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Pop TV

Launched1981; 37 years ago (1981)
Owned by
  • CBS Corporation
  • Lionsgate
  • (50% each)
Picture format
  • 1080i (HDTV)
  • 480i (SDTV)
SloganDare To Pop
CountryUnited States
Broadcast areaNationwide (available in most areas)
HeadquartersHollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Formerly called
  • Electronic Program Guide (1981–88)
  • Prevue Guide (1988–93)
  • Prevue Channel (1993–99)
  • TV Guide Channel (1999–2007)
  • TV Guide Network (2007–13)
  • TVGN (2013–15)
Sister channel(s)
  • Via CBS Corporation:
  • CBS
  • The CW
  • Showtime
  • The Movie Channel
  • Flix
  • Smithsonian Channel
  • CBS Sports Network
  • Via Lionsgate:
  • Starz
  • Starz Encore
  • MoviePlex
DirecTVChannel 273 (HD/SD)
Dish NetworkChannel 117 (HD/SD)
Verizon FiOS
  • 694 (HD)
  • 194 (SD)
Available on most US cable systemsChannels vary by cable provider
AT&T U-verse
  • 1185 (HD)
  • 185 (SD)
Streaming media
PlayStation VueIPTV
Hulu with Live TVIPTV

Pop TV is a television broadcaster located in Hollywood, CA. Pop TV is an entertainment channel that airs programs about pop culture, including profiles of pop culture idols and the rabid fans they tend to spawn. You can watch Pop TV online via its video-on-demand collection, updated regularly.

Name: Pop TV
Location: Hollywood, California, United States
Genre: Entertainment > General Entertainment
Website: Pop Homepage

Pop TV is a joint venture between Lionsgate Entertainment and CBS Corporation. Pop TV used to be TVGN, which was one of those channels that would serve as a scrolling TV guide of the various programs on TV at that time. In fact, it was owned by TV Guide. Then, as cable companies began to roll out more sophisticated (and useful) guides of their own, this type of scrolling TV guide was no longer needed. As a result, the mission changes, and TVGN became Pop TV. Pop TV has the new focus of general entertainment with reruns, sitcoms and shows about pop culture.

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