Author: Shazwan Zulkiffli

Tune Talk announces new CEO in a music video

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Mobile network operator Tune Talk Sdn Bhd has announced their brand new CEO in spectacular fashion – a parody music video of pop sensation Dua Lipa’s ‘New Rules’. Their new CEO, Ameen Abdullah, takes the top chair replacing singer Jason Lo effective yesterday, January 15th after Lo’s decade-long reign as Tune Talk’s top man. Ameen is no stranger in the telco business, as he was previously the CEO of RedOne Network Sdn Bhd and head of MVNO at Celcom Axiata Sdn Bhd. Tune Talk has always been known as a big endorser of music, notably their...

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Beto Kusyairy kritik filem tempatan, drama

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Pelakon berbakat Beto Kusyairy baru-baru ini mengkritik kualiti filem tempatan/drama di akaun Twitter peribadinya beberapa hari yang lalu. Beto Kusyairi, yang terkenal dengan penampilannya dalam filem CEO, Chow Kit dan Syaitan kelihatan seperti sudah ‘muak’ dengan plot cerita tempatan yang hampir sama. Beliau juga ingin tahu jika plot yang sering digunakan inilah yang dimahukan oleh penonton di Malaysia. Tak sudah2 dengan kisah cinta berlainan taraf & kahwin paksa untuk gabung/selamatkan empayar perniagaan ni. Sampai bila eh kita nak duk kat takuk ni? Ke ini yang majoriti penonton kita nak? — Beto Kusyairy (@Beto_Kusyairy) January 9, 2018...

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FINAS’ Dato’ Azmir and MyDocs’ Lina Teoh talk about the future of documentaries

Courtesy of Discovery Networks, we were given the opportunity to interview two prominent figures in the film industry: Lina Teoh, the head of MyDocs and Dato’ Azmir, Deputy Director-General of FINAS to talk more on Malaysian documentaries and its future. Their opinions however, may differ from each other. How is the documentary scene now compared to a decade ago? What have been some of the biggest developments? LINA TEOH: The scene has definitely matured. Back then, most local documentary filmmakers had not really ventured into doing international productions. In fact, 10 years ago was when the first co-productions between...

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