True Movies 2

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True Movies 2
True Movies 2 logo.png
Launched 20 March 2006
Closed 30 September 2016
Owned by Sony Pictures Television
Audience share 0.04% (September 2015 (2015-09), BARB)
Sister channel(s) Chart Show Hits
Chart Show TV
Flava
Kix
Movies4Men
Pop
Scuzz
Sony Channel
Sony Movie Channel
Starz TV
Tiny Pop
True Crime
True Drama
True Entertainment
True Movies 1
The Vault
Website www.truemovies.com
Availability
Satellite
Freesat Channel 303
Sky Channel 322
Eutelsat 28A 11307 V 27500 2/3

True Movies 2 was a satellite and cable television film channel in the United Kingdom and Ireland, it wss available on Freesat channel 303 and Sky channel 322, and is the second channel from Moving Movies Ltd., majority owned by CSC Media Group (formerly Chart Show Channels). It was launched on 20 March 2006 and was another channel from True Movies which was launched on 29 April 2005. True Movies 2 initially broadcast for two hours in the early morning, from 4am to 6am by timesharing with Pop, a children's cartoon channel. The service was later extended to 24 hours a day.

True Movies 2 was aimed especially at a female audience with its movies dedicated to true life dramas, which are mostly made-for-TV movies.

Reception of the channel did not require any special Sky or Freesat equipment nor subscription, any free to air receiver can pick up the channel. The channel was temporarily rebranded from 19 May to 2 June 2014 as True Murder. From 30 September 2016, the channel was replaced by True Movies +1.

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