Comedy Central Family (Netherlands)

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Comedy Central Family
Comedy Central Family 2011 Logo.png
Launched 1 October 2008; 9 years ago (2008-10-01)
Closed 31 May 2018; 17 days ago (2018-05-31)
Network Comedy Central
Owned by Viacom International Media Networks Northern Europe
Endemol Nederland
Picture format 576i 16:9 (SDTV)
Country Netherlands
Broadcast area Netherlands
Sister channel(s) Comedy Central NL
Comedy Central Extra
MTV
MTV Brand New
MTV Music 24
MTV Live HD
VH1 Europe
VH1 Classic Europe
Nickelodeon
Nick Jr.
Nicktoons
Nick Music
Spike

Comedy Central Family was a television channel broadcasting comedy TV series. It launched in the Netherlands as a joint venture between Viacom International Media Networks and Endemol. It featured both foreign acquisitions and Dutch series from the Endemol libraries.

Its launch was originally scheduled for 1 September 2008.[1][2] It was, however, delayed and the channel eventually launched through cable operator Ziggo on 1 October 2008.[3] On the channel, the Dutch, American, British and Flemish comedy series are aired. Comedy Central Family was available via cable company Ziggo, KPN, Delta and Caiway.

Comedy Central Family closed in the Netherlands on 31 May 2018. However, some of its programmes did move to Comedy Central Extra.[4]

Dutch series included:

Foreign series included:

Additional Channels in the Netherlands[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nieuw digitaal kanaal Comedy Central Family". TotaalTV. Retrieved June 19, 2008. 
  2. ^ "MTV and Endemol to launch Dutch Comedy channel". broadbandtvnews. June 16, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Comedy Central Family maand uitgesteld". MediaNed. August 29, 2008. 
  4. ^ "Comedy Central voegt Extra- en Family-zenders samen". TelecomPaper.com. 25 April 2018. Retrieved 25 April 2018.