Groupon today launched a deal collection made up of Kuala Lumpur experiences specially-selected by “Malaysia’s Sweetheart” Lisa Surihani. Available for one month, “My KL by Lisa Surihani” features compelling deals on Lisa’s top things to see, eat and do in the city she calls home.
“From my favourite dining spots to unique experiences, this Groupon collection features some of the best spots in KL to me,” said Lisa Surihani. “These are elements of the city that truly make it ‘My KL,’ and I’m delighted that it gives me another avenue to connect with my fans by helping them discover great experiences.”
Dedicated Shop Features Lisa’s Favourite KL Destinations. As a self-professed shopaholic and foodie, some of Lisa’s favourite KL spots include:
Societe Fancaise de Cosmetiques (Sothys) – an award-winning Parisian brand with 47 outlets throughout Malaysia, Sothys specialises in non-invasive skincare using plant- and fruit-based ingredients.
Melur and Thyme – serving Western and Asian fare in KLCC and KLIA2, the subtle anyaman details and whimsical wire installations have garnered Melur and Thyme a “Top 10 in Restaurant Design” 2013 award from iN Publishers.
Jumpstreet Trampoline Park – making its mark on Malaysia’s alternative fitness scene this year, Jumpstreet Trampoline Park has 9,000 square feet of space in Seksyen 13 where urban athletes can either jump or take in a game of dodgeball or basketball.
House Gtower – located at the chic Gtower Hotel, House offers Western-Asian cuisine such as chicken satay pizza and beef hor fun alongside its 6-foot health juice bar and downstairs winepost.
Sunway Lagoon – an award-winning them park offering more than 80 rides and, including the world’s largest man-made sandy surf beach, Malaysia’s first interactive zoo, Lynton V Harris’ Scream Park, the world’s first Waterplexx 5D and the Vuvuzela.
“From the very beginning, our quest has been to offer the best, most locally relevant deals we possibly can, and working with Lisa to identify her favourite KL spots is a significant step forward,” said Rafiq Razali, Country General Manager at Groupon Malaysia. “These deals represent the character and unique experiences our remarkable city has to offer. We’re confident everyone will find something here to love.”
About Lisa Surihani
Often referred to as “Malaysia’s sweetheart,” Lisa Surihani is one of the country’s most popular artistes, with 2.9 million Facebook fans, 2.4 million Twitter followers and 1.09 million Instagram fans.
Lisa made her debut in a television commercial at age 11, which led to roles in the telemovies ‘Gergasi’ and ‘Fobia’ and various acting and hosting stints in her teens. After obtaining a degree in Law at the University of Aberystwyth, Lisa decided to pursue a full-time career in the entertainment industry.
Lisa has starred in films such as box office hits ‘Ombak Rindu’, ‘Lagenda Budak Setan’ and the award-winning comedy ‘Istanbul Aku Datang’. She has also starred in television series such as ‘Mertua vs Menantu’, ‘Tudung Ekspres’, ‘Adamaya’, ‘Oh My English’ and ‘Mana Hilangnya Juwita’, and played the young Tun Siti Hasmah in the theatrical production “Tun Siti Hasmah”. Lisa has also played Junaidah in “P.Ramlee The Musical”.
Lisa has hosted hit programs such as ‘Mari Menari’, ‘Anugerah Blokbuster’ and ‘HBO Sentral’, and served as a judge for ‘Maharaja Lawak Mega 2012’. Her life story was the subject of an E! Channel Special aired in 6 countries across Asia.
Lisa has received numerous accolades for her silver screen work including Best Actress at the 23rd and 26th Malaysian Film Festival, Best Comedy Actress in Anugerah Lawak Warna and Most Popular Actress in Anugerah Bintang Popular Berita Harian in 2010. She also won DIVA Universal’s High-Heeled Warrior Award under the Arts & Entertainment category in 2013.
Lisa’s fans can look forward to her performances in the upcoming films ‘Cicakman 3’, ‘Manisnya Cinta’ and ‘Suamiku Encik Perfect 10’.