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Anchuli Felicia King Anchuli Felicia King i(13419826 works by)
Gender: Female
Heritage: Thai
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BiographyHistory

Based in New York as of 2018 (where she is the Associate Artistic Director of 3LD Art & Technology Centre), Anchuli Felicia King is a multidisciplinary artist of Thai-Australian descent.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2020 winner Mona Brand Award Early Career Writer Award
2019 recipient Patrick White Playwrights' Fellowship

Awards for Works

form y separately published work icon Deadloch ( dir. Ben Chessell et. al. )agent Australia : Guesswork Television OK Great Productions Amazon Studios , 2023 26178676 2023 series - publisher film/TV crime When a body is found on a local beach, inhabitants of a small town find their secrets exposed, especially when a hotshot detective is brought in from out of town to work the case.
2024 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Narrative Comedy Series
The Poison of Polygamy 2023 single work drama

'Love, betrayal and cross-continental adventure

'Set sail with this epic gold rush drama that sprawls across Qing Dynasty China, to Victoria’s nineteenth century goldfields, and the laneways of Melbourne’s Chinatown. One of Australia’s most exciting, versatile, and provocative playwrights, Anchuli Felicia King returns to STC to uncover this historical story of love, sex, adventure, and two worlds colliding.

'Originally published in 1910, The Poison of Polygamy was Australia’s first ever novel by a Chinese Australian author, Wong Shee Ping. It tells the story of Sleep-sick – an opportunistic young man from Guangdong who has his sights set on amassing a fortune in Australia’s goldfields. He leaves behind his faithful but long-suffering wife Ma (Merlynn Tong) and sets out across the sea to try his luck.

'Along the way, he charms and cheats an eccentric cast of characters until he meets his match: the seductive and cunning Tsiu Hei (Kimie Tsukakoshi). Will Sleep-sick keep his promise to Ma? Or are the temptations of wealth, beautiful women and opium too much to bear?

'Take a look into a slice of Australian history that is rarely seen on stage. Also featuring Ray Chong Nee, The Poison of Polygamy is a frontier story, a morality tale for the ages, and a rollicking, horse-drawn escapade.'

Source: Sydney Theatre Company.

2023 nominated Sydney Theatre Awards Best New Australian Work
2023 nominated Sydney Theatre Awards Best Direction of a Mainstage Production
2023 nominated Sydney Theatre Awards Best Mainstage Production
form y separately published work icon The Twelve ( dir. Daniel Nettheim ) Australia : Warner Brothers Easy Tiger Productions , 2022- 23923232 2022 series - publisher film/TV crime

Series 1: Twelve jurors must decide on the case of a woman accused of killing a child.

Series 2: A local landowner and respected town matriarch is found dead at the bottom of the farm's well, and two ex-lovers stand accused of her murder.

2023 winner Logie Awards Most Outstanding Drama Series
2022 nominated Logie Awards Most Popular Drama Program
2022 winner Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Telefeature or Mini Series
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