Universal Channel (Asia)

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Universal Channel
Universal Channel 2013.png
Universal Channel logo
Launched July 1, 2008; 8 years ago (2008-07-01)
Closed July 1, 2017; 2 days' time (2017-07-01) (All Asian Countries, Except Malaysia and Sri Lanka)
July 30, 2017; 31 days' time (2017-07-30) (Malaysia and Sri Lanka)
Owned by NBCUniversal
Picture format 480i (SDTV) 16:9
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan 100% Characters
Country Singapore
Broadcast area Asiawide (not available in Vietnam, Hong Kong, Singapore and Thailand)
Headquarters Singapore
Formerly called Universal Channel (Philippines only, 2010-2012)
Sister channel(s) CNBC Asia
Diva Universal
E!
Style Network
Golf Channel
Syfy Universal
DreamWorks Channel
Euronews
Website www.universalchannel.asia
Availability
Satellite
OkeVision (Indonesia) Channel 21 (SD)
Indovision (Indonesia) Channel 158 (HD)
Cignal (Philippines) Channel 118 (SD)
Transvision (Indonesia) Channel 337
Parabola Orange TV (Indonesia) Channel 206 (HD)
Cable
Dialog TV (Sri Lanka) Channel 94
SkyCable (Metro Manila) Channel 73 (SD Digital)
Channel 187 (HD Digital)
Destiny Cable (Metro Manila) Channel 27 (Analog)
Channel 73 (Digital)
Cablelink (Philippines) Channel 31
Parasat Cable TV (Cagayan De Oro City, Philippines) Channel 66
Royal Cable (Santa Rosa, Laguna, Philippines) Channel 76
Kalibo Cable (Kalibo, Aklan, Philippines) Channel 96
SPC-New World CATV (San Jose del Monte and Marilao, Bulacan, Philippines) Channel 37
IPTV
now TV (Hong Kong) Channel 509 (SD/HD)
HyppTV (Malaysia) Channel 612 (HD)
Chunghwa Telecom MOD (Taiwan) Channel 75 (HD/SD)

Universal Channel is a television channel specializing in movies and television series in the thriller, drama, comedy, crime and investigation genres. It is owned by Universal Networks International. This channel was officially launched in Singapore on 1 July 2008 along with Sci Fi Channel (Asia), now Syfy Universal (Asia).

The channel delivers Same Day or Express from the U. S. telecast with selected programs.

On July 1, 2017, Universal Channel along with SyFy will be signing off at midnight in the rest of the Asia and in Malaysia and Sri Lanka will also discontinued by July 30, 2017.

Operating channels[edit]

  • Universal Channel Asia HD - SG/HK/MY/PHP/JKT feed; available on HD format in selected Asian countries
  • Universal Channel Asia - same as the Asian feed; available on SD format in Indonesia, Malaysia and Sri Lanka
  • Universal Channel Philippines - same as the Asian feed but with local advertisements, now a defunct channel
  • Universal Channel Taiwan - same as the Asian feed with Chinese subtitles; available on SD format

Programming[edit]

Current shows[edit]

Former shows[edit]

Former movies[edit]

  • 1000 to 1
  • Addicted To Love
  • The American President
  • Back to the Future trilogy
  • Billy Madison
  • Bringing Down The House
  • Columbus Circle
  • Evan Almighty
  • The Fast and the Furious
    • 2 Fast 2 Furious
    • Fast and Furious
  • Final Recourse
  • The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
  • Flipped
  • The Gourmet Detective
  • Happy Gilmore
  • Killer Reality
  • Mr. Wrong
  • The Nightmare Nanny
  • The Perfect Man
  • Possessed by Evil
  • Shadow Witness
  • Snow White: A Deadly Summer
  • Time of Death
  • Up Close & Personal
  • Willed to Kill

See also[edit]

External links[edit]