- MH370 Tragedy: US denies MH370 'cover-up'
- MH370 Tragedy: Najib raps Anwar for absurd claims
- MH370 Tragedy: Anwar hits out at Singapore for supporting Malaysia
- Latest: More than 300 people missing after South Korea ferry sinks
- MH370 Tragedy: 6-hour data collected by Bluefin-21 being analysed
- MH370 Tragedy: Mini-sub on second mission
- 'Anwar out to fool people with absurd statement'
- Commotion breaks out at Perak-JDT match
- MH370 Tragedy: Mini-sub aborts again
- Durian odour triggers patient evacuation at Melbourne hospital
- Bentong Bus Crash: Driver tested positive for drugs
- MH370 Tragedy: First foray of mini-sub finds nothing of interest
- MH370 Tragedy: Bunga Mas Enam sails off to help SAR
- Call traced to co-pilot's phone
- UPDATE : 2 dead as S. Korea ferry with 476 passengers sinks More
KUALA LUMPUR: Actress Azean Irdawaty died at Universiti Malaya Medical Centre (PPUM), Petaling Jaya due to liver failure at 7.29pm, today.
The spokesman of the family, Faisal Mustaffa said the actress was admitted to the hospital on Dec 9 but was unconscious at midnight.
"The family members were prepared for this as she was not in her best of health lately,” said Faisal.
He added Azean’s family members and close friends were at the hospital when she passed away.
Azean, who started her career as an actress during the 70s, was a two-time winner of the 'Best Actress’ award - in 1980 through the film ‘Esok Masih Ada’ and ‘Langit Petang” in 1982.
Her last film was ‘Talentime’, directed by Yasmin Ahmad in 2009.