Melvin Sia

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Melvin Sia
Chinese name 谢佳见 (simplified)
Pinyin Xiè Jiājiàn (Mandarin)
Birth name Melvin Sia Ka Kiong
Born (1979-06-14)14 June 1979
Sarawak, Malaysia
Other name(s) 谢佳剑
Occupation Actor, singer, model
Years active 2003–present

Melvin Sia (born 17 June 1979), is a Malaysian Chinese actor, model and singer. He won the Best Actor Award at the inaugural Golden Awards[1] for his role in Romantic Delicacies. He also won Most Popular Actor in Viewers' Choice category in the same award.

Career[edit]

Sia studied architecture at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia before joining the Malaysian regional edition of Star Search 2003 and went into showbiz after finishing in the top 6.[2] In 2010 he won the Best Actor Award, his first acting award, at the inaugural Golden Awards.

He has starred in a number of telemovies[3] and also made his Singapore cinema debut in Dance Dance Dragon opposite veterans Adrian Pang, Dennis Chew and Kym Ng. Recently, he made debut in a mainland idol drama through Love Destiny alongside Qi Wei, iPartment stars Chen He, Lou Yixiao and many more. The 86 episodes drama was directed by Taiwanese director Chen Hui-ling who also directed high ratings Taiwanese idol dramas such as Autumn's Concerto, Material Queen.

Filmography (as actor)[edit]

Dramas[edit]

Movies / Films[edit]

  • 2012 <甲洞> Kepong Gangster
  • 2012《龙众舞》Dance Dance Dragon
  • 2010《媒人帮》The Superb Match Makers
  • 2005《第三代》Third Generation

Theatre[edit]

  • 2011《那就爱吧!》Let's Love
  • 2010《恋爱之第100天》JE T'AIME 100 Days

Album[edit]

  • Reunion 178[8]

CF / Print Ads[edit]

  • 2010 Jonnie Walker TVC
  • 2010 HP Infomercial
  • 2007 Winter Time TVC
  • 2007 Total Image Collagen TVC
  • 2007 Canon TVC
  • 2006 Thompson Ginkgo TVC
  • 2006 Toshiba Plasma TV TVC
  • 2006 VISA Eon Bank Group Print Ad and TVC
  • 2006 房地产 Print Ad
  • 2005 Natural Oil TVC
  • 2005 Maxis Hotlink Print Ad
  • 2003 Excel Isotonic Drink Print Ad and TVC

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