Nur Fazura Sharifuddin (born September 27, 1983) is a Malaysian actress, TV Host and VJ. She began her career in Malaysian entertainment industry in hosting a television show and several minor acting roles. She was the host of a television show called Teens World.
In 2004, she launched her film career with playing the leading role in Bicara Hati which became her breakout role and earned her an award nomination. Later in 2005, she starred as the bubbly-energetic lead character in the film Gol & Gincu.
In early 2007, she was said has been involved and an item with Singapore Idol Season 2 winner, Hady Mirza after both having first met at the MTV Hip-Hop Party at the Ministry of Sound Club on November 30, 2006. According to a source, “He’s (Mirza) very much into her (Fazura). They are madly in love and they talk practically every day on the phone”. Responding to the rumored via SMS, she said, “While I am pretty open about my life and work, I really hope to keep my personal life private. I would rather not comment on speculations”.In another interview, Fazura said herself, “I would rather not say yes or not regarding the gossip”.She is good friends with TV host and singer Cheryl Samad and Gol & Gincu co-star Sazzy Falak.
She allegedly assaulted Geraldine Mariana Wong, ex-wife of Ezra Effendi (son of Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Mohd Effendi Norwawi) during a fight over Ahmad Razman Ahmad Razali. Wong was allegedly assaulted at Bar Luna, Pacific Regency Hotel and Apartments, in Jalan Kia Peng here on Dec 19, 2004 at 1.20am. Wong, who testified as the first prosecution witness, told a magistrate’s court here that she had gone to Bar Luna with her friend Cerina Tan and was with several friends at the bar when the actress came up to her and started a conversation. She said Fazura suddenly shoved her three times and in retaliation, she shoved the Gol & Gincu star back. She then was acquitted not guilty and discharged by the Magistrate’s Court for the charge of causing hurt to the housewife.
Fazura is considered as one of the most stylish actress and celebrity in Malaysia according to many entertainment and fashion magazines and frequently appears in these magazine’s “Stylish” and “Hot” lists. Up to 2010, she has done 10 featured films and countless hit TV series and dramas as well as hosting a numbers of television program.