AXN (short for AXioN) is a pay television, cable, and satellite television channel owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment, first launched on May 22, 1997. The network is now spread across several parts of the world, including Europe, Japan, and parts of Asia and Latin America.
In 2014, AXN purchased the Asian distribution rights to 24: Live Another Day. The series premiered on AXN Asia on May 6, 2014 and aired at 10:00 p.m. local time every Tuesday night. On AXN India, the series debuted on May 9, 2014.