Emmy award-winning, multi-platform TV and content creators. activeTV was established in 1988, with offices in Singapore and Australia. Powerhouse production company activeTV is best known for producing: 

Celebrity Car Wars Season 1 and 2, Luxe Asia, four successful seasons of Food Detectives, The Amazing Race Australia Season 1 and 2, four highly successful seasons of The Amazing Race Asia, 2 seasons of The Amazing Race Philippines, The Amazing Race Ukraine, four seasons of the highly acclaimed Amazing Race Israel and the 2017 Asian Television Awards. 

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In 2017, active produced ‘The Kings - A Love Story’ an intimate documentary for Discovery featuring Joey and Angelina Mead King. In 2018, active added ‘Live Comedy’ to its extensive list of specialised formats and Netflix to its growing number of industry partners with the production of three comedy specials, premiering in all Netflix territories around the world. 

activeTV's flagship event in Australia, Woolworths Carols in the Domain, has been produced in-house for over 30 years and is broadcast nationally on Channel 7 to over 2 million viewers. In 2016, activeTV took under its wing South Australia's largest Christmas event, QBE Insurance Carols by Candlelight. Active also produced the kids' hidden camera hit show ‘PRANK PATROL’ for ABC TV Australia. 

Combining the experience of Emmy award-winning producers and cutting-edge digital strategists, activeTV Digital specialises in bite-sized programming and branded content for online platforms. activeTV Digital creates content for brands to suit their specific needs, be it a one-off show or a weekly series. Brand integrations include TRESemmé, Subaru, Harpers Bazaar, SONY, Hilton Hotel, Heineken, Johnny Walker, Chevrolet, Shangri-La Hotel, Caltex and Yahoo!


Asian Television Award 2008 

‘The Amazing Race Asia Season 2’ 

Winner for Best Adaptation of an Existing Format 

Asian Television Award 2009 

‘The Amazing Race Asia Season 3’ 

Winner for Best Adaptation of an Existing Format 

International Emmy 2009 

‘The Amazing Race Asia’ 

Nominee for Non-Scripted Entertainment 

Asian Television Award 2011 

‘The Amazing Race Australia Series 1’ 

Winner for Best Adaptation of an Existing Format 

Asian Television Award 2011 

Michael McKay

Winner for Best Direction on ‘The Amazing Race Australia Series 1’ 

Institute of Advertising Singapore 2011

Winner for Digital Campaign of the Year and Most Effective Media Campaign Plan of the Year 

Logie Awards 2011 

‘Prank Patrol’ 

Nominee for Best Children’s Programme

International Emmy 2012 

‘The Amazing Race Australia’

Nominee for Non-Scripted Entertainment 

AACTA Awards 2012 

'The Amazing Race Australia' 

Winner for Best Reality Television Series 

AACTA Awards 2012 

Michael McKay 

Nominee for Best Director 

Asian Television Awards 2012 

‘Cash Cab Asia' 

Winner for Best Entertainment Host 

Golden Screen TV Awards 2013 

‘The Amazing Race Philippines Season 1’ 

Winner for Outstanding Adapted Reality / Competition Program

Singapore Media Awards 2013 

‘Driving Change with Caltex’ 

Winner for Best Pan Asian Campaign 

Apollo Awards 2014 

'Food Detectives’ 

Best Editing (Entertainment) 

Asian Television Awards 2014 

‘Wacky World Beaters’ 

Nominee for Best Children’s Programme

Asian Television Awards 2014 

‘Asia’s Next Top Model’ Cycle 2 

Nominee for Best Adaptation of Format 

Asian Television Awards 2014 

‘The Food Detectives’ 

Nominee for Best Presenter/ Host 

Asian Television Awards 2015

‘Woolworths Carols in the Domain’ 2013

Winner for Best Entertainment 

Apollo Awards 2015 

‘Asia’s Next Top Model’

Winner for Best Editing

Markie Awards 2017

‘Celebrity Car Wars' Season 1

Winner for Best Idea (Content Marketing) 

Singapore Media Awards 2017

‘Celebrity Car Wars' Season 1

Winner for Best Use of Television

Winner for  Best Pan Asian Campaign

Marketing Excellence Awards 2017

‘Celebrity Car Wars' Season 1 

Winner of Excellence in Sponsorship Activation 

Asian Television Awards 2017

Food Detectives Season 3

Nominee for Best Infotainment Programme 

Asian Television Awards 2017

‘The Kings’ 

Nominee for Best Editing 


Production Services






activeTV Australia

123 Bridge Street

Port Melbourne, Victoria 3207 Australia

PH. +61 3 9647 5000

FX. +61 3 9682 1530

Email: australia@activetv.tv


activeTV Asia

16A Penhas Road

Singapore 208180

PH. +65 6738 4345

FX. +65 6735 6718

Email: production@activetv.tv