- The Biography Channel
Infobox TV channel
logofile = Biography Channel logo2.png
January 1, 1999
share as of= Jan '06
share source= [http://www.barb.co.uk/viewingsummary/monthreports.cfm?report=monthgmulti]
A&E Television Networks| headquarters= Newark, New Jersey, United States
A&E Network, The History Channel, History International
web= [http://www.biography.com biography.com]
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sat chan 1=Channel 119
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sat chan 2=Channel 266
cable serv 1=Available on many cable systems
cable chan 1=Check Local Listings for channels
adsl serv 1 = TELUS TV in Canada
adsl chan 1 = Channel 149|
The Biography Channel (or simply bio.) is an American
digital cable television channelowned by A&E and based on the television series of the same name. A version of the channel also airs on ONOand Telefónicain Spainand on Sky Digital and cable televisionin the United Kingdom, a version of the channel also broadcasts in Canadaowned by Rogers Media. It is a digital cable, category 1 television channel in Canada. It also has a version in Australia which soon will change its name to simply "Bio". In 2007 a German and a Latinamerican version of the Biography Channelwere launched.Biography Channel began programming in 1999. In addition to biographical shows, the network has been airing fictional, non-biographical programming previously seen on A&E, including " Murder, She Wrote" and "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes", though this practice ended in 2007.
As of August 2006, the Biography Channel became the exclusive home for the "Biography" series, which was also dropped by A&E.
July 16, 2007, the Biography Channel unveiled a new logo, a new tagline ("True Story") and revamped its on-air look and feel. Although the channel will refer to itself as "Bio" in much of its branding, the "Biography Channel" name is still in use as a subheading within the channel logo and for other network business. [http://www.variety.com/article/VR1117968661.html?categoryid=14&cs=1]
Mysteries of the Bible"
*"The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes"
In the Mind of..."
Agatha Christie's Poirot"
*"The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes"
Murder, She Wrote"
List of Canadian television channels
* The Biography Channel Canada
* The Biography Channel Australia
* The Biography Channel Europe
List of DirecTV channels
List of Dish Network channels
List of United States cable and satellite television networks
* [http://www.biography.com/ Official Biography Channel website]
* [http://www.biographychannel.com.au/ The Biography Channel Australia]
* [http://www.thebiographychannel.ca The Biography Channel Canada]
* [http://www.thebiographychannel.de/tbc/ The Biography Channel Germany]
* [http://www.thebiographychannel.co.uk/new_site/index.php The Biography Channel UK]
* [http://www.biochannelasia.com/ The Biography Channel Asia]
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