Oh!K and Astro Bring Sung Hoon to Malaysia this October!
Star of ‘I Live Alone’ to host Oh!K’s 5th birthday celebration
Malaysia, 19 September 2019 – In celebration of Oh!K’s 5th birthday, Oh!K and Astro have invited I Live Alone host, Sung Hoon to Malaysia on Saturday, 19 October, at 1 Utama Shopping Centre from 5pm onwards for a public fan meet-and-greet. The event will offer a string of K-experiences including group photos and hi-touch opportunities with the celebrity heartthrob.
Sung Hoon first captured the hearts of viewers with his debut role in romance drama New Tales of Gisaeng. His performance earned him a Best New Actor award in 2011, and since then he has won numerous accolades including Best Entertainer Award at the 2nd Asia Artist Awards, and the Korean Model Star award at the 13th Asia Model Awards. Currently Sung Hoon holds the lead role in Korea’s top-rated show, I Live Alone which airs on Oh!K (Astro Channel 394).
Sung Hoon will also appear in a live Facebook session on the Oh!K Facebook page on the same day at approximately 1pm, where he will share about his experience in Malaysia as well as answer some of his fans’ top questions.
And if that isn’t enough, the first 300 Astro customers to come down to 1 Utama on 19 October, from 1.00pm till 4.45pm, with their latest Astro bill can stand a chance to take home limited edition Sung Hoon merchandise!
Leading up to the star’s visit, the Korean entertainment TV channel will be giving out a slew of birthday treats including special meet-and-greet opportunities and limited edition Sung Hoon themed merchandise. For your chance to score these exclusive K-experiences, visit www.ohk-tv.com/birthday.
K-dance workshops and competitions
Also, as part of the Oh!K 5th anniversary roadshow festivities, K-fans can look forward to high-energy K-dance performances and free workshops with KTNK Dance Academy at 1 UtamaShopping Centre from 17 to 20 October. During these K-dance workshops, fans can have a full dance-workout while learning some of K-pop’s most electrifying moves.
Dance crews who already have the moves down to a pat and are hoping to be Malaysia’s next K-Pop star can join K-Pop Dance Stars Competition – an epic dance competition hosted by KTNK Dance Academy, happening on 19 October from 11am-4pm. At the competition, all the best dancers in Malaysia will have their chance to shine and stand a chance to win a total of RM5,000 in cash prizes.
Oh!K and Astro have also partnered to launch a ‘Pop & Watch’ branded block which will air some of the most popular shows from Oh!K’s programming slate. The block will be available on Astro Ria HD (CH 104/ HD CH 123), Astro Prima (CH 105/ HD CH 121), and Hello (CH 110) from 21 September to 20 October for all Astro customers.
Sung Hoon’s visit to Malaysia is part of the Oh!K 5th birthday celebration, which is held in partnership with Astro, and is proudly sponsored by Nivea Micellar Water.
Visit www.ohk-tv.com/birthday and the Oh!K’s official Facebook pagefor more details on the Oh!K 5th birthday celebration as well as the Sung Hoon’s fan meet. For more Sung Hoon, tune in to Oh!K on Astro CH 394 and catch him in a special weekend marathon airing throughout the month of October, every Saturday at 10.50pm.
To subscribe to Oh!K, visit CH 200 via the Astro set-top box.
Oh!K’s 5th Anniversary Roadshow
Key Event Timings on 19th October 2019
11am – 4pm
· K-pop Dance Stars Competition
Join an epic dance competition as teams compete to bring home a total of RM5,000 in cash prizes.
Aspiring groups and individuals can find out more about the competition at www.facebook.com/ktnkdanceacademy or send their enquiries via [email protected] between 19 September – 15 October.
1pm – 4.45pm
· Sung Hoon Merchandise Redemption
Be one of the first 300 Astro customers to show up with your latest bill to take home limited edition Sung Hoon merchandise! Redemption will be on a first come, first served basis.
4pm – 5pm
· Stage Giveaways
Stand a chance to score exclusive gifts from stage giveaways!
5pm – 6.30pm
· Sung Hoon’s Fan Meet
Sung Hoon is all set to celebrate Oh!K’s 5th birthday with fans. This is a public event, so do show up to cheer for your Oppa as he makes his appearance!
About Sung Hoon
Sung Hoon’s rise to fame started as a swimmer before moving into acting. His breakout role was in New Tales of Gisaeng in 2011. Since then, he has rapidly gained recognition and won numerous accolades for his notable performances, leading him to his current role in Korea’s top-rated show, I Live Alone. In Malaysia, I Live Alone airs on Oh!K (Astro Channel 394).
About I Live Alone
The show also boasts a main cast called the Rainbow Club, consisting of the show’s hosts and other celebrity guests.
I Live Alone currently airs in Malaysia at these timeslots:
Oh!K (CH 394)
· Every Sunday @ 10.50pm
· 5 – 26 October, every Saturday @ 10.50pm (special weekend marathon starring Sung Hoon)
(CH 104/HD CH 123)
· 22 September – 20 October @ 5pm – 7pm, Sundays
Hello (CH 110)
· 23 September – 18 October @ 12:30pm – 2.15pm, weekdays
Oh!K offers viewers the ultimate Korean entertainment, including premium drama series as well as variety and music programming. A brand powered by major studios and content creators including MBC, one of Korea’s leading broadcasters and content providers, Oh!K is for everyone who loves drama – packaging iconic and award-winning hit series from an unrivalled catalogue of content. The channel is available in Southeast Asia and provides local audiences access to first runs and exclusives, many soon after their transmission debut in Korea. Oh!K is brand created and distributed by Turner, a Warner Media company.