2016 “MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS” RIHANNA TO RECEIVE MICHAEL JACKSON VIDEO VANGUARD AWARD MONDAY, 29 AUGUST AT 8AM (TH/WIB) AND 9AM (MY/PH/SG) ON MTVSINGAPORE, 12 AUGUST 2016 – The “MTV Video Music Awards” will bestow Rihanna with its highest honour, the “Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award,” for her decade-long impact on music, pop culture, fashion, film and philanthropy. Rihanna will perform during the ceremony LIVE on MTV from New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden on Monday, 29 August at 8am (TH/WIB) and 9am (MY/PH/SG). The show will air on MTV LIVE HD on Tuesday, 30 August at 7.30pm (TH/WIB) and 8.30pm (HK/MY/PH/SG).
EXPERIENCE THE BEST AND FUNNIEST NICKELODEON CONTENT WITH THE FIRST-IN-SINGAPORE LAUNCH OF THE EMMY AWARD-WINNING NICKELODEON PLAY APPGet your tablets and phones out because play just got bigger with Nickelodeon! Nickelodeon today announced the Singapore premiere of the Nickelodeon Play app through its collaboration with Singtel. The Emmy* award-winning app is now available for free download as "Nickelodeon Play" from the App Store, Google Play, and can be accessed via the “Kids Pack” section of Singtel’s newly launched Cast app.
VIACOM INTERNATIONAL MEDIA NETWORKS AIRS A NEW MTV BRANDED BLOCK IN THE PHILIPPINES WITH FREE-TO-AIR BROADCASTER TV5 NETWORK INC.PHILIPPINES, 25 JULY 2016 - Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Asia, a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), today announced the launch of a new weekend MTV branded block, which started airing in the Philippines on 16 July 2016 with free-to-air broadcaster, TV5 Network Inc.
THE "2016 NICKELODEON SLIME CUP" CONTINUES AS THE TEAMS COMPETE FOR GOOEY GREEN GLORY IN THE SLIME CUP GAMES, AIRING 1 AUGUST AT 3PM (TH/WIB), 4PM (HK/MY/SG) AND 4.30PM (PH) ON NICKELODEON!Tune in on 25 July at 5.30PM (TH/WIB), 6.30PM (HK/MY/SG) and 7PM (PH) to Go Behind the Scenes with the Orange Carpet Special Edition: Slime Cup, and Join the Fun Online at www.slimecup.com
IT’S NO JOKE! COMEDY CENTRAL PREMIERES FIRST ASIA ORIGINAL STAND-UP SERIES ON TUESDAY, 23 AUGUSTMALAYSIA, 20 JULY 2016 – Get ready to LOL, LMAO and ROFL! Comedy Central will launch its first Asian original stand-up series Comedy Central Stand-up, Asia! on Tuesday, 23 August at 7.55pm (TH/WIB), 8.55pm (HK/PH/SG/TW) and 9.55pm (MY). Comedy Central Stand-up, Asia! is an eight-part short series produced by Comedy Central Asia in collaboration with comedy entertainment company LOL Events in Malaysia. Featuring the most diverse and extended line up of 24 popular Asian comedic acts from the re...
VIACOM INTERNATIONAL MEDIA NETWORKS TO DEBUT A NEW NICKELODEON BRANDED BLOCK THROUGH A COLLABORATION WITH INTERNATIONAL MEDIA CORP’S YOUTV CHANNEL IN VIETNAMSINGAPORE/ VIETNAM, 18 JULY 2016 - Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Asia, a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), today announced an expanded collaboration with Vietnamese multimedia communication group, International Media Corp (IMC), to launch the first Nickelodeon branded block on IMC’s YouTV channel in Vietnam.
DON’T MISS THE FIRST OF TWO TELEVISED WEEKLONG 2016 NICKELODEON SLIME CUP EVENTSGet ready to cheer on your favourite Nickelodeon stars as the 2016 Nickelodeon Slime Cup kicks off with “The Slime Cup Totally Awesome Team Choosing Challenge” premiering on 18th July at 4.30pm (TH/WIB) and 5.30pm (HK/MY/PH/SG) on Nickelodeon. This four-day on-air event features hour-long specials with host Kel Mitchell (Game Shakers) and sixteen of Nickelodeon’s live-action stars who, one by one, will be sorted into Teams Blue, Purple, Red or Yellow to compete for the Slime Cup trophy.
SpongeBob SquarePants and Friends Join Ocean Park Summer Splash Offering Immersive Cooling Attractions, Themed Dishes & Lakeside BBQThe annual Ocean Park Summer Splash is set to immerse the city from 1 July to 28 August in water fun with a galore of exhilarating water-themed attractions, scrumptious dishes and “Get Closer to the Animals” activities. Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants and his friends Patrick Star, Squidward Tentacles and Mr. Krabs are visiting from Bikini Bottom to engage with guests and fans from all over the world in the city’s first-ever SpongeBob Water Party.
COMEDY CENTRAL ROLLS OUT THE RED CARPET FOR COMEDY SERIES "ALMOST ROYAL" PREMIERING 14 JULY IN ASIASINGAPORE, 28 JUNE 2016 - Just a hop, skip and a jump away from the throne, siblings Georgie (Ed Gamble) and Poppy Carlton (Amy Hoggart) were born into a life of privilege, splendour and royalty…almost. Comedy Central is set to debut both seasons of comedy series, Almost Royal in Asia, which follows the two young (practically Royal) British aristocrats as they venture outside the palace and across the pond on their first trip to the U.S., where they interact with real-life, unsuspecting ever...
"MTV MUSIC EVOLUTION MANILA" UNLEASHES POP ENERGY ON ITS SECOND YEAR IN THE PHILIPPINES25 JUNE 2016, MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Over 26,000 music fans moved to the same explosive dance beats at the SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds on 24 June 2016 for one of the biggest nights of the year in Manila – MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016. The one-night only outdoor live music event hit an all-time temperature high with a stellar line-up of international and local acts who ignited the stage in celebration of iconic and contemporary pop music with a dance influence.
Viacom Expands Direct-to-Consumer Offering with International Launch of BET PlaySINGAPORE, 23 JUNE 2016 – Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) today announced the launch of BET Play, Viacom’s first-ever direct-to-consumer, subscription video on demand (SVOD) application for the adult audience, giving fans in 100 countries direct mobile access to BET’s signature award shows, current and classic television series, documentaries, standup comedy, entertainment news and legendary musical performances.
RALLY THE FAMILY TROOPS AS NICKELODEON SLIME CUP RETURNS FOR ITS FOURTH YEAR AND BIGGER THAN EVERSINGAPORE, 22 JUNE 2016 – Rally the family troops! Nickelodeon Slime Cup is back in Singapore for the fourth time and bigger than ever! Presented by Singtel TV along with sponsor Pilot Pen and partner Polar Puffs & Cakes, the two-day free-entry event will be held at City Square Mall, the event’s venue sponsor on Saturday, 16 July and Sunday, 17 July 2016.
THE BROTHERS GREEN ARE BACK FOR A SECOND SEASON OF BROTHERS GREEN: EATS! ON MTV COOKING UP EXCITEMENT AROUND THE WORLDSINGAPORE, 14 JUNE 2016 - Brooklyn-based brothers Mike and Josh Greenfield are back for a second season of their popular food adventure series Brothers Green: EATS! which will premiere on MTV on Monday, 4 July at 6.30pm (TH/WIB), 7.30pm (SG) and 8.30pm (MY). It debuts in the Philippines on Wednesday, 6 July at 12am. The half-hour MTV show follows the brothers as they draw culinary inspiration from people and cities around the world.
IT’S TIME TO HASSLE “THE HOFF” THIS JUNE WITH COMEDY CENTRALSINGAPORE, 9 JUNE 2016 – Psst, Hoff the record, we are telling you – “The Hoff” David Hasselhoff is back! This June, get ready for a hoff-fully good time in the rudest, raunchiest television event on Comedy Central, Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff which premieres in Asia on Wednesday, 29 June at 8.25pm (TH/WIB), 9.25pm (HK/PH/SG/TW) and 10.25pm (MY). Taped in 2010, Hasselhoff’s colourful life provides lots of fodder for a good old Roast like no other.
MTV MUSIC EVOLUTION MANILA 2016 COMPLETES STELLAR LINEUP WITH FAR EAST MOVEMENT AND GARY V FEAT. GAB VALENCIANOPHILIPPINES, 8 JUNE 2016 – MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016 has completed its line-up with the addition of two more stellar acts set to celebrate pop music like never before on 24 June 2016 at SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds. MTV revealed today L.A.-grown electric dance trio Far East Movement and Philippine pop superstar father and son-tandem Gary V feat. Gab Valenciano will join the roster of talents for the award-winning* MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016. They are slated to set the stage abla...
NICKELODEON AMPS UP THE ACTION WITH NEW PAW PATROL PUPS TAKE FLIGHT APP AND TEAMS UP WITH LUDIA TO LAUNCH TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: LEGENDSSINGAPORE, 7 JUNE 2016 – Nickelodeon is taking action-packed adventure to a whole new level with the global launch of its new PAW Patrol Pups Take Flight app. The kids and family entertainment brand has also teamed up with video game company Ludia to bring the all-new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends app to fans worldwide (except in Japan and China). Fans can now download both apps from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
BIGGER AND BOLDER: ALOFT IGNITES MUSIC SCENE WITH THIRD ANNUAL "PROJECT ALOFT STAR, AMPLIFIED BY MTV" IN ASIA PACIFICMALAYSIA, SINGAPORE, 6 JUNE 2016 – Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ cutting-edge Aloft® brand today announced the launch of Asia Pacific’s third Project Aloft Star, amplified by MTV. Building on the success over the past two years, the music talent discovery competition returns bigger and bolder - expanding the competition to Taiwan and South Korea. Amplified by the collaboration with global youth brand MTV and Aloft, the competition will identify and support the hottest emerging music acts through...
BEBE REXHA AND APINK ADDED TO SIZZLE UP THE PERFORMERS LINE-UP FOR MTV MUSIC EVOLUTION MANILA 2016PHILIPPINES, 25 MAY 2016 – Bring out the coolers because this year’s summer heat is about to hit an all-time high in Manila! MTV revealed today, Billboard Hot 100 artist, American singer-songwriter Bebe Rexha and Korea’s favourite K-pop idol female group, Apink will sizzle up the award-winning* MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016 at SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds on Friday, 24 June 2016. The female acts will join the performers’ line-up already comprised of iconic international pop band and prol...
WHAT DO YOU GET WHEN YOU PUT 10 SISTERS AND A BROTHER TOGETHER? "THE LOUD HOUSE" PREMIERES ON NICKELODEON IN ASIA ON MONDAY, 30 MAYSINGAPORE, 3 MAY 2016 - 10 sisters and one brother bring a whole lot of havoc in Nickelodeon’s new original animated comedy series, The Loud House. The series features Lincoln Loud and his 10 sisters as he gives an inside look at what it takes to survive the chaos of a huge family. The Loud House opens its doors on weekdays starting Monday, 30 May at 5pm (WIB), 5.30pm (TH), 6pm (MY/PH) and 6.30pm (HK/SG/TW), with a sneak peek on Friday, 20 May at 5.15pm (WIB), 5.30pm (TH), 5.45pm (PH), 6.15pm...
VIACOM INTERNATIONAL MEDIA NETWORKS TO ADD THREE NEW ASIA ORIGINAL COMMISSIONS FOR MTV AND COMEDY CENTRAL TO DEBUT ITS 1ST ASIA ORIGINAL FOR COMEDY CENTRALBALI, 28 APRIL 2016 - Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Asia, a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), today announced it will add three new Asia original commissions for MTV and Comedy Central. In August, it will air its first Asia original for Comedy Central Asia, Comedy Central Presents Stand-up Asia, and two new MTV programs – a music video dance show Ok Danceoke, and a regional artist monthly, MTV ASIA SPOTLIGHT.
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