Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland’s new free-TV channel RTL Nitro launched on 1 April 2012 and offers viewers high-class German free-TV premieres and classics in the crime and sitcom genres along with exciting movies, making it the ideal complement to Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland’s existing programme line-ups. Right upon launch, RTL Nitro already served up a German premiere of the sitcom Modern Family
, one of the latest audience magnets in the US.
RTL Nitro’s signal can be received free of charge all over Germany with digital satellite receiver and in the Unitymedia, Kabel BW and Netcologne cable networks. The channel can also be received via IPTV on Deutsche Telekom’s Entertain, will gradually and continually expand its reach.