Weerasinghe rose to popularity in cinema after winning the Silver Peacock Award for the Best Actress at the New Delhi International Film Festival in 1987 for the film Maldeniye Simion, directed by D.B. Nihalsinghe.
- Anoja Weerasinghe's Biography in Sinhala Cinema Database
- Anoja Weerasinghe at the Internet Movie Database
- Anoja's page-(hollywood.com)
- Official Website - National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka