Get Up Close and Personal with the Stars


Singapore, 23 July 2004 — This weekend, Orchard Road will be dazzling with stars as StarHub Celebrates the Freedom of Hubbing with a host of fun-filled “shining” activities and events for StarHub’s Hubbing Roadshow.


The Roadshow will be held on Saturday and Sunday, 24 and 25 July 2004, from 11am to 9pm at Ngee Ann City’s Civic Plaza.


StarHub’s Hubbing Roadshow will enable one to get up close and personal with Hong Kong celebrities, be treated to exclusive Mobile, CableTV and MaxOnline deals and attractive offers for everyone in the family.  Attractive goodie bags will be up for grab for the first 500 visitors. 


“The Roadshow is a reflection of the exciting Hubbing lifestyle that StarHub offers. Not only do we offer a full suite of info-communications services to meet our customers' communications needs, we also enhance their entertainment experience. For example, if you love to watch the latest season of Sex and The City, why not download a Sex and The City ring tone or wallpaper.  What's more, with our integrated StarHub Rewards programme, customers are also rewarded more as they spend more with us across all our products and services.” said Ms Tham Loke Kheng, Senior Vice President of Consumer Marketing, StarHub.


Catch a “Shining Star”

Fans of the popular Hong Kong celebrities will get the exclusive chance to get up close and personal with the stars at the StarHub’s Hubbing Roadshow at the following timeslots:

  • Meet sensuous Tian Xin and Tarot Cards Guru Maurice from Asia Plus on Saturday, 24 July at 3pm
  • Meet TVB artistes Moses Chan & Bernice Liu and hosts Oscar Li and Elaine on Saturday, 24 July at 4.30pm and Sunday, 25 July at 2pm
  • Get a limited autograph from the Winner of Best Actor Award from Hong Kong Film Awards Tony Leung on Sunday, 25 July at 4pm, under Star Chinese Movies’ invitation.

Kids’ Corner

Children will have the chance to catch the lovable Powerpuff Girls – Bubble s , Blossom and Buttercup from Cartoon Network in town.  Join the girls in their mission to fight crime and defeat the forces of evil before bedtime in the city of Townsville, against the evil monkey Mojo Jojo, with help from the girls’ beloved Professor Utonium on Saturday, 24 July at 1.45pm and 6.30pm and Sunday, 25 July at 12.30pm and 5.15pm.


The popular Nickelodeons’ SpongeBob’s best friend Patrick Starr will also be making a guest appearance at 1.15pm on both 24 July and 25 July, as he offers advice and encouragement to his loyal fans at the StarHub’s Hubbing Roadshow.


Cable Entertainment Corner

StarHub CableTV’s channel partners will have booths with games, lucky draws and give-aways with the following themes:

1)       HBO – “Sex And the City”

2)       Star Movies – “DareDevil”

3)       CNN – “Larry King’s Studio”

4)       National Geographic – “Astronaut”

5)       Discovery – “Got to Know!”

6)       Sports Corner (ESPN/Star Sports/SuperSports) – “Sports Fanatics!”

7)       Star Chinese Movies – “Silver Hawk”

8)       Celestial Movies – “Artistes Glamour!”

9)       TVBI(TVBJ/TVBS Asia/TVB8) – “Star-Studded TVB!”

10)   VV Drama – “Ultimate Drama Challenge!”

11)   E- City – “Entertainment Extravaganza!”


There will also be demonstrations on StarHub’s latest Digital Cable service, which provides StarHub’s CableTV customers an even better hubbing experience as they will be able to watch, surf and chat via a single digital cable platform.  Viewers will be able to select from an array of 11 additional international channels covering classic movies, soundtracks, entertainment news, health, science, cricket, reality shows as well as programmes from Korea and Australia.


Children and avid action hero fans will have a chance to catch their favourite Action Heroes – Terminator, Bruce Lee, Jennifer Garner in Alias and Lora Craft and rumble with them for some real live action at StarHub’s Hubbing Roadshow!


Mobile Corner

Phone manufacturers like Samsung, Sony Ericsson, LG, Motorola, Nokia, Siemens and Panasonic will be showcasing their latest mobile handsets.


StarHub’s Postpaid and Green Prepaid Mobile Customers will be able to redeem an exquisite leather passport holder, simply by completing a passport of mobile downloads at designated StarHub’s CableTV partners’ booths.  This promotion is limited to the first 200 StarHub Mobile Customers only.


For more information on StarHub’s   celebrations, please visit