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Our complete list of winners from the 2018 Asian Academy Creative Awards
December 6th & 7th 2018

Best Children’s Programme (one off/special)
SINGAPORE – Oddbods- The Festive Menace by One Animation

Best Documentary Series
SINGAPORE – The Talwars: Behind Closed Doors by HBO Asia and Star India

Best Direction (Non-Fiction)
SINGAPORE – Douglas Lan (National Service – The Beginning) by Mediacorp, Channel News Asia

Best Game or Quiz Programme
SINGAPORE – We Are Singaporeans – Global Edition by Mediacorp, Channel 5

Best Entertainment (one-off/annual)

Best Music or Dance Programme
SINGAPORE- YO! MTV Raps Special by VIACOM International Media Networks

Best Video Game
TAIWAN – Kidz by Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation for PTS

Best Sound
INDONESIA – Marlina The Murderer in Four Acts by Cinesurya for Hooq

Best Documentary Programme (one-off/ special)
KOREA – Secret State inside North Korea by CNN

Best Single News Story/Report
KOREA – Punggye-ri Nuclear Site Destruction by CNN

Best Lifestyle Programme
THAILAND – Business Traveller – Thailand by CNN

Best Lifestyle Presenter
NEW ZEALAND- Rachel Hunter – Rachel Hunter’s Tour of Beauty by Imagination Television

Best Short Form Content
MALAYSIA – May I Love You by Black Poet Production on behalf of MEASAT Broadcast Network Systems Sdn Bhd (ASTRO)

Best Original Programme By A Streamer/OTT
CHINA- Street Dance of China- By Can Xing Media for Youku Alibaba

Best 2D Animated Programme or Series
INDIA – Lamput by Cartoon Network

Best Natural History or Wildlife Programme
INDIA – The World’s Most Famous Tiger by Natural History Unit India

Best Current Affairs Programme or Series
INDIA – The Last Drop by NGC Network (India) for National Geographic

Best Editing
INDIA – Aarti Bajaj – Sacred Games by Phantom Films for Netflix

Best Preschool Programme
PHILIPPINES – Tilda Appleseed by August Media

Best Single Drama or Telemovie
PHILIPPINES – Maalaala Mo Kaya by ABS-CBN

Best Branded Programme or Series
CHINA – Hot Blood Dance Crew, by IQIYI

Best Ad (TVC or Digital)
HONG KONG – KIA – A Curious Quest, by National Geographic Partners

Best News or Current Affairs Presenter
HONG KONG – Kristie Lu Stout – by CNN

Best News Programme
HONG KONG – News Stream by CNN

Best Infotainment Programme
HONG KONG – Backup Memory by HK Television Entertainment for Viu TV

Best Promo or Trailer
HONG KONG – Rainbow Pocket, by HK Television Entertainment Company Limited for ViuTV

Best Visual or Special FX
AUSTRALIA – Game of Thrones: Spoils of War, by Method Studios

Best Immersive (360, VR)
AUSTRALIA – Earthlight: Lunar Hub, by Opaque Space

Best 3D Animated Programme or Series
AUSTRALIA – Bill and Tony, by Cartoon Network

Best Children’s Entertainment or Drama
AUSTRALIA – Hi-5 Season 17 – Vehicles, by Hi-5

Best Children’s Animated Programme or Series
AUSTRALIA – Bill and Tony, by Cartoon Network (TURNER)

Best Actress in a Leading Role
INDONESIA – Adinia Wirasti – Critical Eleven by HOOQ

Best Actor in a Leading Role
CHINA – Yu Hewei – Drug Hunter, by Jetsen Huashi Wangju (Changzhou) Culture Media Co., Ltd

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
TAIWAN – Candy Yang (Xiao-li Yang) – Roseki by Hakka TV

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
INDONESIA – Michael Kho – Kenapa Harus Bule? by Viu Indonesia

Best Direction (Fiction)
INDIA – Anurag Kashyap: Sacred Games Season 1. By Phantom Films for Netflix

Best Drama Series
JAPAN – Miss Sherlock, by Hulu Japan/HBO Asia

Best General Entertainment Programme
SINGAPORE – Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 by Refinery Media for STARworld

Best Non Scripted Entertainment
INDIA – The Remix. By Greymatter Entertainment for Amazon Prime Video

Best Adaptation of an Existing Format
KOREA – Life on Mars by CJ ENM / Studio Dragon

Best Entertainment Presenter/Host
INDIA – Salman Khan – Bigg Boss Season 11 by Endemol Shine India, Viacom 18 Media PVT. LTD

Best Comedy Performance
SINGAPORE – Jeremy Chan – My Agent is a Hero, by Mediacorp for Toggle

Best Comedy Programme
INDIA – Queens of Comedy by Discovery Communications India for TLC India

Best Telenovela/Soap
INDIA – PORUS by One Life Studios for Sony Entertainment

Best Theme Song
MALAYSIA – Symphony of Love by Astro

Best Cinematography
INDONESIA – Yunus Pasolang – Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts by HOOQ

Best Original Screenplay
SINGAPORE – M. Raihan Halim – SR115 by Mediacorp Suria