Now Jelli Lands On Singtel TV
Singtel TV has added Now Jelli, a Chinese-language channel jointly owned by PCCW and Jiangsu Broadcasting, to its Asian entertainment tier.
From tomorrow, Now Jelli will be part of Singtel TV’s Jingxuan Starter pack, which also added Japanese entertainment channel Gem, a JV between Sony and Nippon TV, at the beginning of the month.
Now Jelli, which made its debut in May 2015, is also on air in Hong Kong, on PCCW’s Now TV, and in Malaysia, on TM’s HyppTV.
Press release in full below:
Singtel TV Expands Asian Entertainment Line-Up With Now Jelli
Singapore, 4 August, 2016 – Singtel TV viewers can look forward to even more exciting Asian entertainment with the launch of Now Jelli (HD) on Singtel TV Channel 512 on 5 August 2016.
Available only on Singtel TV, Now Jelli (HD) is a Chinese-language entertainment channel jointly operated by Now TV and Jiangsu Broadcasting Corporation. The channel brings together the best Chinese entertainment programmes featuring top celebrities from China, Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong, such as reality shows, game shows, singing competitions and concerts. Now Jelli’s programming line-up includes Auv Nana, Charming Daddy, Frozen Miracle, Let’s Go Together and King of Masked Singers 2. Fans of music reality shows can also look forward to the highly anticipated Heroes of Remix, China’s first-ever variety programme that features electronic dance music, with well-known singers such as Wang Leehom, PSY and Harlem Yu as mentors.
Mr Goh Seow Eng, Managing Director, Home, Consumer Singapore, Singtel said, “We are delighted to be the first to bring Now Jelli to Singapore as we focus on expanding our range of entertainment channels to give Singtel TV customers more choices and the best viewing experience. Now Jelli’s exciting line-up of Chinese-language programmes will provide endless hours of fun and entertainment that will certainly be a hit with customers.”
Ms Janice Lee, Managing Director of PCCW Media Group said, “We are thrilled to work with Singtel TV to bring in more top Chinese variety shows for Singapore viewers. We are committed to offering more quality choices and making Now Jelli a premium Chinese entertainment destination for audience in the region.”
Now Jelli (HD) is part of the Singtel TV Jingxuan Starter pack and will be available for free preview to all Singtel TV subscribers from 5 August to 1 September 2016. The channel can also be accessed through the Singtel TV companion app, Singtel TV GO.
Singtel TV has been constantly working to expanding its range of top-notch cable television channels. Recent channel launches include Sony’s GEM on Singtel TV Channel 519, which features first-run and exclusive dramas, comedies and variety entertainment shows from Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and China. The programming includes prime-time dramas within the same week of broadcast in Japan like Your Home is My Business, Because of Love and Lost ID.
Singtel TV customers can enjoy programmes from over 200 channels from different genres such as Disney Channel (HD), Nickelodeon Asia HD, Discovery Channel (HD), National Geographic Channel HD, WAKUWAKU JAPAN (HD), ONE HD and Singtel TV’s very own Jia Le Channel (HD).