New German entertainment channel: FTL

November 23, 2012 10.53 Europe/London By Robert Briel

The German media authority ZAK has issued a licence to a new free-to-air channel FTL.

The new channel is owned by Cologne-based FTL Farhad Television Live GmbH and promises ‘entertainment pur’.

FTL will start broadcasting as a free-to-air service on the Astra position at 19.2 degrees East.

The chnanel will bring a mix of programming conistsin of movies, documentaries, sports and series “for all age groups.”