Studio Universal (Latin America)

Studio Universal Latin America is a 24-hour cable television channel broadcasting from New York, United States, targeted for Middle and South American audiences.

Studio Universal
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CountryUnited States
Broadcast areaArgentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
Mexico
Nicaragua
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
Uruguay
Venezuela
SloganSpanish: Vivimos el cine
Portuguese: A gente vive cinema
("We live cinema", adapted from the global slogan, "We Are Movies")
Programming
Language(s)Spanish, Portuguese
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
480i (SDTV)
Ownership
OwnerNBCUniversal International Networks
(NBCUniversal/Comcast)
(operated and distributed by HBO Latin America Group)
Brazil: NBCUniversal International Networks (50%), Globosat (Grupo Globo, 50%)
(distributed by Globosat)
Sister channelsUniversal TV
Syfy
E!
CNBC Latin America
MSNBC Latin America
History
LaunchedSeptember, 1997 (as Hallmark Channel)
February 1, 2010 (as Studio Universal)
Former namesHallmark Channel (1997-2010)
Links
WebsiteLatin America
Brazil

It is owned by Universal Networks International, a division of NBCUniversal, and was launched in Latin America in September, 1997.[1] It mostly airs American movies and films and some series and is a sister channel to Universal Channel in the region. It broadcasts in four feeds, Brasil, Mexico, Argentina and Latam. From its launch until January 31, 2010 the channel was named Hallmark Channel. It was renamed Studio Universal on February 1, 2010.

The Brazilian feed of the channel, as well as its sister network, Syfy, are operated since mid-July 2012, by the joint venture between Universal Networks International and Organizações Globo-owned Globosat which already operated the Brazilian version of Universal Channel.[2]

FeedsEdit

  • Mexican feed. Aired in Mexico.
  • Argentine feed. Aired in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay.
  • Chilean feed. Aired in Chile.
  • Brazilian feed. Aired in Brazil, operated by a joint venture between NBCU and Globosat and distributed by the latter.
  • Latam feed. Aired in the rest of Latin America.
  • Colombian feed. Aired in Colombia.
 
Hallmark Channel logo used from 1997 to 2010 in Latin America, including Brazil
 
Studio Universal logo used from 2010 to 2016 in Latin America, including Brazil

ProgrammingEdit

CurrentEdit

  • Fullscreen

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ es:Hallmark Channel
  2. ^ "NBCUniversal International and Globosat announce new agreement". todotvnews. Retrieved 12 June 2012.

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