|Owned by||Michel Adam Lisowski|
|Picture format||16:9 (576i, SDTV)
|Audience share||0.9% (UK),6% (India) (July 2016, )|
|Slogan||I Love Fashion TV|
|DStv (South Africa)||Channel 178|
|Digiturk (Turkey)||Channel 130|
|Sky Italia (Italy)||Channel 491 (FashionTV)
Channel 941 (F Men)
|Dolce (Romania)||Channel 402|
|Indovision (Indonesia)||Channel 243|
|Dish TV (India)||Channel 459|
|Directv (Latin America)||Channel 224|
|DishHD (Taiwan)||Channel 6245|
|yes (Israel)||Channel 67|
|OTE TV (Greece)||Channel 620|
|Reliance Digital TV (India)||Channel 257|
|Sun Direct (India)||Channel 462|
|Videocon d2h (India)||Channel 471|
|SkyCable (Philippines)||Channel 108 (Digital)|
|Cable TV Hong Kong (Hong Kong)||Channel 33|
|Cablelink (Philippines)||Channel 66|
|Pioneer Cable Vision Inc. (PCVI) (Philippines)||Channel 42|
|Destiny Cable (Philippines)||Channel 108 (Digital)|
|First Media (Indonesia)||Channel 81|
|MediaNet (Maldives)||Channel 423|
|Parasat Cable TV (Philippines)||Channel 88|
|Virgin Media Ireland||Channel 502|
|RCS&RDS (Romania)||Channel 56|
|TV Cabo (Portugal)||Channel 73|
|Ziggo (Netherlands)||Channel 133|
|Asianet Digital (India)||Channel 380|
|KDG (Germany)||Channel 215|
|Serbia Broadband (Serbia)||Channel 252|
|UPC Poland||Channel 120|
|HOT (Israel)||Channel 122|
|UPC Romania||Channel 56 (Digital With DVR)
Channel 36 (Digital)
|Kplus (Vietnam)||Channel 32|
|Orange TV (France)||Channel 102|
|Freebox TV (France)||Channel 125|
|Neuf TV (France)||Channel 180|
|Alice TV (France)||Channel 73|
|Singtel TV (Singapore)||Channel 272 (Fashion TV on Demand)|
|PEO TV (Sri Lanka)||Channel 78|
|Chunghwa Telecom MOD (Taiwan)||Channel 100|
|TOT iptv (Thailand)||Channel 208|
|eLife (UAE)||Channel 413|
|O2 TV (Czech Republic)||-|
|TVPlayer||Watch live (UK only)|
FashionTV is an international fashion and lifestyle broadcasting television channel. Founded in France in 1997 by its Polish-born president Michel Adam Lisowski, FashionTV is a widely distributed satellite channels in the world with 31 satellite and 2,000 cable systems. As of 2014, it had 400 million viewers around the world, including 80 million in Arab countries.
FashionTV is a multi-media platform offering a review of global fashion and is independently owned and operated from the headquarters in Paris, London and Vienna. The channel is broadcast from Israel.
- 1 Other Regions
- 1.1 South Africa
- 1.2 Fashion Tv Channel
- 1.3 Argentina
- 1.4 Australia
- 1.5 India
- 1.6 Asia
- 1.7 Belgium
- 1.8 Brazil
- 1.9 Czech Republic & Slovakia
- 1.10 Italy
- 1.11 Israel
- 1.12 Middle East & North Africa
- 1.13 New Zealand
- 1.14 North America
- 1.15 Portugal
- 1.16 Philippines
- 1.17 Serbia / Southeastern Europe
- 1.18 Thailand
- 1.19 Turkey
- 2 Other FashionTV Channels
- 3 Defunct channels
- 4 References
- 5 External links
In South Africa, FashionTV has been available on DStv, channel 178 and on the newly launched TopTV. In early 2016, DStv put up an "important notice" on channel 178, announcing that FashionTV would stop airing on February 28, 2016.
Fashion Tv Channel
- FTV EU
- FTV America
- FTV India
- FTV Affirm
- FTV Africa
- FTV Australia
- FTV Japan
- FTV Russia
- FTV Brazil
- FTV Singapore
- FTV Korea
- FTV Central Asia
- FTV Canada
- FTV Chile
Was available in the period 1998 until 2011, when Turner Broadcasting replace the channel because finished the contract.
In Australia, the channel was available on the Foxtel Digital Subscription Television and Austar channel 123 and the MidnightHot programme was sometimes seen on channel 955. As of February 26, 2012, Foxtel and Austar no longer offer FashionTV, however it will still be offered by IPTV service FetchTV. It was originally reported that dropping the channel was due to it being liquidated, but the original franchisee (FTV Oceania Pty. Ltd) was liquidated in July 2011 and FashionTV International took back control of all the activities in Australia then, so the reason the channel was dropped from Foxtel and Austar is unknown.
FTV IndiaFormerly know as Fashion TV India is very famous Television channel in all India. India has world largest movies industry in Mumbai and popularly known as Bollywood. FTV India is engaged in a bitter dispute between Michel Adam & Lalit Modi over distribution rights and at present the matter is subjudice in Supreme Court of India.
In Asia, the channel is seen live via satellite, free-to-air on AsiaSat 3s. It is seen all over Asia in Sri Lanka, Nepal, Pakistan, Vietnam, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Mongolia.
In Hong Kong, the channel is available on all direct broadcast satellite service providers and all cable television operators. FTV was suspended from broadcasting in India for 2 months in 2007 for showing scantily-clad models on its show Midnight Hot. The channel was suspended again in 2010 for 10 days for airing show containing topless models in associating with Bella Club TV show.
Released with August 6, 2007, Fashion TV Brasil by Turner Broadcasting, in 2011 the company terminated the contract with its owner, giving rise to Glitz*. The company BoxBrazil TV relaunched the channel in the country in September 2012 in the operators Sim TV, TVN and ViaCabo.
Czech Republic & Slovakia
Middle East & North Africa
FashionTV Europe HD is broadcasting Pay TV, On OSN Network Channel 225 .
In New Zealand, FashionTV is available on Freeview (New Zealand) DTT channel 30 from August 2016. The channel was previously on SKY Network Television channel 066. In November 2004, FashionTV was dropped from SKY Network Television due to a dispute over FashionTV wanting subscriber revenue. This dispute was settled in early 2005, with the channel relaunching on April 18. On May 11, 2011, FashionTV was once again dropped from Sky.
It is now available on wireless television providers MobiTV and Sprint TV; However, FashionTV is not available on any cable or satellite television service in North America as of August 2011. It has also been removed from FTA (Free To Air) as of September 2011. FashionTV can be watched live in North America only on their website.
In the Philippines, the channel has been available on SkyCable on Channel 108, Cablelink Channel 66 since January 28, 2008, and selected cable affiliate in the Philippines. Some selected cities and provinces used two feeds, FashionTV Asia over AsiaSat 3 and FashionTV India & SE Asia over Thaicom 5 feeds including FashionTV HD.
Serbia / Southeastern Europe
Serbian version of FashionTV called FashionTV SEE (FashionTV South East Europe) was launched on 24 November 2008. It is also broadcast in Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Macedonia via their local cable TV providers and DTH platforms. 30% of production is made by local production.
FashionTV Thailand was recent broadcasting free-to-air from THAICOM 5 at 78.5°east. The same satellite where FashionTV India was located in same signal and broadcast. However the channel was immediately off the air. Thailand viewers can still watch in the presence both FashionTV Asia and India Feed.
FashionTV is available on Digiturk Channel 110 (HD Channel 394).
Other FashionTV Channels
Logo of the Fashion TV HD.
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)
|Airtel Digital TV(India)||67|
|DishHD Asia (Taiwan)||Channel 245|
|Digiturk (Turkey)||Channel 394|
|Cignal Digital TV (Philippines)||Channel 137|
|OSN (Middle East
& North Africa)
|Dialog TV (SriLanka)||Channel 80|
|TrueVisions (Thailand)||Channel 343|
|SkyCable (Philippines)||Channel 208|
|StarHub TV (Singapore)||Channel 443|
|UPC (Poland)||Channel 121|
|SkyCable (Philippines)||Channel 208|
|Cable TV Hong Kong (Hong Kong)||Channel 233|
|HOT (Israel)||Channel 521|
|Ziggo (Netherlands)||Channel 133|
|Cablecom (Switzerland)||Channel 169|
|Hypp TV (Malaysia)||Channel 623|
|Singtel TV (Singapore)||Channel 271|
|TOT iptv (Thailand)||Channel 355|
In October 2008, FashionTV launched a new HD channel. It can be received in Asia, Australia,India, Europe, North America, Middle East and Africa.
FashionTV started their Latin American version, FashionTV Latin America, FashionTV Brasil, in late 2001, in association with Claxson, and in late 2006 it was acquired by Time Warner-owned Turner Broadcasting. The Latin American version was their oldest overseas channel. These channels aired a significant amount of original programming, as well as acquired programming such as The Fashion Show, Running in Heels and Iconoclasts. After the license agreement to use the "FashionTV" brand ended, the channel was replaced on May 1, 2011, with Glitz*, which retained most of the FTVLA/FTVBR programming. The company BoxBrazil TV relaunched the Fashion TV Brasil in Brazil in September 2012.
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- FashionTV changes its name and becomes Glitz