trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/GVMJUuqlZ4MrLw38Paw2Mw2 content esgSubNav
In This List

HBO Asia, China Movie Channel team up for martial arts films

Podcast

Next in Tech | Ep. 175: Metaverse Advances

Podcast

Next in Tech | Ep. 174: Open Source Innovation

Podcast

MediaTalk | Season 2 EP 20 - Wireless Outlook for 2024 as Carriers, Cable Compete

Podcast

Next in Tech | Ep. 173: Phishing Deep Dive


HBO Asia, China Movie Channel team up for martial arts films

HBOAsia is partnering with the state-owned China Movie Channel todevelop and co-produce an anthology of martial arts films for TV.

The Chinese-languageproductions will feature Chinese talent professionally trained in mixed martialarts, with Hong Kongaction director Corey Yuen serving as executive producer for the first twofilms, according to a July 11 statement from the companies.

The films, titled "Master of the Drunken Fist: BeggarSo" and "Master of the Shadowless Kick: Wong Kei-Ying," arecurrently in production in China. They are scheduled to premiere at the end ofthis year on CMC's channels as well as on HBO and Red by HBO across 23 Asianterritories.

Time WarnerInc.'s Home BoxOffice Inc. is the parent company of HBO Asia.