MTV Plus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
MTV Plus
Launched October 18, 2009 (Greece)
May 17, 2010 (Italy)
Closed March 1, 2011 (Italy)
December 12, 2011 (Greece)
Owned by Viacom
Picture format 4:3 (576i, SDTV)
Country Greece
Language Greek
Replaced by MTV Music (Italy)
Nickelodeon Plus (Greece)
Sister channel(s) MTV Greece
Nick Jr.
MTV Music

MTV Plus was a digital entertainment television channel available in Greece and an Italian version also aired until it was replaced with MTV Music on March 1, 2011.

MTV Plus in Greece[edit]

The channel was launched in Greece on October 18, 2009. The launch party was held in "Vogue" Club in Thessaloniki 17 December 2009, with a guest appearance from British dance band Freemasons, as well as Greek band as C Real, Stavento and other Greek acts. MTV+ is available in Thessaloniki, in northern Greece. Its programming is similar to its sister channel MTV Greece. MTV+ utilizes MTV's current global branding. The Greek version has closed on December 12, 2011, replaced by Nickelodeon Plus.

MTV+ in Italy[edit]

The channel launched Free-to-air in Italian DTT in May 2010 and on Sky Italia on October 18, 2010. The Italian version has closed on March 1, 2011, replaced by MTV Music.[1]

Former logos[edit]