Azean Irdawaty

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Azean Irdawaty
ازيان ارداوتي
Azean Irdawaty binti Yusoef

(1950-02-27)February 27, 1950
DiedDecember 17, 2013(2013-12-17) (aged 63)
Resting place Bukit Kiara Muslim Cemetery, Damansara, Kuala Lumpur
Other namesKak Yan
Occupation(s)Actress, singer
Years active19702013
Khairil Anwar bin Zainal Mokhtar Rashidi
(m. 1980;died 2013)

Azean Irdawaty binti Yusoef (27 February 1950 – 17 December 2013) was a Malaysian actress and singer, whose career spanned 40 years.


Personal life

Irdawaty began her singing career in 1970, and also had a film and television acting career. [1]


In 2008, she was diagnosed with cancer. On the night of 9 December 2013, she was admitted to the University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) after falling unconscious. Azean Irdawaty died from liver failure, caused by cancer, on 17 December, aged 63. [2] On 18 December 2013, she was buried at the Bukit Kiara Muslim Cemetery in Damansara, Kuala Lumpur. [3]



1970Di-Belakang Tabir
1979Esok Masih AdaFaridah
1981Perjanjian SyaitanRibut
Mama Oh MamaAni
1982Langit PetangRuby
1991Bintang MalamIbu Ayam
1996Sutera PutihShalin
1997GemerlapanMother Mimi
Layar LaraAuntie@Seniwati Zai
BagindaTeacher Azian
1999Burung BesiMy Lady
2000Anaknya SazaliMaria
2003Laila IsabellaDatin Jasmine
2005Kemarau Cinta
Anak Mami KembaliMak Bee
2006Main-Main Cinta
Diva PopularJulia Gautiasana Larva
2007 Waris Jari Hantu Tok Wan Rimau
OtaiPuan Farah
Nana Tanjung 2
2009 Talentime Embun

Television series

YearTitleRoleTV channel
1975Dadah TV1
1978Aku Anak Wayang
1983Panggilan Pusara
1999IdamanDatin Ruby Astro Ria
2003Orang Gaji 41Azizah TV3
Dalam Hati Ada CintaNurul Astro Ria
Salina TV3
2005Salina 2
Dalam Hati Ada Cinta 2Nurul Astro Ria
2006Mya ZaraDatin Aisyah TV3
2007Datin DiariesDatin Mary
Kasih SuciPuan Zain


YearTitleRoleTV channel
1985Satu Pegangan
1990Tackle Suami TV3
Hanya Kerana Aku Seorang Perempuan TV1
1996Orang Gaji TV3
2003Aduhai EsahEsah Mother TV3
Kondo Madu
Aisah Lima Puluh SenAisah Astro Ria
2004Orang Gaji 2 (Bomoh) VCD
Tanah KuburDatin Yvonne Astro Ria
2007Sangga SaadahMak Long TV3
2011Hati Seorang IbuMak Som Astro Prima

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