SynProNize launches content company in Dubai, former Disney executive Raju Venkataraman to serve as board advisor
The new content production and distribution agency, SynProNize has begun its operations with a slate of premium content from South Asia and the Middle East.
Kickstarting interactivity: Promethean TV introduces new Sports Stats Overlay
Promethean TV’s new Sports Stats Overlay allows audiences to access real-time statistics for the game or league they are watching without leaving the video stream.
Study: Void in measuring optimisation impact on viewer experience
SSIMWAVE CEO says, “Results underscore need for consistent, objective standard.”
The Singapore High Court has blocked dozens of illicit streaming sites
Domains linked to illicit streaming service sites have been blocked as ordered by the Singapore High Court.
Zee5 Global rolls out a content-packed July with new movies, TV shows, and direct-to-digital movies
New episodes of best loved shows like Kehne Ko Humsafar, Guddan Tumse Na Ho Payega and more.
5 reasons why AXN’s ‘Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector’ needs to be on your watchlist
On a hunt for a new show? Here’s why you should tune in to AXN’s ‘Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector’ starting on 21 July.
Universal Music Group announces strategic global partnership with Sugar, Italy’s leading independent label
UMG to provide multifaceted, global support and distribution across Sugar’s recorded music division and historic catalogues.
Olympic Channel documentary ‘Rulon’ about the extraordinary journey of an ordinary man to premiere 21 July
‘Rulon’ is an original film featuring American wrestler Rulon Gardner’s rise to stardom and his incredible life story beyond the Olympic Games.
Synamedia appoints Deepak Bhatia as General Manager, India
Synamedia has announced the appointment of Deepak Bhatia as General Manager and Head of Sales in India.
A+E Global Content Sales releases summer catalogue featuring high profile first-run projects and returning hits
A+E Networks has revealed its June 2020 Global Content Sales catalog that consists of 380 new hours of programming across multiple genres.
GMA Network launches new digital channel ‘Heart of Asia’
GMA Network has recently launched its new digital TV channel “Heart of Asia” that offers top-notch entertainment from locally-produced shows to Asian telenovelas.
Series Mania announces its official dates for 2021 and launches three new initiatives, including the Series Mania Institute
Series Mania Festival will be held from March 19 to 27 with the Series Mania Forum set for March 23 to 25.
Astro Shaw’s ‘Do[s]a’ and ‘Sembilan’ now available on Indonesia’s GoPlay app
Malaysia-based content producer Astro Shaw and Indonesia’s Gojek are presenting two Astro Original Series on the VOD platform GoPlay.
DreamWorks announces channel premiere of ‘The Boss Baby: Back In Business’ On 6 July
DreamWorks has announced the channel premiere of the new series ‘The Boss Baby: Back In Business’ which will begin airing on 6 July.
GlobalData: Netflix sees 60% surge in discussions among influencers on Twitter over last 90 days
Leading data and analytics company GlobalData revealed that Netflix had a 60 percent surge in discussions between March and May 2020.
‘Come Dine With Me’ commissioned in the Middle East
The popular British reality show gets its first Arabic version.
Watch the trailer of the 25th Asian Television Awards
Razer Southeast Asian-Invitational 2020: Bringing esports to the masses with Samsung Electronics and SISTIC
Samsung Electronics announced as an official smartphone partner highlighting the Galaxy A series for gamers in its first regional engagement into esports, while SISTIC’s newly launched streaming platform will broaden SEA-Invitational’s reach across the region.
Nippon TV announces new board director and operating officer set to oversee its International Business Division
Japan’s Nippon TV announced that Hiroyuki Fukuda will now oversee the company’s International Business Development division.
GMA Unveils DTT Device ‘GMA Affordabox’ on Its 70th Anniversary
GMA Network recently unveiled its DTT receiver for its 70th-anniversary celebration.
Eccho Rights enters formats pact with SBS Contents Hub
Eccho Rights and South Korea’s SBS Contents Hub has made an agreement to represent two of the broadcasting giant’s top scripted formats.
Endemol Shine India to develop Damyanti Biswas’ ‘You Beneath Your Skin’ into drama series
Endemol Shine India has optioned Damyanti Biswas’ bestselling Indian crime novel into a multi-part drama series.
eGG Network begins broadcasting the NBA 2K League in Southeast Asia
eGG Network has begun broadcasting the NBA 2K League across Southeast Asia.
ITV Studios acquires Elk Entertainment non-scripted formats catalogue
ITV Studios has acquired non-scripted formats and IP from Swedish creator and distributor Elk Entertainment.
Studio Dragon, Skydance Television team up to develop K-drama hit ‘Hotel Del Luna’ for a global audience
Studio Dragon and Skydance Television are set to bring the K-drama ‘Hotel Del Luna’ to a global audience.
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- New young adult basketball mini-series ‘Fly The Jumper’ broke record viewerships 96 views | posted on August 3, 2020
- Astro: Agility in adapting to the new world 94 views | posted on August 3, 2020
- GMA News and GMA Public Affairs are the top online news outlets in the Philippines 74 views | posted on August 4, 2020
Asian Television Awards
- Asian Television Awards to hold its 25th awards ceremony in Phnom Penh, Cambodia posted on July 7, 2020