GEM is the preferred destination for the best of Japanese entertainment in Asia. A joint venture between Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks and Nippon Television Network Corporation, GEM enjoys access to exclusive Japanese content from Nippon TV. The channel features first-run and exclusive dramas and variety entertainment shows from Japan, including primetime dramas airing same time and within the same week of their original broadcast. Other special programmes include a local GEM audition for the Japanese variety show – I Can Sing in Japanese! and the live broadcast of the music festival, THE MUSIC DAY, with performances by Hey! Say! JUMP in Hong Kong beamed live. In addition, GEM takes its shows beyond the screen and into the lives of viewers with artiste meet-and-greet events with Japanese stars such as Kento Yamazaki and Hayami Mocomichi. GEM is available in eight territories in Asia.

Owned by / Company 

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks, Asia is a leading operator of adsupported channels including English general entertainment powerhouses AXN and Sony Channel; and Asian content giants Animax, GEM and ONE. SPT Networks’ portfolio collectively features the biggest and best titles from Northeast Asia and the U.S. and is a leader in creating local and pan-regional original productions. Taking content beyond the screen, SPT Networks, Asia immerses fans in its premium entertainment via large-scale festivals, celebrity fan meets and digital engagement. In Asia, SPT Networks’ portfolio is available across 19 territories in over 44 million homes.

Who's who 

Virginia Lim
Senior Vice President and General Manager
E: [email protected]

Local Production 

SPT Networks, Asia is a leader in producing original productions with a proven track-record in delivering award-winning local and pan-regional series that are ‘made in Asia, for Asia’. With a dedicated in-house production team, SPT Networks creates original IP tailored for specific markets and partners; as well as localised versions of global and iconic franchises. Now into its third season, the record-breaking Asia’s Got Talent continues to entertain millions of viewers across the region. In 2018, the Asia’s Got Talent winner, The Sacred Riana, was Facebook’s most viewed video of all time with over 500 million views. SPT Networks also produces toprated The Amazing Race Asia, which has won multiple awards for Best General Entertainment Programme, Best Reality Show and Best Adaptation of an Existing Format; The Elements: Cosentino, featuring master illusionist Cosentino; and Adventure Your Way, the first crowd-sourced travel adventure series in the Philippines.

Advertising and Sponsorship
SPT Networks, Asia offers creative, targeted and effective script-to-screen media solutions that enable advertisers to tap the power of Sony’s premium entertainment, regional reach and unparalleled influence. Seamless brand integration in original productions together with digital content extensions remain a key draw for advertisers seeking news ways to connect consumers with their brands.

Affiliate marketing 

Nirav Haji
Vice President, Affiliate Sales
E: [email protected]


SPT Networks, Asia is a one-stop destination that enables advertisers to tap into the power of Sony’s premium entertainment, regional reach and unparalleled influence for a creative 360 media solution. Seamless brand integration in original productions together with digital content extensions remain a key draw for sponsors in the local and pan-regional markets.

Advertising Sales 

Avani Bhanchawat
Vice President of Advertising and Sponsorship Sales
E: [email protected]


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Affiliate Sales Contact
Jacqueline Lam
Vice President of Affiliates Sales
E: [email protected]


19 Feb 2019