PHILIPPINES, 3 SEPTEMBER 2019 – HBO Asia’s Original series, THE WORLD BETWEEN US 《我們與惡的距離》received 14 nominations at the upcoming 54th Annual Golden Bell Awards which were announced today in Taiwan. The ten hour-long-episode Taiwan drama series has been nominated in the following categories:
- Best Television Series (戲劇節目獎)
- Best Performance by an Actor in a Drama Series (戲劇節目男主角獎) for Wu Kang-Jen（吳慷仁）
- Best Performance by an Actress in a Drama Series (戲劇節目女主角獎) for Alyssa Chia（賈靜雯）
- Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (戲劇節目男配角獎) for J.C. Lin（林哲熹）
- Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (戲劇節目男配角獎) for Honduras (洪都拉斯（洪勝德）)
- Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (戲劇節目男配角獎) for James Wen（溫昇豪）
- Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (戲劇節目女配角獎) for Pets Tseng（曾沛慈）
- Best Directing for a Drama Series (戲劇節目導演獎) for Lin Chun-Yang（林君陽）
- Best Screenplay for a Drama Series (戲劇節目編劇獎) for Lu Shih-Yuan（呂蒔媛）
- Best Cinematography for a Drama Series (戲劇類節目攝影獎) for Kao Tzu-Hao, Chen Ko-Chin and Gu Yu-Hua（高子皓、陳克勤、古曜華）
- Best Editing for a Drama Series (戲劇類節目剪輯獎) for Lee Chun-Hong（李俊宏）
- Best Lighting (燈光獎) for Yeh Ming-kuang（葉明廣）
- Best Art and Design (美術設計) for Luo Wen-Jing and Pan Yin-Yu（羅文璟、潘胤余）
- Creative Program Award (節目創新獎)
HBO Asia started producing Original productions in 2012 and has produced a range of Asian Original productions including series, movies and documentaries. To date, HBO Asia has produced and aired 16 Asian Original productions with more in the pipeline. THE TEENAGE PSYCHIC returns for its second season this October exclusively on HBO.
About THE WORLD BETWEEN US
HBO Asia’s original Taiwan drama series, THE WORLD BETWEEN US《我們與惡的距離》, is a ten-part hour-long series that follows the aftermath of a mass-shooting where all parties involved – the killer, the victims, the victims’ families, the media and the defense teams, whose fates are all intertwined. The series is produced by Taiwanese broadcaster, Public Television Service (PTS), and is jointly distributed by HBO Asia and CATCHPLAY outside of Asia. The series features an all-star ensemble cast from Taiwan including Alyssa Chia (賈靜雯) (“The Prince of Han Dynasty”, “The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber”), James Wen (溫昇豪) (“My Queen”, “My Fierce Wife”) and Wu Kang-Jen (吳慷仁) (“A Touch of Green”, “Wake Up”).
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About HBO ASIA
Wholly owned by HBO (a subsidiary of WarnerMedia), Singapore-based HBO Asia brings the best of Hollywood to Asia first through its exclusive licensing deals with major Hollywood and independent studios, including Paramount Pictures, Universal Studios, Warner Bros., Lionsgate and DreamWorks Animation. HBO is available across 23 territories in Asia. HBO Asia has proprietary and award-winning HBO and HBO Asia Original programmes produced exclusively for HBO viewers. HBO Asia broadcasts five 24-hour commercial-free subscription movie channels: HBO, HBO Signature, HBO Family, HBO Hits and Cinemax; an Asian movie channel, Red by HBO; internet streaming platform, HBO GO; subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, HBO On Demand; and a branded SVOD service in China, 鼎级剧场 (ding ji ju chang). HBO Asia is also the exclusive distributor of BabyFirst channel in the region. Log on to www.hboasia.com for more information.