RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network has sealed a carriage deal which will bring the general entertainment channel, RTL CBS Entertainment HD, to Hong Kong on PCCW’s now TV platform. From February 10th, RTL CBS Entertainment HD will potentially reach over one million pay-TV households through now TV.
“We are delighted to bring the channel to viewers in Hong Kong and to partner with such an accomplished operator as now TV,” says Jonas Engwall, Chief Executive Officer, RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network. “Hong Kong is an important market where viewers demand high quality content and we are very happy to meet their expectations with our outstanding shows.”
The launch of RTL CBS Entertainment HD on now TV comes on the heels of the Channel’s recent programming announcement on bringing House of Cards Season 3 to viewers in the region on the same day as its US release.