Media Prima

Viki adds Malaysia scripted pack

International online video platform Viki has acquired nearly 100 hours of Malaysian scripted programming after a deal with Primeworks Distribution. The Rakuten-owned site will now exclusively offer popular Malaysian titles such as I Miss You 200% (Rindu Awak 200%), drama series Ariana Rose, and season one of Autumn in My Heart. The agreement marks the […]

Malaysian net buys Small World, Marble formats

Malaysian broadcaster Media Prima has bought family-themed series Japanizi and game show Splatalot after a pair of deals with Singaporean distributor Bomanbridge Media. The 40x30mins Japanizi is a version of the David Sidebotham-created format I Survived a Japanese Game Show in which contestants perform wacky tasks associated with Japanese studio shows over three elimination rounds. […]

News brief: Sky Vision wraps Asian deals

UK-based Sky Vision has sold around 100 hours of programming to Asian broadcasters. Discovery Networks Asia has bought primetime entertainment show 50 Ways to Kill Your Mammy, while Malaysia’s Media Prima took the UK and US versions of quiz Duck Quacks Don’t Echo. Thailand’s Thairat TV has bought a 51-hour package, OBS on Korea bought […]