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; 8 days' time (2017-07-01) (All Asian Countries, Except Malaysia)
July 15, 2017; 22 days' time (2017-07-15) (Malaysia)
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)
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Indovision (Indonesia) Channel 158 (HD)
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Cignal (Philippines) Channel 118 (SD)
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Transvision (Indonesia) Channel 337
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Parabola Orange TV (Indonesia) Channel 206 (HD)
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Cable
Dialog TV (Sri Lanka) Channel 94
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
SkyCable (Metro Manila) Channel 73 (SD Digital)
Channel 187 (HD Digital)
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Destiny Cable (Metro Manila) Channel 27 (Analog)
Channel 73 (Digital) (Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Cablelink (Philippines) Channel 31
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Parasat Cable TV (Cagayan De Oro City, Philippines) Channel 66
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Royal Cable (Santa Rosa, Laguna, Philippines) Channel 76
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
Kalibo Cable (Kalibo, Aklan, Philippines) Channel 96
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
SPC-New World CATV (San Jose del Monte and Marilao, Bulacan, Philippines) Channel 37
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
IPTV
now TV (Hong Kong) Channel 509 (SD/HD)
(Will be off the air on June 30, 2017)
HyppTV (Malaysia) Channel 612 (HD)
(Will be Off The Air on July 15, 2017)
Chunghwa Telecom MOD (Taiwan) Channel 75 (HD/SD)
(Will be Off The Air on July 15, 2017)

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 June 30, 2017, Universal Channel along with SyFy will be discontinued at midnight in the rest of the Asia and in Malaysia will also discontinued by July 15, 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
  • Billy Madison
  • Bringing Down The House
  • Columbus Circle
  • Evan Almighty
  • Final Recourse
  • The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
  • Flipped
  • 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]