Mediacorp wins at the Asian Academy Creative Awards 2021
Singapore, 3 December 2021 – Mediacorp, together with its partner Beach House Pictures, has clinched honours at the recently concluded Asian Academy Creative Awards 2021 (AAA). The AAA honours excellence across television, film, digital, streaming and emerging technologies, and is widely considered the industry pinnacle of achievement in content creation, performance and media production.
The awards include:
Best News or Current Affairs Presenter/Anchor
Steven Chia in Talking Point (CNA and Channel 5)
Best Infotainment Programme
Climate Change: A Wicked Problem, Power (CNA)
Muhammad Razin Bin Mohd Ramzi for Wild City: River World (produced by Beach House Pictures for Mediacorp)
Tham Loke Kheng, Chief Executive Officer, Mediacorp said: “These accolades are a fitting testimony to the hard work and commitment that our staff and partners have put in to bring engaging and high quality content to our audiences, despite facing continued challenges in the past year. Congratulations on your outstanding wins and thank you for doing us proud once again!”
Viewers can watch the winning productions on Mediacorp’s digital video streaming platform meWATCH.
This year’s AAA saw entries from 15 nations and territories in the Asia Pacific region competing across 38 categories. For more details on the awards, visit www.asianacademycreativeawards.com
Mediacorp Pte Ltd
Mediacorp is Singapore’s national media network and largest content creator. Its purpose is to create engaging and trusted content, as well as to connect communities and inspire people. Mediacorp engages over three million people in Singapore daily across four languages on its digital platforms including meWATCH, meLISTEN and CNA.asia, six TV channels and 11 radio stations. Beyond Singapore, Mediacorp also has a growing international audience through CNA and content distributed across markets.
With a focus on nurturing talent and growing the sector, the company is committed to investing in nation-wide initiatives like Star Search, Anugerah, Yaar Antha Star and SPOP, commissioning a wide variety of work from local content creators, and collaborating with institutes of higher learning. As Singapore’s first local Multi-Channel Network in partnership with YouTube, Mediacorp is also committed to developing a network of digital content creators.
For advertisers, Mediacorp has partnered industry-leading brands like ESPN, Mothership, Popcorn, theAsianparent, VICE, YouTube and 99.co to form the Mediacorp Digital Network in offering more effective content-driven solutions.
Mediacorp is the recipient of industry accolades including New York Festivals, World Media Festivals, PromaxBDA (World and Asia) and Asian Academy Creative Awards.
For more information, please visit mediacorp.sg.