Malaysia's HyppTV adds RTL CBS Extreme HD to its channel offer

Rebecca Hawkes | 17-04-2014

The RTL CBS Extreme HD channel will soon be available to subscribers of Malaysia's HyppTV the four-year-old IPTV network provided by Telekom Malaysia (TM).

The agreement with RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network will bring new action adventure programming, reality TV and extreme sports content to TM's UniFi customers from April.
Titles such as Dynamo: Magician Impossible, Red Bull Art of Motion, Red Bull Cliptomaniacs, and Red Bull Air Races will be available, and a new series, Criss Angel BeLIEve, will begin in June. Master illusionist Troy and the International Magician of the Year 2013, Cosentino, will be joined on the channel by CBS favourites including NCIS: Los Angeles and Hawaii Five-O.
"With the latest addition of RTL CBS Extreme HD on HyppTV, we now have among the best action packed content offering for our subscribers. Get your adrenaline pumping with the crime-busting action or be amazed with the illusions; we have it here on HyppTV," said Jeremy Kung, executive vice president of New Media, TM.
Jonas Engwall, chief executive officer, RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network, added: "RTL CBS Extreme's unique channel positioning and compelling mix of action series, extreme sports, action reality programmes, extreme factual programming and masters of illusion is a very strong programming proposition for our target audience."
HyppTV subscribers can watch the channel without extra charge until 30 April 2014. After that, it will be available on an la carte basis or as part of the HyppTV Mega Pack of 49 channels for RM50 a month.