Now Playing Welcome to the UK’s number one digital channel! ITV2 is home to a lively mix of fun, exciting programming, including entertainment, drama, comedy and movies. You’ll find original dramas, the hottest shows from the US such as (BAFTA-winning) Entourage, and exciting entertainment.


Launched: 22 September 1955
Network: ITV
Owner: ITV plc
Picture format: 576i (SDTV) and 1080i (HDTV)
Slogan: Come on in
Replaced: ITV plc, ITV Wales & West, London Weekend Television, ITV Tyne Tees


ITV is a commercial television channel in the UK. Previously, a network of separate regional television channels, ITV currently works in England, Wales, Scotland and the Channel Islands. From 2001 to 2013 the channel was called ITV1. In 2004, Granada Television acquired Carlton Communications to found ITV plc.