RTL Nitro

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RTL Nitro
RTL Nitro logo.svg
Launched 1 April 2012
Picture format 576i (SDTV) or 1080i (HDTV)
Slogan Fernsehen für Helden (television for heroes)
Country Germany
Website www.rtlnitro.de
Availability
Satellite
Astra 1L @ 19.2°E 12188 H 27,500 3/4[1]
Cable
NetCologne[1] channel 42 (digital service)[2]
IPTV

RTL Nitro is a German television channel owned by the RTL Group. It is available via cable, satellite and IPTV. It is available free to air.

Conception[edit]

The slogan of RTL Nitro is „Fernsehen für Helden“ (television for heroes). It describes itself as a "premium entertainment channel" ("Premium-Unterhaltungssender") for a widespread audience.[3] It is mainly targeted to males in the age of 20 to 59.[4]

The program contains many old German and American series and films, but also first runs of some American series like Modern Family, Nurse Jackie or Chase.

On 2 April 2012, the video on demand site RTL Nitro Now launched, where several shows can be viewed seven days after its airing.

RTL Nitro HD[edit]

RTL Nitro HD

RTL Nitro HD, a high definition simulcast of RTL Nitro, was launched on 28 August 2012 on cable provider Kabel Deutschland, and became available via NetCologne on 1 September 2012.[5] Broadcast of RTL Nitro HD via satellite is currently not planned.[6]

Programming[edit]

Original programming (from RTL Group)[edit]

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Entertainment[edit]

TV Series[edit]

Imported programming (American)[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

TV series[edit]

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