Follow Malaysian celebrity Awal Ashaari as he pursues his dream of opening his own bistro! Wanting to learn more about the food business, Awal enrolls in a culinary crash course. Taking on a series of exciting challenges each week, he finds out that running a restaurant is not as glamorous as it appears! Will Awal succeed or give up on his culinary dream?
Hosted By: Awal Ashaari (Host)
Awal Ashaari is a popular Malaysian actor and television host. Soon, he’ll be adding food entrepreneur to his ever-growing resume! Follow him in his journey of learning everything he needs to know to run a successful food business in AFC Original Production, How to Make It! Awal started his first career on television as a newsreader for 8TV. After winning the FCUK Model Search competition, Awal went on to host Astro infotainment program, Beat TV, and 8TV reality-competition show, One in a Million. Being an ardent follower of fashion, he would later be given the chance to host his own fashion program, W, on TV3.
Awal has acted in nine feature films, including Niyang Rapik, Syurga Cinta and Impak Maksima. These three films were box-office hits in Malaysia. He has also acted in a number of telemovies and dramas. One such drama was a Malaysian-Philippines collaboration entitled A Time For Us, which was nominated for Best TV Series Award at the 2009 International Emmy Awards. In that same year, Awal was also nominated for the Best Actor Award at the 22nd Malaysian Film Festival for his performance in Syurga Cinta.
Acting on his status as a role model to youth, Awal has collaborated with Malaysia’s Department of Labor to give motivational talks to primary and secondary school students around the country. An ongoing passion, this has been his small contribution to the nation.