3 Jan – Despite Owen Cheung being the favourite to win TV King this year, it was Shaun Tam who eventually won the said title at this year's TVB Anniversary Awards.
The actor, who won Best Actor award for his role in "Take Two", also brought home Malaysia's Favourite TVB Actor accolade at the event, which was held on 2 January.
Clearly surprised by his victory, Shaun, who is the son of veteran actor Ti Lung, expressed, "Thank you TVB, thank you everyone for giving me this opportunity. Thank you, Eric Tsang. I am very happy to show you my growth. Thank you, Catherine Tsang. You have been very strict with me."
"I am a very headstrong actor, and I will be more rational in the future and use my sensibility in filming."
Meanwhile, Rosina Lam, who has been nominated Best Actress twice in 2018 and 2019, finally won the said award for her performance in "Battle of the Seven Sisters". She bested the likes of
Elaine Yiu, Mandy Wong, Ali Lee, and Linda Chung; though the latter won Malaysia's Most Favourite Actress.
Rosina's said drama, produced by Joe Chan and co-stars Priscilla Wong, Kaman Kong and Lau Dan among others, also ended up winning Best Drama at the event.
Here is the list of winners:
Best Drama Series: "Battle of the Seven Sisters"
Best Actor: Shaun Tam (Take Two)
Best Actress: Rosina Lam (Battle of the Seven Sisters)
Best Supporting Actor: Brian Chu (Take Two)
Best Supporting Actress: Yoyo Chen (Plan B)
Most Popular Female Character: Ali Lee (Beauty and the Boss)
Most Popular Male Character: Kenneth Ma (Kids' Lives Matter)
Most Popular Onscreen Partnership: Mandy Lam and Jack Hui (Come Home Love: Lo and Behold)
Most Improved Female Artist: Leslie Chiang (Come Home Love: Lo and Behold)
Most Improved Male Artist: Joey Law and Karl Ting
Most Popular Theme Song: Stars Academy
Best Male Host: Johnson Lee (Family Feud)
Best Female Host: Janis Chan (No Poverty Land)
Best Dressed Male: Shaun Tam
Best Dressed Female: Jeannie Chan
Lifetime Achievement Award: John Chiang
Malaysia's Favourite TVB Series: "Kids' Lives Matter"
Malaysia's Favourite TVB Actor: Shaun Tam (Take Two)
Malaysia's Favourite TVB Actress: Linda Chung (Kids' Lives Matter)