The Pinkfong Company, the global entertainment company behind Baby Shark, announced that the company won Best Creator award at Asia Contents Awards (ACA) 2022. Celebrating its fourth anniversary, the award recognised outstanding content from Asia including Squid Game, Extraordinary Attorney Woo, and The Pinkfong Company.
Administered by Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) Asian Contents and Film Market (ACFM), Asia Contents Awards celebrates and honours excellence in TV, OTT, and online content from Asia. This year, the ceremony took place at the BIFF Theatre in the Busan Cinema Centre, held on-site for the first time in three years after the Covid-19 pandemic. Accommodating globally beloved celebrities including Park Haesoo from Squid Game and Park Eunbin from Extraordinary Attorney Woo, the awards ceremony presented 12 award categories, including Best Content, Best Actor, New Comer, and Best Creator.
Among the 12 categories, The Pinkfong Company is awarded Best Creator, which highlights the company of outstanding titles that were influential in Asia. The three titles submitted by The Pinkfong Company at Asia Contents Awards include Bebefinn, Pinkfong Wonderstar, and Visit Dr. Hero. Bebefinn, Pinkfong’s latest 3D animated human-family show, became a breakout sensation, surpassing one million subscribers within 100 days of release on YouTube. In addition, Pinkfong Wonderstar, available on YouTube Originals in six languages, has captured the hearts of global fans through heartwarming adventures of Pinkfong and Wonderville friends. Lastly, Visit Dr. Hero is a fun and educational video that has helped kids and families to learn healthy habits.
The Pinkfong Company head of content creation Han-sol Park said, “It is an honour to be recognised as Best Creator at Asia Contents Awards this year. I want to share this honour with our incredible teams at The Pinkfong Company and, most importantly, fans around the world
who have given so much love and support to our content. It has been a meaningful journey to witness how our content has connected people around the world. The Pinkfong Company will continue to strive to offer exceptional content experiences to audiences of all ages worldwide.”
Extraordinary Attorney Woo, broadcasted on ENA, achieved Best Actress for Park Eun Bin and Best Content prize. Netflix’s Squid Game also won Technical Achievement Award and Best Supporting Actor for Park Haesoo.