Bio (Australian TV channel)

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Bio.
Bio. Logo
Launched2004
Closed1 November 2015
Owned byFoxtel Networks
Audience share0.3% (Apr '07, [1])
SloganEveryone Has A Story
CountryAustralia
LanguageEnglish
Formerly calledThe Biography Channel (2004-2007)
Websitebiochannel.com.au
Availability
Satellite
FoxtelChannel 133
Cable
FoxtelChannel 133
Optus TVChannel 133

Bio (stylised as bio., formerly The Biography Channel) was an Australian general entertainment channel available on Australia's Foxtel, Austar and Optus Television pay television services.

In 2014, the channel rebranded with a new on-air look, logo and programming.[1] In addition, the channel moved from channel 117 to channel 133.[2]

On 1 November 2015, the channel closed, ceasing transmission at 4am, with selected titles moved to other Foxtel-owned channels.[3]

Former Bio. Logo

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Lau, Jonathon. "bio. 2014 Channel Rebrand". Bēhance. Retrieved 25 July 2014.
  2. ^ Knox, David (2 July 2014). "Foxtel channel changes". TV Tonight. Retrieved 25 July 2014.
  3. ^ Knox, David (23 September 2015). "Bio channel to close on Foxtel". TV Tonight. Retrieved 6 October 2015.