Singapore/Taiwan : NBCUniversal International Networks (NBCUIN) today announced the launch of DreamWorks – the 24-hour channel dedicated to kids and family entertainment – on Taiwan Optical Platform (T.O.P), one of the nation’s leading cable operators. The announcement marks the network’s fourth carriage deal in Taiwan, in addition to existing operators including Chunghwa Telecom MOD, HYA Cable TV and Ta Yang Cable TV.
Available from today, the channel will be offered in English and Mandarin language options as part of the 冠軍套餐 package on Taiwan Optical Platform (Channel 207). Viewers can catch DreamWorks’ signature series Dragons: Race to the Edge from the critically acclaimed How to Train Your Dragon franchise; Trolls: The Beat Goes On! from the well-loved Trolls franchise; The Adventures of Puss in Boots from the Shrek franchise; and the Emmy® award-winning original series Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia from acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro on the channel.
“DreamWorks’ footprint across the region continues to expand as we announce a new partnership with T.O.P to extend DreamWorks’ entertainment to even more households across Taiwan,” said Christine Fellowes Managing Director, NBCUniversal International Networks, Asia Pacific. “With original content that appeals to Asia’s audiences, we are confident T.O.P subscribers will be captivated by DreamWorks’ award-winning animation series.”
“We are excited to embark on this partnership with DreamWorks to bring the best animation out there in the market onto our platform. T.O.P is dedicated to offering a wide variety of innovative content for our viewers and we are confident that DreamWorks and its award-winning series will appeal to viewers of all age groups.” added May Liao, President of T.O.P