Tonton specials and feline mascots
The video-streaming service is offering fun-filled and exciting programmes for festive viewing
IN conjunction with Syawal celebrations, video streaming service tonton has a special festive campaign #rayaMacamVIP currently running till June 30. One of the highlights is the launch of its latest mascot characters, Mimi and Zozo. “In parallel with the evolution of tonton’s brand and solid support from our 8.1 million registered users, we are continuously working to make a difference through the diversity of our content in an effort to strengthen tonton as Malaysia’s number one streaming platform,” said Airin Zainul, Director of tonton, Licensing and Merchandising Television Network Media Prima Berhad.
“Mimi and Zozo definitely represent tonton’s fun and vibrant brand essence.”
She added that a full animation series, centred on the lives of Mimi and Zozo, was in the process of being made and is expected to air by year-end.
MEET THE CATS
The two characters are a combination of cheerful, cheeky and easy-going, in line with tonton’s aim to incorporate elements of fun and joy.
Mimi is the female cat who was born and bred in the city. She loves playing dress up and looking good. In her free time, this cutie loves watching romantic drama series and re-enacts her favourite scenes in front of the mirror.
Zozo, meanwhile, is the male cat from the countryside. Born with a high level of curiosity, he loves to be active and is keen to explore the world around him. His favourite pastime activities include listening to music and rolling around.
catch-up titles, such as Pinggan Tak Retak Nasi Tak Dingin Raya, Din Sardin Beraya, Wan Peah Balik Beraya and more.
The whole family can also enjoy two brand-new Korean dramas SUITS (Jang Dong-gun, Park Hyung-Sik, Chae Jungan and Ko sung-hee) and Lawless Lawyer (Lee Joon-gi, Seo Yeo-ji, Lee Hye-young, Choi Min-soo), as well as new Hollywood Marvel TV series, Cloak & Dagger.
Also available is the new tonton First drama series, Petua Nenek, premiering today (four months ahead of its TV premiere) starring Raja Afiq, Adibah Yunus, Liza Abdullah and Zaidi Omar and a 30-episode Chinese-language drama series, My Sensei Nyonya (Jojo, Frederick, Lynn, Angeline, Rynn, Kar Wing, Zac, Lavin and Emily) streamed two months earlier than its TV debut.
Youngsters can catch I, REMEMBER, a tonton original series, a collaboration with the famous YouTubers The Ming Thing (TMT).
SHARING IN CELEBRATION
To share the spirit of Syawal with the less fortunate, tonton had organised a special Hari Raya Celebration with Orphans yesterday.
Among the exciting activities for the children that took place were a colouring contest of Mimi and Zozo and a sing-along session with several local celebrities at selected orphanages.
tonton in partnership with Google Play Apps Store is offering discounts of up to 50 per cent for all subscriptions on Android devices. Now, Android customers only need to pay RM5 for a monthly subscription package. Don’t forget to grab this exclusive Raya promo starting from June 18 until June 24.
Thinking of polishing your cooking skills this festive season?
Make it possible by visiting xtra which features awesome cooking tips and scrumptious recipes this month. The portal will also be housing a special show Menu Ramadan Bersama Chef Imelda Harris for those who are passionate on learning new recipes exclusively on www.xtra.com.my.
Exclusive and limited edition tonton merchandise are also available for sale at tonton.roopawan.com.
Look out for tonton’s VIP subscriptions at www.11street.my with “Shocking Deals” offers of up to 50 per cent off as well.
WIDE RANGE OF SERVICES
For those who don’t know, tonton provides catch-up of favourite TV shows and dramas for free alongside access to Malaysia’s largest entertainment archive comprising of daily news, sports, entertainment, premium content and golden classics.
tonton’s VIP subscribers and users can also get the latest inside scoops via xtra, an entertainment lifestyle portal and an editorial marketing arm for tonton.
Complementing your online viewing experience, xtra promises daily doses of top entertainment, viral stories, as well as lifestyle updates.
Subscriptions to tonton’s VIP package in Malaysia includes live programmes, premium channels, exclusive tonton originals, the very latest dramas and a full entertainment archive of over 36,000 hours from as low as RM3.
tonton is also available in Singapore via Singtel Cast, accessible through My Singtel app whilst DST customers in Brunei can subscribe to tonton by downloading the App or access the online portal through www. tonton.com.my.
Both apps are available via Google Play Store or the AppStore.
tonton is also now Chromecast-compatible and can be accessed via Smart TV and Android TV box. Visit www.tonton.com.my or call 03-2717 2020. Follow tonton on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram via tontonMY.