HBO Asia inked a prolongation agreement with a Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) to support a internal TV industry, a network announced on Tuesday during a Singapore Media Festival.
For a subsequent dual years, HBO Asia will spearhead educational initiatives for Singaporean attention experts and talent. The network will also combine with internal prolongation houses and talent during this time support to rise and furnish content. It will also precedence internal prolongation comforts or locations for destiny HBO Asia Original productions.
“With a extraction of a HBO code and a stability growth and prolongation of Asian strange shows, HBO Asia is in a singular position to explain skills and share believe with internal companies and determined talents in Singapore to emanate reward party for tellurian audiences,” said Jonathan Spink, CEO, HBO Asia.
Angeline Poh, partner CEO of MDA, said, “We are vehement to launch this partnership with HBO Asia to grow a pool of play prolongation talent in Singapore. Through a partnership with HBO Asia, earnest producers will have a event to work with attention veterans to rise dramas for general audiences.”
The training event kicks off with a training forum for Singaporean prolongation companies and people on Tuesday followed by a seminar for students on Wednesday.
HBO’s Los Angeles formed Jay Roewe, svp for West Coast productions, will deliver HBO’s finish prolongation process, from pitching ideas to development, production, risk government and final delivery. Roewe is approaching to share his knowledge from overseeing strike HBO array including Game of Thrones,The Newsroom,Angels in America and John Adams.
Meanwhile, a Singapore Media Festival continues by Dec. 6.