Star, KyLinTV ink 3-channel deal


News Corp.-owned Star and KyLinTV have inked a deal to launch three Mandarin-language channels in North America on KyLinTV's IPTV platform.

Star Chinese Channel, an entertainment network in Taiwan, debuted Saturday on KyLinTV's premium package. The channel features programming in a range of genres, including talk shows, game shows, contemporary and costume drama series, lifestyle and variety shows. In addition, music network Channel [V] Taiwan as well as a channel dedicated to classic Chinese movies will join Star Chinese Channel on KyLinTV in the coming months.