Afdlin Shauki Biography – Malaysian producer and TV personality, Afdlin Shauki bin Aksan was born on May 19, 1971, in Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.
|Name:||Afdlin Shauki bin Aksan|
|Wife:||Datin Maria Christina Orow Abdullah (m. 1997; div. 2022)|
|Date of Birth:||May 19, 1971|
|Net Worth:||$1 million – $5 million|
Afdlin Shauki Nationality
Afdlin was born in Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia. He is a citizen of Malaysia.
Afdlin Shauki Age
Afdlin was born on May 19, 1971, hence he is currently 52 years of age as of 2023.
Afdlin Shauki Height and Weight
As of the time of filing this report, we have no details about Afdlin’s height and weight.
Afdlin Shauki Family and Siblings
Afdlin was born to Aksan Abu Bakar who died in 2020 and Fadzilah Jelani who is also late. He had a brother named Jefri Adzman Aksan who died in 2019.
Afdlin Shauki Education
Afdlin attended a local high school in his hometown. We have no information regarding his college education.
Afdlin Shauki Career
Afdlin, a vocalist, musician, and live performer, offers an R&B, acid jazz, and funk flavor with his band Acid Iz. In late 2003, FUUYO!, his debut album, was released.
He played in the “Ikhlas Concert” in 1992 with other artists like Zainal Abidin and Sheila Majid in front of 50,000 spectators. He opened for Sheila Majid on her 1996 UK Tour at Ronnie Scott’s, one of the most prestigious jazz venues in Europe.
Additionally, he sang “Till the End of Time” on stage with David Foster’s protégé Jordan Hill on her 1997 Malaysian tour.
He won the Best Ethnic Pop Song category at the Anugerah Juara Lagu ke-19 in 2005 with the song “Erti Hidup,” which he composed for Dayang Nurfaizah.
Afdlin has experience as a TV host, director, and actor. At the prestigious 1999 Asian Television Awards, Afdlin won the Best Presenter in an Entertainment Program prize for his work as the host of Astro’s late-night ch at show Bila Larut Malam.
He has hosted game shows, sports, music, and lifestyle programs in addition to the prestigious for six years straight.
His local acting debut was in the supporting cast of Pesona Pictures’ Mimpi Moon. He then played the “Interpreter” in the Hollywood production “Anna and the King.”
He portrayed “Daniel” in Serangkai Filem’s Soal Hati, which earned him his first romantic lead role and was recognized with a Best Actor award at the Anugerah Skrin Panca Delima Awards in 2000.
Since then, he has produced the story’s continuation, “Soalnya Siapa?” Afdlin has worked on a number of direct-to-VCD projects, the most recent of which was “Kelibat,” a profit-sharing collaboration between the participating actors and Vision Works. Afdlin wrote, directed, and performed in it; it was released in April 2004.
Buli, a Grand Brilliance-produced film about a technical genius and social misfit in a corporate and highly socialized environment, marked his cinematic debut as a writer, director, and lead actor.
For this movie, he received accolades from the 2005 Malaysian Film Festival including Most Promising New Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Original Story. At the TV3-sponsored Anugerah Skrin that same year, he won prizes for Best Actor, Best Director, and Best Screenplay.
Other films released since then include Pontianak, Biar Betul, Baik Punya Cilok, Gila-Gila Pengantin Remaja, and Baik Punya (which won the Film Goer’s Choice Award at the 2006 Anugerah Skrin Era Awards).
Afdlin created the 2009 movie Papadom, which tells the tale of a busy, distracted father who loses his wife in an accident and develops an overprotectiveness toward his sole daughter.
Since he and rapper Altimet joined the party in March 2021, he has been a member of the People’s Justice Party (PKR).
It was claimed in 2012 that Afdlin had previously joined UMNO in an effort to increase support for the Barisan Nasional (BN) government at the time, which was led by the late Prime Minister Najib Razak.
On April 13, 2022, it was announced that Afdlin would run against Nik Nazmi for the position of Setiawangsa PKR branch chief in the PKR party elections.
Afdlin Shauki Wife
Afdlin was married to Christina Orow. He is now married to another lady who is rumored to be one of his employees.
Afdlin Shauki Children
Afdlin has a daughter named Mia Sara Shauki. He has two other daughters.
Afdlin Shauki Religion
As of the time of filing this report, we have no details about Afdlin’s religious affiliation.
Afdlin Shauki Net Worth
Afdlin has an estimated net worth to be from about $1 million to $5 million as of 2023.