This July, GEM TV Asia brings a new
line-up of TV shows that are both interesting and entertaining such as-Japan’s newest
comedy show about a married couple “My Loser Husband”, epic Chinese drama
called “Adventurous Journey”, award-winning variety show “The Quest which is
now on its 5th season in Japan and Korean variety show “Idol Heart
A picture-perfect couple hides an
embarrassing secret – this ideal husband is not a good office worker! Despite
having a good education, Tsukasa Kobayashi (Ryo Nishikido) still manages to
fumble his way through the workplace. He tries keeping the situation from his
wife Sayaka (Mayu Matsuoka) who believes him to be a star in the office. Having
too much pressure to deal with, he wants to quit his job. However, the couple
finds out that they will soon have a new addition to their family! With a new
determination and the support of his wife, watch this loving pair navigate the
messy corporate jungle together!
*My Loser Husband
premieres on 8 July, every Saturday at 9 pm, Same Time as Japan.
The Emperor sends his loyal
subject, Bai Ze (Leo Wu) on a mission to search for the mystical stars that
will help restore peace and stability in their kingdom. Along the way, Bai Ze
meets four teenagers – a troublemaker, a chef, a mysterious girl, and a
princess – who join him in his journey. Will they be able to find what they are
looking for and complete their quest?
premieres on 7 July, every Monday to Friday at 8pm.
Get up close and personal with your
favorite K-pop group! Catch them at their personal best as they take on the
challenge of completing various missions to delight their fans.
Every week features some of K-pop’s
hottest musical group artists, which include BTOB, Lovelyz, MONSTA X, B.A.P.,
B1A4, VIXX, and more!
*Idol Heart Attack
premieres on 22 July, every Saturday at 10:40pm.
Quest Season 5
Whether it is on land, at sea, or
in the air, the Earth is filled with mysteries and adventures waiting to be
In the new season of The Quest, our
hilarious hosts travel once again to different parts of the world in search of
answers to every mystery they encounter. Their antics and nail-biting stunts
are bound to leave you hanging at the edge of your seats!
*The Quest Season 5
premieres on 7 July, every Friday at 10:10pm.
is available on SKYCable Channel 116 in Metro Manila and
on Channel 222 in Cebu, Davao, Bacolod, Iloilo, and Baguio.
GEM is the glittering jewel of
Asian general entertainment. A joint
venture between Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks and Nippon Television
Network Corporation, GEM enjoys access to more than 500 hours of Japanese
content per year exclusively from Nippon TV.
The channel features first-run and
exclusive dramas, comedies and variety entertainment shows from Japan as well
as other Asian territories including China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. This includes
selected prime time dramas on the same day and within the same week of their
broadcast in Japan. GEM also made
history for being the first channel to broadcast Nippon TV’s music festival
‘THE MUSIC DAY’ LIVE, and for simulcasting the Japanese drama series ‘Guard
Center 24’ at the same time as Japan. In
addition, GEM takes its shows beyond the screen and into the lives of viewers,
and most recently brought Japanese star Hayami Mocomichi on promotional tours
to meet with his fans in Hong Kong and Singapore.
GEM Vietnam, which is also part of
the Asian channels portfolio, is wholly-owned and operated by SPT Networks.
Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia
Sony Pictures Television Networks,
Asia was established in 1997 with Singapore as the Asian headquarters of Sony
Pictures Television’s networks business. It operates five ad-supported 24/7
channels which are wholly-owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment.
AXN is Asia’s home of thrilling
entertainment; Sony Channel is the premier destination for female-skewing
Hollywood entertainment; Animax offers anime for all; ONE is powered by prime
and current South Korean entertainment content; and GEM serves up star-studded
and popular general entertainment programming from Japan, China, Hong Kong,
Taiwan and South Korea. The company also operates joint-venture Indonesian
telenovela channel FMN and children’s content channel BabyTV.
Nippon Television Network Corporation (Nippon TV)
Since becoming Japan’s first
commercial broadcaster in 1953, Nippon TV has become the country’s undisputed
ratings champion and finest producer of all genres of programs. One of the
biggest successes for Nippon TV is “Dragons’ Den,” a globally successful
business show. The format has sold into more than 30 territories including the
UK, Canada, Australia, Russia, Germany, India, Italy and Nigeria. The Emmy
award winning version, “Shark Tank,” airs in the US. With well-established
companies that deal in a broad range of businesses from movies, animation,
events, to fitness clubs, Nippon TV is leveraging its ideal platform to expand
into new realms. Recently launching a channel in Southeast Asia named GEM
through a joint venture with Sony Pictures Television Networks, and taking a
stake in the SVOD market through wholly-owned subsidiary Hulu Japan, Nippon TV
is steadily solidifying its presence and brand as a global media powerhouse.