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Metro Channel (formerly Lifestyle) is a domestic Filipino pay TV channel based in Quezon City. It is owned and operated by Creative Programs, a subsidiary of the media conglomerate ABS-CBN Corporation. Its programming is composed primarily of lifestyle and entertainment shows targeted to upscale women.

Metro Channel
Metro Channel logo.png
LaunchedApril 2, 2018; 13 months ago (2018-04-02)
NetworkABS-CBN
Owned byCreative Programs
Picture format480i (SDTV) 16:9
1080i (HDTV)
SloganElevate Your Lifestyle
CountryPhilippines
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaNationwide
HeadquartersABS-CBN Broadcasting Center, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
Formerly calledLifestyle (1999-2018)
Sister channel(s)ABS-CBN News Channel, Asianovela Channel, Cinema One, Cine Mo!, DZMM TeleRadyo, Jeepney TV, Knowledge Channel, Liga, Movie Central, Myx, O Shopping, Yey!
Websitehttps://metro.style/

The channel was officially launched on April 2, 2018, and it was named after Metro Magazine, one of the leading lifestyle magazines in the country published by ABS-CBN Publishing.[1]

Contents

Programming blocksEdit

  • Home & Living on Metro Channel (Formerly HGTV, DIY, Lifestyle Home) - a programming block focused on home improvements, room makeovers, interior design and modern living.
  • Food & Travel on Metro Channel (Formerly Food Network, Fine Living and Tripping, Lifestyle Food, and Lifestyle Travel) - a programming block focused on food, travel and adventure.
  • Fashion & Style on Metro Channel (Formerly Lifestyle Self, In Style, Limelight and Metro TV) - a programming block focused on fashion and style.
  • Entertainment & Glamour on Metro Channel (Formerly Lifestyle Entertainment) - a programming block focused on the best entertainment and glamour.

ProgrammingEdit

Original programming, special features and segmentsEdit

  • Pia's Postcards (2018-present)[2]
  • Casa Daza (Season 2) (2017-present)
  • Driven (2018-present)[3]
  • At The Table (Season 2) (formerly "Chasing Flavors"; 2017-present)
  • Beached (2018-present)
  • In The Metro (2018-present)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://metro.style/culture/entertainment/1413/coming-soon-elevate-to-a-new-lifestyle-with-metro
  2. ^ "Pia Wurtzbach travels the world in new Metro Channel Show 'Pia's Postcards'". www.msn.com. Retrieved 2018-04-27.
  3. ^ News, ABS-CBN. "There's a new cable channel in town --here's what to expect". ABS-CBN News. Retrieved 2018-04-27.

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