PUTRAJAYA: Romantic drama Dekatkan Jarak Kita, the story of unlikely lovers, emerged Choice Drama at Anugerah Drama Festival KL 2018.
Its main actors Syafiq Kyle and Ayda Jebat also won the annual awards’ Choice Couple.
Titian Cinta, a drama about second chances was also a big winner, taking home four awards.
They were Zul Ariffin - Choice Actor, Heykal Hanifah - Choice Director, Farhana Fauri - Choice Screenwriter and Sumpah Cintaku sung by Asfan - Choice Theme Song.
The other winners were Janna Nick - Choice Actress for Biar Aku Jadi Penunggu, Shukri Yahaya - Choice Antagonist for Andainya Takdir, Zahir Tak Terucap - Choice tonton VIP Drama, Cinta Biasa - Choice Radio Drama and Manikam Dalam Lipatan - Choice Short Drama.
Anugerah DFKL was broadcast live on TV3 from the Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC) at 9pm.
It was hosted by actress Nabila Huda Suhaimi and comedian Ajak.
Media Prima Television Networks Chief Executive Officer Johan Ishak said the awards which was now in its fifth year had received continuous support from production companies around the country and helped find promising new directors and actors.
The 11 awards categories were presented by Erwin Dawson, Kaka Azraff, Izzue Islam Mazlan, Ain Edruce, Amyra Rosli, Shahrulezad, De Fam, Farah Nabilah, Syafiq Kyle, Maria Farida, Shukri Yahaya, Vanidah Imran and Datuk Jalaluddin Hassan.
The two-hour show also featured performances by singers Ayda Jebat, Altimet, Budak Joget, Ernie Zakri, Ismail Izzani, Haqiem Rusli, Azlan Rosle, Syamel Fodzly, Siti Sarah Raisuddin, Shuib, Datin Diana Danielle and Janna Nick.