Taiwanese contestants brought home seven trophies at the 2016 Asian Television Awards in Singapore Friday, six of which went to Public Television Service (PTS).
Besides winning the Terrestrial Channel of the Year Award, PTS grabbed five other awards for its drama series "A touch of Green (???)."
They were for Best Actress in a Leading Role: Cheryl Yang (???); Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Tien Hsin (??); Best Direction: Tsao Jui-Yuan (???); Best Original Screenplay: Huang Shih-ming (???); and Best Theme Song: Chen Xiao-xia (???).
The other award, Best Actor in a Leading Role, was won by Lung Shao-Hua (???) for his role in "The Taste of Dang-Liang's Family (?????), a drama series produced by Da Ai TV.
Lung, who attended the award ceremony to receive the trophy in person, expressed his appreciation to the award organizers and Da Ai TV for giving him the opportunity to take part in the grand event.
He also thanked director Lin Tzu-ping (???) for his support.
Actress Jenny Wen (???), who received the trophies on behalf of Cheryl Yang and Tien Hsin, said the awards were a great honor and encouragement that will push them to work harder in their acting careers.
PTS Vice President Lin Le-chun (???), meanwhile, expressed his gratitude to the jury for giving PTS the prestigious Terrestrial Channel of the Year Award and to the PTS production team for enriching the network's programs.
Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel