About Universal TV

Universal TV: “100% Characters”. Universal TV engages audiences with compelling character-driven entertainment

With the new must-see US drama Bates Motel joining a mix of UK premieres such as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Major Crimes, Royal Pains and Rookie Blue – Universal TV is powered by memorable, magnetic characters that draw viewers back to the TV week after week.


Viewing Universal TV

At the present time Universal TV is available to viewers in the UK and Eire. We are on:

Sky / HD Channel 113 (Universal TV +1 is on Sky Channel 150)

Virgin Media Channel 137 (Universal TV +1 is on Virgin Media Channel 138)

TalkTalk Simply launch the TalkTalk Player and scroll to Universal TV

BT TV Channel 420 | 858

If you don't currently have access to Universal TV but would like to, please click on the links above for more information.


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We are proud to offer not only subtitling, but also audio description on a variety of programming.


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About Universal Networks International

Universal Networks International, the international channels division of NBCUniversal, is one of the world’s premier entertainment portfolios, delivering quality content and compelling brands to over 176 territories across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific.  The brands in the portfolio include Universal TV, Syfy, 13th Street Universal, Studio Universal, E! Entertainment Television, The Style Network, DIVA Universal and Golf Channel. These unique brands deliver a full range of entertainment experiences to local audiences across the globe. 

Universal Networks International also operates Movies 24 and has a controlling interest in the KidsCo joint venture. Further, NBCUniversal News Group, one of the most influential and respected portfolio of on-air and digital news properties in the world, operate CNBC and NBC News internationally.

Universal Networks International is a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal is owned by Comcast Corporation.


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The channel provider is

NBC Universal Global Networks UK Limited

Central Saint Giles, St Giles High Street, London WC2H 8NU