Quest for glory at the Golden Awards
Five TV series aim to be the best drama in the upcoming event.
WITH six weeks to go before the much-anticipated inaugural Golden Awards presented by Ntv7, let’s take a look at one of the most-watched categories: TV dramas.
(Golden Awards, which honours outstanding achievements in local Chinese television, will be held on Sept 25 at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre. It is divided into 19 sub-categories: seven for drama, eight for non-drama and four for viewers’ choice.)
The top five nominees in the running for Best Drama are: Age Of Glory, Goodnight DJ, Love 18, Romantic Delicacies, and The Iron Lady.
(From left) Wang Jun, Monday Kang, Melvin Sia, Jesseca Liu, Nick Shen and Ong Ai Leng in Romantic Delicacies about two feuding brothers who are chefs.
Romantic Delicacies (25 episodes, Ntv7, June 2009) – This production takes place in bustling Kuala Lumpur, where two famous restaurants are in constant competition with their delicious Hokkien noodles and assam laksa. The story revolves around two brothers – played by Melvin Sia and Monday Kang – who turn against each other in their high-stake quest to be the better chef. Line-up includes Jesseca Liu, Nick Shen, Yise Loo, Ong Ai Leng, Wang Jun and Jordan Voon.
For details of the Golden Awards, go to the official website www.ntv7.com.my/golden awards.
source : the star online