ASTRO is pleased to announce that the Kids Pack will be renewed for the next generation of Malaysian kids, with two exciting new entertainment channels, plus 10,000 On Demand episodes of children’s favorite shows starting December 15th.
Agnes Rozario, Content Director at Astro, said: “Our names are Boomerang (Ch 619) and Nick Jr. (Ch 617) Welcome to our family.
These two great channels join Cartoon Network (Ch 615 HD / Ch 635) and Nickelodeon (Ch 616 HD / Ch 636) on the Kids Pack, in addition to Baby TV (Ch 618), Astro Xiao Tai Yang (Ch 304 HD / Ch 344), Chutti TV (Ch 213), Astro Tutor TV (Ch 601 / Ch 602 / Ch 603), Astro TVIQ (Ch 610), and of course Malaysia’s # 1 children’s entertainment brand, Astro Ceria (Ch 611 HD / Ch 631).
Kids can look forward to preschoolers Nick Jr. (Ch 617) with worldwide hits such as Paw patrol Dora the Scout Top wings Shimmer and Shine and Blue’s Clues & You, while Boomerang (Ch 619), with its multi-generational appeal, is home to hit shows such as Mr. Bean: The Animated Series My Little Pony: Pony Life Scooby Doo! Guess who? The Tom & Jerry Show The Looney Tunes Show and Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures
Customers can also enjoy more than 10,000 episodes of high-quality children’s entertainment and education available on Astro On Demand and Astro GO, including hits such as We Bare Bears Spongebob Squarepants Beyblade Upin & Ipin Ejen Ali Adventure Time The Wonderful World of Gumball Ben 10 Peppa Pig Bandanamu Children’s songs SMK Omar and Hana Didi and friends The Five Elves Motu Patlu, and more.
From today, all Astro customers can also enjoy a new pop-up channel, FAMtv (Ch 100). FAMtv (Ch 100) promises something all the family can enjoy with Malaysia’s favorites like Running man Mr. Bean Doraemon Phua Chu Kang Crayon Sin Chan Dexter’s Laboratory and Kampung Boy
Rozario continued, “While we are delighted with our updated children’s content, we would like to point out that Disney has notified all of its Southeast Asian partners that Disney XD HD (Ch 612) will be discontinued on December 31 at midnight.
As part of this upcoming refresh of our Kids Pack, Disney Channel HD (Ch 614 HD / Ch 634) and Disney Junior HD (Ch 613) will also stop broadcasting on our network on December 31st at midnight.
We would like to thank our customers for their understanding and apologies for the inconvenience.
“As always, our customers, especially our young people, are at the heart of everything we do. We are constantly improving our entertainment and education offering for kids and can’t wait to share the great new lineup starting today.
Visit content.astro.com.my/kids for more information.