SBS 2 Channel: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

SBS 2 is changing, and you’re going to like it. The channel has a fresh, new line-up that suits everyone. From comedy junkies to documentary fiends to sports buffs, this channel will have it all.

1. News and Current Affairs

Global media is everywhere and it’s important to have a reliable source for issues affecting the world. SBS 2 will launch its first commissioned news show in May, featuring current affairs combined with news of the day, topical commentary, pop culture and in-depth feature content from multi-skilled journalists both on and off screen.
2. A Variety of Comedy Programming Will Bring the Funny

The laughs will come fast and funny with an array of comedy offerings like Bullet in the Face, a viciously funny, wildly violent, bloody and unabashedly politically incorrect action comedy series from Canada starring Eddie Izzard and Eric Roberts. Also the American comedy Community will bring big laughs.

3. Documentaries and Factual Programming will Offer an In-Depth Look at the World

Cutting edge documentaries will explore emerging issues and cultures affecting the world. Don’t Tell My Mother features host Diego Buñel in this powerful heartfelt documentary series, covering the world’s most troublesome places, looking beyond the headlines to reveal the rich cultures and the true interests of the people.

4. Lots of Football Action

Are you ready for some football?! Friday night football comes to SBS 2 when the 2013-14 season of the Hyundai A-League kicks off in October. SBS 2 will broadcast one live blockbuster match every Friday night. It’s sure to keep die hard fans satisfied and eager for more non-stop sports action.

. Pop Asia and Interactive Fan Requests

Asian pop music is everywhere these days and that includes SBS. SBS PopAsia features a mix of the latest K-Pop, J-Pop and C-Pop hits, plus giveaways and gossip from the Asian pop capitals brought to viewers by host Jamaica dela Cruz. Fans will also have the option to interact via the SBS PopAsia website and Facebook page, and can request songs and vote for their favourite tracks.

The channel is changing and you’re going to love it. Look out for this fresh new look to hit your tube soon.