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Encyclopedia > Sci Fi channel (United Kingdom)
Sci Fi
image:SciFi (UK TV channel) logo.png
Launched: ?
Audience Share (Aug 2004[1]): 0.6%
Owned By: NBC Universal
Web Address: www.scifiuk.com
Availability
Terrestrial Analogue: Not Available
Terrestrial Digital: Not Available
Satellite: Sky Digital Channel 130
Cable: NTL Channel 402

Telewest Channel 134 Image File history File links SciFi logo (from website) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... NBC Universal is a media and entertainment conglomerate formed in May 2004 by the combination of General Electrics NBC with Vivendi Universal Entertainment, part of Vivendi Universal. ... Sky Digital is the brand name for British Sky Broadcastings digital satellite television service, transmitted from SES Astra satellites located at 28. ... NTL (NASDAQ: NTLI) is a US listed company providing cable services. ... Telewest Broadband (formerly Telewest) is one of the two major cable companies in the United Kingdom. ...

Sci-fi is the name of a United Kingdom satellite television channel specialising in science fiction, fantasy, and horror shows and movies. It was originally called The Sci-Fi Channel and was set up by the owners of the original American Sci Fi channel, but is now independent. Satellite television is television delivered by way of orbiting communications satellites located 37,000 km (22,300 miles) above the earth’s equator. ... Science fiction is a form of speculative fiction principally dealing with the impact of imagined science and technology, or both, upon society and persons as individuals. ... For other definitions of fantasy, see fantasy (psychology). ... DVD cover showing horror characters as depicted by Universal Studios. ... Sci Fi is an American cable television channel, launched in 1992 and currently owned by corporate conglomerate NBC Universal, specializing in science fiction, fantasy, horror, and paranormal programming. ...


Programmes on the channel have included UK premieres of series 3 and 4 of Lexx, the Dune miniseries, Farscape, the TV series of Stephen King's The Dead Zone and Firefly. One Sci-fi original production is the late-night show Headf**k (asterisks theirs), which features excerpts from weird and wonderful TV shows, short films and music videos from around the world. Later episodes were presented by David Icke. It has been suggested that The Lexx be merged into this article or section. ... Frank Herberts Dune was a three-part miniseries produced by the Sci-Fi Channel, a cable television channel. ... The main cast of Farscape in its third season, from left to right: Chiana (Gigi Edgley), Ka DArgo (Anthony Simcoe), Dominar Rygel XVI (voiced by Jonathan Hardy), Commander John Crichton (Ben Browder), and Aeryn Sun (Claudia Black). ... The Dead Zone is an American science fiction/suspense series starring Anthony Michael Hall as Johnny Smith, who discovers he has developed psychic abilities after a coma. ... Firefly is a science fiction television series, which was first aired in the United States and Canada on September 20, 2002. ... David Icke David Icke (pronounced Ike, born April 29, 1952) is a former professional football player, reporter, BBC television sports presenter, and British Green Party national spokesperson. ...


See also: List of science fiction television programs List of television shows with significant science fiction elements. ...


  Results from FactBites:
 
Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Sci Fi Channel (135 words)
Sci Fi Channel (Germany), a German television channel launched in 2003
Sci Fi Channel (France), a French television channel launched in 2005
Sci Fi (Spain), a Spanish television channel launched in 2006
WCAU - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography (2120 words)
WCAU, channel 10, is the NBC owned-and-operated television station serving the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania market, with studios on the border between Philadelphia and Bala Cynwyd, and transmitter in the Roxborough neighborhood.
Channel 10 was originally located at 1622 Chestnut Street in Center City along with its radio sisters.
(In the case of the radio outlets, both were clear channel stations; the FCC at the time usually did not allow common ownership of clear channel stations with overlapping nighttime coverage areas.) The FCC readily granted the waiver, and CBS took control in 1958.
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