Media treated to exclusive hi-tea session with By MY Side main casts, director Reuben Kang & executive producer Jin Lim
A Malaysian love story starring Brandon Ho and Marianne Tan. Come and relive moments of your first love as By MY Side hits TGV cinemas nationwide on Malaysia Day, 16th September.
Two lovebirds graduated from their high school years and Faye (Marianne Tan) eager to start her college life with her love but Ben (Brandon Ho) decided to further his studies overseas leaving everything he loves most back on home soil. She must figure out how to save this relationship or deal with this long distance relationship, and cope with being alone.
The first tonton Original movie by Malaysia’s 1st and largest video streaming service, tonton, in collaboration with JinnyboyTV, the movie highlights the contemporary situation where most post SPM students tend to further their studies overseas and leave everything they love behind. The supporting cast includes Nadia Nash, Arwind Kumar, Adam Shamil, Maggy Wang and Josephine Yap. In addition, there are cameo appearances by famous Malaysian YouTubers such as Jared Lim, Ernest Ng, Dennis Yin, Shawn Lee, Joseph Germani, Jenn Chia, Luqman Podolski, Mark O’dea and tonton’s Chinese ambassador, ThomasJack.
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Meanwhile, members of the media will have the privilege to meet and mingle with Brandon, Marianne, Reuben and Jinny Boy at an exclusive hi-tea session on 12 September 2017 at Colonial Café, Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. The movie’s Gala Premiere will be held at TGV One Utama on 15 September 2017 at 7.30pm.
Prior to this, tonton together with Jinnyboy, Reuben and the main cast, toured campuses in the Klang Valley for two days; SEGi College Kota Damansara and INTI College Subang Jaya on 5th September, Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus and Sunway University on 7th September.
“This is one of the many collaborations for tonton, but a first tonton original movie for us and we are truly ecstatic. JinnyboyTV himself is a YouTube sensation and it was wonderful to work with them and create something that most Malaysians can relate to. This is one of our ways to further expand and ensure the public receives only the best content they deserve.” said Airin Zainul, Director of tonton & Licensing and Merchandising.
The movie will hit TGV cinemas nationwide on Malaysia Day, 16th September 2017. With the release of the movie, tonton, JinnyboyTV and the casts will travel to four TGV cinema outlets to promote and meet their fans. The dates of the tours are listed below:
TGV Sunway Pyramid, Selangor
16 Sept 2017
3.00 pm to 6.00pm
TGV Gurney Paragon, Penang
17 Sept 2017
3.00 pm to 6.00pm
TGV Vivacity Megamall, Kuching
20 Sept 2017
6.00 pm to 9.00pm
TGV AEON Tebrau City, Johor Bahru
23 Sept 2017
3.00pm to 6.00pm
In addition, couple T-shirts (2 units) will be sold at the following TGV outlets from 15th September 2017: TGV Sunway Pyramid, TGV One Utama, TGV Tebrau City, TGV Bukit Tinggi, TGV Jaya, TGV Wangsawalk, TGV Sunway Velocity, TGV Kinta City, TGV Gurney Paragon, TGV Dpulse, TGV Viva City, TGV Miri, TGV Seri Manjung, TGV Taiping and TGV Rawang. So hurry and get yours while stocks last!
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