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Metro Channel (formerly Lifestyle) is a Philippine pay television channel based in Quezon City. It is owned by Creative Programs, a subsidiary of 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
Launched2 April 2018; 15 months ago (2018-04-02)
Owned byCreative Programs
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 480i for the SDTV fed)
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/
Availability
Satellite
Sky DirectChannel 31
Cable
Sky Cable
(Metro Manila)
Channel 52 (SD)
Channel 174 (HD)
Destiny Cable
(Metro Manila)
Channel 52 (SD)
Channel 174 (HD)

The channel was officially launched on 2 April 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 - focused on home improvements, room makeovers, interior design and modern living.
  • Food & Travel on Metro Channel - focused on food, travel and adventure.
  • Fashion & Style on Metro Channel focused on fashion and style.
  • Entertainment & Glamour on Metro Channel 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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