Big Reel Conversations is a fun review show, hosted by 2 of Malaysia’s funniest comedians, Joanne Kam and Papi Zak, about what people are watching in the cinemas and at home. Whether it’s the latest blockbuster, or THE TV series to binge watch. They will discuss, analyze, and critique past and present films, most hyped TV series, and blockbusters to independent films. They will occasionally have guests to talk to and have them share their on-set experience. 

Big Reel Conversations is Joanne and Papi’s love and passion for film and TV, this is their views and their own colorful opinion on the review. Tune in every Thursday at 6pm on AFO radio to get your dose of film and TV entertainment.

Papi Zak

Papi Zak known as the “biggest” stand up comedian has firmly established himself as one of the golden boys in the Malaysian comedy circuit. He’s been doing stand up comedy for over 15 years and continues to bring his quirky brand of humor to all of his performances. 

Papi got his start as a radio announcer for Astro’s LiteFM and RedFM but it was his comfortable presence in front of the camera that landed him as a travel show host for programmes like The Halal Foodie and Happy Endings. 

His playful energy has constantly landed him fun roles in the entertainment industry and he doesn’t look like he’s slowing down.

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Joanne Kam

Joanne was also Esquire magazine's Sex columnist since its insurgence till 2015. She also champions women and is the first to produce an all-female stand up comedy group SUPER KAM that toured all over Malaysia and open twice for the Singapore comedy fringe Festival.  

In 2020 Joanne led Queens of Asia combining Comedy Queens from around Asia in a massive comedy special that saw Aditi Mital (India), Sharul Channa (Singapore) and Yumi Nagashima (Japan) on one stage partnering with AFO Radio & Deromp. 

Her talents also led her to the world of comedy festival being the first Malaysian female comedian to toured for both Adelaide & Perth fringe festivals with 5 stars reviews & earned her the hosting realms to the MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL COMEDY FESTIVAL stage for Comedy zone Asia.  

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Gear Up for an Epic Cinematic Adventure with Big Reel Conversations: Diving into Dune Part 2!

Calling all sci-fi aficionados and adventure seekers! Prepare yourselves for an immersive journey into the mesmerizing world of Dune Part 2, as Big Reel Conversations brings you an exclusive insider's look into one of the most highly anticipated films of the year. And guess what? We've got the talented Dale Bashir joining us for an in-depth discussion that's not to be missed!In this special episode, our hosts delve deep into the heart of Dune Part 2, exploring the intricate plotlines, captivating characters, and breathtaking visuals that have left audiences on the edge of their seats. From the epic battles to the emotional stakes, we leave no sand dune unturned as we dissect every aspect of this cinematic masterpiece.Set against the backdrop of a war-torn universe, Dune Part 2 follows the journey of Paul Atreides as he navigates the treacherous terrain of politics, power, and prophecy. United with Chani and the Fremen, Paul embarks on a quest for revenge against those who destroyed his family, all while grappling with the weight of destiny and the burden of foresight.As the fate of the universe hangs in the balance, Paul is faced with an impossible choice – to sacrifice everything he holds dear for the greater good or risk plunging the galaxy into chaos. With themes of love, loyalty, and sacrifice at its core, Dune Part 2 promises to be a thrilling rollercoaster ride from start to finish.But don't just take our word for it! Joining us for this electrifying discussion is Dale Bashir, a seasoned cinephile and expert in all things Dune. With his keen insights and boundless enthusiasm, Dale provides invaluable commentary that adds depth and nuance to our analysis, ensuring that no stone is left unturned in our exploration of this epic saga.As we delve into the official trailer for Dune Part 2, we'll unravel the mysteries that lie ahead, speculate on the twists and turns yet to come, and share our predictions for the future of the franchise. With its rich world-building, complex characters, and visionary storytelling, Dune Part 2 is poised to set a new standard for cinematic excellence, and we can't wait to dive in and experience it all firsthand.Join us as we journey deeper into the sands of Arrakis and unlock the secrets of Dune Part 2. See you there, fellow adventurers! Dune: Part Two Official Trailer

Dive into the World of Avatar: The Last Airbender with Big Reel Conversations!

Attention all benders and non-benders alike! It's time to embark on an epic journey through the elemental realms of the beloved series "Avatar: The Last Airbender." Join us at Big Reel Conversations for an in-depth review of the Netflix adaptation that has captivated audiences worldwide. And guess what? We've got a special guest joining the conversation – none other than the legendary Captain Awesome!Ever since Netflix announced its adaptation of "Avatar: The Last Airbender," fans have been eagerly anticipating every detail, hoping for a faithful retelling of Aang's quest to restore balance to the world. Now, with the release of the official trailer, the anticipation has reached a fever pitch, and the Big Reel Conversations team is here to break it all down.In this special episode, our hosts delve deep into the trailer, dissecting every frame, and analyzing what the adaptation means for fans of the original series. From the stunning visuals to the iconic characters, nothing is off-limits as we explore the world of bending, nations, and the epic struggle between good and evil.But wait, there's more! Joining us for this monumental conversation is none other than Captain Awesome, a die-hard fan of "Avatar: The Last Airbender" and a font of knowledge when it comes to all things bending-related. With his expert insights and infectious enthusiasm, Captain Awesome adds an extra layer of excitement to the discussion, guaranteeing an unforgettable experience for fans old and new.As we dive deeper into the trailer, we'll discuss the casting choices, the adaptation of key storylines, and the overall direction of the series. Will Netflix stay true to the spirit of the original show, or will they venture into uncharted territory? Only time will tell, but one thing's for sure – with Big Reel Conversations at the helm, you're in for a ride of epic proportions.So, whether you're a long-time fan of "Avatar: The Last Airbender" or someone discovering the series for the first time, don't miss out on this exclusive review with Big Reel Conversations and special guest Captain Awesome. Tune in to the show for an in-depth analysis that's sure to leave you counting down the days until the Netflix adaptation premieres.Join the conversation and let your voice be heard as we prepare to journey once more into the fantastic world of bending, friendship, and destiny. See you there, fellow benders!Netflix Avatar: The Last Airbender Movie Trailer: