Oddbods crowned ‘Best Children’s Programme’ at inaugural Asian Academy Creative Awards
Singapore: 7th December 2018: One Animation’s twice Emmy-nominated series Oddbods, has scooped yet another prestigious accolade, this time at the inaugural Asian Academy Creative Awards, at a glittering ceremony in Singapore. The hilarious, non-dialogue animation stood out to win the coveted title of ‘Best Children’s Programme (One off / Special) for the 22 min Christmas Special, ‘The Festive Menace’.
The Asian Academy Creative Awards have been established to recognise the very best work from across Asia Pacific and to serve as the pinnacle of achievement in content, creation and media production for the region. The academy’s President, Michael McKay stated on the night; ‘If you win the Asian Academy Awards, you know you are really the best of the best’.
Sashim Parmanand, CEO of One Animation is thrilled with the achievement and comments; ‘The academy’s golden trophy shines brightly as a beacon of production excellence and so for us to be honoured by such incredible industry pioneers, and our peers, is testament to the industry leading talent that we have in our team who bring these hugely loveable characters to life. So a big thank you to my team at One Animation and to our incredibly loyal worldwide Oddbods fanbase and their insatiable demand for great storytelling.’
The Award-winning Christmas special, The Festive Menace can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__9tvDNvcBc.