He hit the headlines when he was 10 years old, playing in a Malay movie, Anak Ku Sazali, with P. Ramlee in 1956. Tony Castillo had passed on at 64 (December 2010).
Orchard Road Circuit:
A full-time musician, he was a jazz trumpeter and made a name for himself in the late 60's, 70's and 80's, playing at clubs in the Orchard Road circuit.
Louis Armstrong, famed trumpeter and jazz daddy, called him Boy Satchmo and "arranged to have him perform at the Ed Sullivan show in the US".
In later years, he had performed internationally, like Australia, Europe and the U.S.
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