Category: TV

Which Ben 10 alien should save the world?

If you were a fan of Cartoon Network in the golden days of the 00s, you’ll remember Ben 10. Featuring some of the best cartoon action available on Astro, Ben 10 followed the adventures of the precocious Ben, who gained the ability to transform into 10 different aliens thanks to a device called the Omnitrix. Ever present was the threat of Vilgax, an intergalactic overlord in pursuit of the Omnitrix. Well, Ben 10 is back, and this time, you get to choose which transformation ultimately defeats Vilgax! A fun mechanic tied to audience participation will see challenges aired on...

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INTERVIEW: Finding Adventure on the Worst Vacations Ever

By Aaron Lim Discovery Channel’s brand new show, WORST VACATION EVER, follows the adventures of celebrity brothers KC and Troy Montero as the duo boldly relive the worst and most unbelievable holiday anecdotes they can find – from pole dancing in the Philippines to Muay Thai matches in Thailand. Join us as we talk to the brothers about their adventures and what it takes to have fun in the weirdest situations. Hi, this is Aaron from The Level. Troy: Hi, nice to meet you. KC: Hey, nice to meet you.   Hey.  So, just to get started, do you...

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FINAS’ Dato’ Azmir and MyDocs’ Lina Teoh talk about the future of documentaries

Courtesy of Discovery Networks, we were given the opportunity to interview two prominent figures in the film industry: Lina Teoh, the head of MyDocs and Dato’ Azmir, Deputy Director-General of FINAS to talk more on Malaysian documentaries and its future. Their opinions however, may differ from each other. How is the documentary scene now compared to a decade ago? What have been some of the biggest developments? LINA TEOH: The scene has definitely matured. Back then, most local documentary filmmakers had not really ventured into doing international productions. In fact, 10 years ago was when the first co-productions between...

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4 Things You May Not Know About Pablo Escobar

The legendary crime boss and drug lord Pablo Escobar lives on in our cultural consciousness – through films, TV series, and books, we’re watched the story of Escobar retold time and time again, and some new wrinkle to appreciate appears everytime. With Discovery (Astro Channel 551) airing Finding Escobar’s Millions – a documentary following Doug Laux and Ben Smith, former CIA operations officers as they go on the hunt for his alleged “hidden treasure” in Finding Escobar’s Millions, there’s no better time to take a closer look at the legendary crime boss. Here are 4 things you might not have...

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Interview: Ed Stafford of Left For Dead

Survivalist, explorer, and adventurer Ed Stafford has seen the extremes all over the world – from the unforgiving Australian Outback to the banks of the Amazon River, and he’s about to take on his latest challenge in Left For Dead, a brand new series by Discovery.  Set to premiere this 17th October, Left For Dead will see Ed dropped into an environment and forced to survive until extraction – or give up and be rescued. As the first man to ever walk the length of the Amazon River, Ed’s proven he has the pedigree to survive the most unwelcoming...

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