The pair, both presenters at ATA, were obsessed with taking selfies at the pre-show cocktail reception.
The former Today Tonight presenter won ‘Best News Story 10 minutes or less’ for her exclusive report ‘Afghanistan Taliban Firefight.’
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FremantleMedia India managing director Anupama Mandloi said, “It’s an enormous honour to receive the two awards at the Asian Television Awards and is a real testimony to the hard work of our talented production teams and partners behind the shows.”
MediaCorp beat a host of other regional broadcasters to win the award, which recognises the broadcaster taking home the most number of awards in the other categories of the event.
Congratulations to Chris Wu for clinching the Best Actor Award at the 18th Asian Television Awards 2013! 恭喜吴慷仁在亚洲电视大奖2013获得最佳男主角！
TODAY takes you onto the red carpet at the 18th Asian Television Awards 2013 (ATA), which was beamed out to 28 million Asian households from Resorts World Sentosa, the result of 1248 entries from 189 terrestrial cable and satellite broadcasters from more than 14 Asian countries.
This is the first time that Bernie has received the Best News Anchor award at the ATA's. He received the Best Current Affairs Presenter award in 2000 and 2011.
Tinanong ng PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) si Marian kung ano ang pakiramdam niya sa nominasyong ito.
Tahun ini ada 38 kategori. Malam puncak ATA 2013 akan dilangsungkan di Resorts World Sentosa, Singapura pada tanggal 5 Desember mendatang.
Among the Asian channels, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, FOX International Channels, and home-grown MediaCorp dominate the nominations list.
Just last week, Leyte and other provinces was devastated by the wrath of Typhoon Yolanda. At present, the government, international aid and other non-profit agencies are trying to reach out and help as many people as they can.
18th Asian Television Awards – winners announced
The awards will be televised regionally on Star World (Dec 11), Channel [V] (Dec 23 and Jan 1, 2014), and on a local broadcast on Singapore’s MediaCorp Channel 5 (Dec 15).
Singapore, December 9, 2013 – On December 5, 450 industry members, including channel heads, on-air personalities, and production personnel gathered at Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore, to celebrate the best in Asian television. The Asian Television Awards (ATA) is Asia's most significant and celebrated event, recognising excellence in programming, production and performance. This year, the stars were in full force with a string of celebrity appearances including Siti Nurhaliza, Marian Rivera, Kris Aquino and Jack Neo. The event saw a series of "firsts", including an inaugural award for "Outstanding Contribution to Asian Television" presented to the CEO of STAR China Media – Ming, TIAN.
A total of 43 trophies were given out at the awards ceremony, including a final "top four" ATA awards for "Terrestrial Broadcaster of the Year, "Cable & Satellite Channel of the Year", "Terrestrial Channel of the Year", and "Cable & Satellite Network of the Year" – plus an inaugural "Outstanding Contribution to Asian Television" trophy.
Among this year's biggest winners, FIC Asia and MediaCorp bagged two major awards for "Cable & Satellite Network of the Year" and "Terrestrial Broadcaster of the Year" respectively. Other noteworthy mentions include Taiwan's Kang-Ren WU who received "Best Actor in a Leading Role" for Emerging Light; Taiwan's Jade Chou who won "Best Actress in A Leading Role for Falling; NHK who won "Best Documentary Programme (one-off/ special)" for Legends of the Deep: The Giant Squid; and Chocolate Liberation Front, who won both "Best Children's Programme" and "Best 3D Animated Programme" for preschool series The Adventures of Figaro Pho.
TV Asia Plus congratulates all the winners and nominees at this year's event.
Telecast details as follow:
Dec 11 (Wed), 1130pm HK/SGT
Dec 23 (Mon), 1030pm HK/SGT
Jan 1 (Wed), 830pm HK/SGT
MediaCorp Channel 5
Dec 15 (Sun), 1130pm SGT
For the complete list of winners and "Highly Commended" (runners up), click below.
Asian Television Awards Partners with FOX International Channels Asia
The awards ceremony will be televised on Star World and Channel [V].
A series of "firsts" have been announced for the 18th installment of the premier television awards event, to be held on December 5, 2013. This includes a new home at Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore, as well as the first-ever regional broadcast on FOX International Channels Asia's Star World and Channel [V]. see more
18th Asian Television Awards Unveils Nominees
Singapore, 13 November 2013 - The finalists for this year's Asian Television Awards were announced today by organising publication Television Asia Plus.
A total of 238 entries spanning 12 countries have made the cut to compete for glory at the 18th Annual Presentation of the region's most prestigious industry awards.
Leading the pack, with multiple nominations across several categories, are Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, FOX International Channels Asia, and MediaCorp.
The winners of the Awards will be announced at the awards/ gala ceremony at Singapore's Resorts World Sentosa, Compass Ballroom, on 5 December, 2013.
Join us in celebrating with Asia's brightest television professionals, content makers and broadcasters.
Click here for the complete list of finalists.
Superpitch 2013 – Submission Deadline Extended!
We are pleased to announce that the entries submission deadline has been extended to 18 October 2013.
Don't miss the final opportunity to Get up Close and Personal with the Asia's top commissioning editors and key decision makers. For confirmed judges, please click here.
Shortlisted finalist will be given 8 minutes each to pitch their ideas, followed by a Q&A session with the judges.
Turn your ideas to reality by submitting your entries now!
Superpitch 2013 - Call For Entries Starts Now!
The Call for Entries has Begun!
Superpitch is the region's ultimate pitching event for aspiring and experienced professionals in TV production.
Organised in conjunction with Asian Television Awards 2013, Superpitch invites entries from across the Asia Pacific. It offers contestants rare access to a panel commissioning editors and key decisions makers from major networks in the Asia Pacific region.
The genres for this year's pitching include Documentary, Children/Preschool and Ad-Funded Shortlisted finalists will have 8 minutes to pitch their ideas, followed by a Q&A session with the judges.
Turn your ideas to reality by submitting your entries today!
|Call for Entries||19 August|
|Entries Due||4 October|
|Finalist Announced||5 November|
|Live Pitch||5 December|
Save the Date: December 5, 2013 –
18th Asian Television Awards Gala Ceremony
Mark your calendar! The most widely-participated television competition in this region is set for Thursday, December 5 in Singapore. Taking place at Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore, this gala event is a celebration honouring the outstanding achievements of terrestrial broadcasters, cable and satellite networks, and independent production houses in the region. So come out and mingle with the best! Book your seat now and be part of an unforgettable night!