RTL II launches new youth channel31 May 2016
German commercial broadcaster RTL II has launched a youth online TV service.
RTL II You combines linear television with a VoD service, and will be available for live streaming via the RTL website, as well as its smart TV and mobile apps.
The free-to-air channel will not, however, be available on traditional platforms such as cable, satellite, IPTV and DTT.
With a target audience of 14-25, RTL II Youth will deliver original productions, third-party programmes from partners joiz and Rocket Beans TV as well as established series such as Keeping Up With The Kardashians, Teen Wolf and The Late Late Show with James Corden.