Korea’s First Ever Blockbuster Movie Channel to Launch in Malaysia.
CJ E&M, Korea’s number one media & entertainment corporation is proud to announce the release of tvN Movies – World’s FIRST and ONLY Korean Blockbuster movie channel – in Malaysia on their first partnership with HyppTV, Telekom Malaysia Berhad’s (TM) award-winning IPTV service. The channel will be made available on HyppTV Channel 222 and on HyppTV Everywhere mobile application. tvN Movies will also be available with catch-up and time-shift function with subscription options through various subscription packs.
tvN Movies strives to promote Korean movies to international audience by showcasing top grossing, all-time favourites, and award-winning Korean films. In support of the Korean movie industry, tvN Movies proudly presents Fabricated City (조작된 도시), starring Ji Chang-wook, which will start showing in Malaysia and Singapore cinemas from 20th April. Ji Chang-wook will also make a special appearance to meet with the media in celebration of the launch.
A privileged Fan Moment to HyppTV subscribers will be held on 8th April, where fans are entitled to a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to interact with Ji Chang-wook, and cherish that moment with a photograph. HyppTV will reveal the winner selection contest from 1-5th April 2017 via HyppBuzz exclusively to their subscribers. To find out more about the contest, please visit www.tm.com.my/hypptv.
Upon the launch in Malaysia, tvN Movies brings numerous mega-hit titles to the market. Over 20 first-run Korean movies in the first year will be premiering exclusively in Malaysia. tvN Movies’ signature time blocks will immerse audiences in action-packed, emotion-filled and drama-wrapped films. All movies will be timed with English, Simplified Chinese as well as Bahasa Malaysia subtitles to cater to their multi-racial audiences.
tvN Movies offers catch-up and time-shift function with subscription options through HyppTV Jumbo Pack at only RM60 per month, HyppTV Ruby Pack at RM40 per month, HyppTV Aneka Pack at RM30 per month and also available with à la carte option at RM15 per month with no additional HD fee.
tvN Movies hopes to deliver a unique and sophisticated Korean home-cinema experience to viewers.