With over one and a half million views worldwide, the hit cross-cultural comedy series Mister French Taste starring Olivier Malet, Osric Chau (2012, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn) and Sarah Lian (XIII: The Series, Cybergeddon) takes a humorous look at the zany world of etiquette coaching in Hong Kong. The complete first season is available now in the US on KoldCast TV and YouTube, in Italy on StreamIT and in Mexico on creala.tv. Mister French Taste earned 6 awards at LA Web Fest 2013:
- Outstanding Achievement for Directing - Jennifer Thym
- Outstanding Achievement for Lead Actor - Olivier Malet
- Outstanding Achievement for Lead Actress - Sarah Lian
- Outstanding Achievement for Supporting Actor - Osric Chau
- Outstanding Achievement for Producing - Producers - David Guillon, Veronique Girma & Creators - Olivier Malet, Veronique Girma, Benoit Proux
- Outstanding Achievement for Sound Design - Benjamin Robinson, Lai Fai
The show is an Official Selection of the Asians on Film Festival 2013, HK WebFest 2013 and won Honorable Mention for Short Comedy/Music at Asians on Film Festival 2012. The comedy will also screen as part of "Another Look" at the Marseilles WebFest 2013.
Format: Episodic Comedy for TV, web and mobile phones, 10 episodes, 3 minutes each
Synopsis: Mister French Taste is an etiquette coach who is faced with the challenge of a lifetime: transforming the unruly Leon Wong into a perfectly groomed gentleman while at the same time, trying to steal the heart of Lily Lee, the beautiful young heiress to a Hong Kong fashion empire, educated and smart, and fluent in the art of shopping. Watch Hong Kong and France collide in this hilarious comedy of manners!
Directed by: Jennifer Thym
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