Sub (TV channel)

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Launched1 February 2000; 20 years ago (2000-02-01) (as TVTV!)
1 August 2001; 19 years ago (2001-08-01)
Owned byMTV Oy
(Telia Company)
Audience share6.1% (2011, [1])
Broadcast areaFinland
Formerly calledTVTV!
(February 2000 – August 2001)
(August 2001 – January 2008)
Sister channel(s)MTV3
C More Max (HD)
MTV Sport 1 (HD)
MTV Sport 2 (HD)
C More Juniori
C More (HD)
Digital terrestrial-
Canal Digital-
dna Welho-

Sub (formerly TVTV! and Subtv) is a Finnish TV channel owned by MTV Oy. The previous owner Alma Media sold Sub and its sister channels (MTV3, MTV Max, AVA Radio Nova and Sävelradio) to Swedish Bonnier and Proventus in 2005.

Programs and audience[edit]

Sub is an entertainment channel directed at teens and young adults. Programs are mostly imported and of U.S. origin. Sub also shows reruns of popular and cult TV shows. Recently, the share of domestic programming has grown remarkably.

The channel's highest viewership of all time was attracted in 2009, when the finale of Big Brother 2009 was aired.


Original title Country Finnish title Genre IMDb
American Idol  USA Subtv Subtv
Baywatch  USA Action drama IMDb
The Ben Stiller Show  USA Comedy IMDb
Big Brother  Finland Big Brother Reality Big
Daisy of Love  USA Bändärille sulhanen Reality IMDb
Chuck  USA Action-comedy IMDb
The City  USA City Reality IMDb
Cold Feet  United Kingdom Rimakauhua ja rakkautta Drama IMDb
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation  USA Live action IMDb
CSI: Miami  USA Live action IMDb
The Dudesons  Finland Duudsonit Reality IMDb
King of the Hill  USA Kukkulan Kuningas Animation IMDb
Kommissar Rex  Austria Poliisikoira Rex Police drama IMDb
Marienhof  Germany Soap opera IMDb
The Simpsons  USA Simpsonit Animated sitcom IMDb
Smallville  USA Action drama IMDb
Stargate SG-1  Canada Tähtiportti Science fiction IMDb
The X Factor USA  USA Reality IMDb
Amor Bravio  Mexico Valiant Rakkaus Live action


Subteksti was Sub's teletext service. It contained music news, TV schedules and interactive services like chats and mobile phone games and services.


  1. ^ "Results From The TV Audience Measurement". Finnpanel. Retrieved 14 July 2012.

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