Category Archives: Music

Sean Ghazi: Actor, Singer and Art Director

Trained for the musical theater, Malaysian Sean Ghazi (born in Kuala Lumpur on April 4, 1969) became a household name when he appeared alongside Jodie Foster and Chow Yun Fat in the 1999 movie Anna and the King. From there he appeared — in the same role, that of Balat — in the London West End stage version of the King and I. From there roles came fast and furious, including further West End appearances in Miss Saigon, Thuy, and Rent. In 2001, Ghazi returned to his home country, and appeared in a number of local productions. In 2006, he…

Evelyn Hii, founder of No Black Tie

” A friends brought me in this street of Jalan Mesui in 98 and I walk into number 27 Jalan Mesui.(…) It was a very quiet, discreet, intimate wine bar. The moment I walked in, I knew it would be the perfect spot for an informal classical evening.” There’s no denying that for Evelyn Hii – proprietor of No Black Tie, a charming bar nestled in Jalan Mesui near Cangkat Bukit Bintang – music is equal parts life and passion. Hailing from Sarawak and clasically trained in the US, the spirited lady is wholly fervant about sharing her love for…