FOX International Channels is to launch its first UK free-to-air entertainment channel. Your TV will debut at 1pm on Thursday 1 October.

YourTV will broadcast for 20 hours a day from 7am to 3am. The female-skewing channel will feature “sensational real-life stories, irresistible experiences and thrilling tales”.

It will join the pay-TV portfolio that includes FOX, National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo WILD and Baby TV.

Jeff Ford, Managing Director FOX International Channels UK, commented: “I am thrilled to announce the launch of YourTV, our first Free To Air channel and exciting next step in the evolution of our UK brand portfolio. Providing a daily treat of compelling scripted and unscripted series for viewers, YourTV is a fresh new destination for entertainment.”

The schedule will feature the UK premiere of Corrupt Crimes, a brand new series investigating shocking recent crime stories in all their glory. Upcoming scripted content includes US legal drama Shark starring James Woods as hot-shot lawyer Sebastian Stark, who leaves his lucrative career as a defender of rich criminals to join the public prosecution under the District Attorney (DA).