July TV treats from Blue Ant Media Channels

Well, here comes the rain again.

If the onset of wet weather got you feeling down in the dumps, don’t fret. You can always entertain yourself with these shows premiering on Blue Ant Media channels this July.

On Blue Ant Entertainment (SKYcable ch 196 HD | ch 53 SD in Metro Manila), guess the identity of the celebrities competing anonymously dressed in full-body costumes in third season of The Masked Singer. Past winners include comedian Wayne Brady and rapper T-Pain. It premieres on July 6, Monday, at 7.50pm.

the masked singer

On Blue Ant Extreme (SKYcable ch 209 HD | ch 104 SD in Metro Manila), you can let your inner geek out to play to celebrate Embrace Your Geekness Day on July 13, Monday.  Stand tall and proud and geek out with this geek-ified lineup of shows which start at 7pm.

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Kids can learn about our slithering serpentine friends on July 16, Thurday, which happens to be World Snake Day. Tune in to ZooMoo (SKYcable ch 120 SD in Metro Manila) with the kiddos at 12pm and learn together about these mysterious reptiles.

world snake day

Blue Ant Media is an international content producer, distributor and channel operator. Among its channels are: Blue Ant Entertainment, the destination for the best mix of reality, drama, comedy and daily entertainment; Blue Ant Extreme, the destination for extreme and action-packed content; and ZooMoo, a collaboration between some of the world’s foremost wildlife filmmakers, early childhood educationalists and technology developers, with programming that engages and entertains children with the wonders of animals, to stimulate and develop their innate emotional connection with the natural world.

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SKYcable subscribers who already have Blue Ant Entertainment and Blue Ant Extreme in their channel line-ups may also view these channels using any mobile device at no additional cost via SKY On Demand.

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Father’s Day TV treats on Blue Ant channels

Father’s Day is just around the corner, so what have you got planned for Dad?  Aside from cooking is favorite dishes, what else is in your scheme to give him the royal treatment?

How about treating him to an all-day TV fest? On Father’s Day, June 21, Blue Ant Channels have a power-packed line-up of shows for him to enjoy.

On Blue Ant Entertainment (SKYcable ch 196 HD | ch 53 SD in Metro Manila), Dad can just sit back, relax and watch his favorite flicks. From 1.25pm, he can binge on action movies Gladiator and Fast & Furious and rip-roaring comedies Bean The Movie and Neighbors.

Blue Ant Entertainment Father's Day

On Blue Ant Extreme (SKYcable ch 209 HD | ch 104 SD in Metro Manila), Dad can get his fill of high-octane and action-packed shows. From 12.10pm, celebrate it with his idols – Bruce Lee, Johnny Cash, Dale Earnhardt and more – or laugh it out with The Fail Army.

Blue Ant Extreme Father's Day

So get Daddy’s reclining chair and snacks ready for Father’s Day!

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What’s on Blue Ant Media Channels this May

Stuck at home?  You can pass the time with a slew of entertaining content from Blue Ant Media channels on SKYcable. From movies, series to special stunts, everyone in the family will find something to amuse themselves or to grab their interest.

Movie fans can look forward to BAM Blockbusters every Thursday at 9.45pm on Blue Ant Entertainment (SKYcable ch 196 HD | ch 53 SD in Metro Manila). They can watch top-grossers such as the animated film Minions, thrillers Curve and Duplicity and action drama Miami Vice.

Blue Ant Entertainment - BAM Blockbusters

For thrill seekers, Blue Ant Extreme (SKYcable ch 209 HD | ch 104 SD in Metro Manila) brings a twist on the familiar paranormal encounter genre with My Own Worst Nightmare.  The series explores people’s most harrowing recurring nightmares and brings them to life in vivid detail. Combining cinematic nightmare recreations with captivating true accounts and expert analysis, it will have viewers thinking twice about turning out the lights before bed.  The series will premiere on May 7 (Thursday) at 9.55pm.

Blue Ant Extreme - My Own Worst Nightmare

ZooMoo (SKYcable ch 120 SD in Metro Manila) highlights the role of moms in the animal world in its Marvelous Mom Special airing May 8 (Friday) at 12.30pm. The little ones can witness how these loving moms teach their babies how to find food, fend for themselves and survive in the wild.

ZooMoo - Marvelous Mom Special

Blue Ant Media is an international content producer, distributor and channel operator. Among its channels are: Blue Ant Entertainment, the destination for the best mix of reality, drama, comedy and daily entertainment; Blue Ant Extreme, the destination for extreme and action-packed content; and ZooMoo, a collaboration between some of the world’s foremost wildlife filmmakers, early childhood educationalists and technology developers, with programming that engages and entertains children with the wonders of animals, to stimulate and develop their innate emotional connection with the natural world.

To subscribe to SKYcable or to add these channels and more to your cable TV plan, fill up this form.

SKYcable subscribers who already have Blue Ant Entertainment and Blue Ant Extreme in their channel line-ups may also view these channels using any mobile device at no additional cost via SKY On Demand.

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K-pop group BTS set to perform at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards

Hosted by Kelly Clarkson, the “2019 Billboard Music Awards” Airs Thursday, May 2 at 8:00am on Blue Ant Entertainment

dick clark productions recently announced that global superstars BTS will take the stage with chart-topping singer/songwriter Halsey for the worldwide collaborative debut of their brand-new track “Boy With Luv” at the “2019 Billboard Music Awards.” BTS and Halsey join previously announced performers Kelly Clarkson, Lauren Daigle, Khalid, Panic! At The Disco and Sam Smith & Normani, plus a special performance by 2019 ICON Award recipient Mariah Carey.

The “2019 Billboard Music Awards,” with returning host Kelly Clarkson, will broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Thursday, May 2 at 8am on Blue Ant Entertainment available on SKYcable channels 53(SD) and 196(HD), and will feature this year’s hottest musical acts, unexpected collaborations and buzzworthy moments.

Two-time Billboard Music Award winners BTS last performed at the “2018 Billboard Music Awards” with their top 10 Billboard Hot 100 single “Fake Love.” They also walked away with the Top Social Artist trophy in both 2017 and 2018, and are nominated in the Top Duo/Group and Top Social Artist categories this year. Three-time Billboard Music Award winner Halsey took the Billboard Music Awards stage in both 2017 and 2018, first performing her hit “Now or Never” and then joining The Chainsmokers the following year to pay tribute to Avicii. Halsey is nominated this year for Top Female Artist and Top Selling Song for “Without Me.”

The “2019 Billboard Music Awards” is produced by dick clark productions. Mark Bracco, Barry Adelman, Kelly Clarkson and Robert Deaton are executive producers.

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Billboard Chart Facts:

BTS
In the past year, BTS scored its first two No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200 chart with Love Yourself: Tear and Love Yourself: Answer. The act also claimed their first top 10 hit single on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with “Fake Love.” So far, the South Korean pop phenom has seen its catalog of albums earn 2.6 million equivalent album units in the U.S., according to Nielsen Music, while their collected songs have tallied over 4.2 billion on-demand streams. Additionally, BTS remains an incredible force on social media thanks to their fans ARMY, as reflected on Billboard’s Social 50 chart. The group has racked up over 100 weeks at No. 1 on tally, which ranks the most popular music acts on social media.

Halsey
In 2015, Halsey launched at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 with her debut studio album Badlands. A year later, she scored her first No. 1 Billboard Hot 100 single, as featured on The Chainsmokers’ “Closer.” She tallied her first Billboard 200 leader, Hopeless Fountain Kingdom, in 2017, while 2019 brought her first Hot 100 No. 1 as a lead artist, “Without Me.” She has earned four No. 1s on the Pop Songs chart, with her latest, “Eastside,” with Benny Blanco and Khalid, replacing “Without Me” directly at the summit.

“Billboard Music Awards” nominees and winners are based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital song sales, streaming, radio airplay, touring and social engagement, tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound. The awards are based on the chart period of March 23, 2018 through March 7, 2019. Since 1940, the Billboard charts have been the go-to guide for ranking the popularity of artists, songs and albums, and are the ultimate measure of success in music.

Blue Ant Entertainment

Blue Ant Entertainment is a general entertainment channel with the best mix of reality, drama, comedy, and daily programmes. Featuring hit series such as Siren, Bull; competition series The X Factor UK; dailies airing express and day-and-date with the U.S. and U.K. markets, including: Entertainment Tonight, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and The Late Late Show with James Corden. The channel also airs box office classics and ‘LIVE’ broadcasts some of the biggest award shows in the world, including The Golden Globe Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, American Music Awards and Billboard Music Awards.

Show details and photo provided by Blue Ant Entertainment in a recent press release.

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What’s on Blue Ant Entertainment this January

Blue Ant Entertainment opens up the brand new year with exciting shows this January.  With the live coverage of a much-awaited Hollywood awards show and new seasons of top TV series, viewers will find a lot of compelling reasons to reach for the TV remote.

25th Screen Actors Guild Awards (live from the US)

SAG Awards

It’s actors toasting their fellow actors at the 2019 SAG Awards!  There’s pressure a-plenty  going into the 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, because the SAG Awards results historically predict the eventual 2019 Oscar nominees. Keep an eye out, and see if your favorite Hollywood thespians get to bring home an award.

Catch the live coverage on January 28, Monday at 9am.  The encore telecast will air on the same day at 7.45pm.

First Dates Season 7

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Catch the first-in-Asia airing of the seventh season of this fixed-rig dating documentary series.  First daters bond over mutual quirks, meet their ideal partners, or bumble their way around the dating arena.

Catch it every Monday at 8.50pm beginning January 7.

Siren Season 2

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In the first season of this supernatural series, the mermaid-obsessed town of Bristol Cove descends into chaos with the arrival of a mysterious girl.  With this new season, expect more drama and more havoc as more mythical creatures make their way into town.

Catch the express-from-the-US airing of each episode of Season 2 every Sunday at 7.55pm starting January 27.  Missed the first season?  Watch the marathon airing of the first season on January 26 and 27 from 3.30pm.

Blue Ant Entertainment is the destination for the best mix of reality, drama, comedy and daily entertainment, featuring shows same day or express from the U.S. and U.K. including top-rated dramas Bull and Reign; reality programs First Dates and The X Factor UK; and dailies The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and The Late Late Show with James Corden. It is home to some of the biggest award shows in the world aired ‘LIVE,’ including The Golden Globes, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Blue Ant Entertainment is available to SKYcable subscribers in Metro Manila on channels 53SD and 196HD.  It may also be streamed live or on catch-up on SKY On Demand.

Show details and image provided by Blue Ant Media.

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Charmed reboot to premiere on October 16 on Blue Ant Entertainment

Fans of female-led supernatural TV series will be happy to know that the reboot of the 1990’s TV series “Charmed” will premiere on October 16.

It is a fierce, funny, feminist reboot of the original series that centres on three sisters in a college town who discover they are witches. Between vanquishing supernatural demons, tearing down the patriarchy, and maintaining familial bonds, the sisters discover that a witch’s work is never done.

The reboot stars Melonie Diaz (“Be Kind Rewind”), Madeleine Mantock (“Age Before Beauty”) and Sarah Jeffery (“Shades of Blue”) as the Vera sisters who started exhibiting their powers after the death of their mother. They ultimately accept their destiny as the “Charmed Ones” who protect the innocents by vanquishing demons.

Season One of the reboot premieres on October 16, Tuesday, 9.45pm on Blue Ant Entertainment (SKYcable ch 196 HD | 53 SD).

Show details and image provided by Blue Ant Entertainment.

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Taylor Swift to open the 2018 American Music Awards

Taylor Swift is set to have a strong showing in the 2018 American Music Awards. According to Dick Clark Productions, the 19-time AMA winner will open the ceremony with a performance of “I Did Something Bad” from her Reputation album.

Swift is competing with Drake, Imagine Dragons, Post Malone and Ed Sheeran for Artist of the Year; Beyonce and JAY-Z, Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran and U2 for Tour of the Year; Camilla Cabello and Cardi B for Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock; and Drake and Ed Sheeran for Favorite Album – Pop Rock.

Every year, the American Music Awards celebrates the latest and greatest talents of the contemporary music scene. The award show pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists, and is one of the biggest music shows in the world – seen in more than 160 countries.

American Music Awards nominees are based on key fan interactions as reflected in Billboard Magazine and on Billboard.com, including album and digital song sales, radio airplay, streaming, social activity and touring.

The 2018 American Music Awards will air on Blue Ant Entertainment (SKYcable ch 196 HD | ch 53 SD) on October 10, 8am LIVE from the US with an encore telecast at 6.45pm.

Show details and image provided by Blue Ant Entertainment.

Disclosure: I work for SKY and part of my job is promoting its products and services, especially the content it provides to its subscribers. I consider being able to share my love for TV shows and movies and the experience of watching and talking about them with like-minded people some of the biggest perks of my job