Alden Richards received the Asian Star Prize in the Seoul International Drama Awards 2019 last Wednesday, August 28 at the Grand Peace Hall in Kyung Hee University.
The actor flew to Seoul to personally accept the award.
“It is such an honor to receive this award. As a Filipino, I am very humbled and grateful to be recognized in the international scene along with so many amazing and talented artists here tonight. This award is also extra special to me because it comes at a time when we are celebrating 70 years of friendship between the Philippines and Korea. Thank you to the Seoul Drama Awards Committee and the Korean Broadcasters Association,” he said.
A recognition of his remarkable talent, the award also symbolizes Alden’s dedication and love for his craft. He noted, “As actors, it is always our hope to make more people happy and inspire them with our passion.”