27 Oct '11, 9pm

MediaCorp and Japan's TBS Television to co-produce a single-episode one-hour television drama

SINGAPORE - MediaCorp and Japan's TBS Television have signed a bilateral agreement to co-produce a television drama. It is the first collaboration of its kind between both countries. The single-episode one-hour drama called Mooncake is a love story between a Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) officer and a Japanese woman. TBS proposed the idea for the drama project after being inspired by the assistance rendered by the SCDF to Japan when the March earthquake and tsunami occurred. The drama has a strong underlying theme of friendship and will be shot entirely in Singapore. "MediaCorp is delighted to partner TBS on this inaugural project Mooncake. The collaboration offers a platform for our creative talents to exchange their expertise and introduce our MediaCorp artistes to the Japanese audience. We are confident that this first project will be the start of a wonderful wor...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC111028-0000208/Me...

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