Show Review

[COVER] Highlights From 22nd Asian Television Awards

The prestigious 22nd Asian Television Awards was held at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre last Friday, 1 December 2017, seeing a total of 267 nominees from 19 Asian countries who competed in 42 award categories.

The star-studded red carpet and awards ceremony were graced by international and local celebrities that evening, such as Kim Jong Kook, Bii, Afgansyah Reza, GG Magree, Joanna Dong and more.

Speaking to us at an interview after the awards ceremony, Kim Jong Kook mentioned that he’s happy to be invited as a special guest performer and added that he’s thankful for the continuous support from his fans in Singapore. He performed two of his classic hits “Today More Than Yesterday” and “One Man” during the awards ceremony, leaving fans in awe with his mesmerising vocal.

Taiwanese-Korean Mandopop singer Bii was also one of the guest performers during the awards ceremony, where he belted out two fan-favorite tracks, “Think of You” and “Love More“. Sharing his excitement to perform in Singapore for the second time this year, Bii also revealed that he’s looking forward to meet his fans at his upcoming first solo concert at Taipei Arena on 9 December.

Other highlights notable at the awards ceremony include the two Korean titles that won awards after competing with other Asian titles:

  • Best Drama Series — Love In The Moonlight (KBS)
  • Best Music Programme — Golden Tambourine (CJ E&M)

Check out an exclusive shoutout from Bii below!

Find out what went down behind the group interview with Kim Jong Kook below!


[UPCOMING EVENT] Kim Jong Kook, Bii, Joanna Dong and More To Perform At Asian Television Awards In Singapore

The highly anticipated Asian Television Awards is returning for the 22nd season to celebrate the best of Asia’s television content. This year, the awards ceremony will be taking place on 30 November and 1 December at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, seeing 267 nominees from 19 Asian countries who will compete in 42 award categories.

The awards ceremony will also be graced by international celebrities who are set to perform on 1 December, including Korean singer and entertainer Kim Jong Kook, Taiwanese-Korean Mandopop singer Bii, renowned electronic artist GG Magree, Indonesian superstar Afgansyah Reza, Vietnamese boy band The Air, as well as our homegrown singer Joanna Dong.

Highlights of award categories this year include ‘Best Drama Series’, ‘Best Comedy Programme’, ‘Best Entertainment Presenter/Host’, ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’, ‘Best Actress in a Leading Role’, ‘Best Actor in a Supporting Role’, ‘Best Actress in a Supporting Role’, and ‘Best Comedy Performance by an Actor/ Actress’.

Limited tickets to the awards ceremony on 1 December are available via SISTIC, be sure to get them quick to catch your favourite celebrities performing right here in Singapore at the 22nd Asian Television Awards!

Follow us on Instagram as we’ll be giving away tickets for you to attend the awards ceremony on 1 December!