Magdalene Ew

Head of Content, Entertainment - Southeast Asia/Hong Kong/Taiwan
Warner Bros. Discovery

Magdalene Ew is Head of Content – Entertainment at Warner Bros. Discovery for Southeast Asia, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Ms Ew defines and executes content curation and acquisition strategy for the business' general entertainment portfolio in the region, including pan-regional channels Warner TV and HBO – including HBO Family, HBO Hits, HBO Signature and Cinemax – as well as the streaming service HBO GO and HBO On Demand.

She oversees original production including HBO Asia Originals such as the recently launched horror series Folklore and documentary series Traffickers: Inside the Golden Triangle. She also drives co-production projects such as On the Job and Trinity of Shadows which premiered in September and June 2021 respectively.

Prior to joining HBO and Warner Bros. Discovery, she was the Sales and Marketing Director at Singapore Grand Prix and played a key role in the world’s first and only F1 night race. A marketing and content veteran with over 20 years of regional experience, Ms Ew also led the sponsorship marketing department at MTV Asia, and has also held positions at Nike and Discovery Channel.