The Garden Of Evening Mists Begins Filming In Malaysia

Astro Shaw and its partners HBO Asia and FINAS announced that filming has commenced for Tan Twan Eng’s award winning novel, The Garden of Evening Mists in various locations in Malaysia including the scenic landscapes of Cameron Highland’s famed tea plantations. Taiwanese award-winning filmmaker and director of The Garden of Evening Mists, Tom Lin presents…

HBO GO Now Available In Indonesia

HBO Asia announced today that their online streaming service, HBO GO, is now available in Indonesia to all First Media customers who are eligible HBO subscribers. In Asia, HBO GO is currently available in Hong Kong, Philippines and Singapore.

Production Has Begun For HBO Asia’s Brand New Original Period Drama Series “Grisse”

HBO Asia announced today that principal photography for the eight-part hour-long brand new original period drama, GRISSE, has begun. The English language series joins the expanding collection of HBO Asia Original productions produced by the network, further strengthening its commitment to producing more compelling and relevant local content for the Asian audience. The series is…

HBO Renews WESTWORLD For A Third Season

Following the show’s recent season-two premiere, HBO has renewed the Emmy®-winning drama series WESTWORLD for a third season, it was announced recently by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. “It’s been an extraordinary pleasure to work with the exceptionally talented Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, as well as their gifted cast and crew,” noted Bloys. “From…

HBO Asia Original Documentary “The Talwars: Behind Closed Doors” Wins Best Foreign Documentary Award At 7th China Academy Awards Of Documentary Film

HBO Asia’s first Original Documentary series, THE TALWARS: BEHIND CLOSED DOORS, won the Best Foreign Documentary Award at the 7th China Academy Awards of Documentary Film (CAADF) took place on 29 December 2017 in Beijing, China. The Awards were organised by the China Documentary Research Centre (CDRC) and hosted by the Communication University of China (CUC).

HBO Asia Celebrates 25th Anniversary With The Announcement Of An Exciting Lineup Of Asian Originals Premiering Soon

This year marks the 25th Anniversary of HBO Asia and the regional network is celebrating this milestone by bringing to Singapore ten regional and international talents and unveiling its plans to ramp up the number of HBO Asian Original productions scheduled to premiere in the coming years. Six projects were announced today and these productions will be…

HBO Asia Receives 3 Nominations At The 22nd Asian Television Awards

HBO Asia received 3 nominations for the upcoming 22nd Asian Television Awards 2017 in Singapore. The network’s first Mandarin Original series, THE TEENAGE PSYHIC (通靈少女), received 2 nominations and their very first returnable series, HALFWORLDS Season Two, received 1 nomination. The categories are: Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Chen Mu Yi (陳慕義) – THE TEENAGE PSYCHIC (通靈少女) Best Cinematography for THE TEENAGE PSYCHIC…

HBO Asia’s First Original Documentary “The Talwars: Behind Closed Doors” Premieres On November 26 Exclusively On HBO

HBO Asia’s first original documentary, THE TALWARS: BEHIND CLOSED DOORS is a gripping documentary that examines the double murder of a teenage girl and her family’s household servant in Noida, India, that quickly became one of India’s biggest murder mysteries, capturing worldwide attention. Produced in association with Star India, the four-part hour-long HBO Asia Original Documentary Series premieres on Sunday, November…

HBO Asia’s First Mandarin Original Series ‘The Teenage Psychic’ Receives 2 Wins At The 52nd Golden Bell Awards Including Best Mini-Series

HBO Asia’s first Mandarin Original series, THE TEENAGE PSYHIC, received 2 wins at the 52nd Annual Golden Bell Awards that was held in Taiwan today. The six hour-long-episode coming-of-age series has won in the following categories: Best Mini-Series (TV Movie) Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Mini-Series (TV Movie)  for Nana…