Description: Bravo Media, LLC, more commonly known as Bravo, is an American basic cable and satellite television network and flagship channel, launched on December 1, 1980. It is owned by NBCUniversal and headquartered in the GE Building in New York City. The channel originally focused on programming related to fine arts and film; it currently broadcasts several reality television series targeted at females ages 25 through 54, acquired dramas, and mainstream theatrically-released feature films.
History: Bravo originally launched as a commercial-free premium channel on December 1, 1980. It was originally co-owned by Cablevision’s Rainbow Media division and Warner-Amex Satellite Entertainment; the channel claimed to be “the first television service dedicated to film and the performing arts”.The channel originally broadcast its programming two days a week and—like Bravo’s former sister network Nickelodeon, which shared its channel space with Alpha