Channel Launches


Portugal’s Nowo adds four SPI/Filmbox channels

Portuguese operator Nowo is adding four SPI/FilmBox channels to its portfolio after agreeing a deal with SPI International. Now is adding the DocuBox HD, FilmBox Art House, Fast&FunBox HD and FashionBox HD channels to its line-up. “I am very pleased to begin a new partnership with Nowo, which will further strengthen our position in Portugal […]

AMC and Atresmedia launch Spanish channel bouquet

AMC Networks International Southern Europe (AMCNISE) and Atresmedia Internacional have partnered to launch a bouquet of Spanish-language pay TV channels. The companies claim that the seven-channel package will provide ‘the best of Spanish TV’ in a single offering, which will be made available to pay TV operators across Europe. AMCNISE will provide its thematic channels […]

Viacom launches Comedy Central in France

Viacom is launching Comedy Central in France, effective October 4th. The entertainment-themed channel will be distributed on all telecoms affiliate platforms, including Orange, Free, SFR, Numericable, Bouygues and Videofutur, reaching more than 13 million households. The channel will also be available via a wide range of devices, providing real-time access to Comedy Central TV, Comedy Central Replay and Comedy Central Play, […]

Viasat World launches Epic Drama channel on Vivacom TV

Viasat World has launched its Epic Drama channel on Vivacom TV in Bulgaria, with the channel’s SVOD content to be available to Vivacom subscribers by the end of the year. Epic Drama will join Viasat World’s other channels – TV1000,Viasat Nature, Viasat History and Viasat Explore – which are already broadcast by the operator, deepening a more than 10-year relationship between the […]

Singtel TV adds Discovery channels

Asian operator Singtel TV has added Discovery’s HGTV, Asian Food Channel (AFC), and Food Network channels to its programming lineup in Singapore. The networks are available on Singtel TV and the Singtel TV GO app, with the operator now carrying the full suite of Discovery channels in the country – including Discovery Channel and Animal […]

Trace launches two new music channels

Youth broadcaster Trace has launched two new music channels, Trace Ayiti and Trace Latina. Trace Ayiti will offer Haiti-focused music, airing music videos, artist interviews, magazine programmes, concerts and documentaries. Trace Latina will be positioned as a “100% urban, 100% Latin” channel, broadcasting Latin music ranging from hip-hop to tango. Trace Ayiti is available in […]

All Flamenco launches internationally with Orange France

All Flamenco, the first UHD TV channel dedicated to the Spanish Flamenco, has launched internationally with a distribution agreement  French operator Orange France.   The channel now forms part of the operator’s Spanish bouquet with a potential audience of almost seven million subscribers. The Spanish bouquet comprises eight channels for €6 a month, with Spanish Flamenco sitting alongside Antena 3, Star TVE, Atreseries, Canal 24 […]

H&C launches on Viasat in Sweden

Equestrian sports channel H&C has launched its Swedish channel on Nordic Entertainment Group’s Viasat platform where it will be offered on an a la carte basis, retailed at SEK59 (€5.65). Viasat’s subscribers in Sweden will be able to watch H&C’s offering of equestrian sport, including a calendar of Swedish and international events, exclusive masterclasses, and […]

Sky Deutschland to launch pop-up Halloween channel

Sky Deutschland it to launch a pop-up Halloween channel from October 19-November 1. Sky Cinema Halloween HD will offer a collection of 70 horror movies including Halloween – Die Nacht des Grauens (Halloween), Underworld: Blood Wars, Get Out and Annabelle 2. Other content will include an exclusive TV premier of horror remake Es, which will […]

Vivid Red HD arrives on Tele2

Adult entertainment specialist Vivid Entertainment has added its Vivid Red HD channel to Dutch service provider Tele2’s TV line-up. Vivid Red HD, which features content from studio partners Kink, Tushy and Vixen as well as home produced content from Girlsway and Pure Taboo. On Tele2, the channel will be part of the operator’s premium package […]