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Multiracial Cast posing with NAMEWEE in the center.
The following is lifted from The StarOnline
Controversial local musician Wee Meng Chee, better known as Namewee, can now call himself a filmmaker with the completion of his first movie Nasi Lemak 2.0.

The comedy, which comprises a multicultural cast of Malaysian stars, tells a story about a chef seeking his identity through the making of nasi lemak.

The cast include comedian and singer Adibah Noor, Karen Kong, Afdlin Shauki, Kenny & Chee, Reshmonu, Dennis Lau, Nur Fathia, Nadine Thomas, Pete Teo, Ho Yuhang, Dian Sharlin, and Felixia Yap.

“Nasi Lemak 2.0 is my gift to Malaysia in conjunction with the National Day celebrations. It is about how it should be here,” he told a press conference yesterday.

With a budget of barely RM1mil, the first-time film-maker admitted that it was tough making the movie which took him two years to complete.

“The toughest part of making Nasi Lemak 2.0 was having to take on numerous aspects of film-making like screenwriting, directing, acting, editing, songwriting and post-production,” said Wee who plays the main character.

The movie is mostly in Mandarin and Cantonese with a smattering of other Chinese dialects, Bahasa Malaysia, English and Tamil.

The film's executive producer Fred Chong also said Nasi Lemak 2.0 had the full support of the Minister from Prime Minister's office Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz who had issued an official letter endorsing it as a 1Malaysian film.Nasi Lemak 2.0 will be released on Sept 8.

 

"Kung Fu, Laksa and A Sausage Named Bob"

DATE: 2 Oct 2011, Sunday 
TIME : 3pm - 5.30pm 
VENUE : The Actors Studio, Lot 10
ENTRY: RM 10 min donation

 WAMM continues with it’s efforts to highlight Malaysian content with an award winning short in “Love & Luksaah” shot in New Zealand by Mei a Malaysian filmmaker based there plus a brand spanking new action comedy Bruce Lee parody “Damaged Kung Fu” by Juliane Block (a German filmmaker whose work revolves much around Malaysia). 

 On top of the 2 films, having showcased Rollin’ Sixers, Asmidar and Bihzhu in the past few screenings – this time, WAMM presents an up and coming band “Once Upon A Time There Was A Sausage Named Bob”!

Link to Facebook Event Page Here.
 
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PAN Productions is excited to begin a journey over the rainbow to the merry old land of Oz from April - May 2012!

We're looking for performers to join us on this magical trip down the yellow brick road...

Please send in your bio and photo to panproductions@live.com and we hope to see you at the auditions. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
AUDITION Details: 
- Date: 25 September 2011
- Time & Venue: Only short-listed candidates will be advised
- Requirements: 16 years and above. No age limit
- Be prepared to do dance and theatre improvisations
- Female Candidates: Please prepare "Somewhere Over The Rainbow"
(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duwgBUatsdM)
- Male Candidates: Please prepare "If I Only Had The Nerve"
(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kWiJ3JA9tao)

Link to Facebook Event Page Here.
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