To nurture content creators from Singapore to cater to the demand for high content internationally, in particular, the expanding global Chinese market, Perfect World Pictures (Singapore) has planned Masterclass Training Workshops and Courses to be taught by renowned industry players. We aim to scout for potential scriptwriters and groom them to become the heavyweights behind and in front of the screen.
Guo Jing Yu 郭靖宇, Chairman of Perfect World Pictures Singapore; Award Winning Scriptwriter, Director, Producer
Guo Jing Yu, an award-winning creative director with writing talent. He has been honoured as the “Legendary Drama Series King” in the industry, for consistently delivering high performance ratings and award-winning television series. Till today, he is still insisting on creating his own original scripts, dwelling into the details of the plot, the rhythm and picking on the performance of the actors, at the same time focusing on the traditional Chinese values of “loyalty, filial piety, chastity and righteousness”.
His works such as “Beautiful Life”, “Secret Drawings”, “Red Lady”, “Dog Stick” and “Brave Heart” won prestigious awards which include the “Flying Apsaras Awards”, “Golden Eagle Award”, “Five-One Project Award”, “Magnolia Award”, “Huading Award” and others. In 2011, Director Guo Jing Yu was named one of the 20 directors who made significant contribution to Chinese television industry for the past 20 years.
Xiao Ji Xiang Tian 小吉祥天, Award winning Chinese Scriptwriter
Xiao Ji Xiang Tian is best known for creating, supervising and writing the supernatural suspense drama “The Ferry Man”, which won the Best Internet Drama Award in the 2014 Internet Drama Research Conference. The series was produced by iQiyi and Perfect World Pictures, with Zhang Yu Xin as Producer and, Guo Jing Yu as Art Director.
In 2015, he supervised and wrote “The Ferry Man II” series which gained 100 million hits in the first three days of online release. Eventually, it crossed 1 billion hits at the end of the season. In 2016, he supervised and wrote the third franchise of the online series “The Ferry Man III” and also created the theatre edition named “The Ferry Man: Absolute Beauty”. Xiao Tian won The Best Scriptwriter Award in the 2016 and 2017 editions of The iQiyi Scream Night.