Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), operator of the largest bouquet of pan-Asian channels dedicated to Asian entertainment, and MultiChoice Group, Africa’s leading entertainment company, announced today the launch of action movie channel KIX, on MultiChoice’s DStv. KIX will launch on DStv’s Premium, Compact Plus and Compact packages across Africa from 1 October 2020 at 19h00 CAT. The launch of KIX marks CTE’s first foray into Africa.
“We are very excited to be launching KIX on DStv in Africa with MultiChoice. Asian action entertainment has always resonated well with audience worldwide, and we are proud to work with MultiChoice to bring this popular genre to viewers in Africa. With KIX’s proven success in Asia, we are confident we can deliver the best of action movies to our African audience.” – Ofanny Choi, President of Celestial Tiger Entertainment
“We at MultiChoice are delighted to announce the launch of this brand-new channel KIX, a channel that will expand our viewers content slate, giving them more variety and entertainment. Our customers at the heart of everything we do and new collaborations such as this, help us expand their viewing experience,” – Yolisa Phahle, MultiChoice Group CEO for General Entertainment and Connected Video.
Action fans can enjoy a high-octane blend of martial arts, action and thriller movies from the East and West on KIX, all presented in English. Apart from the latest star-studded blockbuster premieres, KIX will also showcase never-seen-before movies from the various action genres, including kung fu classics from the legendary Shaw Brothers library, action comedies, adventure and fantasy action franchises, and action thrillers.
While fans of Asian action movies will see the legendary Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Donnie Yen and Bruce Lee in action, KIX also aims to present and delight viewers with movies featuring all other Asian action stars.
With all genres of action movies spanning from 1960s to the present day, KIX is a one-stop shop for all action movies entertainment throughout the years, with something for everyone. Viewers can now watch KIX and its catch-up programming anytime, anywhere, on DStv and DStv Now service!
KIX is available on channel 114, on MultiChoice’s DStv platforms across all Africa.