Keshet International

Keshet International is Keshet Media Group’s global distribution and production arm. Headed by CEO Alon Shtruzman, it includes Keshet’s local production outposts (Keshet U.K., Keshet Asia and Keshet Studios in the U.S.) as well as its global distribution arm. Keshet International Asia (KIA) distributes content to and acquires content from the Asian region as well as identifying strategic production partners for its rich content portfolio. Regionally headquartered in Hong Kong, KIA was established in October 2015 and has since gained footholds in all markets large and small.

Who's who 

Alon Shtruzman
CEO, Keshet International

Gary Pudney
Head of Asia, Keshet International

Cherry Lu
Sales Manager, Keshet International

Arpit Agarwal
Director, India and SAARC, Keshet International

Mihir Karlekar
Senior Sales Manager, India, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, and SAARC, Keshet International


Recent adaptations of Keshet International Asia formats include Prisoners of War India (Star TV), Rising Star India (Viacom 18), Rising Star Cambodia (Town TV), Rising Star Indonesia, Trade Up China (CCTV), Master Class China (CCTV), Who’s On Top Indonesia (RCTM), Master Class Vietnam (HTV3), Boom! Cambodia and Spy Korea.


Non-scripted reality/factual entertainment, game shows, talent shows, dating shows, scripted drama, scripted comedy.


All distribution and format rights are available. Additional rights can be discussed.


All content is available in HD.

Asia focus in 2017

Keshet International is focused on partnering in growing Asian markets, with key emphasis on India, China and Southeast Asia.

Top shows are... 

Welcome to the Wild: Amazon

Welcome to the Wild: Amazon sees 18 contestants enter the world’s largest and most extreme jungle, to undergo a thrilling cross river competition. Adventure Reality. Episodes/length: 22x75 mins

P.O.W. – Bandi Yuddh Ke (Prisoners of War India)

P.O.W. – Bandi Yuddh Ke (Prisoners of War India) is a drama about three Indian soldiers who were captured seventeen years ago while on a mission with their unit in the Kargil conflict in Kashmir. The story begins with their return home, after years of negotiations for their freedom. Two soldiers return home to India alive, the third comes home in a coffin. However a secret investigation is also unfolding about the truth of their capture and any discrepancies in their stories. The Prisoners of War format is an emotionally charged and powerful drama that became the Emmy Award winning series Homeland. Action Drama. Episodes/length: Season 1 and 2: 1x37 mins + 125x23 mins


Boxed is a social experiment in human conflict resolution. Two people in serious dispute embark on a social experiment in conflict resolution in this innovative, highly relatable format featuring real disagreements, real mediation, and real solutions. With the help of a professional mediator, will they find a way out?


“Asia is a major market for Keshet Interna-tional. We are happy and honoured to work with great partners in the region, and are always exploring new opportunities and part-nerships in TV, digital, mobile and even gaming. The trend in Asia is the embracing of mobile digital technology more intensely than ever before. Keshet International will focus on delivering world-class prime-time entertainment content that incorporates digital and mobile interactivity. We feel this satisfies Asian viewers’ hunger to become more active and engaged viewers of high-end content.”


Keshet International
Asia office
1204 Kai Tak Commercial Building
317-319 Des Voeux Road
Hong Kong
T: +852 3703 5983

Head office
12 Raul Valenburg Street
P.O.B. 58151
6158101 Tel Aviv


Asia office
Hong Kong
T: +852 3703 5983

Head office
T: +972 3 7676031

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Twitter: @keshetasia