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Jakarta Post

Acha Septriasa: A dream come true

  • Iman Mahditama

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Tue, December 18 2012   /  11:29 am

Antara/Noveradika Actress Acha Septriasa has every right in the world to have nothing but giddy smiles these days, fresh on the heels of her Best Actress win at this year’s Indonesian Film Festival (FFI), held at the Vredeburg Fortress in Yogyakarta last Saturday.

For many local film fans, the victory came as no surprise, as Acha beat acting heavyweights Atiqah Hasiholan and Jajang C. Noer, who were nominated for their roles in Hello Goodbye and Mata Tertutup (Eyes Closed),
respectively.

Acha won the award for her role as a stressed wife facing the possibility of infertility and her husband’s infidelity in Monty Tiwa’s Test Pack: You’re My Baby, which also features rising thespian Reza Rahardian.

It was only her second FFI nomination and her first ever win in the annual film awards. She was previously nominated as Best Actress at the FFI 2007 for her rol...