Singapore : NBCUniversal International Networks (NBCUIN) today announced a new carriage deal for DreamWorks – the 24-hour, HD channel dedicated to kids and family entertainment – with Taiwan Broadband Communications (TBC) – one of the leading multi-system cable operators – in Taiwan. The announcement marks DreamWorks’ fifth carriage deal in Taiwan, in addition to existing operators including Chunghwa Telecom MOD, HYA Cable TV, Ta Yang Cable TV and Taiwan Optical Platform.
Available from today, the channel will be offered in English and Mandarin language options as part of the Deluxe Movie Pack package on Taiwan Broadband Communications (Channel 202). Viewers can catch DreamWorks’ signature series Dragons: Race to the Edge from the critically acclaimed How to Train Your Dragon franchise; Trolls: The Beat Goes On! from the well-loved Trolls franchise; The Adventures of Puss in Boots from the Shrek franchise; and the Emmy® award-winning original series Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia from acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro on the channel.
“We are excited to extend DreamWorks’ reach across the region as we announce a new partnership with Taiwan Broadband Communications, bringing DreamWorks’ entertainment to even more households across Taiwan,” said Christine Fellowes, Managing Director, NBCUniversal International Networks, Asia Pacific. “With a range of award-winning content and original series on the channel, TBC’s’ subscribers will enjoy a variety of entertainment experiences for the whole family on DreamWorks’.”
“We are really excited to have DreamWorks in our line-up and to bring all the fun DreamWorks characters to our subscribers’ living room.” added Mr. Peter Pan, Senior Vice President, Content Department, Taiwan Broadband Communications