Bela will go up against 6 actresses in the category, including British Imelda Staunton, who was nominated for the UK drama Flesh and Bone. Imelda is known for playing the role of Professor Dolores Umbridge in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
Sino Ang Maysala? with international name, Mea Culpa was also nominated in the serial drama category.
On Twitter, Bela expressed happiness over the nomination.
"Thank you! To be nominated with Ms. Hyo Jin and professor Umbridge herself! is honestly the most kilig part for me," she said.
In Sino Ang Maysala? Bela played Juris, a conflicted lawyer after she raised a baby girl to cover up an accident she and friends got themselves into.
The show, which also starred Jodi Sta Maria and Tony Labrusca aired in ABS-CBN’s Primetime block in 2019.
The Seoul International Drama Awards 2020 is scheduled September 8 to 13. – Rappler.com