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Theatre actress Siti K. joins The Noose and makes Channel 5 debut

Published on Dec 13, 2013 6:03 PM
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Popular comedy sketch show The Noose will have its first female Malay cast member when theatre actress Siti Khalijah Zainal joins the show for its upcoming Season 7. -- ST FILE PHOTO: MOHD KHALID BABA

Popular comedy sketch show The Noose will have its first female Malay cast member when theatre actress Siti Khalijah Zainal joins the show for its upcoming Season 7.

The bubbly actress, who is better known simply as Siti K, sounded excited when speaking to Life! about her upcoming new role, which will be seen in Season 7 of the news parody show that will premiere on Channel 5 on March 25.

Says the 28-year-old: "I'm really looking forward to joining The Noose because I can represent my people and do some funny sketches for female Malay characters, which the show didn't really have before."

She says she will "very likely" be playing at least two new characters: One of a "Malay makcik (aunty)", and then a young "minah" character, which is a stereotype of a rambunctious Malay girl.

 
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