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Hallmark Channel (Scandilux)
Hallmark Channel (Scandilux)
Hallmark Channel logo with tagline.svg
Closed20 July 2011
Owned byUniversal Networks International
Audience share0.2% (2008, [1])
CountryUnited Kingdom
Broadcast areaNordic countries
Benelux
Websitese.hallmarkchannel.tv
dk.hallmarkchannel.tv
no.hallmarkchannel.tv
nl.hallmarkchannel.tv
Availability
Satellite
Cable

Hallmark Channel (Scandilux) was a television channel broadcasting drama series and movies in the Nordic and Benelux countries. Most series on the channel originate in the United States, but there are also some series from other English-speaking countries.

Series broadcast on the channel include:

The channel has been available on the digital Canal Digital platform since 1997. Most of this time, it has been time-sharing with Fox Kids/Jetix, which was broadcast during the day. This timeshare is mirrored in many analogue cable networks. On 1 September 2009 the Hallmark Channel will disappear from the Canal Digital package.[2]

In 1998, the channel became available on the analogue Viasat platform where it was broadcasting 24 hours per day. It continued broadcasting on the Viasat platform when it switched to digital.

Distributors have announced that NBC Universal has decided that the channel will stop broadcasting in the Nordic countries on 31 August 2009.[3][4]

In the Benelux countries the channel has always been 24 hours. It officially ceased broadcasting on 20 July 2011.[5]

References

  1. ^ Årsrapport 2008. Mediamätning i Skandinavien. 
  2. ^ "Canal Digital drops Hallmark". broadbandtvnews.com. 9 June 2009. 
  3. ^ "Viktiga kanalförändringar i Com Hems tv-utbud". Com Hem. 18 June 2009. 
  4. ^ "Hallmark Channel utgår ur SPA:s programutbud den 31 augusti". SPA. Retrieved 2009-07-01. 
  5. ^ "NBCUni stops Dutch Hallmark Channel". Broadband TV News. 3 June 2011. 

Hallmark Channel News

  • Martha Stewart Fast Facts

    FOX - FOX 51 - Tyler/Longview TX - 10 hrs ago
    ... the book as "hilarious and enlightening." December 7, 2011 - J.C. Penney invests $38.5 million for a 16.6% stake in Stewart's franchise Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and enters a 10-year retail... more
  • A Love Letter To Lori Loughlin, The First Crush Of An Entire Generation

    UPROXX - 11 hrs ago
    ... terrible actresses to make it out the 80s, she wasn’t that much worse than Drew Barrymore or Alyssa Milano. She’s still going strong, though, with her Hallmark Channel series When Calls the Heart... more
  • MarVista to Rep Two New Hallmark Movies

    World Screen - 12 hrs ago
    LOS ANGELES: MarVista Entertainment has taken on distribution for two new Hallmark Channel original movies, When Sparks Fly and The Nine Lives of Christmas. When Sparks Fly is a romantic drama... more

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