Rui En and Michelle Chong given top awards at the 17th Asian Television Awards
Published on Dec 7, 2012 10:46 AM
Singaporeans Rui En and Michelle Chong were given top awards at the 17th Asian Television Awards last night.
Rui En won for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as a criminal investigation department (CID) officer in crime drama Unriddle 2, while Chong received the award for Best Comedy Performance By An Actor/Actress for her spot-on impersonations in news parody sketch show The Noose.
Both stars were not present at the ceremony held at Shangri-La Hotel here.
The annual awards show recognises excellence in production, programming and performance in TV productions around Asia. There were a total of 48 award categories for entries from 13 Asian countries. The results are determined by a panel of 48 judges comprising media industry players from around Asia.
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