O4 Media News

Cook & Kin takes off again!

O4 Media announces another successful inflight sale of 'Cook & Kin,’ to Singapore Airlines. Passengers will be able to indulge in the adventures of Marco Pierre White and his son Luciano from this August.

11 June, 2024

O4 Media Secures Exclusive Deal with MBC Korea to Represent multiple Scripted Drama series in Australia and New Zealand

O4 Media announces a new partnership with MBC Korea, one of South Korea's largest broadcasting networks, as O4 secures the exclusive rights to represent multiple premium scripted dramas from MBC Korea in Australia and New Zealand.

The agreement solidifies O4 Media's continuing commitment to delivering premium Asian content to audiences across the Australasia region, while also expanding the global reach of MBC Korea's acclaimed productions.

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5 June, 2024

'Cook & Kin' takes to the Thai skies along with 'Food Tales’.

O4 Media announces the successful sale of popular titles, 'Cook & Kin,' and 'Food Tales' to Thai Airways. This exciting partnership will bring engaging and culturally rich content to the airline’s in-flight entertainment system, enhancing the travel experience for passengers worldwide.
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29 May, 2024

TBS Japan option Ninja Warrior (Sasuke) – Latin America to Break the Format Media, Mexico.

The deal, successfully brokered between O4 Media Hong Kong, Martha Contreras and Bellon Entertainment USA, will bring the juggernaut format "Ninja Warrior" (Sasuke) to Latin America with Break The Format Media, Mexico. The deal marks a milestone in O4 Media's expansion into the Latin American market.

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20 May, 2024

O4 Media signs exclusive deal with Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS)

As part of their ongoing strategic relationship, O4 Media has secured the rights to distribute multiple premium scripted formats from TBS, available for India, including My Family, Dearest and Eye Love You. This deal involves an ongoing evaluation of content, allowing O4 Media priority access to the latest titles from TBS. The deal marks a continuation of the proven track record O4 Media has doing business with the Indian subcontinent.

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26 February, 2024

Star of Cook & Kin - Chef ‘Pam’ Soontornyanakij of Potong Crowned Asia’s Best Female Chef 2024!

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19 February, 2024

Food Tales find another home in Singapore!

Mediacorp acquires the culinary gem that is Food Tales, airing on mewatch and Channel 5 this June.

5 February, 2024

Spingo Home Interactive Game passes 200,000 players per day in the Philippines!

1 November, 2023


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10 October, 2023

Spingo hits its Philippines ratings target of 2.0!

Viewers are getting into the 5:30pm groove and tuning in daily.
Spingo is a entertainment game show with an interactive element for viewers at home and airs Monday – Friday on TV5 in the Philippines at 5:30pm, and is livestreamed on YouTube.
6 October, 2023

SPINGO has its first home game winner!

In conjunction with Maya, one of the Philippines pioneering digital payment platforms, the first home viewer who joined the interactive game via her mobile app has come forward to claim the 100,000 peso cash prize.

Spingo airs Monday – Friday on TV5 in the Philippines at 5:30pm, and is livestreamed on YouTube.


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5 October, 2023

O4 Media places successive Asian content to Australia's SBS On Demand with Japanese title Three Star Bar.

Programming Manager for SBS On Demand & SBS World Movies Alex Walkden - "We are very excited to announce our recent acquisition of acclaimed series Three Star Bar. This enchanting drama brings the world of manga adaptation and the rich tapestry of Japanese culture to the screens of our Australian viewers. We look forward to launching the show on SBS On Demand in the coming months to not only entertain but to foster a deeper appreciation of the vibrant stories and creativity of Japanese television.

2 October, 2023

O4 Media Acquires Exclusive Asian Distribution Rights for Award-Winning TV Game Show 'Note for Note' aka 'Noot vir Noot.’

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19 September, 2023

Food Tales nominated for Content Asia Award 2023 under best factual Entertainment Programme Made in Asia for International/Regional Markets

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15 September, 2023

O4 Media Secures Exclusive Distribution Rights for "Ninja Warrior" in India

O4 Media's track record of successfully introducing captivating content to the Indian market continues with "Ninja Warrior", securing exclusive distribution rights in India from Tokyo Broadcasting System Television in Japan.

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28 August, 2023

O4 Media places three popular Chinese titles to Amazon miniTV

In partnership with Zespa Media, O4 Media has struck another distribution deal with India, again with video streaming service Amazon miniTV, this time for three popular Chinese Dramas - 'Tientsin Mystic', 'Breaking Dawn' and ‘Last One Standing’.

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8 August, 2023

Food Tales Takes to the Skies

Singapore Airlines to Offer In-Flight Viewing of Food Tales from 1st September.

1 August, 2023

O4 Media announce deal with the Special Broadcast Service Australia (SBS) for two Korean drama series from Korea's CJ ENM.

The deal will see two thriller series placed onto the SBS OTT, SBS On Demand: Chimera, starring Park Hae-soo of Squid Game, and crime drama Blind starring Taecyeon known for his recent villain role from Vincenzo, also a CJ ENM studio production.

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24 July, 2023

O4 Media and Amazon miniTV announce deal placing over 100 hours of Korean drama series.

The deal will see Amazon miniTV provided with a selection of the latest and most popular Korean drama series, which will be available to stream on the platform. The partnership is expected to bring a fresh perspective to the Indian OTT market and showcase the storytelling and production quality of Korean dramas.

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6 July, 2023

Food Tales moves up to no.8 in Netflix Singapore’s Top 10 (TV)

28 June, 2023

Food Tales has cracked the top 10 on Netflix in Singapore

22 June, 2023

O4 Media's Cooking & Adventure Series Food Tales premiering August 5 on the Asian Food Network

O4 Media announces upcoming cooking and adventure series, Food Tales, set to premiere on the Asian Food Network channel, part of the Warner Bros. Discovery network.

Produced by IFA Media, Singapore, this marks a growing momentum for both O4 Media and the Food Tales series, bringing the captivating culinary journey to a wider audience regionally

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21 June, 2023

O4 Media sells Food Tales to Discovery's ‘Asian Food Network’ channel.

From August, Food Tales, will air on the popular Asian Food Network channel across APAC and India. The sale marks growing momentum for both O4 Media and the 'Food Tales' series, bringing the captivating culinary journey to a wider audience globally.

31 May, 2023

Happy Birthday to Us!

As we celebrate our second anniversary, a big thank all our valued clients and partners.

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30 May, 2023

O4 Media places Chinese titles Tientsin Mystic, Last One Standing and Breaking Dawn to Amazon miniTV

The Drama & Adventure titles will air on Amazon Prime India in the coming months and marks the second batch of foreign content placed by O4 to the platform.

22 May, 2023

O4 Media's Food Tales To Be Streamed on Netflix across Southeast Asia from June 14

O4 Media announces the food and lifestyle show, Food Tales, will be made available on Netflix across Southeast Asia from June 14, 2023.

The show, which has garnered a strong following among food enthusiasts across the region, will now be available to Netflix's vast audience across markets such as Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam and more.

2 May, 2023

New Marco Pierre White Thai-based adventure-cooking series added to O4 Media distribution slate

O4 Media has been appointed global distributor for six-part cooking adventure series, “Cook & Kin” with celebrity chef Marco Pierre White and his son, Luciano.

The series is created and co-produced by Singapore-based O4 Experiential, Thailand-based Brite Panther and Singapore’s IFA Media.

“Cook & Kin” sees the pair meet local Thai chefs who share their lives and cooking heritage, from ancient Royal recipes to a daughter taking her family’s culinary legacy in new directions.

Production wrapped, with delivery targeted for the end of Summer 2023.

27 April, 2023

Romeo and Juliet from Cherkasy Season 2 Coming Soon

1+1 Media have announced a second season for Romeo and Juliet from Cherkasy, with production expected to be wrapped Mid-Autumn.

26 April, 2023

Congrats to our partners at IFA Media!

We’d like to extend a warm congratulations to our good friends and partners at IFA Media for cracking Realscreens ‘Global 200’ list.

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19 April, 2023

Chinese Dramas heading to India, placed by O4 Media

Three Mystery, Crime and Thriller titles are again heading to India - More to come!

13 April, 2023

O4 Media ink option for Hold On To Your Seat

O4 Media have signed an option agreement with Applause Entertainment India for the long-running game show Hold On To Your Seat. A massive hit and already in it’s 16th season in France with over 5,500 episodes, the show features 6 contestants competing in 2 rounds to become the challenger, earning the right to go head-to-head with the reigning champion.

4 April, 2023

100 more episodes of Switch secured by Game Show Network!

Independent international distribution company Lineup Industries fast-moving trivia gameshow SWITCH is recommissioned for 100 more episodes by Game Show Network, the leader in game shows and competitive entertainment.

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4 April, 2023

O4 Media partners with Ukraines 1+1 Media

O4 Media and 1+1 Media Group (Ukraine) announce a distribution partnership for the popular Dramedy and Comedy Romeo and Juliet from Cherkasy and Frostbitten. The new distribution partnership, inked with 1+1 Media will enable O4 Media to distribute the two popular series throughout Asia, Australia, and New Zealand.

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27 March, 2023

O4 Media places 6 Korean Drama titles on Amazon Prime India

The deal includes popular K-Dramas including ‘Heart Surgeons’ and ‘Your Honor’.

15 March, 2023

Happy New Year!

As we bid farewell to the old and welcome the new, O4 Media wishes you a very Happy New Year!

Let us look forward to new beginnings, opportunities, and experiences. Cheers to a fantastic year ahead!

1 January, 2023

O4 Media at ATF 2022

We’ll be attending our maiden Asian TV Forum in Singapore next week, come and say hi at Stand no. B-21!

28 November, 2022

O4 Media, appointed by ADD Content Agency to represent HOT’s hugely successful hit Israeli series Euphoria, in India.

Following a string of deals struck in India this year, Hong Kong based global content distributor, O4 Media, has been appointed by ADD Content Agency to represent HOT’s hugely successful hit Israeli series Euphoria, in India.

Euphoria was created by Ron Leshem and Dafna Levin, produced by Tedy Productions.

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28 November, 2022

World of Wonder partners with O4 Media to expand the hugely successful Drag Race brand across Asia!

World of Wonder (WOW), the multi-Emmy® award-winning company, is working with third party agent O4 Media to expand their hugely successful Drag Race brand across Asia including Thailand, India, Japan, Singapore and South Korea.

O4 Media will represent the Drag Race television format in multiple territories working closely with originators of Drag Race, World of Wonder.

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15 November, 2022

Nicola Söderland joins the O4 Family.

O4 Media is delighted to welcome Nicola Söderlund to its broader global team as a consultant andfurther bolster the company’s acquisitions efforts. Nicola has been in the television business for more that 30 years. He was previously Managing Partner of Eccho Rights, an independent rightsmanagement and distribution company with five international offices that specializes in packaging,financing and distribution of TV-drama from all over the world.

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9 November, 2022

O4 Media at MIPCOM

Come and see us in Canne next week as we attend our first MIPCOM as O4 Media.

10 October, 2022

Food Tales - Celebrating delicious food, culinary personalities and acclaimed chefs.
Coming in October!

FOOD TALES reveals incredible stories of the acclaimed chefs who made the festival possible. As the sun sets, compelling backstories unfold against a collision of artistic culinary talents like no other. Each episode presents a new engaging portrait as well as incredible succulent delights.

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17 September, 2022

O4 Media ink another successive Indian deal, with 100 hours of Korean content placed to local OTT - Arha Media

Hong Kong based global content distributor, O4 Media, has sealed a deal with Arha India, placing
Korean content from KBS including premium Crime, Drama and Comedy onto the India platform. The
agreement will see approximately 100 hours of Korean content launch on the 100% local OTT, in the
last quarter of this year.

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15 September, 2022

Global content distributor O4 Media to introduce international shows on Disney+ hotstar.

O4 Media, a global distributor of scripted and non-scripted content, has
associated with Disney+ Hotstar, India’s leading streaming platforms that brings the best of
entertainment and LIVE sports to its subscribers.

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25 August, 2022

Come meet us at MIPCOM!

This year we'll be attending our maiden MIPCOM. Come say hi and reach out at info@o4media.com to organise a meeting.

1 August, 2022

O4 Media places KBS title Healer into Pakistan.

O4 Media has finalised a third consecutive sale of Korean content to Pakistani OTT platform, Urduflix, by Emax Media. Brokered by Nixon Lim, this time around the sale sees the KBS title HEALER (20x70) go to the steamer, with the romantic thriller to be launched in August of this year.

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26 July, 2022

The first three titles of many placed by O4 Media on Indian OTT Disney+Hotstar are now live, featuring South Korea’s ‘More than Friends’, ‘Listen to Love’ and ‘The Package’.

More info coming soon…

28 June, 2022

Food Tales - Coming in September!

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14 June, 2022

GastroBeats: Food Tales

Production on new Asia culinary show – "Food Tales" – kicks off in Singapore on Monday (6 June), the first of a series of original lifestyle programmes that focus on chefs and cuisines from across the region from The O4 Company.

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7 June, 2022

Happy Birthday to us!

It’s been a motivating year, to say the least, witnessing the industry progress and evolve in the
post-covid era while attending our maiden trade markets, including MipTV and soon the BCM.

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1 June, 2022

O4 Media appointed sole international distributor of newly developed TV adaption of TOP TRUMPS

The new quiz format was created & developed by Boxatricks (Who Wants To Be A Millionaire) whilst the game itself is owned and marketed by UK-based ‘Winning Moves’ (Monopoly, Cluedo), who commissioned Boxatricks.

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8 February, 2022

O4 Media has been appointed the exclusive distributor of Argentina’s ‘Superlike Challenge’.

Desafío Superlike or, Superlike Challenge sees 12 influencer contestants battle it out to be crowned the best emerging Fashion Influencer, ultimately winning a trip to one of the fashion capitals of the world, as well as brand and product contract opportunities.

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28 January, 2022

O4 Media announce successive sale of CJ ENM content to Emax Media's Urduflix

Hong Kong based global content distributor O4 Media is delighted to announce a successive sale of CJ ENM content to Emax Media's OTT platform, Urduflix. Due to launch early this year, the deal will see 20 episodes of “Legend of the Blue Sea” premier on the Pakistani streaming service.

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10 January, 2022

O4 Media appointed as exclusive distributor of HYDEOUT

This exciting virtual project set both on location and in the metaverse, features 45 of the world’s biggest electronic, Urban and hip-hop artist icons over 36 hours.

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30 November, 2021

Pakistan’s Emax Media picks up Korea’s “Mr Queen” in first deal for O4 Media

Pakistan’s Emax Media has picked up CJ ENM Korean drama series, “Mr Queen”, from newly minted Hong Kong-based global content distributor, O4 Media.

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8 October, 2021

Super Star E-Gamer commissioned for development.

15 September, 2021

Strategic alliance agreement signed with Ten Bridges Media for 'Bingo Mania'

1 September, 2021

Deal struck with South Koreas’ CJ EnM Group drama 'Mr. Queen' and for Pakistani OTT Urduflix

26 August, 2021