The Heat is On in La Union as AXN and Sony Channel Join LAbor UNION Festival 2017

PHILIPPINES (April 25, 2017) – This summer, AXN and Sony Channel bring all the high energy and excitement in the surfing capital of the north for LAbor UNION Festival 2017 from April 28-30, 2017, a three-day event which features a variety of sports and other fun-filled activities including performances from iconic Filipino artists. On April 29, take the challenge in the AXN Big Thrill, a beach obstacle course competition to be held on the Kahuna Beach Resort beachfront. In a test of agility and speed, participants tackle a series of…

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Sony Channel to Premiere “Better Late Than Never”

The Ultimate Travelogue Series Starring William Shatner, Henry Winkler, Terry Bradshaw and George Foreman Premieres April 2, Sundays at 8:00pm   PHILIPPINES (March 28, 2017) – The adventure of a lifetime for four celebrated men from across different genres kicks off in Tokyo on Sunday, April 2 with the premiere of the addictive new series “Better Late Than Never.” This fish-out-water travelogue series follows cultural icons Henry Winkler, William Shatner, Terry Bradshaw and George Foreman as they traverse Asia exploring different countries and cultures. With no schedule and no itinerary,…

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SONY CHANNEL UPS THE ANTE IN PRIMETIME VIEWING THIS MARCH WITH THE CAPTIVATING LEGAL DRAMA CHICAGO JUSTICE

Chicago Justice @ AXN

MARCH 8, WEDNESDAYS at 8:50PM WITH DOUBLE-EPISODE PREMIERE  SAME WEEK AS THE U.S. TELECAST   Philippines, February 23, 2017 – A new breed of legal heroes are on the rise to uphold the law at all times in the brand new legal drama, Chicago Justice, which premieres this March on Sony Channel. This fourth installment from executive producer Dick Wolf’s Chicago franchise stars Carl Weathers (Rocky) as State Attorney Mark Jefferies, Philip Winchester (Strike Back) as Assistant State Attorney Peter Stone, Jon Seda (Chicago P.D.) as Chief Investigator Antonio Dawson, Monica Barbaro (UnReal)…

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Howie Mandel HOSTS EXCITING NEW GAME SHOW TAKE IT ALL THIS FEBRUARY ON SONY CHANNEL

HOWIE MANDEL - Take It All

Philippines, February 15, 2016 – Host and executive producer Howie Mandel provides a modern twist to the popular holiday tradition of exchanging gifts in the exciting new game show Take It All on Sony Channel this February. In the show, each contestant selects and opens a package from an assortment of wrapped gifts containing hundreds of thousands of dollars in prizes, such as luxury cars, exotic trips, jewelry, and more. The next player then has to decide if he should steal the prize that’s already been opened or go for…

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EMOTIONS RUN HIGH IN THE COMPELLING MEDICAL DRAMA CHICAGO MED THIS FEBRUARY ON SONY CHANNEL

CHICAGO MED

Philippines, February 15, 2017 – Chicago Med, the compelling medical drama from executive producer Dick Wolf who also gave us Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D., airs this February on Sony Channel. Set in the emergency department of the Gaffney Chicago Medical Center, the city’s new state-of-the-art trauma center, this latest installment of the famed Chicago franchise revolves around the courageous team of doctors, nurses, and staff members who work together as they handle the most severe trauma cases every day to save patients’ lives. Under the leadership of tough-talking hospital…

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GEM launches Asia-wide search for singing talents for I Can Sing in Japanese!

Philippines, 9th December 2016 – Asian entertainment channel GEM is holding an online call to search for talented individuals in Asia who can sing in Japanese.  The winner of the search will represent GEM in Nippon Television Network Corporation (Nippon TV)’s singing competition show I Can Sing in Japanese! in Tokyo next year. Broadcast since 2011 in Japan, the prestigious program has attracted applicants from all over the world, including Denmark, Spain, and Jamaica amongst other countries.  The show is a platform for aspiring non-Japanese singers to showcase their talents…

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JANE THE VIRGIN SHOWS MORE OF HER LOVABLE ANTICS IN UPCOMING SEASON THIS OCTOBER ON SONY CHANNEL, OCTOBER 18 at 8:50 PM

PHILIPPINES (September 23, 2016)  —  Avid viewers of Jane the Virgin are surely in for a surprising treat when everybody’s favorite telenovela returns to Sony Channel for a third season this October. The new season begs an all-important question: Will Jane finally lose her virginity? And if she does, to whom? Will it be to her husband Michael (Brett Dier), who has loved her for a long time? To her boss Rafael (Justin Baldoni), who starts to have feelings for her? Or to Sam (Miles Gaston Villanueva), a childhood crush…

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MADAM SECRETARY’S NEW SEASON PROMISES MORE SURPRISING MYSTERIES THIS OCTOBER

PHILIPPINES (September 23, 2016) — There’s no telling what happens next in the latest installment of the highly charged political drama, Madam Secretary, when it premieres on October 6 on Sony Channel. The stakes get higher in the new season as office and home politics collide, making U.S. Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord’s (Tea Leoni) life more difficult. Despite her apolitical leanings, she contemplates in accepting the role of Vice President which was offered to her by President Conrad Dalton (Keith Carradine). Will she give up her current position to…

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CODE BLACK, SONY CHANNEL’S WELL-RATED MEDICAL DRAMA, RETURNS FOR A NEW SEASON THIS OCTOBER

PHILIPPINES (September 23, 2016) — Experience the continuing medical drama as it unfolds in every tense-filled episode of Code Black in its second season starting October 5 on Sony Channel. In the busiest emergency room in the country, ER Director Dr. Leanne Rorish (Marcia Gay Harden), her fellow resident physicians and interns brave the lack of manpower and meager resources to muster enough courage in handling seemingly insurmountable odds which they face on a daily basis to assist patients with the most serious injuries. This season, Emmy and Golden Globe…

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ENJOY ROFLing SUNDAYS ON SONY CHANNEL THIS CHEERY MONTH OF AUGUST

Philippines, 5 August 2016 – This August, Roll On the Floor Laughing when you laugh out loud as Sony Channel brings you three of today’s outrageous comedies on prime time television. Your Sundays will never be the same again when you enjoy your weekends in roaring laughter as Sony Channel tickles your funny bones with series that start your week on a happy note, beginning with the premiere of the brand new comedy Truth Be Told, and the second seasons of Playing House and Odd Mom Out.   ODD MOM…

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MEDICAL SERIES SET IN A WORLD OF CRIME AND MYSTERY ENTHRALLS VIEWERS WITH ITS DARK CHARM

  Philippines, August 5 –Phenomenal TV series Body of Proof proves to be a masterful piece of work which mesmerizes viewers with the shadowy appeal of each episode. Dr. Megan Hunt was the head neurosurgeon at a Philadelphia hospital. She eventually lost her job due to an unfortunate accident which caused her to have paresthesia, a condition brought about by severe nerve damage and which brings about tingling and numbness to her hands. Without prior awareness of the condition, she performed an operation in which the patient died. After a…

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SEASON 12 OF TOP CHEF OOZES WITH GASTRONOMIC INDULGENCES

Philippines, May 23 –Top Chef Season 12 gives culinary competition shows another take at exquisite dish preparation and race for the gold. Sixteen candidates compete for first place as they are presented with numerous challenges including Quick Fire Sudden Death challenge wherein the winner is immune from elimination on the next round. Follow them as they make their way through obstacles that test not just their cooking prowess but also their personal backgrounds and reservations. Padma Lakshmi returns as Top Chef judge and host, sharing her glamour and taste as…

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MEDICAL DRAMA SHINES A DIFFERENT KIND OF LIGHT ON HOSPITAL WORK LIFE

Philippines, May 23 – The Night Shift, a medical drama highlighting the lives of the doctors and nurses at San Antonio Memorial, is premiering its 3rd season, and the crew is navigating wildly different paths. Relationships are changing, new doctors are arriving and everyone is looking at their lives from a fresh perspective. As TC and Jordan still struggle with the line between their personal and professional relationship, our heroes throw themselves into their life-saving work. Newlywed Drew Alister (Brendan Fehr) is now stationed in Afghanistan, where he meets the…

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Sony Channel: NEW COMEDY INVOLVES TWO BEST FRIENDS AND A BABY

Philippines, May 23 – New comedy series Playing House revolves around the lives of two women who try to live their daily lives with one significant thing in common: a baby! Emma Crawford and Maggie Caruso have been best friends since they were young. When Maggie finds out that her husband is cheating on her with another woman over the internet, she looks for Emma’s emotional support.  Emma leaves her budding career in China to be with her best friend. Together, they take care of Maggie’s newborn baby, Charlotte, while…

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LAUGH OUT LOUD AS SONY CHANNEL PREMIERES TWO NEW SHOWS ON ROFLing SUNDAYS

Philippines (May 3, 2016) – Sony Channel, the home of Hollywood’s entertainment, has added two new comedy shows for this merry month of May:  CROWDED and SUPERSTORE. CROWDED: Premieres Sunday, May 8 at 8:30pm Taking its place alongside comedy series Dr. Ken on ROFLing Sunday nights, CROWDED follows married couple Mike and Martina Moore who are excited to settle into their new life as empty-nesters. But not all goes to plan and chaos ensues as their two daughters unexpectedly return home to figure out their lives and Mike’s parents decide…

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