Comedy Central
CountryFrance
Broadcast areaFrance, Switzerland, Belgium
Programming
Language(s)French
Picture format1080i HDTV
Ownership
OwnerViacomCBS Networks France
Sister channelsMTV
MTV Hits
BET
Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon Junior
Nickelodeon Teen
Game One
J-One
Paramount Channel
History
Launched4 October 2018
Links
Websitewww.comedycentral.fr
Availability
Cable
NumericableChannel 65
VooChannel 98
TelenetChannel 453
Satellite
Canal+Channel 154
IPTV
SFRChannel 65
FreeboxChannel 97
OrangeChannel 75
Bbox TVChannel 66
VideofuturChannel 45
SFR RéunionChannel 188
ProximusChannel 65
Streaming media
MyCanalcanalplus.com/live
Molotov.tvWatch live

Comedy Central is a French pay television channel operated by ViacomCBS France.

History

Comedy Central was launched in France on 4 October 2018,[1] along with the launch of a French digital content division for social medias, Viacom Digital Studios France.[2]

On 8 October 2019, Comedy Central joined Canal+.[3]

Comedy Central and Paramount Channel were launched in Belgium on 7 April 2020 on VOO, on 14 April on Telenet and on 1 January 2021 on Proximus.

Programming

Comedy Central broadcast comedy shows and series. Comedy Central France premiered many Comedy Central shows in French, and offers many programmes in simulcast with the United States (The Daily Show, South Park, Crank Yankers...).

In mornings, Comedy Central airs cartoons (Sanjay and Craig and Hey Arnold!). In most of its daily and night-time, Comedy Central airs shows (Takeshi's Castle, The World's Funniest Moments, Punk'd) and a few series (How I Met Your Mother, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air). Films are sometimes shown in evening.

References

  1. ^ ""Comedy Central": La chaîne américaine débarque en France ce jeudi". www.20minutes.fr (in French). 1 October 2018. Retrieved 13 June 2020.
  2. ^ Laubier, Charles de (20 October 2018). "Viacom(Paramount, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, …) va au contact direct avec les Millennials | Edition Multimédi@" (in French). Retrieved 13 June 2020.
  3. ^ Damien (16 September 2019). "Comedy Central arrive sur Canal+". Planète CSAT (in French). Retrieved 13 June 2020.