APOS Spotlight: Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia


BALI: Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia operates five channels in the AsiaPac region.

AXN is an English general-entertainment channel; ONE is dedicated to Korean entertainment; and GEM provides the latest in drama, variety and comedy shows from Japan and other North Asian territories. Animax is the home of Japanese anime, while Sony Channel is the network for Hollywood dramas and comedies.

“Our priorities for 2016 include delivering a steady pipeline of compelling series that viewers want to watch and engage with,” says Hui Keng Ang, the senior VP and general manager of Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia. “This means partnering with our cable operators across Asia to support their digital platforms, while finding new ways to ignite conversations around our shows in the social sphere.”

“Content curation is both an art and a science, so we’ve been building our library with new and returning shows that are meaningful to our viewers,” Keng Ang continues.