NRK Super

Summary

NRK Super is a Norwegian TV & radio channel aimed at children, run by the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation. The TV channel is broadcast on the digital terrestrial network, on the same frequency as NRK3 from 7am to 7pm, and was launched 1 December 2007. The NRK Super radio channel is broadcast on DAB radio (from 6am to 9pm) and the internet, and was originally named NRK Barn (NRK Children in English). It was launched on 16 October 2007.

NRK Super
NRK Super logo.svg
CountryNorway
Programming
Picture format16:9 / HD 720p
Ownership
OwnerNRK
Sister channelsNRK 1, NRK2, NRK3,
NRK Radio Super
History
Launched21 May 2006 at 00:00 (Card on 24 December 2008)
24 December 2008 at 04:00
Links
WebsiteOfficial website
Availability
Terrestrial
RiksTVChannel 6
Streaming media
HansenetChannel 283

NRK Super also has a web community were children can sign up and play games that allow them to get their own profile and get friends online. Here also small children can visit the homepages of shows they have seen on TV, such like Fantorangen, Tøfferud (Chuggington), Komet Kameratene, and others. On some important days, NRK Super also broadcasts dramas and children's films.

Viasat and RiksTV broadcasts this channel as number 6. NRK Super starts from 7am and ends 7:30pm.[1]

ProgramsEdit

The programming shown on NRK Super's television network is greatly varied. In the mornings, programming aired at preschoolers is aired. Often, these series are animated series imported from foreign countries, all dubbed into Norwegian. Some of these programs, as listed on their website, include PAW Patrol, Ricky Zoom, Fireman Sam, Esme & Roy, Peppa Pig and Hey Duggee.

NRK Super airs programs for older children later in the day, including a mix of live-action Norwegian originals and foreign animated and live-action series alike dubbed into Norwegian. Their repertoire of dubbed series includes It's Pony, I, Elvis Riboldi, and SpongeBob SquarePants, as per their website.

Logos and identitiesEdit

2007-presentEdit

NRK Radio SuperEdit

The sister radio channel, NRK Radio Super broadcasts radio programs for children at DAB radio and via internet.

 
An advertisement for the television channel from 2008.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Thoresen, Hilde (2007-09-28). "NRK Programmes - About the NRK". Norsk rikskringkasting. Archived from the original on 2008-01-03. Retrieved 2007-12-01.

External linksEdit

  • NRK Super
  • NRK3/NRK Super Live TV on internet
  • NRK Radio Super Live radio on internet

Coordinates: 59°56′07″N 10°43′07″E / 59.9352°N 10.7186°E / 59.9352; 10.7186