MTV’s 2019 “VMAS” WILL TAKE PLACE MONDAY, AUGUST 26 AT 9PM ET/PT LIVE FROM NEW JERSEY’S PRUDENTIAL CENTERMTV will bring the 2019 “VMAs” to the Garden State for the first time ever, live on Monday, August 26 at 9pm ET/PT from Prudential Center. Music’s biggest stars and fans will celebrate the year’s most iconic videos with electrifying performances, viral moments and a new, first-of-its-kind immersive fan experience. In Asia, the 2019 “VMAs” will premiere on August 27 at 8am (WIB), 9am (SG/PH) and 10am (MY).
VIACOM INTERNATIONAL MEDIA NETWORKS RAMPS UP ORIGINAL CONTENT IN SOUTHEAST ASIAViacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), will be scaling up the development and production of original content for MTV, Comedy Central, Paramount Channel and Nickelodeon in Southeast Asia.
MTV PRESENTS MADONNA LIVE AND EXCLUSIVE: “MEDELLÍN” VIDEO WORLD PREMIEREMadonna will exclusively unveil the world premiere of her video and single “Medellín” with Maluma, during a globally televised MTV music event, “MTV Presents Madonna Live & Exclusive: ‘Medellín’ Video World Premiere,” on Wednesday, April 24. This will air on MTV Asia on Saturday, 27 April at 1.30pm (WIB) 2.30pm (SG/PH), and 3.30pm (MY). Catch other replays on Saturday 27 April on 10.20pm (WIB), 11.20pm (SG/PH) and 12.20am (28 April – MY); or Sunday 28 April at 9.30am (WIB), 10.30am (SG/PH) a...
MTV ASIA FIRES UP HIP HOP WITH ASIAN TWIST OF “YO! MTV RAPS”, PREMIERING 15 APRILHip hop fans in Asia have a lot to look forward to as MTV Asia’s “YO! MTV Raps” kicks off on 15 April to dish out tons of Asian attitude in an ultimate showcase of youth expression. A reboot of the iconic hip hop show “YO! MTV Raps”, the series has been crafted as a diverse linear and digital offering across all of MTV Asia’s platforms. The intent is singular — celebrate the explosion of hip hop culture through an Asian lens on music, fashion and lifestyle.
COMEDY CENTRAL TAKES THE #10YEARCHALLENGE A STEP FURTHER WITH THROWBACK EPISODES OF COMEDY CENTRAL SHOWS#10YearChallenge? Make that 20! Keep your eyes peeled for our programme line-up this So RETRO month of April, with the premiere of these Comedy Central smash hits! Seventies-inspired sketch-variety show, Important Things With Demetri Martin; satirical news show, Chocolate News; and animated series, Moonbeam City, are set to fill your weekly dose of humor with episodes airing from 8 April onwards.
MTV ASIA TO AIR ‘2019 ONE K CONCERT’ AS THE FIRST CABLE BROADCASTER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAMTV Asia will premiere the ‘2019 One K Concert’ as the first cable broadcaster of the concert in South-east Asia. To help as many fans as possible to get their dose of Kpop, Twitter will be MTV Asia’s exclu-sive social media partner to stream the concert to #KpopTwitter fans around the region. Over 20 Kpop stars lent their voices in this concert that signifies the message of ‘One Dream, One Korea, One World’, in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of a movement towards independence in Sout...
TAYLOR SWIFT, ARIANA GRANDE, ELLEN DEGENERES, ROBERT DOWNEY JR., SHAWN MENDES, ZENDAYA, NOAH CENTINEO, SELENA GOMEZ, JOEY KING, JACE NORMAN, JOJO SIWA, AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR, RIVERDALE AND MORE WIN BIG AT NICKELODEON’S KIDS’ CHOICE AWARDS 2019Chris Pratt, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Ellen DeGeneres, Adam Sandler, Robert Downey Jr., Shawn Mendes, Zendaya, Noah Centineo, Selena Gomez, Joey King, Jace Norman, JoJo Siwa, David Dobrik, Avengers: Infinity War, Riverdale and DJ Khaled were among those who won coveted orange blimps at Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2019 on Saturday, March 23. Hosted by music mogul DJ Khaled, the unpredictable and always messy awards show was held at USC’s Galen Center in Los Angeles, where kids celebr...
WILL SMITH, CHRIS PRATT, ARIANA GRANDE, ADAM SANDLER, JASON SUDEIKIS, NOAH CENTINEO, LANA CONDOR, JOEY KING, LIZA KOSHY, JOSH PECK, ISABELA MONER, EUGENIO DERBEZ, DAVID DOBRIK AND MORE SCHEDULED TO APPEAR AT NICKELODEON’S KIDS’ CHOICE AWARDS 2019Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2019, the biggest, slimiest party of the year for kids, will feature appearances from today’s most popular stars including: Ariana Grande, Adam Sandler, Chris Pratt, Jason Sudeikis, Noah Centineo, Lana Condor, Joey King, Liza Koshy, Paris Berelc, Caleb McLaughlin, Kiernan Shipka, Ally Brooke, Josh Peck, Lilly Singh and David Dobrik, along with cast members from Disney’s Aladdin (Will Smith, Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott), Shazam! (Zachary Levi, Asher Angel and...
NICKELODEON INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES KIDS’ CHOICE AWARDS 2019 GLOBAL SOCIAL SQUADNickelodeon International has teamed up with nine beloved creators representing seven countries to form the 2019 KCA Social Squad, which will transport fans around the world into all of the exclusive pre-event and Orange Carpet excitement leading up to the biggest, slimiest party of the year for kids: Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2019.
MTV UNVEILS 33 HIP HOP ARTISTS IN ASIAN EDITION OF “YO! MTV RAPS”MTV Asia revealed its line-up of 33 hip hop artists from 11 countries around the globe for the Asian edition of “YO! MTV Raps”. One of the most influential hip hop shows revived for fans in Asia, MTV Asia has curated a line-up from rising superstars to established rap icons to celebrate the explosion of hip hop culture across Asia. This series will air in Asia mid-April onwards, and promises to be a diverse, widely distributed linear and digital series across MTV Asia’s platforms.
MUSIC MOGUL DJ KHALED TO HOST THE ULTIMATE KIDS’ PARTY, NICKELODEON’S KIDS’ CHOICE AWARDS 2019, PREMIERES MONDAY, 25 MARCH IN ASIAMusic mogul DJ Khaled is set to host Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2019, the biggest, slimiest party of the year for kids, airing in Asia on Monday, 25 March at 5pm (WIB) and 6pm (MY, PH, SG), with a same-day encore at 9.30pm (SG). Catch the replay on Tuesday, 26 March at 11am (WIB), 12pm (MY) and 3pm (PH). The news, which also included this year’s nominees, was announced by Double Dare host Liza Koshy via a first-time Kids’ Choice Awards nomination livestream event across Nickelodeon’s Y...
GLOBAL DJ, PRODUCER AND MODEL, KIM LEE, AND SINGAPOREAN RAPPER AND SONGWRITER, YUNG RAJA TAPPED TO HOST ASIAN EDITION OF MTV’S “YO! MTV RAPS”MTV Asia announced that global DJ, producer and model, Kim Lee and Singaporean rapper and songwriter, Yung Raja will co-host the Asian edition of the legendary hip-hop franchise “YO! MTV Raps.”
FEBRUARY IS A HOOT WITH THE #CRAZYFUNNYASIANS OF COMEDY CENTRALComedy Central is welcoming a hilarious February with the spotlight on the craziest and funniest Asians in sketches, dramas, sitcoms and even docuseries! Break out the popcorn and stay tuned for not one, not two, but three new shows and a whole new season of The Family Law, as #crazyfunnyasians bring down the house.
MTV ASIA RIDES THE HALLYU WAVE BY PREMIERING ‘THE SHOW’ FOR THE FIRST TIME IN SOUTHEAST ASIAK-pop fans have reason to cheer – MTV Asia introduces ‘The Show’ to Southeast Asia for the first time! The variety music programme is a weekly series that will be aired live from South Korea and shown exclusively on MTV Asia in this region. Hosted by Jang Ye-eun from CLC and Jeno from NCT, and subtitled in English, it makes sure you stay on the pulse of what’s hot in K-pop. Check out performances by the latest chart-toppers, behind the scenes footage of K-pop artistes, and be a part of a glob...
COMEDY CENTRAL TAKES ON 2019 WITH #NOFILTER ENTERTAINMENT ON WEEKNIGHTSIt’s 2019 and Comedy Central is ringing in the new year guns a-blazing, to lighten up weeknights with unadulterated comedy gold from sketch to talkshow satires, right down to the funniest stand-up comedy this January. Your weeknights are about to get interesting, and we promise you there’s going to be #NOFILTER when these comedians take centrestage.
VIACOM INTERNATIONAL MEDIA NETWORKS FORMS ITS FIRST OTT LINEAR COLLABORATION IN MYANMAR WITH COOKIE TVViacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), today announced its first OTT linear collaboration with leading digital services provider Cookie TV in Myanmar. This will see the debut of MTV Asia, MTV LIVE HD and Nickelodeon on an OTT platform in the country. All three linear channels will be available on the Cookie TV app, in line with the official launch of the app today.
ILIMA-LEI MACFARLANE TO HEADLINE BELLATOR EVENT IN HAWAII WITH FLYWEIGHT TITLE DEFENSE AGAINST VALERIE LETOURNEAUThe Neal S. Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii will host the homecoming of Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (8-0), as she puts her undefeated record and Bellator women’s flyweight title on the line against No. 1 contender Valérie Létourneau (10-6) in the main event. The monumental event marks Bellator’s first trip to Hawaii and the first major MMA show to be held there since 2008.
VIACOM INTERNATIONAL MEDIA NETWORKS TOOK HOME ONE REGIONAL WIN AND FOUR NOMINATIONS AT THE INAUGURAL ASIAN ACADEMY CREATIVE AWARDSViacom International Media Networks (VIMN) announced MTV Asia took home the regional win for the Best Music and Dance Programme Award for its music special, YO! MTV Raps, at the inaugural Asian Academy Creative Awards.
VIACOM INTERNATIONAL MEDIA NETWORKS LAUNCHES A NEW MULTI-YEAR NICKELODEON PROGRAM IN KIDS’ ANIMATION WITH THE COMMUNICATION UNIVERSITY OF CHINA AND WELLCOME FOREFRONTBEIJING, 29 NOVEMBER 2018 – Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), today announced the launch of a new multi-year Nickelodeon Program in kids’ animation development, in collaboration with the Communication University of China (CUC). Supported by Wellcome Forefront (Beijing) Culture Media Corp, a VIMN licensing partner, the four-week 2018 academic program launches today and was marked by an opening ceremony at the university.
NICKELODEON ROLLS OUT HOLIDAY FUN FOR YOUR KIDS THIS DECEMBER (MALAYSIA)MALAYSIA, 30 NOVEMBER 2018 – This December, Nickelodeon has another exciting lineup of fun activities for kids and their families in Malaysia - from Christmas special that rounds up all the best festive episodes, live stage shows to Malaysia’s first Nickelodeon Playground!
NICKELODEON ROLLS OUT SOME HOLIDAY FUN FOR YOUR KIDS THIS DECEMBER (SINGAPORE)This December, Nickelodeon in Asia has another exciting lineup of fun activities for kids and their families in Singapore - from meet-and-greets with your favorite characters, Christmas special that rounds up all the best festive episodes and a brand new mobile app that will enable your preschool kids to learn and be entertained while on the go!
LEARN AND PLAY ON-THE-GO WITH THE NEW NICK JR. PLAY INTERACTIVE APP DESIGNED FOR PRESCHOOLERSNickelodeon has launched the Nick Jr. Play interactive app in Singapore today, with premium access through Singtel’s CAST OTT video portal app. Nick Jr. is Singapore’s number one pre-school kids’ Pay-TV channel.
“2018 MTV EMAs” HONORS ART OF MUSIC WITH 25TH GLOBAL MUSIC CELEBRATION FROM BILBAO, SPAINThe “2018 MTV EMAs” opened with badass females ruling the night. Nicki Minaj and Little Mix joined forces for an empowering performance of their collaboration “Woman Like Me.” Just before being joined onstage, Minaj shook the house with her new song “Good Form.” The “2018 MTV EMAs” will air live around the globe from Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Spain.
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