Astro bo­nanza

> Malaysian satel­lite pay TV and IPTV ser­vice provider cel­e­brates its 20th an­niver­sary with lots of good­ies planned for cus­tomers

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Ro­hana added that Astro’s cus­tomers con­tinue to be at the heart of ev­ery­thing they do.

“They will con­tinue to chal­lenge and in­spire us to in­tro­duce new con­tent, prod­ucts, ser­vices and ex­pe­ri­ences of rel­e­vance and value.”

The event also saw Astro cus­tomer Erni Chan re­ceiv­ing her prize of a trip for two to New York City’s Big­gest Food Fes­ti­val with the op­por­tu­nity to meet pop­u­lar celebrity chefs such as Bobby Flay, Rachael Ray, Gi­ada De Lau­ren­tiis, and Michael Sy­mon.

Also at the event were Korean heart­throb Kim Rae-Won, Na­tional Ge­o­graphic host Harry Yuan, pop­u­lar Malaysian celebri­ties such as Zizan, Jo­han, Na­bil, Datuk Aznil Nawawi, Harith Iskan­der, Alex Yoong, Aaron Aziz and Lisa Suri­hani as well as mas­cots of well-loved car­toon char­ac­ters.

Astro cus­tomers at home have not been left out in the celebration as they can par­tic­i­pate to win one of 20 ex­clu­sive once-in-a-life­time ad­ven­tures.

Th­ese in­clude a trip to North Ire­land for a Game of Thrones tour ex­pe­ri­ence, a bak­ing class at cake boss Buddy Valas­tro Cook­ing School in New Jersey, or a trip to key sport­ing events like the Barcelona vs Real Madrid match in Spain, WWE Wrestle­ma­nia 33 match at Florida, or a Premier League match in Eng­land.

For TV or movie fans, there’s a chance for them to rub shoul­ders with the stars with trips to at­tend awards cer­e­monies in South Korea (the MBC En­ter­tain­ment and Drama Awards, KBS Awards cer­e­mony or SBS Awards), Hong Kong (the TVB Gala 2016 Show or Ce­les­tial’s Movie Stu­dio Gala Din­ner) and Chen­nai (for a tour of the fa­mous AVM stu­dio and be part of the au­di­ence in a top show by Sun TV and Star Vi­jay TV).

They can even hang out with pop­u­lar Malaysian celebri­ties Zizan or Jo­han and get a cameo ap­pear­ance in one of their shows.

There are also passes to be won to at­tend the Astro Fest car­ni­val at Sun­way La­goon Theme Park on Nov 20. To get your passes, go to www.astro. com.my/cel­e­brat­ing-you.

Two new chan­nels will make their ap­pear­ance. They are TARA HD (chan­nel 108), which will be avail­able for free pre­view to all Astro B.yond cus­tomers from Oct 19 to Nov 20; and Boo Chan­nel (chan­nel 404), a new monthly sub­scrip­tion chan­nel de­liv­er­ing 24-hour Asian hor­ror and thrillers start­ing on Oct 31 at RM5.99/month (ex­clud­ing GST).

For more, visit the Astro web­site.

MOHD AMIRUL SYAFIQ MOHD DIN/ THESUN

At Astro’s 20th an­niver­sary bash with CEO Datuk Rozana Rozhan cut­ting the cake (left) and at the cen­tre of the celebration.

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