DreamWorks Channel Arrives in Indonesia


GLENDALE/JAKARTA: Following launches in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong, Indonesia becomes the fifth territory in Asia to debut the DreamWorks Channel.

A deal between PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia and DreamWorks Animation sees the channel broadcasting on UseeTV, an IPTV service from the Indihome triple-play service. The initial programming lineup includes DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge and Dinotrux, as well as All Hail King Julien, The Adventures of Puss in Boots, Dawn of the Croods and The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show. The channel also features the daily morning preschool block DreamWorks Junior, with such shows as Raa Raa the Noisy Lion and Guess with Jess.

“We’re pleased to welcome PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia to the DreamWorks Animation family,” said Eric Ellenbogen, co-head of international TV for DreamWorks Animation. “Telkom Indonesia is bringing all of our original series together in one amazing place for Indonesian families to enjoy whenever they want.”