Kung Hei Fat Choi! As we welcome the Year of the Monkey, get a taste of the Chinese culture this February with SKYcable's abundant choices of Chinese channels, available on SELECT!
Celestial Classic Movies (CCM) is a 24-hour movie channel screening Chinese classic movie masterpieces from the renowned Shaw Brothers library and other film libraries. All Shaw Brothers movies are digitally restored to bring viewers sound and picture quality matching the original cinematic prints.
Come Drink With Me (Action)
Come Drink with Me is a 1966 Hong Kong wuxia film directed by King Hu. Set during the Ming Dynasty, it stars Cheng Pei-pei and Yueh Hua as warriors with Chan Hung-lit as the villain, and features action choreography by Han Ying-chieh. It is widely considered one of the best Hong Kong films ever made.Schedule:
- February 9, Tuesday, 10:55PM
- February 21, Sunday, 2:00PM
Love On Delivery (Comedy)
This movie is a classic kung-fu comedy starring Stephen Chow as a restaurant delivery boy, who learns martial arts to win the girl of his dreams (Christy Chung) by taking out her evil boyfriend.Schedule:
- February 8, Monday, 9:00PM
- February 25, Thursday, 4:20PM
Choose to add Celestial Classic Movies to your line-up by getting the Chinese Pack for only Php199/month. Chinese Pack comes with CCTV News, CCTV-4, CCTV-9, CEC, Celestial Classic Movies, Da Ai Tzu Chi, Star Chinese Channel, and Star Chinese Movies, and is available in Metro Manila, Rizal, Cavite, Laguna, Bulacan, Cebu & Davao.
AFC, or Asian Food Channel, is a 24-hour comprehensive food lifestyle channel featuring programming about food including cooking programs, travel, restaurant reviews, and food personalities.
Happy Foodie New Year
Join host Cavin Soh as he explores the true tradition and history behind Chinese New Year and cooks beloved New Year dishes with top chefs from popular Singaporean eateries!Schedule:
- February 7, Sunday, 7:00PM & 7:30PM
- February 8, Monday, 1:00PM, 1:30PM, 11:00PM & 11:30PM
Street Smart offers a unique travel experience in Taiwan! The travel and food series will feature a different host each week, travelling across Taiwan with nothing but a map. Travel through cities and villages in Taiwan to uncover delicious eats and must-visit sites. Eating and experiencing Taiwan can be satisfying and delicious, provided you're street smart enough to choose the right places!Schedule:
- Sundays, 4:00PM & 4:30PM
- Wednesdays, 3:00AM, 3:30AM, 8:00PM & 8:30PM
- Thursdays, 1:00PM, 1:30PM, 6:00PM & 6:30PM
Heritage Food Makeover
Cavin Soh explores the tasty cuisine of four Chinese dialect groups in Singapore, from the traditional Hokkien Prawn Noodles to the modern spin of Cantonese Scallop Dumplings!Schedule:
- February 7, Sunday, 6:00PM & 6:30PM
- February 8, Monday, 3:00PM & 3:30PM
Ching-He Huang makes Chinese cooking simple, healthy and fun! From choosing a wok to mastering wok cookery, Ching shares a host of practical tips to Chinese cooking at home.Schedule:
- Mondays, 12:00PM & 12:30PM
- Tuesdays, 12:00PM, 12:30PM, 4:00PM, 4:30PM, 5:00PM & 5:30PM
- Fridays, 8:00PM & 8:30PM
- Saturdays, 10:00AM & 10:30AM
- Sundays, 8:00AM, 8:30AM, 8:00PM & 8:30PM
Choose to add AFC to your line-up for only Php50/month, available in HD or Standard Definition.
RED by HBO is an Asian movie channel that features the latest blockbusters from edge-of-your-seat thrillers to electric martial arts action, well-mounted romantic dramas to knockabout comedies from China, Hong Kong, Korea, Japan and beyond.
The Missing Piece
The Missing Piece is a romantic, light-hearted comedy which balances the youthful love story with a look into the characters’ self-seeking quests.Schedule:
- February 12, Friday, 10:00PM | February 13, Saturday, 3:40PM
- February 15, Monday, 8:00 PM | February 16, Tuesday, 11:50AM | February 16, Friday, 12:00AM
In this version of the classic Chinese love story, Charlene Choi takes on the role of Zhu Yan-Gi who disguises herself so she may join the Soul Ease Clan, which only accepts male disciples, to learn martial arts. However, she finds herself unable to keep up and soon falls ill. She's nursed back to health by a senior, Liang Chun-Shan (Wu Chun) and eventually he becomes her mentor.Schedule:
February 3, Wednesday, 3:45AM | February 13, Saturday, 1:50AM | February 20, Saturday, 5:20AM | February 22, Monday, 9:30AM
The top grossing Taiwan film of 2009, 'Hear Me' is a sweet tale of young love between a delivery boy Tian Kuo (Eddie Peng), and a girl, Yang Yang (Ivy Chen), with hearing disabilities. Their budding romance, however, causes a rift between Yang Yang and her sister, who is training for the Deaflympics and Yang Yang has to choose between love and family.
February 14, Sunday, 6:10PM
Choose to add RED BY HBO to your line-up for only Php50/month. RED BY HBO is available in Metro Manila, Rizal, Cavite, Laguna, Bulacan, Cebu & Davao.
Didn't find the Chinese channel you are looking for? SELECT also has:
|Phoenix Chinese Channel - Php152/month||SUBSCRIBE →|
|Phoenix Infonews - Php152/month||SUBSCRIBE →|
|Star Chinese Movies - Php152/month||SUBSCRIBE →|
Channel availability varies per area.