Fox International Channels (FIC) has closed a deal with Malaysian IPTV service HyppTV for carriage of SCM, FIC’s flagship Chinese movies channel. This marks the channel’s entry into Malaysia and joins a portfolio of FIC channels already carried on HyppTV. SCM will available as part of HyppTV’s Mega Pack, Ruby Pack and also on a la carte basis, channel 228.
SCM is currently already available in nearly 5.5 million homes around the world, including in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the USA.
Commenting on SCM’s entry into Malaysia, Cora Yim, Senior Vice President of Chinese Entertainment and Territory Head of Hong Kong at FIC said, “We are pleased to be working with a great partner like HyppTV to bring fantastic blockbuster Chinese films to TV viewers in Malaysia. Demand for high quality Chinese content continues to grow worldwide and we see the same trend in Malaysia. We look forward to working with HyppTVto cater to this demand and grow the market together.”