True Crime

Sky Media and Sony Pictures Television are pleased to offer the opportunity to build an association with the brand new Freeview channel – True Crime

The Opportunity

Sky Media and Sony Pictures Television are pleased to offer the opportunity to build an association with the brand new Freeview channel – True Crime. A channel dedicated to one of the most popular genres for older housewives.

Brands can be associated as a Full Channel Launch Partner or as a Primetime sponsor.

About True Crime

  • Sony Pictures Television are launching a brand new channel, True Crime, on Tuesday 22nd March, at a time when viewers collective thirst for gritty misconduct has never been so popular
  • Hosting a schedule packed with sensational real life stories, unexpected murder mysteries and law-breaking action, True Crime will be the home to shows such as Deadly Women, Crime 360, Caught on Camera, Dog the Bounty Hunter and Paternity Court, becoming the platform’s only dedicated crime channel
  • The channel will broadcast on Freeview channel 60, Sky channel 185 and Freesat channel 143
Example Programming

Paternity Court – Lauren Lake, judge of “Paternity Court,” hears cases involving not only questions of paternity, but also many types of stories involving DNA.

Deadly Women – Explores the psychological motivation that drives women to become murderers. This series will delve into the backgrounds of some of the world’s most intriguing female homicides and, through dramatized reconstructions, we’ll look ‘behind the mask’ of these terrifying killers.

Scheduling & Accreditation
  • Launching 22nd March 2016
  • 15” Openers / Closers & 5” break bumpers

Full Channel Launch Partner

  • 2,160 hours of sponsored content over 3 months

Prime Crime : 20:00-23:00

  • 270 hours of sponsored content over 3 months
About True Crimes Audience
  • Women 35+
  • Heavy TV viewers
  • Night Owls
  • Sensation seekers
  • Intellectually & emotionally engaged
Contact Details

Michael Thomas | Content Partnership Manager

0207 032 6483 |

Get in touch
Envelope icon to get in touch
Send to friend
Send to friend arrow icon
Success Stories
Success stories rosette
Newsletter Signup
Newsletter icon
Latest News
News icon for our latest stories
Other Opportunities of interest
Our Sites

Please click on any of the sites below to open the link in a new window

Send to Agency/Friend

Don't keep it to yourself – fill out the details below a share something from our site.

Your Name: *

Company: *

Contact's Name: *

Contact's Company: *


Please leave this field empty.

Keep me updated Please complete the form below to sign up for our newsletter or reminders, delivering the information you want direct to your inbox.

First name: *

Surname: *

Company: *

Sky Media updates fortnightly newsletter
Our fortnightly newsletter; keeping you up-to-date on key Sky Media research, news and opportunities.

Sky Media Sponsorship Opportunities
Latest Opportunities from Sky Media

Sky Media Kids Channels
Sign up to our exclusive kids newsletter.