“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” to Air Across Asia on Lifetime Asia with Same-Day Telecast as the U.S.

(October 15, 2014 – Singapore & October 14, 2014 – Burbank, CA) – Emmy award-winning talk show “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” (Season 12) will premiere on Lifetime Asia, weekdays at 8pm (SIN/HK) as a same-day telecast with the United States.

“We are hugely excited to bring ‘Ellen’ to Lifetime in Asia and we strongly believe we add value by broadcasting the show in less than 24 hours from the US premiere.  ‘Ellen’ is such a topical show; we’re excited to give our viewers the same opportunities to share in the water cooler conversation,” said Michele Schofield, Senior Vice President, Programming & Marketing, A+E Networks Asia.

The series will now be available in Brunei, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Thailand and The Philippines.

Entering its 12th season, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” continues to be the destination for laughter and fun, highlighting Ellen’s one-of-a-kind humor, warmth and insight, and featuring the biggest stars from television, film, music and more. With an engaging personality and unique take on everyday life, Ellen sets the tone for a relaxed and candid environment that puts her guests at ease and allows them to engage in entertaining and thoughtful discussions on topical issues.

“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” will premiere weekdays at 8pm (SIN/HK) from 20 October exclusively on Lifetime Asia.

“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” is produced by A Very Good Production and WAD Productions, Inc. in association with Telepictures Productions and is distributed internationally by Warner Bros. International Television Distribution.