StarHub TV to add RTL CBS Entertainment HD, Extreme HD to bouquet

Rebecca Hawkes | 23 May 2014

Singapore pay-TV operator StarHub TV is adding RTL CBS Entertainment HD and RTL CBS Extreme HD to its platform from 26 May 2014, bringing viewers a raft of US TV drama and action content.
In addition to the award-winning political drama, House of Cards, which stars Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright, RTL CBS Entertainment also airs The Millers (Will Arnett, Jayma Mays), Elementary (Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu), Under the Dome (Dean Norris, Rachelle Lefevre), All-Star Celebrity Apprentice, America's Got Talent, Entertainment Tonight and the Late Show with David Letterman.

Shows on the male-skewed action entertainment channel, RTL CBS Extreme HD, include Cosentino International Magician of the Year 2013; Dynamo: Magician Impossible, Criss Angel: BeLIEve, Red Bull Air Race World Championship, Cliptomaniacs, Fear Factor, Hawaii 5-0 and NCIS: Los Angeles.

"With StarHub's reach, more Singapore viewers will now be able to watch the outstanding programmes on our channels," said Jonas Engwall, chief executive officer, RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network. "Singapore is an important market where viewers demand high quality content and we're very happy to now have full coverage in the country."

StarHub TV is set to launch its on-demand and StarHub TV anywhere services in the third quarter of 2014, making its content even more widely available to subscribers.

The channels will be available without extra charge from launch until 31 July 2014, after which they will be available on the Entertainment Basic HD Upsize and Lifestyle Basic HD Upsize respectively.