tvN Movies, World’s FIRST and ONLY Korean Blockbuster movie channel, owned by CJ ENM, Asia’s leading entertainment and merchandising company headquartered in Seoul, Korea, is coming to Hong Kong this October via its launch on Asia Television Digital Media Limited (“ATV”). The expansion with ATV further unveils tvN Movies’ ambition to expand in Asia, and its mission in delivering Korean blockbusters from the silver screens straight to mobile screens for its subscribers, enabling them to enjoy Korean megahits anywhere anytime.
Launched in 2017, tvN Movies is already available on platforms of major operators in 5 locations and counting, namely Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines. Adding on to the Korean movie channel’s milestone is its launch in Hong Kong on ATV, a digital media service provider, distributing content via over the top (OTT) platforms which include mobile application, website, set top boxes and other online channels, bridging Hong Kong audience’s rising demand for K-content, in particular, Korean movies.
Mr Sebastian Kim, Managing Director of CJ E&M HK remarked “We are answering to audience’s pressing demand by bringing in tvN Movies, World’s First and Only Korean Blockbuster movie channel to Hong Kong. Working hand in hand with ATV, we hope to reach out to a wider audience base and introduce them to a wide spectrum of Korean movies. We will continue to deliver the best home-cinema experience to our audience, so watch this space!”
Mr LC Ho, ATV’s Chief Executive Officer, reiterated the significance of this partnership, “CJ ENM is a leading Korean entertainment conglomerate, I am confident in the prospects of tvN Movies on ATV’s platforms, providing exclusive and timely blockbuster Korean movies for Hong Kong and Macau audience.”
tvN Movies understands audience’ urges for exclusivity and timeliness, hence, it has garnered First & Exclusive Pay TV and OTT Rights for an impressive number of Top Grossing Korean films, bringing only the best to audience in Hong Kong and Macau. At launch, audience will be able to watch blockbusters like 1987: When The Day Comes (Kim Yoon-seok, Ha Jung-woo); REAL (Kim Su-hyun, Sulli); The Wailing (Kwak Do-woon, Huang Jung-min) and many more. tvN Movies also secured the first and exclusive release window of Sunset In My Hometown (Park Jung-min, Kim Go-eun) in Hong Kong and Macau for ATV subscribers.
tvN Movies provides an alternative choice of home-cinema to audience by featuring a unique mix of top-grossing Korean blockbusters and all-time favourite movies in all genres, including romance, comedy, action, thriller, drama and horror, round-the-clock. Its diverse library can easily fit every audience’s distinct taste.
From now until December 31, 2018, users can enjoy a one-month free trial of tvN Movies through ATV mobile app, set-top box or www.hkatv.com.
For only HK$38 per month, users can watch all the new and exciting Korean contents including tvN Movies, tvN channel and latest Korean drama series after the free trial period.