Say “Annyeong!” to more Korean goodness on your screens. South Korean pay television network tvN has launched linear TV channels tvN Movies Pinoy and tvN Premium in partnership with Cignal TV.
tvN Movies Pinoy is a Tagalog-dubbed channel that brings the vibrant world of Korean films to Filipino audiences in their own language. This complements tvN Premium, a high-definition (HD) channel that features the latest Korean dramas and shows.
For Cignal subscribers, tvN Movies Pinoy is now available on channel 39, while tvN Premium replaces tvN Asia, now on channel 237. tvN Movies Pinoy is also available on Video-on-Demand (VOD) through Cignal TV’s streaming platform, Cignal Play.
Packed with a diverse range of movie genres, tvN Movies Pinoy offers Filipino audiences films featuring their favorite Korean stars including Hyun-bin, Son Ye-jin, D.O., Don Lee, Lee Byung-hun, and many more. Whether you enjoy romantic dramas, action-packed hits, or heartwarming comedies, this channel caters to your diverse tastes.
Get ready to enjoy the latest Korean films of 2023, including the tear-jerking story for pet lovers in My Puppy, starring Cha Tae-hyun and Yoo Yeon-seok. Catch the inspirational sports movie Countdown with veteran actor Jin Sun-Kyu, or the romantic comedy My Worst Neighbour featuring Lee Ji-hoon and Han Seung-yeon. Craving for some adrenaline rush? Don’t miss the detective thriller The Glorious My Revenge starring Heo Jun-seok and Nam Bo-ra.
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For laughs, you can watch the comedy Switch, a story about an identity switch between a top star and a commoner, starring A-list Korean actors Kwon Sang-woo and Lee Min-jung.
The partnership also brings Cignal TV subscribers tvN Premium, featuring the latest Korean dramas such as Not Others, which is based off a webtoon of the same title starring Jeon Hye-jin, Sooyoung (from SNSD), Ahn Jae-wook, and Park Sung-hoon.
“Movies are favorites among Filipinos. We are grateful to partner with Cignal TV to be first to bring tvN Movies to the Philippines,” Senior Vice President of CJ ENM Hong Kong Mickey Ong, said. “By dubbing the films in the local language, we appeal to a wider audience. Together with Korean dramas on tvN Premium, this is a surefire entertainment combo for everyone.”
Meanwhile, Cignal TV President and CEO Jane J. Basas shared that the addition of tvN Premium and tvN Movies Pinoy are consistent with Cignal’s commitment to give its subscribers the best options to choose from.
“This partnership allows us to offer them the latest Korean shows, and the best Korean films in Filipino,” she said.