Ascendent Animation has announced that they have brought home Bronze from the International 44th Annual Telly Awards for 2023 in New York City. They won the award for their English dubbed series, Fire in his Fingertips. (https://www.tellyawards.com/winners/2023/online/series-series-animation/fire-in-his- fingertips/289188/)
Executive Producer, K. Cornell Kellum of Ascendent, tweeted out on the official Ascendent account (@AscendedAnime) after receiving their award, “Congratulations to cast and crew! We’re winners!”
ADR Director of Fire in his Fingertips, Michaela Laws (@vamichaelalaws) tweeted, “I was VERY blessed to have been a part of Fire in his Fingertips and its English Dub production as the director. The cast is fabulous, the crew was so hard-working, and the entire project was a ride. Thank you @tellyawards for the recognition and @AscendedAnime for the chance.”
We would like to express our thanks to our partners, our fans, and all who have supported and believed in us. We feel honored to receive this award, and hope that we will continue to honor all of you with our hard work.
The Telly Awards were founded in 1979 and honors groundbreaking video and film productions. Winners represent the best work of advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, and corporate video departments in the world. The Telly Awards’ 44th annual edition – “Break through the static” – boasted nearly 13,000 entries from across the globe, the most in a decade, with submissions flowing in from the United States, the Middle East, the United Kingdom and Canada, as well as strong entries from Malaysia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and as widespread as Afghanistan, Sweden, New Zealand, Jamaica, and South Africa.
You can watch Fire in his Fingertips – My Childhood Friend is a Firefighter and Fire in His Fingertips 2 – My Boyfriend is a Firefighter on Amazon Prime Video, or purchase a physical Blu-ray edition at Amazon or at Ascendent Animation’s Website for more options.
Both anime are based on Tanishi Kawano’s Yubisaki kara no Honki no Netsujō ~Kyara Otoko Shōbōshi wa Massugu na Me de Watashi o Idaita~ manga, which can be read in English on the Coolmic website under the name, Fire in his Fingertips.
Opening & Ending Theme: “BLAZING LUV!!” by Sakuragaoka Fire Brigade, which is composed of the voice actors for Soma, Yuki, and Jun. In the uncut version it is performed by Tri Fighter, with the uncut voice cast.
Opening & Ending Theme: “ドクセンテキ・パッション” by G-zass and sung by the voice actors for Soma and Rei.
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