Sup­port­ing stars

Get to know the peo­ple be­hind some of Malaysia’s big­gest celebri­ties.

The Star Malaysia - Star2 - - FRONT PAGE - Sto­ries by KEN­NEtH CHAW en­ter­tain­ment@ thes­tar. com. my

ROZI, Zalli and Kak Gee – they may not be fa­mil­iar names to many Malaysians but they are im­por­tant fig­ures work­ing be­hind the scenes as man­agers and per­sonal as­sis­tants ( PA) to some of the coun­try’s big­gest names.

Star2 speaks to Rozi, both man­ager and PA to the well- loved and re­spected songstress Datuk Siti Nurhal­iza, and man­ager Zalli who has been in­stru­men­tal in singer Hafiz’s suc­cess.

Mean­while, Linda Onn’s PA, Kak Gee, shares the unique story of how she came to work with the ra­dio dee­jay for over a decade now.

How did they get their start work­ing with th­ese celebri­ties? What are some roles and re­spon­si­bil­ties that come with be­ing a man­ager or a PA? Is it as glitzy and glam­orous as it sounds? Want to know in­ter­est­ing, lit­tle­known facts about th­ese celebri­ties?

Read on.

Photo: rAy­MONd OOI/ The star

Rozi Ab­dul razak has been datuk siti Nurhalza's man­ager and per­sonal as­sis­tant for the past 17 years.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Malaysia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.