Drama Awards 2021 To Open Asian Star Prize Vote from 9 August
· Nominees include stars from 5 Asian
countries and regions
· The vote will take place at a voting
service app Pikkle
Online vote for the Asian Star Prize of
Seoul International Drama Awards 2021(SDA), which will take place for the 16th
time, will be open.
The Seoul Drama Awards Organizing
Committee announced that the online Asian Star Prize vote takes place from 9 to
The vote will select 5 actors, of which 1
male or female actor who have stared in entries of this year, from 5 major
countries and regions include China, Indonesia, Japan, Taiwan and Thailand.
129 male and female actors, including
Chinese actress Ziyi Zhang <The Rebel Princess>, Chinese actor and singer
Yibo Wang <Legend of Fei>, Indonesian actress Amanda Manopo <The Ties
of Love>, Japanese singer and model Kentaro Sakaguchi <Signal
Special>, Taiwanese actress Vivian Sung <Lost Romance> and Thai
actress Kitty-Chicha Amatayakul <Daughters>, are nominated in this
The vote is open to any global drama fans
via a mobile application Pikkle developed by blockchain technology company
BLOCKO. The app is available all around the world except for China.
The voting process is simple: Downloading
the Pikkle app, creating an account, and picking the choices.
Any vote taker can opt to choose one of
three ways to download the app - either through SDA official homepage QR code
scan, Google Play Store and Apple App Store app installation or Pikkle
homepage(pikkle.me) apk file download. Once downloading the app, the Pikkle
account can be created through simple processes by going through email
authentication or creating an account through an existing social media account.
voters may access the voting page via the lists of ongoing votes after logging
Each account (ID) permits to vote for 3
Asian Star Prize nominees from each country and region on the list once every
day. The voting ticket renews every midnight.
The Asian Star Prize of SDA 2021 reflects
70% of online vote results and 30% of the committee’s evaluation to select the most
outstanding actors and actresses in Asia.
The vote is anticipating a fierce
competition as the prize will be given to one nominee representing each country
and region out of 55 candidates from China, 10 from Indonesia, 25 from Japan,
24 from Taiwan, 15 from Thailand.
Last year, the Asian Star Prize was
awarded to Dingdong Dantes <Descendants of the Sun> from the Philippines
and Ryusei Yokohama <Your Turn to Kill> from Japan.
Outstanding Korean Drama Prize online vote
is scheduled between 23 to 31 August following the closing of the Asian Star
Prize vote. The voting process is the same as for the Asian Star Prize.