Tune in for new HBO Original series Irma Vep and Westworld Season 4, plus Redraw Your Summer on Cartoon Network and celebrate Superman Day on Warner TV
PHILIPPINES, May 30, 2022 – Re-examine what’s real and what’s not in the brand-new HBO Original Series Irma Vep, return to the dystopian Westworld, now in its fourth season, and enjoy fast-paced action in Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard, all on HBO GO this June.
For superhero action, tune in for a special programming block on Warner TV to celebrate Superman Day, with Man of Steel and back-to-back episodes of Superman & Lois Season 2.
On Cartoon Network, the Redraw Your Summer programming stunt brings together familiar family favourites, plus new episodes of Ninjago and the premiere of Lego DC Shazam: Magic and Monsters!
Redefine Your Reality on HBO GO and HBO
Go on a journey of discovery and explore different lives.
Premieres Tuesday, June 7 at 9am on HBO GO and at 10pm on HBO
Mira, an American movie star disillusioned by her career and a recent breakup, moves to France to star as lead character Irma Vep in a remake of the French silent film classic, ‘Les Vampires’. Set against the backdrop of a lurid crime thriller, Mira struggles as the distinctions between herself and the character she plays begin to blur. Loosely based on the 1996 feature film of the same name, this HBO Original limited series treads the fine line between fiction and reality, artifice and authenticity, art and life. Stars Academy Award® winner Alicia Vikander.
Westworld Season 4
Premieres Monday, June 27 at 9am on HBO and HBO GO
The Emmy®-winning HBO Original drama series returns to the dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the birth of a new form of life on Earth. Across its first three seasons, the series has received 54 Emmy® nominations, winning 9 Primetime Emmy® Awards – including Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for Thandiwe Newton. Also stars Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood and Jeffrey Wright in an ensemble cast.
Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard
Premieres Saturday, June 11 at 10pm on HBO and HBO GO
Bodyguard Michael Bryce and hitman Darius Kincaid are reunited in another life-threatening mission. Still unlicensed and under scrutiny, Bryce is forced into action by Darius’s even more volatile wife, the infamous international con artist Sonia Kincaid. As Bryce is driven over the edge by his two most dangerous protectees, the trio get in over their heads in a global plot and soon find that they are all that stand between Europe and total chaos. Stars Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas.
Despicable Me, on Friday, June 24 at 6pm on HBO
Minions, on Friday, June 24 at 7.30pm on HBO
Both lovable and despicable, how did Gru become who he is? Get ready for the theatrical release of Minions 2: The Rise of Gru and discover the untold story of one twelve-year-old’s dream to become the world’s greatest and most despicable supervillain… with the help of his loyal Minions. Meanwhile, relive the ‘Gru-some’ experience of Minions and Despicable Me on HBO.
MAGIC AND MORE ON CARTOON NETWORK
All-time favourites and brand-new offerings to enjoy.
Redraw Your Summer
Daily from 9am on Cartoon Network
Don’t miss this special programming selection, featuring the world’s most iconic cat and mouse duo in The Tom and Jerry Show and Tom and Jerry in New York. The week of June 6 pairs We Baby Bears and Jellystone!, followed by new episodes of Total Dramarama – and the unceasing antics of Gumball and Darwin in The Amazing World of Gumball. Also, enjoy new episodes of Lamput and a Teen Titans Go! marathon featuring Raven and Starfire on their epic adventure with the Titans across the planet and galaxy.
Lego DC Shazam: Magic and Monsters!
Premieres Saturday, June 4 at 1.30pm on Cartoon Network
In this adventure-packed film premiere, Shazam is a new hero who aspires to join the Justice League. However, to do so, he must first reveal his identity as 10-year-old Billy Batson. What’s a young boy to do? Tune in to find out!
Premieres Saturday, June 4 at 3pm on Cartoon Network, with a new episode every weekend at the same time
Catch brand-new episodes of Ninjago this June which include ‘Farewell The Sea’ as the Ninjas reunite a year after Nya’s sacrifice to investigate vengestone smuggling, and the appearance of a team of New Ninjas. Next, ‘Public Enemy 1, 2, 3, 4, 5’ follows the Ninjas’ attempt to retrieve Aspheera’s magical staff. Finally, in ‘The Fall of the Monastery’, the Ninjas search for an escape while Master Wu and the others defend the Weapons of Spinjitzu from the Council of the Crystal King.
CELEBRATE THE MAN OF STEEL ON WARNER TV
Revisit the heroic deeds of Superman on June 12, Superman Day!
On Sunday, June 12 from 4pm on Warner TV
Catch Man of Steel and binge-watch five episodes of Superman & Lois S2 in anticipation of new episodes premiering every Wednesday at 9pm, with the finale episode on Wednesday, June 22.
Channel numbers for your reference:
- Cartoon Network: Cignal: Ch. 74 (SD), Ch. 220 (HD), Sky Cable: Ch. 43 (SD), Ch. 178 (HD)
- Boomerang: Cignal: Ch. 76, Sky Cable: Ch. 42
- Warner TV: Cignal Ch. 235 and Sky Cable Ch. 34 (SD) and Ch. 197 (HD)
- HBO: Cignal: Ch. 53 (SD), Ch. 210 (HD), Sky Cable: Ch. 54 (SD) and Ch. 168 (HD)
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