Star Channels relaunches in the UAE

The Walt Disney Company Middle East has announced the re-launch of Star Channels.

Star Channels is the new home for shows and movies from around the world, tailored and curated to appeal to the UAE and MENA audience.

As part of the relaunch, Star Channels sports a new look that boasts a lineup of six channels, each appealing to a specific genre, aiming to provide viewers with an extensive collection of entertainment.

The six channels are as follows:


 The go-to channel for all things lifestyle, from travel and adventure to all the foodie favorites. The lineup includes cooking shows with world-class chefs, such as Evolving Vegan by Mena Massoud, the all-new Jamie Oliver show Seasons, and MasterChef Australia and Next Level Chef, starring Gordon Ramsay.

The channel will also feature adventure titles such as The Summit Australia and Rush Australia, in addition to home make-over series like ‘Clean it, Fix it’ and ‘The Big Interior Battle’.

STAR Action

The channel will broadcast action-packed films and popular franchises, such as Man on Fire, The Revenant, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, the full Taken and Die-Hard collections.

STAR Films

The home of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters, viewers can stay up to date with movies from Tinseltown. STAR Films line-up includes hits such as Bohemian Rhapsody, Ad Astra, and Free Guy. 

STAR Series

STAR Series will brings shows such as The Dropout, Alaska Daily, Will Trent, 9-1-1, How to Get Away with Murder, This is Us, New Amsterdam and more.

STAR Movies

STAR Movies features a collection of all-time favorite films as well as new classics. These films will include stars such Ryan Reynolds in Free Guy, Denzel Washington in Man on Fire, Julia Roberts in Wonder & Pretty Woman, and Viola Davis and Emma Stone in The Help.

STAR World

This channel will bring drama series and reality TV direct to TV screens. STAR World will present a rich variety of well-known shows including Grey’s Anatomy (S17 onwards), American Housewife and True Lies presented along with the best family entertainment including The Piano S1, Britain’s Got Talent, and more.