'MMK' wins in first Asian Academy Creative Awards


Posted at Dec 07 2018 03:23 PM


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MANILA - ABS-CBN's longest-running drama anthology "Maalaala Mo Kaya (MMK)" made history after winning Best Single Drama/Telemovie at the inaugural Asian Academy Creative Awards in Singapore on Thursday, December 6.

The show’s winning entry is "Kotse-Kotsehan (Toy Car)," a special two-part episode of "MMK" which depicted the two perspectives of a mother’s love for her children, and topbilled by award-winning actress Angel Locsin and Dimples Romana.

"MMK" business unit head Roda dela Cerna accepted the award which she shared with the "two mothers who entrusted their life stories to MMK."

She also thanked the men and women behind the multi-awarded drama anthology.
The Asian Academy Creative Awards is being held at the 2018 Singapore Media Festival (SMF) and was created to "celebrate the best of Asian storytelling" and aims "to serve the creative industries as the pinnacle of their achievement in content creation and media production."

Aside from the Asian Academy Creative Awards, "MMK" also won the Household Favorite award and the Anak TV Seal Awardee 2018 at the Anak TV Seal Awards on Friday (December 7).

Hosted by Charo Santos-Concio, "MMK" airs every Saturday on ABS-CBN.