Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak today launched the “1Malaysia Icons” coffee table book for a television documentary of the same title, at Perdana Putra, here.
The 11 well-known personalities to be featured in the second season of the documentary over the RTM1 channel soon. Below are the eminent figures chosen for the documentary.
1. Tan Sri Mohamad Isa Abdul Samad – Felda Chairman
2. Tan Sri Dr M. Jegathesan – Former Olympic sprinter
3. Datuk Zang Toi – Fashion designer
4. Datuk Bernard Chandran – Fashion designer
5. Datuk Redzuawan Ismail A.K.A Chef Wan – Celebrity chef
6. Datuk David Arumugam – Alleycats frontman
7. Datuk Lat – Cartoonist
8. Datuk Shake (Sheikh Abdullah Ahmad Bakhbereh) – Well-known 80’s singer
9. Eddie Lim – Mango Tree London restaurant founder
10. Yunalis Zarai A.K.A Yuna – Singer-songwriter
11. Rosmah Mansor
According to Bernama, the documentary is aimed at inspiring the young generation to excel by exposing them to the achievements of those featured in various fields including politics, business, corporate, sports, culinary and entertainment.