TV Land

Broadcast on: International
Active from: 29 Apr 1996
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TV Land is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by the MTV Networks Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.

Originally consisting exclusively of classic television shows, the channel now airs a combination of recent and classic television series, original scripted and reality series and theatrically released movies.


United States


1080i (HDTV)
480i (SDTV/16:9 letterbox)


"Take Me to TV Land" (1996–1998)
"We're Crazy About Television" (1998–2001)
"TV Satisfaction. Guaranteed." (2001–2006)
"Here for the TV Generation" (2006–2007)
"Look Again" (2011)
"Laugh More" (2011–present)


TV Land is the programming destination featuring the best in entertainment on all platforms for consumers in their 40s and 50s.

Consisting of original programming, classic and contemporary television series acquisitions, hit movies and digital portfolio, TV Land is now seen in over 98-million U.S. homes.

TV Land's programming in the early years consisted of all eras of television consisting anywhere from black and white sitcoms to dramas to variety shows to westerns. In recent years, TVLand has shifted to original sitcoms like Hot In Cleveland, The Soul Man, The Exes, Kirstie, Jennifer Falls and Younger.

Latest Updated Shows

The Soul Man

Genre: Comedy
Channel: eKasi+, eExtra
Summary: R&B star Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine is living the high life in Las Vegas when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver.
Starring: Cedric the Entertainer, Niecy Nash, Wesley Jonathan

The Exes

Genre: Comedy
Channel: SABC3, Comedy Central Africa
Summary: Follows three divorced men who are sharing an apartment across the hall from their female divorce attorney, who also happens to be their landlord.
Starring: Donald Faison, Wayne Knight, David Alan Basche

Hot in Cleveland

Genre: Comedy
Channel: M-Net, SABC3, M-Net Series Showcase, M-Net City, M-Net Family, Vuzu
Summary: Three past-their-prime veterans from L.A. have their lives changed when their plane lands in Cleveland and they rediscover themselves in a promised land.
Starring: Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick


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