132: Love It Or Hate It - You'll Be Talking About
What You Find On The New Studio
IT OR HATE IT YOULL BE TALKING
ABOUT WHAT YOU FIND ON THE NEW STUDIO
Watch the fashionable.
Watch the forbidden.
Watch the forgotten.
Watch the funny.
WTF! on STUDIO.
Last night, STUDIO launched their programming highlights
for the year ahead and their new-look channel to be
launched on 1 May. At an industry and media dinner
in Sydney, SBS Subscription TV GM Chris Keely spoke
about the new programming strategy, new destinations
and a bold new attitude that is intelligent, passionate
thrilled to take STUDIO to the next level on 1 May.
Its not out with the old, but it is in with
the new as the new-look channel celebrates
everything from Banksy to ballet in one exciting new
destination, said Keely.
considered what it means to be Australias arts
channel and next month we reveal a rebrand that is
more dynamic, diverse and accessible than ever before.
We continue to feature exhilarating performances from
the worlds greatest artists, while becoming
the home of fascinating stories that surprise, and
unexpected ideas that open up your world.
new campaign was developed with Houston, with advertising
featuring the bold exclamation of WTF!
a play on the initial reaction to the channels
new content that is then revealed to stand for anything
from Watch The Forbidden to Watch
of Programming Laura Glassmans revitalised content
strategy focusses on arts, entertainment and topics
youd never think of Googling. The
new-look STUDIO will be home to documentaries and
series on iconic artists, celebrated weirdos and stranger-than-fiction
stories that will have you talking for days.
destinations throughout the channel will also make
it easier than ever for viewers to navigate to their
favourite slots and discover unexpected television
Loves is our weekly program spotlight that promises
special features on topics or people that will open
up your world. From a profile on the legendary musician
and artist Goldie, to unearthed interviews with Apple
maestro Steve Jobs or the bizarrely beautiful story
of Marwencol you will definitely be talking
about what you find in this weekly slot.
at 8 is your weekly fix of thought-provoking and critically
acclaimed series that represent new frontiers in fiction
and game-changing new concepts. Delve into the archetypes
of television with todays biggest stars in America
in Primetime and go behind the scenes of the biggest
fashion shows with The Day Before its
guaranteed quality television every Wednesday at 8pm.
We continue to capture Australias hottest talent
this year thanks to our ongoing Local Production Fund,
courtesy of Foxtel. Announced last night, STUDIO at
the Memo is an exclusive new series hosted by Tim
Rogers featuring six episodes of cabaret, music, burlesque
from Australias most exciting performers recorded
live by STUDIO in Melbourne performance institution
Theres also the STUDIO funded, award-winning
documentary Show Me The Magic: The Adventures of Don
McAlpine, along with the continued celebration of
creativity in new series of Inside The Company, Creative
Minds and Festival TV.
new destinations include the sophisticated and salacious
adult programming of STUDIO After Dark, which begins
with the Australian premiere of Hard, a French series
about an unlikely porn empress, Wake Up To Classical
Mornings providing a cultured new way for viewers
to start their day, and docos and live concerts each
Friday and Saturday night with Sounds of STUDIO.
The new look STUDIO will launch 1 May across Australia
on channel 132.
is available only on Foxtel.