12 Jun '11, 2pm

'I wished I looked more Malay'

'I wished I looked more Malay'

WITH his exotic looks, clear complexion, good physique and brimming with talent, one would think that Zain Saidin is a happy camper. Budding actors would want to be in his shoes thinking that he can demand any role and turn down the less meatier ones. But hang on a minute. Surprisingly, Zain wishes he could do something to alter his so-called "perfect" appearance. "I wish I looked more Malay. It is so hard for local drama viewers and moviegoers, who are mostly Malays, to accept a hero who doesn't look like a Malay. Because of that, I have often been the antagonist in most of my roles. "Mind you, I like playing the bad guys. It's a piece of cake. Just distort your face, raise your voice a little and you have a shot. But sometimes, I like to play the good guy, too. Because of my looks, local directors prefer to cast me as a villain. Hopefully, this will change soon." In Astr...

Full article: http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest+News/Showbiz/Story/A1S...

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