The following report is from Malaysiakini, citing an Associated Foreign Press (AFP) news report.
|Actress berated for going bald |
June 12, 2007
An award-winning actress who shaved her head for a film role has attracted criticism from influential muftis who say her act is unIslamic and sinful.
Sharifah Amani Syed Zainal Rashid, 21, drew widespread shock and interest after she went bald Tuesday, with photos of her splashed across the front pages of Malay-language newspapers a day later.