Friday, 18 March 2011
Popular name Abby Abadi
Birth name Arbaiyah Abdul Manan
Birth date December 1, 1977
Birth place Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Spouse Norman Hakim
(11 January 2002 - 18 December 2008)
(divorced) 3 children
She is a famous Malaysian actress starring on the popular police drama, titled ‘Gerak Khas’. Not only Abby Abadi is an ex-member of the all-girl singing group called ‘Elite’ (that she left in 1998), but she also has been a co-host in the Wheel of Fortune-based game show ‘Roda Impian’ during its second season for some time. Later, Abby Abadi left the show and her great career was about to begin. She won the Berita Harian's Anugerah Bintang Popular Award for Most Popular TV Actress in 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2003. Abadi was also filming for the TV series Gerak Khas, playing one of the leads, Inspektor Aleeza. Its popularity led in 2001 to a hit feature film based on the series. Two sequels followed, with more modest success. In 2005, she had a part as Atikah on Kamasutra.