SINGAPORE — The first MTV Asia Movie Awards will be held Oct. 7 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.
The telecast will feature live performances from international and regional acts in a mix of movie glamour and popular music. Categories such as best kiss and best fight will fill out the list of Golden Popcorn trophies.
“With so many Asian filmmakers, stars and movies impacting global pop culture, there has never been a better time for MTV to celebrate and highlight the Asian movie industry with its unique sense of fun and humor,” said David Flack, exec veep creative, MTV.
The awards will be staged under the $35 million strategic alliance formalized between MTV Networks Asia and the Singapore Tourism Board in February.
The awards will air on MTV channels across the Asia-Pacific region, reaching more than 270 million households.