Fox (Hungary)

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Fox
FOX wordmark-orange.svg
Launched 4 February 2014 (2014-02-04)
Network Fox Broadcasting Company
Owned by Fox International Channels
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
Slogan Valami merész. Valami plusz. (Something bold. Something extra.)
Country Hungary
Language Hungarian
Sister channel(s)
  • National Geographic Channel
  • NatGeo Wild
  • Baby TV
Website www.foxtv.hu
Availability
Satellite
Magyar Telekom 65
Cable
Magyar Telekom 65
IPTV
Magyar Telekom 65

Fox Magyarország is a basic cable television channel broadcasting in Hungary, operated by Fox International Channels and launched on 4 February 2014.

History[edit]

The launch of Fox in Hungary was announced in October 2013 together with Fox Life and Fox Crime.[1] At the time sister channels National Geographic Channel, NatGeo Wild, and Baby TV were available in Hungary, while Fox was available in several other territories including Austria, the UK, the U.S., Italy, Spain, Portugal, Japan, Germany, North Africa, and Latin America, Fox Life and Fox Crime also being available in territories like Bulgaria, Ukraine, and Croatia.[2] Rodrigo Crespo was chosen as the official voice of the channel.[3] The official YouTube channel of the Hungarian Fox was created in December 2013,[4] while its Facebook page and official site were created in January 2014.[5]

The channel was launched on 4 February 2014 exclusively on the digital platforms of Magyar Telekom,[6] ten days before the Hungarian version of Paramount Channel.[7] Its advertising airtime is sold by Atmedia from 1 March 2014.[8]

Programs[edit]

Primetime[edit]

Series name Hungarian title Time slot Season(s)
The Bridge A híd Thursday nights 1
Charmed Bűbájos boszorkák reruns 2
The Crazy Ones Eszementek Friday nights 1
Crisis Krízis Wednesday nights 1
Da Vinci's Demons Da Vinci démonai Tuesday nights 2
Endgame Végjáték Thursday nights 1
Everybody Loves Raymond Szeretünk Raymond reruns 2
How I Met Your Mother Így jártam anyátokkal reruns 3
The Listener Hetedik érzék Wednesday nights 4
Medium A médium reruns 4
The Simpsons A Simpson család Friday nights 25
Sleepy Hollow Az Álmosvölgy legendája Monday nights 1
The Walking Dead The Walking Dead Monday nights 3
24: Live Another Day 24: Élj egy új napért Monday nights 1

Reality show/Documentary[edit]

  • Man Up
  • Tales from the Bush Larder
  • Top Tables, Top Cities
  • The Wine Quest: Spain

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Új riválist kapnak a magyar tévék". Origo. 30 October 2013. 
  2. ^ györgyi (31 October 2013). "Itthon is elindul a Fox". comment:com. 
  3. ^ "Crespo Rodrigo lett a FOX hangja! Őket hallod a nagy magyar csatornákon". Femina. 
  4. ^ "FOX Magyarország". YouTube. 
  5. ^ Kardos Attila (20 January 2014). "Elindult a FOX weboldala". SAT-TV-RADIO. 
  6. ^ "Új tévécsatorna indul, villámgyors szinkronnal dobbantana". HVG. 31 January 2014. 
  7. ^ "Elindult itthon is a Paramount Channel". Origo. 14 February 2014. 
  8. ^ "Februártól jön a FOX Entertainment Channel". atmedia. 15 January 2014. 

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