The Czech national commercial broadcaster Barrandov TV will launch its third channel on May 16.

According to Parabola, Barrandov Plus will offer children’s programming in the daytime and documentaries in the evening.

Its debut will come exactly four weeks after the appearance of the movie channel Kino Barrandov on April 18.

The latter is distributed via DTT (on the third multiplex, operated by the Czech Digital Group), cable (UPC Czech Republic) and IPTV (O2 TV).

However, it is as yet not available to DTH viewers.

Barrandov plans to launch a fourth a fourth channel, named Barrandov Muzika, later this year.