13th Street
13th Street logo
NetworkNBCUniversal International Networks
Programming
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 480i/576i for the SDTV feeds)
Ownership
OwnerNBCUniversal
Sister channelsSyfy
CNBC Europe
DreamWorks Channel
Movies 24
E!
Golf Channel
Sky News
History
Launched30 November 1997; 24 years ago (1997-11-30) (France)
12 December 1997; 24 years ago (1997-12-12) (Denmark)
13 September 1999; 22 years ago (1999-09-13) (Spain)
13 September 2003; 18 years ago (2003-09-13) (Czechia)
13 July 2005; 17 years ago (2005-07-13) (Hungary)
30 May 2007; 15 years ago (2007-05-30) (Netherlands)
11 June 2008; 14 years ago (2008-06-11) (United Kingdom)
15 November 2009; 12 years ago (2009-11-15) (Australia)
24 June 2013; 9 years ago (2013-06-24) (Finland)
13 June 2016; 6 years ago (2016-06-13) (Ukraine)
April 2022; 4 months ago (2022-04) (Russia)
ClosedMay 12, 2014; 8 years ago (2014-05-12) (United Kingdom)
20 July 2017; 5 years ago (2017-07-20) (Hungary)
1 July 2019; 3 years ago (2019-07-01) (Finland)
31 December 2019; 2 years ago (2019-12-31) (Australia)
30 May 2020; 2 years ago (2020-05-30) (Netherlands & Flanders)
5 July 2021; 13 months ago (2021-07-05) (Czechia)
Channel logo between 2010 and 2017
Channel logo between 2010 and 2017

13th Street (France: 13ème Rue, Spain: Calle 13, Hungary: Utca 13, and Poland: 13 Ulica) is a television channel specializing in action, suspense and police procedural programs and movies. It is owned by NBCUniversal and was launched in France and Denmark both in 1997, followed by Germany on 1 May 1998, Spain in 1999, Czechia on 13 September 2003, Hungary in 2005, the Netherlands on 30 May 2007, and Australia in 2009, as well as Poland on 13 September 2010, Finland on 24 June 2013, and Ukraine in 2016.[1]

13th Street in Denmark launched on 12 December 1997.

13th Street was added to the Foxtel platform in Australia on 15 November 2009 and a new timeshift channel 13th Street+2 was added in 2010. In that same year, on 13 September, the channel was launched in Poland.

13th Street in Czechia launched on 13 September 2003 and closed on 5 July 2021.

The channel changed its logo and name into 13th Street Universal on 13 October 2010.[2] However, in March 2017 the channel got rebranded and dropped the Universal suffix.[3]

13th Street officially closed in the Netherlands and Flanders on 30 May 2020.[4]

13th Street in Ukraine launched on 15 August 2016.

13th Street launched in Latin America on 29 March 1999. Due to replacement changes, it was closed on 22 November 2018, so it was replaced by Syfy.

13th Street in Australia closed on 31 December 2019; it was replaced by Fox Sleuth on Foxtel.

Utca 13 in Hungary launched on 13 July 2005 and closed on 20 July 2017.

13th Street in Russia launched in April 2022.[5]

13th Street in United States launched in April 2006.

See also

Programmes

France (13éme Rue)

Denmark

Germany

Latin America

Spain (Calle 13)

* Now on SYFY Universal

Extras

Czechia

Hungary (Utca 13)

Netherlands

United Kingdom

Australia

Former programming

Poland (13 Ulica)

Finland

Ukraine

Current programming

Former programming

United States

Former programming means all these older series have concluded their runs in May 2020.

References

  1. ^ Robert Briel (24 May 2007). "Tien nieuwe kanalen bij UPC digital". BroadbandTVNews.com (in Dutch). Retrieved 2018-07-31.
  2. ^ Jarco Kriek & Jan Hein Visser (27 August 2010). "Nieuw logo en huisstijl voor tv-kanaal 13Th Street". TotaalTV.nl (in Dutch).
  3. ^ Georg Szalai (3 March 2017). "NBCUniversal's International Crime Channel 13th Street Gets Brand Refresh With Help From Hans Zimmer". The Hollywood Reporter.
  4. ^ Jarco Kriek (6 March 2020). "NBCUNIVERSAL STOPT OP 30 MEI MET SYFY EN 13TH STREET". TotaalTV.nl (in Dutch).
  5. ^ "Будет телеканал 13th Street на 1 марта". ntvplus.ru (in Russian). 27 March 2022.