Malaysian actor Fahrin ties the knot with air stewardess

Actor Fahrin Ahmad and Elena Hani Eleas

PETALING JAYA: Actor Fahrin Ahmad, the star of aviation romance movie Pilot Cafe, has tied the knot with air stewardess Elena Hani Eleas in a ceremony attended by some 300 friends and family members.

Their marriage was solemnised in a ceremony yesterday, which is also Fahrin's 36th birthday.

Fahrin and his blushing bride Elena Hani, 37, were wed by Federal Territory Islamic Religious Department officer Hazman Hashim.

"Alhamdulillah, I have finally married a woman who really understands me. I hope I live up to the responsibilities of being the head of a household.

"Do pray that our marriage lasts a lifetime," Fahrin told mStar Online.

The actor handed over RM80 (S$29.60) as mas kahwin (dowry), a ring and an undisclosed wang hantaran (gift money). However, the couple did not exchange gift trays at the ceremony.