Sunday, 20 March 2011
Popular name Sharifah Amani
Birth Name Sharifah Amani Al Yahya.
Birth date June 10, 1986
Birth place Selangor, Malaysia
Height 5' 3" (1.60 m)
Sister of actress Sharifah Aleya
Daughter of actress Fatimah Abu Bakar.
Personal Life and Career
Sharifah Amani Syed Zainal Rashid Al-Yahya is a Malaysian actress. She is the second daughter of veteran Malaysian actress, Fatimah Abu Bakar. Sharifah is of Malay-Chinese-Arab-Bengali parentage and speaks fluent English, Malay and some Hindi. As a teen writer for the New Straits Times YouthQuake, Amani covered assignments like the Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla press conference, concerts by Bollywood stars, Deep Purple and the 3rd IIFA Awards in Genting Highlands. Sharifah has also dabbled in theatre, having acted as Ophelia in the Bangsar Actors Studio’s Hamlet (2005), directed by Faridah Merican.