Giving His All
MEN'S FOLIO Malaysia|April 2019
Giving His All

Syafiq Kyle, one of the hardest working actors in showbiz, is bold, determined and definitely not wasting any time.

John Ng

Seven years ago, a 19-year-old Syafiq Kyle participated in Hero Remaja. That was when he got his first taste of serious acting, ultimately walking away as the first runner-up (he lost the top spot to Fattah Amin). Syafiq admits that it was challenging competing against actors with more experience. Subsequently, he was only offered minor roles in dramas – but instead of raising the white flag – he took them on as opportunities to fine tune his craft. Fast-forward to today, the challenge for Syafiq is to find a good script. “You can be the best actor, but that doesn’t mean anything if you don’t have a good script to showcase your talent,” he says. “This is why I love Nur so much; I love how the director [Shahrulezad Mohameddin] is able to find a way to create a huge impact on the audience with a simple storyline.” At the end of the day, work satisfaction isn’t demarcated by whether it meets your expectation, but also that of your fans.

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April 2019