SBS9 is a Dutch commercial television channel owned by Talpa Network through Talpa TV. The channel was launched on 1 January 2015 at 12:00 CET with a movie marathon. The channel can be received via all television providers in the Netherlands. Other channels of the group in the Netherlands are SBS6, Net5 and Veronica.
|Launched||1 January 2015|
|Owned by||Talpa Network|
|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Audience share||0.8% (2018, SKO)|
|Canal Digitaal||Channel 12 (SD)|
|Joyne||Channel 12 (HD)|
|Ziggo||Channel 19 (HD)|
Channel 940 (SD)
|Caiway||Channel 19 (HD)|
|Kabel Noord||Channel 16 (SD)|
|DELTA||Channel 19 (HD)|
|KPN||Channel 19 (HD)|
|Tele2 Netherlands||Channel 25 (HD)|
|T-Mobile Netherlands||Channel 12 (HD)|
|Ziggo GO||ZiggoGO.tv (Europe only)|
|KPN iTV Online||Watch live (Europe only)|
SBS Broadcasting announced its plans for a launch of a fourth channel in the Netherlands already in 2009. On 22 August 2014, the company officially released its definite plans for a new channel targeting female viewers. The channel got its name SBS9 on 27 September 2014. The launch date was set in January 2015.
On 10 April 2017 Talpa Holding acquired a 67% stake from Sanoma Media Netherlands.
- Mondays: Various
- Tuesdays: Comedy
- Wednesdays: Action
- Thursdays: Drama
- Fridays: Family
- Saturdays: Thriller
- Sundays: Romance
Current imported series and showsEdit
- 2 Broke Girls
- The A-Team
- Almost Human
- Beverly Hills Pawn
- Chicago Fire
- Criminal Minds
- Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
- The Doctors
- Ghost Whisperer
- Grey's Anatomy
- How to Get Away with Murder
- The Mysteries of Laura
- Person of Interest
- Rizzoli & Isles
- Top Gear
- The Vampire Diaries (series 5)
Imported series and shows which are previously programmed or on hiatusEdit
- Beauty and the Beast (series 2)
- Blue Bloods
- The Listener (series 3 onwards)
- The Tomorrow People
- True Justice
- Jarco Kriek (27 November 2014). "SBS9 trapt met filmmarathon af". TotaalTV.nl.
- Jarco Kriek (27 November 2014). "SBS9 vanaf 1 januari bij M7, UPC en Ziggo in basispakket". TotaalTV.nl.
- Jarco Kriek (22 August 2014). "Plannen voor vierde SBS-zender". TotaalTV.nl.
- Jarco Kriek (27 September 2014). "SBS9 wordt vierde zender SBS Nederland". TotaalTV.nl.
- "Het is nu officieel: Sanoma verkoopt SBS aan Talpa" (in Dutch). NOS. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
- Robert Briel (28 November 2014). "SBS9 set for January 1 launch". BroadbandTVNews.com.