He plays a crucial role in "Talentime".
His name is Howard Hon Kahoe. I liked his name so much that his character in the film is actually called Kahoe.
Acting alongside Mahesh Jugal Kishore and the now 16 years old Mohd Syafie Naswip, Kahoe is among the most arresting looking actors I've ever employed in any of my films.
As we lined up the three boys to take a photo for our records, Jit Murad cast a disdainful glance at me and said, "You've sold out and turned into a lookist!"
"That can't be entirely true, Jit," I replied casually, "or I wouldn't have hired you."