Azhan Rani (born March 8, 1982) is a Malaysian actress most known for her leading roles in the television series Sifu Kisah Cinta and Tiga Abdul.
Rani was born in Kota Bharu, Kelantan, and grew up in Kuala Lumpur. She started acting when she was in secondary school, appearing in stage plays and non-professional film productions. After completing her studies at Universiti Utara Malaysia, she decided to pursue her acting career full-time.
Rani made her professional debut in the 2004 drama series, Sifu Kisah Cinta. She played the role of a high school student who falls in love with her teacher. Her performance earned her critical acclaim and she was nominated for the Best Actress Award at the 2005 Malaysia Drama Awards.
Rani’s breakout role came in 2007, when she starred in the television series Tiga Abdul. The series was a huge success and Rani’s portrayal of the titular character earned her a nomination for Best Actress at the 2008 Malaysia Drama Awards.
Rani has since gone on to appear in a number of successful television series, including Nur Kasih, Bukan Cinta Biasa, and Aku Bukan Hawa. She also starred in the movie Bicara Hati, where she played the role of a young woman struggling to find her place in society.
Rani is also an active humanitarian and is dedicated to helping those in need. She works with a number of charitable organizations and has recently become involved with the Malaysia Aids Foundation.
Rani is an inspiration to many aspiring actors in Malaysia and has become a symbol of strength and courage. She continues to challenge herself and has proven to be one of Malaysia’s most talented and successful actresses.