JimJam to launch in Singapore on Starhub

MUMBAI: International pre-school TV channel JimJam will launch in Singapore on 1 November on pay TV platform Starhub.

JimJam aims to engage, educate and provide a safe and trusted viewing environment for young children aged between one and six. It encourages thinking and social skills, with tailored programmes enticing children to explore, play and be creative. Its line-up of programmes include Thomas and Friends, Bob the Builder, Pingu, Fireman Sam, Angelina Ballerina and Barney and Friends.

Starhub TV customers are offered a chance to experience the quality programmes on JimJam for free with a two-week complimentary preview of JimJam on StarHub Preview Channel, from 1 November to 16 November.

JimJam will join Boomerang in StarHub TV’s Kids Basic Upsize Group, together providing an enchanting and lively programming mix of the world’s favourite animations, sing-along-fun with costume ‘song and dance’ series and captivating story-telling that suit children’s individual learning needs and attention span.

Starhub head of Pay TV and entertainment Ong Bee Lian says, “We are pleased that Hit Entertainment and Chellomedia have selected Starhub to be their preferred pay TV operator to bring JimJam to Singapore."

JimJam GM Wayne Dunsford said, “JimJam offers a truly compelling mix of entertainment and life values for our young viewers and we look forward to sharing the magic with the children and families of Singapore."

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