 3D,
Excel World, MC Jaffna, Nelson Trinco, and Suganthi Batticaloa from November 23.
The Sinhala dubbed version of the film titled ‘Matthew’ will be screening at Regal Colombo, Lido Borella, Himalee Kiribathgoda, Amity Lite Maharagama, Odeon Mt. Lavinia and other CEL circuit cinemas islandwide.
The film is based on the true story of Father Mathew Peiris, the Anglican priest of the Church of St Paul, the Apostle in Colombo, who was convicted of the double murders of his wife (Eunice Peiris) and Russel Ingram, the husband of his mistress, in 1979.