Several Aussie productions have been nominated in the 14th Asian TV Awards.
To be held in Singapore in December, the awards draws about 1,400 entries each year from a wide range of broadcasters, including Free to Air and PayTV platforms in Asia.
Australian finalists include City Homicide, All Saints, Scorched, and rather curiously, The Chopping Block for Best Adaptation of An Existing Format. Very peculiar given it was devised by Julian Cress and David Barbour.
Entries appear to be listed under distributors.
Best Natural History Or Wildlife Programme Or Docu-Drama
Death of the Megabeasts – Prospero Productions (Australia)
Best Single News Story/Report
Gusmao Conflict – Australia Network (Australia)
Best Drama Series
City Homicide Season 2 (Episode 2) – Southern Star International (Australia)
All Saints (Episode 464) – Seven Network Operations Limited (Australia)
Best Single Drama or Television Programme
Scorched – ITV Global Entertainment (Australia)
3 Acts of Murder – Taylor Media Pty Ltd (Australia)
Classic Tales – Southern Star International (Australia)
The Adventures of Bottle Top Bill Season 4 – Southern Star International (Australia)
Best Adaptation of An Existing Format
The Chopping Block (Series 2) – ITV Global Entertainment (Australia)
All Saints (Episode 465) – Seven Network Operations Limited (Australia)