Red Bee Media has launched the new channel Paramount Network in the UK in cooperation with Viacom International Media Networks and Channel 5. With premium scripted drama, popular comedy and multiple free-to-air premieres, the Paramount Network in the UK will be the third of its kind internationally, following the US and Spain.
“This successful launch was the culmination of a collective effort and great team work within Red Bee Media along with Channel 5 and Viacom. Paramount is one of Viacom’s flagship brands and we are proud to have been part of making such a significant channel launch happen for Channel 5, delivering on time and on budget,” sayid David Travis Chief Portfolio Officer, Video Services, Red Bee Media
Red Bee Media delivered multiple services across its video services portfolio to secure a stable launch with ongoing broadcasts and catch-up. With operations based out of their White City Broadcast Centre facility, Red Bee Media will facilitate mission critical services in Media Management, Transmission, Video on Demand and Access Services for Paramount Network and Channel 5.
The Paramount Network is available on Freeview 57, Sky 159, BT 57 and TalkTalk 57.