December 12, 2017
By Rachel Ho
Singapore – Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia scooped the pool at the 22nd Asian Television Awards in Singapore taking home five awards including the highly coveted ‘Cable & Satellite Network of the Year’.
Sony’s flagship channel in Asia, leading English general entertainment powerhouse, AXN, won ‘Cable & Satellite Channel of the Year’. The channel was also recognized for its hit-rated, pan-regional original production, The Amazing Race Asia Season 5, with three competitive awards: ‘Best General Entertainment Program’, ‘Best Reality Program’ and ‘Best Adaptation of an Existing Format’.
“We’re celebrating SPT Networks’ 20th anniversary this year and the five Asian Television Awards we received reflect the incredible teamwork, passion and creativity that we invest in our network every day. I’d like to thank the Asian Television Awards judges for recognizing our team’s ability to create unparalleled entertainment that is a clever mix of curated and original content,” said Virginia Lim, Senior Vice President and Head of Content, Production and Marketing, Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia.