KC Global Media Asia announces outstanding programming with express titles from the USA, Japan and Korea
Television audiences can look forward to an endless stream of different entertainment options this season with the outstanding programming of the leading English-speaking general entertainment channel AXN, Japanese preferred content destinations Animax and JEWEL, and leading Korean entertainment channel ONE.
“We pride ourselves on the fact that the most popular titles on television have always called our network home, and we are committed to not only continuing that tradition but also raising the bar for entertainment in Asia,” said George Chien, Co-Founder, President and CEO of KC Global Media Asia. “As the leading entertainment content provider in the region, we are committed to investing in high quality, relevant, and popular hit programming to bring to our diverse audiences. This season there is a solid selection of US premier and exclusive titles on AXN, premium anime content with exclusive premieres on the same day as Japan on Animax, expected premiere drama on the same day as Korea on ONE, and a stream of popular Japanese dramas and variety shows on GEM. “
Express within 12 hours of US TV broadcast, AXN’s outstanding programming offering includes first and exclusive premieres of The newcomer Season 4 with Nathan Fillion, every Monday at 9:45 p.m. (8:45 p.m. JKT / BKK); NCIS: Hawaii, with the first female Special Agent In-charge from NCIS Pearl Harbor, played by Vanessa Lachey, every Tuesday at 9:45 p.m. (8:45 p.m. JKT / BKK); as well as CSI: Vegas, with the winners of the Screen Actors Guild Award, William Petersen and Jorja Fox, every Thursday from October 7th at 9.45pm (8.45pm JKT / BKK); and new criminal case drama, Hudson and Rex Premiere from October 11th, every Monday to Thursday at 8:50 p.m. (7:50 p.m. JKT / BKK). Fans can also watch the multi-award-winning Primetime Emmy Award series, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation as it returns to AXN Asia every Monday through Thursday at 10:40 p.m. (9:40 a.m. JKT / BKK) and returns to CSI: New York in November.
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Home to some of the greatest anime titles, Animax offers premium and simulcast programming from popular genres such as action, romance, horror, supernatural, sci-fi, comedy, and slice-of-life. Fans can expect to see first and exclusive premieres on the same day as Japan, such as My senpai is annoying from October 10, every Sunday at 8.30 p.m. (7.30 p.m. JKT / BKK), and LUPINE THE 3. PART 6 from October 17th, every Sunday at 10.30 p.m. (9.30 p.m. JKT / BKK) for the 50th anniversary of the popular anime series. Other highly anticipated titles include the exclusive premiere of the new show, The detective is already dead and brand new episodes of the hit anime series, Creepy Kitaro 6.
ONE continues to be the premier channel for the hottest and newest entertainment from South Korea. Historical drama Red sky lover with Kim Yoo Jung and Ahn Hyo Seop is broadcast every Tuesday and Wednesday at 8:10 p.m. (7:10 p.m. JKT / BKK) while One the woman starring Lee Ha Nee and Lee Sang Yoon, airs every Saturday and Sunday at 9.45pm (8.45pm JKT / BKK), both within 24 hours of being aired in Korea. Running Man, Korea’s most popular variety show, hosted by Yoo Jae Suk, Kim Jong Kook and Song Ji Hyo, among others, ONE also calls its home in the region. Every Friday at 11 p.m. (10 p.m. JKT / BKK). Fans can soon experience another popular variety program, My little old boyas it premieres on the station this season.
GEM offers unparalleled curation of Japanese content with premieres and exclusive dramas, as well as popular variety shows. Express from Japan, avalanchee, a brand new crime and investigative drama starring popular Japanese artist Sota Fukushi, premieres every Saturday on October 23 at 8:40 p.m. (7:40 p.m. JKT / BKK). Broadcast every Thursday at 8:00 p.m. (7:00 p.m. JKT / BKK), fans of Japanese entertainment can expect heartwarming moments in a documentary-style variety show What is papa!that follows the journeys of children who surprisingly show up when their fathers work abroad to have some good time together. For more carefree Japanese variety shows, fans can watch the award-winning reality series, Can i follow you home Premiere every Monday at 8:00 p.m. (7:00 p.m. JKT / BKK) and give you a unique insight into the life of Japanese citizens.