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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
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!
Sky DirectChannel 31
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]


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.


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)


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  2. ^ "Pia Wurtzbach travels the world in new Metro Channel Show 'Pia's Postcards'". 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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