Our Patron members are made up of companies who want to take a leadership role within the broader video industry in Asia.
A+E Networks Asia
A+E Networks™ is an award-winning global content company comprised of some of the most popular and culturally relevant brands in media including HISTORY™, Lifetime™, FYI™, H2™ and Crime+Investigation™. A+E Networks™ Asia operates and distributes its portfolio in Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Hong Kong, Fiji, Macau, Taiwan, Korea, Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Maldives, Papua New Guinea, Palau, Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos and Thailand. Globally, A+E Networks’ channels and branded programming reach more than 335 million households in over 200 territories in 42 languages.
AsiaSat offers reliable satellite connectivity and media solutions to clients in the broadcast and telecom sectors with groundbreaking solutions and a comprehensive satellite fleet including AsiaSat 3S, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and the most powerful AsiaSat 9. From traditional content distribution to headends, telcos, DTH, DTT platforms; occasional use; to a new IP-based, hybrid OTT service, AsiaSat supports the digital divide, aiming to be the foremost satellite solutions provider, instinctive partner of choice in Asia Pacific.
ASTRO is Malaysia’s leading cross-media operator with innovative, market-leading business units in content origination, aggregation and distribution across the region. Through Celestial Pictures, it also owns significant intellectual assets, including the world’s largest Chinese film library. ASTRO is listed on Bursa Malaysia with a market capitalisation of over RM9 billion.
Australia Channel is the international OTT service of Sky News Australia, offering five channels of News, Sport, Opinion, Business and Public Affairs LIVE and on demand. Our programming focuses on issues that matter to Australians and our international trade and tourism partners. Australia Channel specialises in breaking news and national affairs programming and is home to the biggest names in news and opinion including David Speers, Peta Credlin, Paul Murray, Andrew Bolt and Peter van Onselen.
BBC Worldwide Channels Asia
From comedy and drama, to news, lifestyle, children’s and factual programmes, BBC Worldwide’s six premium channels reach out to viewers across the world from an unrivalled library of over 750,000 hours of quality programming. BBC Knowledge showcases the best of the BBC’s award-winning factual entertainment programmes. BBC Entertainment serves up a fabulous cocktail of gripping drama, hilarious comedy and top celebrity light entertainment. BBC Lifestyle offers viewers inspiration for home, family and life. CBeebies, the UK’s number one children’s channel, offers a brightly coloured, safe and entertaining world where pre-schoolers can learn through play. BBC HD provides the ultimate high-definition experience across a unique multi-genre schedule that includes entertainment, arts, documentary and natural history programming, while BBC World News, our international news and information channel brings viewers the stories that matter, 24 hours a day.
Discovery Networks Asia Pacific
Discovery, Inc. is a global leader in real life entertainment, serving superfans with content that inspires, informs and entertains. With over 8,000 hours of original programming yearly and leadership across deeply loved content genres, Discovery reaches viewers on all screens with TV Everywhere products, direct-to-consumer streaming services, digital-first and social content.
Disney Media Distribution
Disney Media Distribution is the distribution arm of The Walt Disney Company responsible for the licensing of branded and non-branded entertainment to all platforms in Asia Pacific including free-to-air, cable and satellite broadcasters, and mobile, broadband and VOD platforms. Its programme portfolio includes quality feature films, critically-acclaimed network television series, ABC news programming, the very best in animation and prestigious specials such as the Academy Awards.
FOX Networks Group Asia
FOX Networks Group Asia is News Corporation’s international multi-media business. We develop, produce and distribute 183 wholly – and majority-owned pay TV channels across Latin America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, in 35 languages. These networks and their related mobile, non-linear and high-definition extensions, reach over 300 million unique (875 million cumulative) subscribing households worldwide.
Singapore-based HBO Asia brings the best of Hollywood to Asia first due to its licensing deals with major Hollywood studios: Columbia/TriStar, Paramount Pictures, Universal Studios and Warner Bros. HBO Asia offers five commercial-free subscription movie channels – HBO, HBO SIGNATURE, HBO FAMILY, HBO HITS and CINEMAX – and a subscription video-on-demand service, HBO ON DEMAND. HBO is available in 22 countries throughout Asia.
NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. Comcast Corporation owns a controlling 51% interest in NBCUniversal, with GE holding a 49% stake.
Netflix has been leading the way for digital content since 1997. Netflix is the world’s leading internet entertainment service with 130 million memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.
now Broadband TV brings to you a totally new TV experience in sports, entertainment, movies and news & infotainment. We offer the most comprehensive world-class programmes using an a-la-carte pricing model. Customers can enjoy the flexibility of choosing mega sports events, blockbusters and other news and great entertainment programmes.
Scripps Networks Interactive
Scripps Networks Interactive is the international leader in lifestyle media with popular television and internet brands: Food Network, HGTV, FLN, Travel Channel, DIY Network, GAC, and the Cooking Channel. In addition to its US-based brands, Scripps Networks operates channels in India, the UK, Canada, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East, blending original content with localised programming to reach loyal and passionate audiences worldwide.
SES is a world-leading satellite operator, providing reliable and secure satellite communications solutions to broadcast, telecom, corporate and government customers worldwide. It owns and operates 53 geostationary satellites that are complemented by a network of teleports and offices located around the globe enabling customers to reach 99% of the world’s population.
STAR India, the leading media and entertainment company in India, has the highest reach among the country’s broadcasters, beaming to over 168 million people every week across India and over 65 countries across the globe. Its portfolio includes 32 channels in eight languages spanning the household brands STAR Plus, STAR One, STAR Gold, Channel [V], STAR Jalsha, STAR Pravah, STAR World, STAR Movies, STAR Utsav; along with the joint venture channels Asianet, Asianet Plus, STAR Vijay, Suvarna, STAR News, ESPN and STAR Sports.
TrueVisions – UBC is a subsidiary of True Corporation and is Thailand’s largest subscription-based television provider, delivering service via both cable and satellite networks with a country-wide network of sales agents. TrueVisions boasts a wide selection of home entertainment with 4-tiered packages and a special convergence TrueLife Free View package which is coupled with a TrueMove mobile phone subscription.
Turner International runs pay and free TV channels, as well as internet-based services, and is a commercial partner with various third-party media ventures. It teams with Warner Bros. and HBO to leverage Time Warner’s global reach. In Asia Pacific, brands include CNN International, CNNj, CNN, HLN, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Boomerang, POGO, Toonami, World Heritage Channel, Warner TV, Oh!K, TCM Turner Classic Movies, truTV, WB, MondoTV, TABI Channel and HBO in South Asia.
TV5MONDE is the only French general entertainment channel designed for the cable and satellite industry. It features films and series (subtitled in English), news, documentaries, entertainment programmes, kids programmes and sports. Available in more than 176 million households in 203 countries and territories, 24/7, TV5MONDE is watched by almost 25 million viewers per day and more than 73 million per week. TV5MONDE has 8 different television channels, one of them dedicated to Asia.
Viacom International Media Networks
Viacom International Media Networks (“VIMN”), a unit of Viacom Inc., is comprised of many of the world’s most popular multimedia entertainment brands, including MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET, non-premium Paramount branded channels, VH1, VIVA, MTVNHD, Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más , TMF (The Music Factory), COLORS and Game One.