Erra Fazira is a Malaysian actress, singer, fashion model, TV Host, film producer, as well as former beauty queen. Also known as Primadona Malay Films of the New Millennium
Fazira was born in Sungai Choh, a small town in Selangor, Malaysia, the first child and the only daughter of Wan Chek and Azizah Zaik. Her parents were of Chinese and Bangkahulu origin. Fazira was an active student during her school days and developed a passion for acting, which she showed an interest in at a very early age. She also joined many schools clubs and societies such as Scouting, St John Ambulance of Malaysia, English Language Society and Culture Club. She was also an active sports student back then and has represented herself and her school in Netball. She said that the knowledge and socialisation which she gained in joining those clubs played an important role in making who she was as Erra Fazira today.