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    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sun, December 9 2012 | 02:29 pm

PREMIUM While Betawi people are the original residents of Jakarta, the capital has always played host to many ethnic groups and nationalities, making it a fertile ground for artistic exploration in films, literature and, most recently, TV.

Jakarta’s melting pot was the sometime inspiration for the comedy trio Warkop DKI, a hugely popular act in the late 1970s and 1980s. Common cultural-related s...