|Broadcast area||United Kingdom|
Isle of Man
Republic of Ireland
|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Owner||Sky Group (Comcast)|
|Sister channels||List of Sky UK channels|
|Launched||1 September 2021|
|Sky Go||Watch live|
|Virgin TV Anywhere (UK)||Watch live (UK only)|
Sky Max is a British pay television channel which launched on 1 September 2021 along with Sky Showcase. It is owned and operated by Sky Group, a subsidiary of Comcast.
The channel was announced on 28 July 2021 to replace Sky One, which had been on air for nearly 40 years. It broadcasts the entertainment and drama output previously shown on Sky One - the comedy output, for the most part, transferred to Sky Comedy. An Italian version of Sky Max called Sky Serie launched on 1 July 2021 with significant different programming.
Sky Max broadcasts a variety of drama, comedy drama and unscripted series, both on live TV and on-demand.
imports include shows from CBS Studios, Sony Pictures Television, Universal Television and Warner Bros. Television Studios