But little was known about his bride-to-be or the events that led to their decision to wed.Madam Jeanne, who will marry Datuk Seri Abdullah in a private ceremony on Saturday, is his former sister-in-law.Upon marriage, she was referred to by the female version of her husband's honorific title, "Dato' Seri", which is "Datin Seri".
“As we come of age as a nation, we must ensure the development of the arts keeps pace with other progresses, as the arts define us,” said Yeoh.
I hope that Malaysian artists can one day stand proud on the world's stage.” Tunku the Musical was written by long-time buddies Lim Chuang Yik and Teng Ky-Gan, and takes the audience through a 50-year musical journey beginning with Merdeka Day, the Singapore-Malaya separation, 1969 riots and on to the present day.
Also present at the private wedding were Yayasan Budi Penyayang executive officer Leela Mohd Ali, Abdullah’s private secretary Datuk Mohamed Thajudeen Abdul Wahab, his brother-in-law Telekom Malaysia Bhd chairman Tan Sri Muhammad Radzi Mansor and wife Puan Sri Aizah Mahmood.
The marriage was solemnised in the "surau" of Seri Perdana by the Imam from the .
It was her hope that we nurture performing artists and the arts and this award is realisation of that hope,” said Hasham.