Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), operator of the largest bouquet of pan-Asian channels dedicated to Asian entertainment, and MultiChoice Group, Africa’s leading entertainment company, have announced the launch of action movie channel KIX, on MultiChoice’s DStv.
KIX will launch on DStv’s Premium, Compact Plus and Compact packages across Africa from 1st October 2020 at 19h00 CAT, increasing DStv movie channels. The launch of KIX marks CTE’s first foray into Africa.
“We are very excited to be launching KIX on DStv in Africa with MultiChoice,” said Ofanny Choi, President of Celestial Tiger Entertainment.
“Asian action entertainment has always resonated well with audience worldwide, and we are proud to work with MultiChoice to bring this popular genre to viewers in Africa. With KIX’s proven success in Asia, we are confident we can deliver the best of action movies to our African audience.”
Ms Nancy Matimu, Managing Director Multichoice Kenya, said KIX will expand viewers’ content slate, giving them more variety and entertainment. “Our customers are at the heart of everything we do and new collaborations such as this help us expand their viewing experience” said Ms Matimu.
DStv movie channels fans will enjoy a high octane blend of martial arts, action and thriller movies from the East and West on KIX, all presented in English.
Apart from the latest star-studded blockbuster premieres, KIX will also showcase never-seen-before movies from the various action genres, including kung fu classics from the legendary Shaw Brothers library, action comedies, adventure and fantasy action franchises, and action thrillers.
While fans of Asian action movies will see the legendary Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Donnie Yen and Bruce Lee in action, KIX also aims to present and delight viewers with movies featuring all other Asian action stars.
With all genres of action movies spanning from 1960s to the present day, KIX is a one-stop-shop for all action movies entertainment throughout the years, with something for everyone. Viewers can now watch KIX and its catch up programming anytime, anywhere, on DStv and DStv Now service.
KIX is available on channel 114, on MultiChoice’s DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact packages across the continent.
In addition to DStv, KIX is also available on MultiChoice’s Showmax service starting 2nd October 2020, with 30 action-packed titles being offered on-demand every month.