Encompass Digital Media, the global technology services company that delivers end-to-end video solutions to television networks, broadcasters, sports leagues and OTT service providers, and Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE) have signed an agreement to extend their current arrangement covering playout, media management and transmission services from Encompass’ facility in Singapore.
Headquartered in Hong Kong, CTE operates a bouquet of pay television services, including Celestial Movies; the Kix action-entertainment channel; Miao Mi, the Mandarin edutainment channel for pre-schoolers; and Thrill, Asia’s first regional horror, thriller and suspense movie channel. All of CTE’s channel brands are available as linear, on-demand and over-the-top services. CTE also produces original production for its bouquet of channels.
“Encompass has been a valued partner of Celestial Tiger Entertainment for many years,” states Ofanny Choi, President of CTE. “The CTE team continues to produce and deliver some of the most innovative content and brands across the region, so it is crucial to know that our channels and services can be trusted with a globally established service provider like Encompass.”
“We are very happy to continue our relationship with the team at Celestial Tiger Entertainment,” comments Marc Bruce, Encompass Managing Director, APAC. “Given CTE’s focus to create and entertain their audience with compelling content across Asia and beyond, we’re thrilled to provide the regional expertise needed to manage and deliver their services across a number of markets.”