13th Street Universal

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13th Street Universal
13th Street logo
Launched30 November 1997; 21 years ago (1997-11-30) (France)
13 September 1999; 19 years ago (1999-09-13) (Spain)
30 May 2007; 11 years ago (2007-05-30) (Netherlands)
15 November 2009; 9 years ago (2009-11-15) (Australia)
13 September 2010; 8 years ago (2010-09-13) (Poland)
Closed1 July 2016; 2 years ago (2016-07-01) (Netherlands & Flanders)
NetworkUniversal Networks International
Owned byNBCUniversal
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 480i/576i for the SDTV feeds)
SloganPartner in Crime
Sister channel(s)Syfy Universal
CNBC Europe
Movies 24
Style Network (Europe)
Golf Channel
Sky News
Foxtel (Australia)Channel 113
Austar (Australia)Channel 113
CanalSat (France)Channel 524 (HD)
Channel 724 (SD)
Cablecom (Switzerland)Channel 116
Foxtel (Australia)Channel 113
UPC PolandChannel 481
CanalSatChannel 20 (HD)

13th Street Universal (France: 13ème Rue Universal, Spain: Calle 13 and Poland: 13 Ulica) is a television channel specialising in action, suspense and police procedural programs and movies. It is owned by NBCUniversal and was launched in France on 13 November 1997, later followed by Germany on 1 May 1998, Spain in 1999 and the Netherlands on 30 May 2007.[1]

13th Street Universal was added to the Foxtel platform in Australia on 15 November 2009 and a new timeshift channel 13th Street+2 was added in 2010. In that same year, on 13 September, the channel was launched in Poland. The channel changed its logo and added Universal to its name on 13 October 2010.[2]

13th Street Universal officially closed in the Netherlands and Flanders on 1 July 2016.[3]

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  1. ^ Robert Briel (24 May 2007). "Tien nieuwe kanalen bij UPC digital". Broadband TV Nieuws. Archived from the original on 2017-09-27. Retrieved 2018-07-31.
  2. ^ Jarco Kriek & Jan Hein Visser (27 August 2010). "Nieuw logo en huisstijl voor tv-kanaal 13Th Street". Totaal TV.
  3. ^ Jarco Kriek (6 May 2016). "NBCUNIVERSAL STOPT OP 1 JULI MET SYFY EN 13TH STREET". Totaal TV.

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