Bela Padilla gets best actress nomination from Seoul-based award giving body

Published August 7, 2020, 1:54 PM

by Regina Mae Parungao

Bela Padilla as Juris (Photo: ABS-CBN Entertainment)

Bela Padilla is in cloud nine over her best actress nomination at the 15th Seoul International Drama Awards. 

The actress was nominated for playing the role of a conflicted lawyer on the ABS-CBN series “Sino Ang May Sala.”

On Instagram Stories, Bela said she is in a state of shock over this achievement. According to her, she already feels like a winner being on the lineup.

Bela is up against Britain’s Imelda Staunton, Taiwan’s Shu-qin Ke, Czech Republic’s Zuzana Stivinova, and South Korea’s Si-Eun Park, Hyo-Jin Kong, and Ji-Eun Kim for the title. 

Meanwhile, “Sino Ang May Sala” ias competing in the serial drama category, alongside entries from Turkey, Colombia, Brazil, China, and Taiwan.

“Sino Ang May Sala” is the lone Philippine competitor this year. A total of 212 entries from 41 countries have been nominated, according to organizers.

The 15th Seoul International Drama Awards will livestream its awards ceremony on Sept. 15.