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RTL-CBS Launches Channels On LeTV

Hong Kong – RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network and Letv today announced a carriage deal that expands Letv’s current offerings with the inclusion of RTL CBS Entertainment HD channel and RTL CBS Extreme HD on its platform. Both channels will be available on 15 October packaged with Letv’s existing channel line-up.

“We are delighted to bring RTL CBS Entertainment HD and RTL CBS Extreme HD to a wider audience in Hong Kong through Letv,” says Jonas Engwall, Chief Executive Officer, RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network. “With Letv’s advanced technology and devices Letv subscribers can watch our great content wherever and whenever they want"

“Letv is enthusiastic about promoting music, movie and TV entertainment business development in the region with the aim of creating the largest and most influential internet entertainment platform in Asia. In keeping with this goal, Letv is proud to present RTL CBS Entertainment HD and RTL CBS Extreme HD to Hong Kong viewers. Their co-operation enriches our content platform and marks a remarkable milestone in our expansion,” says Tin Mok, CEO for APAC at Letv. “We take great pleasure in offering our viewers such high-quality TV channels, which is a vital part of Letv’s full range of smart entertainment.”

The launch of RTL CBS Entertainment HD channel on Letv brings some of the hottest US TV series such as the new action drama series Limitless, the new seasons of Scorpion and Elementary to its subscribers. RTL CBS Entertainment HD features the best of reality talent shows including the latest season of The X Factor UK, which airs within eight hours of its UK broadcast. Additionally, fans of late night talk shows can catch The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and The Late Late Show with James Corden as well as entertainment news magazines such as Entertainment Tonight and The Insider.

RTL CBS Extreme HD is the destination channel for extreme and action-packed content such as Kingdom, the upcoming new show The Player, The Xtreme Collxtion, Dynamo: Magician Impossible, Criss Angel: BeLIEve and Close Up Kings and popular titles such as Fear Factor, NCIS: Los Angeles and Hawaii Five-0.

RTL CBS Entertainment HD and RTL CBS Extreme HD will be available on channel 18 and channel 17, respectively. Letv subscribers will be able to enjoy the new HD channels at no additional charge.

Source: RTL-CBS