|Launched||19 September 2001|
|Closed||4 May 2012|
Télévision Par Satellite (2001-2008) |
Canal+ Group (2008-2012)
|Picture format||576i (16:9 SDTV)|
|Slogan||La chaîne des grandes exclusivités cinéma et sport|
TPS Star was a French general entertainment channel broadcasting movies, sports and sitcoms. It started broadcasting in 1996 as the flagship general channel of the newly launched TPS satellite platform, competing with Canal+ of the CanalSat platform. It started broadcasting in the TNT digital terrestrial television platform on 3 November 2005 as a pay channel with certain slots broadcast free-to-air. After the merger between TPS and CanalSat in 2007, it also became available on CanalSat. The channel has shut down on May 4, 2012.
- Official website (in French)