Disney and FOX Channels End of Broadcast

August 31, 2021 09:27 AM

The Walt Disney Company has decided to cease broadcast of 13 Disney and FOX channels in Hong Kong and Southeast Asia, including the Philippines. As a result, all pay TV operators in the country will not be able to offer these channels. The decision was made as part of Disney’s shift towards their online streaming business.

The following channels will no longer be available effective October 1 on SKYcable:

  • Disney Channel
  • Disney Junior
  • FOX Movies
  • FOX Action Movies
  • FOX Family Movies
  • FOX
  • FOX Life
  • FOX Crime
  • FOX Sports 1
  • FOX Sports 2
  • FOX Sports 3
  • Nat Geo People
  • Channel V

Effective September 1, 2021, affected Select Channels and Packs will no longer be available for subscription.


FAQs

The channels will end their broadcast across Southeast Asia and Hong Kong permanently.
Yes, we will adjust the pricing of several affected plans and offers due to the loss of channels effective October 1, 2021. Please check your October billing statement for your new monthly rate.
Affected Disney-FOX Select channels and packs will not be billed anymore effective October 1, 2021. The pricing of identified Select Packs with Disney-FOX channels will also be adjusted. Please check your October billing statement for your new monthly rate.
We are not replacing the channels to be discontinued. We will instead adjust the pricing of affected plans and offers.
For other inquiries or if you want to update your contact details with SKY, please send us a message here. Please choose Disney/FOX Concerns under Transaction Type.

You can continue to enjoy other top-notch channels that are part of your SKYcable plan or Select pack. You may still choose to add other channels to your plan via Select. Looking for something new to watch? Check these channels out!

Channel availability may vary per area.
Channel line-up is subject to change without prior notice.


Video on Demand

Watch all your favorite HBO Channels. HBO Originals and more anytime, anywhere.

Available for as low as P99/mo.

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Enjoy the best and latest KDramas with Viu.

Available for only P99/mo.

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For Kids Entertainment

Nick Jr. is home to the most dynamic, adventurous and beloved characters on preschool television. Shows such as Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go! and Ni Hao, Kai-Lan promotes social and thinking skills through playful entertainment and connected learning.

SD 103 – Mega Manila
SD 111 – Regional

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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Da Vinci offers fun educational programming for kids and whole families alike through its 24/7 television channel. Featuring a vast range of inspiring and award-winning programs, Da Vinci creates a safe and positive environment for younger viewers, free of any violence or potentially unsuitable content.

SD 142 – Mega Manila

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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ZooMoo is a catalyst for learning that engages both children and their parents. ZooMoo is built one hour blocks with five themed strands: explore time, create time, play time, puzzle time and quiet time.

SD 120 – Mega Manila

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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Nickelodeon showcases the most-watched, top-rated shows, including SpongeBob SquarePants, Avatar, The Legend of Aang, Dora, The Explorer and Go, Diego Go! Highly acclaimed animated hits include Back at the Barnyard, and The Mighty B!. Live Action shows include iCarly and Drake & Josh.

SD 45 – Mega Manila
SD 105 – Regional

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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For Movies

Cinemax has a spunky 24-hour commercial-free premium programming that speaks to men. Packing entertainment with a bold, honest and unapologetic attitude, Cinemax indulges the viewers with genre-driven anchors.

HD 198 | SD 36 – Mega Manila
HD 718 | SD 408 – Regional

Available on SELECT P75/mo.

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THRILL is Asia's first and only movie channel dedicated 24/7 to the widely popular horror, thriller and suspense genres. Packed with scream-worthy movies from Asia and Hollywood, Thrill also features a selection of chilling TV series. By bringing our viewers the best in non-stop scares, Thrill guarantees you that "Fear is Fun.“

SD 107 – Mega Manila
SD 423 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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HBO, HBO Hits, HBO Signature, HBO Family, Cinemax, plus HBO GO Access.

Available on SELECT P149/mo..

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CinemaWorld is a 24-hour, movie channel that premieres the world's best and award-winning movies, box-office successes, critics' favorites from all around the world. All movies shown are in original language and subtitles into English..

HD 184 – Mega Manila
HD 716 – Regional.

Available on SELECT P150/mo.

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For Sports & Action

Eurosport is a 24-hour international sports channel, with a rich offer in 7 sports pillars: Tennis, Cycling, Summer Olympic Sports, Winter Sports, Motor Sports, Football, and Snooker.

HD 214 | SD 249 – Mega Manila

Available on SELECT P100/mo.

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Rock Extreme focuses on action-packed entertainment shows.

HD 209 | SD 104 – Mega Manila
HD 768 | SD 223 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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TAP Sports features popular and top-tier sports content with big name athletes and live events.

HD 188 – Mega Manila

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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KIX is the ultimate destination for action entertainment in Asia. KIX offers action fans a high-octane blend of programs including combat sports, blockbuster action movies, hit action series and cutting-edge reality shows. With first and exclusive premieres every month, KIX guarantees you non-stop adrenaline-pumping entertainment. So get into the action with KIX!

HD 242 | SD 63 – Mega Manila
HD 764 | SD 306 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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Premier Football is the new home of world class football action in the country.

HD 265 – Mega Manila
HD 763 – Regional

Available on SELECT P299/mo.

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beIN Sports 1 HD and beIN Sports 2 HD

Available on SELECT P350/mo.

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Enjoy premium sports action and adventure, all in high-definition.

Available on SELECT P550/mo.

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For Learning

Nat Geo Wild is dedicated to providing a unique insight into the natural world, the environment, and the amazing creatures that inhabit it. From the most remote environments to the forbidding depths of the oceans. Nat Geo Wild uses spectacular cinematography and compelling storytelling to take you on unforgettable journeys.

HD 193 | SD 66 – Mega Manila
HD 725 | SD 211 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo. SUBSCRIBE

Discovery Channel is devoted to creating the highest quality non-fiction programming in the world and remains one of the most dynamic networks on television.

HD 180 | SD 39 – Mega Manila
]HD 720 | SD 205 – Regional

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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H2 offers more to explore, more to reveal, more to know and more to understand. H2 provides a deeper perspective on global history, where information is entertainment, experienced in unexpected, clever and exciting ways.

HD 202 – Mega Manila
HD 728 – Regional

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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For General Entertainment shows

AXN features exclusive top-rated drama series, blockbuster features, reality programs and groundbreaking original productions.

HD 247 | SD 49 – Mega Manila
HD 737 | SD 604 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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Rock Entertainment showcases exclusive, premium, brand new and top-rating shows straight from the USA.

HD 196 | SD 53- Mega Manila
HD 739 | SD 616 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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Lifetime is an entertainment destination offering the highest quality dramas, movies and reality programming. Lifetime reflects the full spectrum of the modern female experience, delivering top tier, female entertainment that encourages co- viewing.

HD 199 | SD 65 – Mega Manila
HD 740 | SD 614 – Regional

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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Crime & Investigation is the ultimate destination for viewers looking to unearth the real story behind headlines. Viewers join in, track the investigation, solve the puzzle, and gain insights into the criminal mind. In the end, as the last piece falls into place, we know that justice is served.

HD 203 | SD 99 – Mega Manila
HD 730 | SD 641 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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TAP TV includes the latest news and Hollywood headlines with live broadcasts of The Today Show and Daily Pop, as well as talk shows and reality TV like The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, The Kelly Clarkson Show, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, The Voice UK, plus many more.

SD 215 – Mega Manila

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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TAP Edge is with exciting drama series such as Killing Eve, Fargo, Chicago PD, Body Guard, etc.

SD 218 – Mega Manila

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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Warner TV is the single source for great television in Asia.

HD 197 | SD 34 – Mega Manila
HD 738 | SD 615 – Regional

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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For Lifestyle shows

TLC is focused on reality-style series involving lifestyles, family life and personal stories.

HD 243 | SD 62 – Mega Manila
SD 603 – Regional

Available on SELECT P20/mo.

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Food Network airs both specials and regular episodic programs about food and cooking.

HD 245 | SD 68 – Mega Manila
HD 745 | SD 612 – Regional

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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HGTV (Home & Garden Television), broadcasts a variety of how-to shows with a focus on home improvement, gardening, craft and remodeling. It's one of the highest rating cable channels in the U.S. with top rating shows like Property Brothers, Disaster DIY, HGTV Star, etc.

HD 246 | SD 88 – Mega Manila

Available on SELECT P50/mo.

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