MBC 4 (Middle East)

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MBC 4
MBC4-Logo-MBC-Group.jpg
Launched 1 February 2005
Owned by Middle East Broadcasting Center
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
576i (SDTV)
Slogan It's For You
Broadcast area Middle East and North Africa
Headquarters Dubai Media City
Sister channel(s) MBC 1
MBC 2
MBC 3
MBC Drama
MBC Action
MBC Max
MBC Persia
Al Arabiya
Wanasah
MBC Bollywood
MBC MASR
Website mbc.net/mbc4
Availability
Satellite
Arabsat 11919 - H - 27500 - 3/4
Nilesat 11938 - V - 27500 - 3/4
OSN (Middle East
& North Africa)
Channel 731 (HD)
beIN
(Middle East & North Africa)
Channel 309 (SD)
Cable
Mozaic TV Channel 428

MBC 4 launched in 2005, is an Arab television channel geared towards women and young Arab families. It broadcasts Western series in addition to locally produced programming.

IN late 2011, MBC 4 began airing new Western series in a "day-and-date" strategy, providing viewers in the MENA region with US drama series, less than a week after their latest episode’s première in the United States. These series include: The Good Wife, The Vampire Diaries, Ringer, The Secret Circle, 90210, and Pretty Little Liars.

Other Western content aired by the channel includes Grey's Anatomy, The Dr. Oz Show, The Doctors, The Talk, Days of Our Lives, Entertainment Tonight, The Insider, Hell’s Kitchen, How I Met Your Mother, Life Unexpected, Project Runway, 30 Rock, Medium, The Office and Late Show with David Letterman. All series are edited for content and include Literary Arabic subtitles.

Other MBC 4 shows include Turkish and Arabic dramas like Ruby, Fatma, Oghneyat Hob (tr. "Love Song"), Ba’at Al Ward (tr. "Seller of the flowers"), Khareef al Hob (tr. "Autumn of Love") and Nesa’a Ha’erat (tr. "Desperate Housewives"). All Turkish & pakistani series are dubbed into Syrian Arabic.

MBC 4 also has a number of flagship productions, including Hiya wa Huwa (tr. "Her and Him"), and Arabs Got Talent.

MBC 4 HD was launched on 1 July 2011.

Current[edit]

MBC 4 productions[edit]

For schedule information, see the MBC 4 website.

Foreign programs[edit]

Turkish Drama[edit]

Pakistan Drama[edit]

Korean Drama[edit]

Older programs[edit]

Foreign[edit]

Turkish Drama[edit]

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