JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com – The role of the artist Denny Sumargo also plays in the film A man named Ahok directed by Putrama Tutou. He acts like Kim Nam, father Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok.
According to Denny, playing a character that is unknown to many people, it certainly has its own difficulties. However, due to sufficient research, Denny managed to overcome all.
"I was happy that the Pak Kim Nam family in Belitung was still there and also Suyan, who had the right hand of Pak Kim Nam, helped me and informed me about gestures and attitudes and how emotional it is," Denny said in an exclusive interview with area of Menteng, central Jakarta, Wednesday (11/07/2018).
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Denny said the lack of documents that recorded the character Kim Nam made him figure out the character of Ahok's father through the results of the debate. In fact, continued Denny, came to visit places that were often attended by Kim Nam.
"I also stopped at cafes there, ask Mr. Kim Nam, these are all Kim Kim Nam stories that are solid, hard, humorous, and most often humanist, and often help people, "Denny said.
However, Denny is not willing to feel amused because Kim Nam played the character well. For him, he was only trying to convey the main character message.
"It has become a research material I am. What is certain I am not necessarily capable menumplek (imitating) 100 percent of Pak Kim Nam character, but at least I am canto add "How is Kim Kim Nam in the audience," Denny said.
The 37-year-old man also feels grateful for his acting in the film A man named Ahok receive awards.
"I have I am he heard yesterday when Kim Kim Nam's prime minister saw and felt she touched the vision of Mr. Kim Nam in the movie. It is I am happy, "Denny added.