Celestial Movies

Channel Profile: 
Owned by / Company: 

Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE) is a diversified media company dedicated to entertaining audiences in Asia and beyond. The company operates a powerful bouquet of distinct pay television channel brands: CELESTIAL MOVIES, CELESTIAL CLASSIC MOVIES, cHK, KIX and THRILL. CTE is also the exclusive distributor for Hollywood studio Lionsgate in Greater China and Southeast Asia, and represents Lionsgate’s television content and feature film library in Japan and Korea. In addition, CTE produces original content which complements its channels business.

Summary: 

CELESTIAL MOVIES (CM) is the premier 24-hour Chinese movie service in Asia and beyond, offering viewers the biggest stars and the biggest blockbusters.

Profile: 

CELESTIAL MOVIES (CM) is the premier 24-hour Chinese movie service in Asia and beyond, offering viewers the biggest stars and the biggest blockbusters. With more content partnerships with the top Chinese and Hong Kong movie studios than any other Chinese movie channel in the world, only CM can offer you the most blockbusters on one channel. You can also watch the latest Chinese blockbusters and your favorite Chinese superstars, such as Jackie Chan, Andy Lau, Jet Li, Stephen Chow, and Donnie Yen, on CELESTIAL MOVIES HD and CELESTIAL MOVIES ON DEMAND.

Target audience: 

CELESTIAL MOVIES, cHK, KIX, and Thrill target adults 18-45.

Channel distribution in Asia: 

Together, CM and CCM are the most widely distributed Chinese movie channels in the world. The channels’ reach includes China, Macau, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Palau, Brunei, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia and Australia. KIX and Thrill are currently carried by most of the major operators in Southeast Asia and Hong Kong. cHK is carried in Singapore.

Content: 

CM offers movie lovers the latest Chinese blockbusters first and exclusively by securing output deals with the top Chinese movie studios/distributors including Emperor Motion Pictures, Media Asia Distribution Co., Ltd., Distribution Workshop (HK) Limited, Mega-Vision Project Workshop Limited and Universe Entertainment Limited, more than any other Chinese movie channel in the world.

Advertising/sponsorship: 

The single most important influence on Asia’s TV industry in the next 12 months will be...

"Understanding and adapting to local tastes is the key to success in the near future. That is why our made-in-Asia channels will continue to bring a slate of unparalleled, high quality Asian entertainment first and exclusively to our audiences across Asia.” 
Todd Miller, Chief Executive Officer

Who's who: 

Todd Miller Chief Executive Officer
Ed Stansfield Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President, Business Development
Ofanny Choi Executive Vice President, TV Networks
Andy Chang Senior Vice President, Marketing
Sylvia Noronha General Counsel
Annie Chan Director, Affiliate Sales
Mickey Ong Director, Affiliate Sales

Advertising Sales: 

Nadia Hwang
Vice President, Advertising Sales
E: nadia.hwang@celestialtiger.com

Address: 

16/F, Kwun Tong Harbour Plaza,
182 Wai Yip Street, Kwun Tong,
Hong Kong
T: +852 2239 6000
F: +852 2304 7796
W: www.celestialtiger.com
E : distribution@celestialtiger.com

Date: 

2 February 2015