With this diverse and high-quality slate, Astro is focusing on premiering its latest local content offerings through the end of 2022 to early 2023 at its recent Astro Showcase Party today. Creating locally authentic content has been key to Astro’s success, with an aim of enhancing the quality, quantity and variety of local content available while strengthening Astro’s position as a leading local content producer.

Having said that, Astro customers can look forward to the premieres of these shows on TV, Astro GO and On Demand: popular variety shows 'All Together Now Malaysia 2', 'The Masked Singer 3'; latest drama series 'Jesnita'; local Tamil drama ‘Vengaiyan Magan’; Astro Originals productions such as 'One Cent Thief' and Chinese-language series, 'Lost & Found'. Malaysians can also look forward to cinema releases of films produced by Astro Shaw including popular superhero animation, 'Mechamato The Movie', ‘Didi & Friends The Movies’ and the return of popular action film, ‘Polis Evo 3’.

The Astro Showcase Party also entertained audiences with premium Astro Originals drama series, ‘One Cent Thief’ being flashed up on the KL Tower for a 5-minute special preview.

Azlin Reza Azmi, Vice President, Malay Channel Business, Astro, said, “We are proud to introduce the premiering content that will soon be available to Astro customers. We are excited to announce the returning seasons of two signature variety shows on Astro, 'All Together Now Malaysia 2' and 'The Masked Singer Malaysia 3'. Both reality shows have demonstrated their own strengths in keeping audiences tuned in to our platforms.”

'All Together Now Malaysia 2' offers more Malaysians the opportunity to showcase their hidden talents and fulfil their dreams, and will premiere on 11 December, every Sunday at 9pm on Astro Ria (Ch 104). The show will feature 50 popular celebrities and will be led by Datuk Syafinaz Selamat as the new Captain.

'The Masked Singer Malaysia 3' will liven up Friday nights from 23 December, on Astro Warna (Ch 107) with a concept that has already captivated audiences as they guess the singers behind the masks. This family friendly show encourages the spirit of togetherness among fans as they enjoy it together.

Meanwhile, drama ‘Jesnita’ on Astro Prima (Ch 105), also offers an exciting storyline and cast line up. Audiences can participate in and enjoy trending conversations on social media between fans. Additionally, Astro Originals premium drama series ‘One Cent Thief’ was the No. 1 viewers-choice drama On Demand, with 159K unique viewers recorded for the first four episodes.

"We are delighted to present fresh stories for audiences to continuously stream and enjoy at any time. Evidenced by the number of unique viewers and strong, positive response on social media, ‘One Cent Thief’ has proven to be on par with international content available On Demand,” said Raja Jastina Raja Arshad, Vice President, Malay Nusantara Business and Head of Astro Shaw, Astro.

Astro will also continue to strengthen the local box office with more big screen films slated for cinema release: 'Mechamato The Movie', premiering on 8 December; as well as ‘Didi & Friends The Movies’ and ‘Polis Evo 3’ in 2023.

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