Thrill (TV channel)

Last updated
Thrill logo.jpg
Launched28 April 2010
Owned by Celestial Tiger Entertainment
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
SloganFear Is Fun
Language English
Broadcast areaSoutheast Asia
Hong Kong
Sister channel(s) Celestial Movies
Celestial Classic Movies
MNC Vision (Indonesia)Channel 19
Channel 7 (C01/C02)
Tranvision (Indonesia)Channel 161
Cignal (Philippines)Channel 51
Channel 22
SkyCable / Destiny Cable (Philippines)Channel 107 (Digital)
Cable TV (Hong Kong)Channel 219
Cablelink (Philippines)Channel 49
First Media
Channel 297
now TV (Hong Kong)Channel 125
TOTiptv (Thailand)Channel 259
Singtel TV
Channel 415 (SD/VOD)
StarHub TV (Singapore)Channel 618 (Ceased Transmission on 27 April 2020)
myTV Super
(Hong Kong)
Channel 202

Thrill is a Southeast Asian pay television channel focusing on the horror, thriller, suspense and supernatural fiction genres. It primarily airs imports from the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Asia.


The channel airs many iconic horror film franchises including The Ring , Ju-on , The Amityville Horror , Friday the 13th , and The Blair Witch Project . Each month, a thematic block composed of first airings from contemporary and classic horror films is aired typically on Fridays at 11PM (HK/SG/PHIL), 10PM (JKT/THAI).

Thrill airs South Korean imports in partnership with South Korea's OCN channel; [1] [2] these include Vampire Prosecutor , The Virus and Cheo Yong The Paranormal Detective . [3] Other programming Western dramas such as Psychoville , Coma , Bedlam and Holliston and paranormal reality series such as Ghost Hunters and Most Haunted .

Unlike other film-oriented channels which tend to be commercial-free, Thrill airs television advertising.

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