Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo announced the appointment of Datuk Hans Isaac as the National Film Development Corporation Malaysia’s (Finas) new chairman.
Hans will be taking over from Datuk Samsuni Mohd Nor effective April 8.
Hans’ appointment comes a month after director-actor Ahmad Idham was named as Finas new CEO.
The actor made his first film debut in Ringgit Kasorrga in 1995 and has been active in stage productions with the most recent being Baik Punya Concert 4D. Proceeds from the ticket sales went to Yayasan Chow Kit.
47-year-old Hans who has also dabbled in producing and directing has been vocal on a number of issues including cyberbullying and fake news in the past.