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Drama Festival KL 2017 Announces Winners

Amirin Arsyan

Drama Festival Kuala Lumpur (DFKL) has announced the winners of its fourth edition on 9th April 2017, at Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC).

Asian Television Awards 2017 Open for Entries

Amirin Arsyan

The region’s prestigious television industry award, Asian Television Awards (ATA) 2017, which spans 42 contested categories across variety of genres and performance segments, is now calling for entries for programmes produced from 1st June 2016 to 31st May 2017.

Beto Kusyairi Wins ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’ Award at Singapore’s Pesta Perdana

Amirin Arsyan

Malaysian actor, Beto Kusyairi garnered the ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role (Drama Series)’ award for his role in the light-hearted Singaporean drama series, Kisah Tok Kadi at the 14th Pesta Perdana in Singapore recently.

‘Redhaku Untukmu’ Wins Four Awards at the Third P.Ramlee Tribute ‘Kaseh’ Award

Amirin Arsyan

Redhaku Untukmu, a telefilm by actress-turned-director, Dira Abu Zahar bagged four awards at the third P.Ramlee Tribute ‘Kaseh’ Award, held on 4th March 2017 at the Auditorium Perdana Angkasapuri, Kuala Lumpur.

Frontier Borneo Debuts Online Before the Channel Premier

Amirin Arsyan

Frontier Borneo, a local series production by Malaysia’s Kyanite TV and Singapore’s Beach House Pictures for Discovery Channel debuted the first episode online on ‘Astro on the Go’ platform before the premier on Discovery Channel on 28th February 2017.

HyppTV Partners KRU Media to Launch New Channel, Playbox HD

Amirin Arsyan

Telekom Malaysia Berhad's (TM) award-winning IPTV service, HyppTV has partnered with KRU Media Sdn Bhd to launch a new channel, Playbox HD with HyppTV's ‘Aneka Pack’ starting February 2017.

Malaysian Talent, Bernie Lu Huey is a Semi-Finalist for Japanese Singing Talent Show

Amirin Arsyan

Malaysian talent, Bernie Lu Huey is nominated as the top 12 semi-finalists of the Asia Audition of prestigious Japanese singing talent show, I Can Sing in Japanese! along with other contestants from Thailand, Singapore, Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia and Hong Kong.

#CeritaKita Announced as the Theme for Drama Festival KL 2017

Amirin Arsyan

Media Prima Television Networks has announced #CeritaKita (#OurStory) as the theme for its fourth Drama Festival Kuala Lumpur (DFKL) to be held from February to April 2017.

Apollo Awards 2017 to Honour the Best in Production and Post-Production Across Asia Pacific

Amzar Anizam

Apollo Awards, an initiative by Singapore’s Contineo Media is set to honour the best in production and post-production across Asia Pacific.

‘Tuan Anas Mikael’ Sweeps Four Awards at the Inaugural Telenovela Award

Amzar Anizam

Pena Creative Pictures' drama, 'Tuan Anas Mikael' swept four awards; ‘Best Telenovela Producer’ (Pena Creative Pictures), ‘Best Telenovela Director’ (Raja Ahmad Alauddin), ‘Best Actor’ (Aaron Aziz), and ‘Best Actress’ (Zara Zya) at the inaugural ‘Telenovela...

Astro’s ‘eGG Network’ Debut in Australia as the First eSports Channel in the Country

Amzar Anizam

Astro Malaysia announced the launch of eGG Network (or Every Good Game), in Australia via Fetch TV, making it the first eSports and gaming entertainment channel to be made available in the country.

Astro-Les' Copaque Introduces New Channel, ‘Upin & Ipin Bersama Kawan-Kawan’

Amzar Anizam

Astro announced a joint collaboration with Les' Copaque Production Sdn Bhd to introduce a new channel, Upin & Ipin Bersama Kawan-Kawan on Astro First.

Malaysia Bags Five Awards at 21st Asian Television Awards

Mila Ismail

Malaysia's creative content and talents bagged five awards at the 21st annual presentation of the region's most prestigious industry awards, Asian Television Awards (ATA) 2016 in Singapore.

18 Malaysian Contents Garner Nominations for Asian Television Awards 2016

Mila Ismail

18 Malaysian creative contents and talents are nominated for the 21st annual presentation of the region's most prestigious industry awards, Asian Television Awards 2016.

Malaysian Companies Announce Multiple Deals Worth Over RM16 Million at MIPCOM 2016

Mila Ismail

Malaysian production companies; Primeworks Studios, Animasia Studio, Scubazoo, and Global Station announced multiple deals worth over RM16 million (US$4 million) at MIPCOM 2016, the world's leading entertainment content market in Cannes, France. The announcement was witnessed by...

Anugerah Skrin 2016 Announces Nominees, Introduces New Categories

Mila Ismail

Anugerah Skrin 2016 (ASK 2016) has announced the final nominees for the top awards, as well as introducing two new categories; Best Comedy Drama and Best Comedy Actor.

Global Station Launches New Drama Series, ‘Papa Ricky’ at MIPCOM 2016

Mila Ismail

Malaysian production house, Global Station in collaboration with the nation's satellite pay TV, Astro launched the trailers for its new drama series, Papa Ricky at MIPCOM, the world's leading entertainment content market in Cannes, France.

Kyanite TV Announces Landmark Co-Production Deal with Singapore’s Beach House Pictures for ‘Borneo’

Amzar Anizam

Kyanite TV, one of Malaysia’s leading production houses announced a landmark co-production deal with Singapore-based multi-award winning production house, Beach House Pictures (BHP) for an epic documentary series titled, Borneo.

Astro Wins Gold Honour for 7th Consecutive Year at Putra Brand Awards 2016

Mila Ismail

Astro, Malaysia’s leading integrated consumer media entertainment group won the Gold honour under the ‘Media and Network’ category for seventh consecutive year at the recent Putra Brand Awards 2016.

Astro Continues to Expand its Edutainment Program with ‘Oh My English!’ Spin-Off

Mila Ismail

Astro; Malaysian satellite pay TV service provider, continues to expand its edutainment program with a spin-off of Oh My English! (OME!); the most popular local edutainment TV series, titled Oh My English! After School which is set for broadcast on Astro TVIQ (Channel 610) and...

MEASAT Partners with PLANETCAST to Provide HD and 4K/UHD Video Distribution Services in India

Mila Ismail

MEASAT Satellite Systems (MEASAT), a premium supplier of services to leading broadcasters, Direct-To-Home (DTH) platforms and telecom operators inked a new partnership with Planetcast Media Services Limited (PLANETCAST) – formerly Essel Shyam Communication Ltd. to provide the...

GOASEAN Turns One, Launches Two New Travel Shows

Amzar Anizam

Malaysia's award-winning multi-platform travel channel, GOASEAN unveiled its two new original series, The Eco Traveller and The Halal Foodie in conjunction with its first anniversary, starting June 2016.

HyppTV to Air Viu’s Original Drama Series, ‘Margaret and David - Green Bean’

Amzar Anizam

HyppTV is set to air 'Margaret and David – Green Bean,' a highly anticipated Cantonese drama series first and exclusive on now International, HyppTV Channel 201 starting 11th June 2016 at 8 pm in a weekly double episode.

HyppTV Launches New Islamic-Content Channel, Salam HD

Amzar Anizam

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) via its award-winning IPTV service, HyppTV unveiled a new Islamic content channel ‘Salam HD’ on HyppTV Channel 113, starting 5th June 2016.

ntv7 Golden Awards Returns as the First Open Nominations Award

Mila Ismail

ntv7 Golden Awards is set to return as the first open nominations award. For the first time since it was introduced in 2010, the award show will engage the audiences in its nomination process via online nomination.

Media Prima Garners 51 Nominations for Anugerah Seri Angkasa 2016

Amzar Anizam

A total of 51 shortlisted nominees under Media Prima's television arm have made their way into the Top 5 list across several categories in the upcoming Anugerah Seri Angkasa (ASA) 2016.

Anugerah Seri Angkasa 2016 Receives 756 Submissions from 43 Stations

Amzar Anizam

Back on stage after six years, Anugerah Seri Angkasa 2016 (ASA 2016) received an overwhelming response from local broadcasters, recording a total of 756 submissions from 43 major TV and radio stations to compete in 57 categories.

Astro Launches eGG, the Region’s First eSports Channel

Amzar Anizam

Astro marks a new milestone as the first in Southeast Asia to launch a dedicated eSports channel in the region, Every Good Game (eGG) starting June 2016.

Gerak Khas 2016 to be Directed by Several Prominent Directors

Anuar Mat Saat

Gerak Khas 2016 is set to be directed by several prominent directors such as Syamsul Yusof, Aziz M. Osman, Faizal Yusof, C Kumaresan and Majed Salleh besides Datuk Yusuf Haslam.

TM Partners with Vuclip to Launch Viu, New VOD Service in Malaysia

Anuar Mat Saat

Telekom Malaysia Berhad and Viu an Over-the -Top video-on-demand service from Vuclip, announced their partnership with the launch of Viu in Malaysia.

IFLIX Surpassed One Million Members in 6 Months

Amzar Anizam

iflix, Southeast Asia’s leading Internet TV service announced today that it has reached over one million members within only six months of launch.

Netflix Now Available in More than 130 New Countries, including Malaysia

Amzar Anizam

Netflix has launched its service globally, simultaneously bringing its Internet TV network to more than 130 new countries around the world, including Malaysia at at The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Warner TV to Premiere DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Exclusively on HyppTV

Amzar Anizam

Warner TV will premiere the highly anticipated new series, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow on HyppTV (Warner TV HD Channel 613) same day as the U.S on Friday, 22 January at 9.00 pm.

HYPPTV Unveils Malaysia's First Local Film Maker Reality Show

Anuar Mat Saat

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) via its award-winning IPTV service, HyppTV unveiled a new reality TV contest called 'I Want To Be A Filmmaker'

iFLIX Launches Download and Watch Offline Feature

Anuar Mat Saat

‘Download and Watch Offline’ allows subscribers to enjoy iflix’s vast selection of top TV shows and movies wherever they are, without an Internet connection

RTM to Host ASEAN-Japan TV Festival 2015

Anuar Mat Saat

The ASEAN-Japan Television Festival 2015 will be hosted and organised by the Radio Television Malaysia (RTM), Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (KKMM), and Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) from 9th September to 12th September 2015...

RTM Prepares for HbbTV

Amzar Anizam

RTM plans to introduce Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) services next year.

The Era of Digital Terrestrial Television Begins

Ibnu Mohamed

MYTV Broadcasting Sdn Bhd. organised a one-day seminar, ‘Planet Digital Episode 2: Exploring a New World’, featuring renowned and high-profile local and international industry speakers.

OTT Contents to Take Over Asia

Anuar Mat Saat

The content market in Asia is experiencing a revolutionary transition to Over-the-Top (OTT) contents.

8TV’s Urban Content Goes Fully Digital with Studio8

Amzar Anizam

Media Prima introduces Studio8, a digital channel that will house 8TV’s urban content on YouTube.

UK’s Sky Backs USD45 Million Funding Round into Iflix

Amzar Anizam

Europe’s entertainment giant, Sky PLC led the new round of funding into iflix with USD45 million to assist in accelerating the company’s growth and expanding into new markets. Sky’s investment also includes the purchase of USD2.5 million of shares from existing investors.

Media Prima Enters Subscription-based Video-on-Demand Market with Tonton VIP

Amzar Anizam

Media Prima Television Networks entered the Subscription-based Video-on-Demand (SVOD) market with tonton VIP.

iflix to Broaden its Original Content

Mila Ismail

iflix, Southeast Asia's leading Internet TV service will broaden its original content with local vernacular stories, regional stories that might be in English or a mix of languages, Hollywood co-productions, animation, documentaries and more.

Malaysia’s MEASAT Partners with France’s Lifestyle Channel to Broadcast Music Content Across the Region

Mila Ismail

Malaysian satellite operator, MEASAT has partnered with a France-based lifestyle TV channel, ‘Clubbing TV’ to broadcast music and lifestyle content such as live music events, DJs, music videos, party reports, and electro festivals to the millennials across the region.