Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (December 23, 2020) – TGV Cinemas has entered into a strategic partnership with Astro to bring their best live signature shows to the big screen. The exclusive partnership will feature 5 live signature shows and 1 series to be screened starting December 2020 and across 2021.
To start, the Astro slate of content will feature an exciting line up of crowd favourites as below:
1. “Sepahtu Reunion” (2020/2021) every Thursday from 24th December 2020
2. “Kampong Pisang Bersiri-siri” (2020) every Monday from 28th December 2020
3. “Muzikal Lawak Superstar 2” (2020) every Friday from 25th December 2020
4. “Suara Viral 2” (2021) commencement date to be confirmed
5. “Maharaja Lawak Mega” (2021) commencement date to be confirmed
6. “Big Stage” (2021) commencement date to be confirmed
“TGV is committed to offering our patrons entertainment experiences that extend beyond just movies, as a premium Malaysian cinema chain, we feel immensely proud to be given this opportunity to promote and showcase homegrown content from local producers and artists. We are looking forward to bringing the best of Malaysian entertainment to the big screen and are delighted to partner with Astro in this endeavor” says Mohit Bhargava, General Manager of Sales & Marketing of TGV Cinemas.
Agnes Rozario, Director of Content, Astro said, “We are excited to offer Malaysians this unique cinematic experience of our popular live signature shows and series on the big screen through this collaboration with TGV. We continue to remain open to creative arrangements with partners to further stimulate the local film industry.”
Astro signature shows and original series will be screened across a range of locations with discount pricing available for TGV MovieClub members and Astro customer and ticket prices starting from only RM12.
Commencing this week, you can enjoy your favourite shows at;
1. TGV Mesra Mall
2. TGV Bukit Mertajam
3. TGV Vivacity
4. TGV 1st Avenue
For those who prefer a complete peace-of-mind experience undisturbed by unfamiliar patrons, TGV also offers the option of booking out a private cinema for yourself and selected guests to enjoy any of the available Astro local content of your choice. Write in to us at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more about the enjoyment of entertainment in privacy.
For more information, visit www.tgv.com.my
About TGV Cinemas
At TGV, it’s not just about movies but a total entertainment experience – for all! We take pride in providing holistic family entertainment experiences since 1995. To date, we have helped create countless memories across all of our 37 locations and 295 screens nationwide.
We have developed a broad palette of entertainment offers to cover all occasions. Whether you need family fun, a great night out, a luxurious experience or an immersive cinematic adventure – you can have it all at TGV Cinemas.
About Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad
Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad (Astro) is Malaysia’s leading content and consumer company, serving 5.7 million or 74% of Malaysian households across our TV, radio, digital and commerce platforms.
As a trusted brand, Astro keeps Malaysians entertained and informed with a variety of vernacular, international and live sports content. In 2019, we elevated customer viewing experience by launching the Ultra Box, our latest 4K Ultra High Definition Set-top box with Cloud Recording, and introduced content broadband bundles to cater to customers’ needs. Our streaming service, Astro GO, allows its 1.7 million monthly active users to access their preferred content anytime, anywhere across multiple devices.
Astro Radio houses Malaysia’s highest-rated radio brands across all key languages, available on terrestrial with 15.7 million weekly listeners and on digital with 3.6 million monthly digital radio users. Our multilingual entertainment and lifestyle app, SYOK offers access to all our radio brands, as well as podcasts and original videos. Our digital brands host 13.4 million digital monthly unique visitors. With 8 million followers, Astro Awani is Malaysia’s No.1 news channel on social media. Go Shop, our home shopping and commerce business engages with 2.7 million shoppers.
As the leading movie producer in Malaysia, Astro is committed to raising the standard of local films with blockbusters such as “Hantu Kak Limah”, “BoBoiBoy Movie 2”, “Paskal”, “Polis Evo 2” and award-winning “The Garden of Evening Mists”. In FY20, Astro Shaw garnered 50% share of the local box office sales.
Astro was voted by consumers as Malaysia’s Brand of the Year and Platinum winner in Media Network category, and was inducted into the Putra Hall of Fame for its 10th consecutive win at the Putra Brand Awards 2019. Our foundation, Yayasan Astro Kasih advocates long-term impactful endeavours guided by its key pillars of lifelong learning, community development, sports and environment.