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Star TV.svg
Star! logo
Launched September 10, 1999
Owned by CTVglobemedia
CTV Limited
Slogan The Entertainment
Information Station
Country Canada
Broadcast area National
Headquarters Toronto, Ontario
Website Star!
Bell TV Channel 621
Shaw Direct Channel 527
Available on most Canadian cable systems Check local listings, channels may vary

Star! is a Canadian English language cable television specialty channel which is owned and operated by CTVglobemedia. Star! is devoted to entertainment programming including entertainment news, film, television, celebrities, and fashion.



Star! was licensed in 1996 by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission and was launched on September 10, 1999 under the ownership of CHUM Limited. On June 22, 2007, CTVglobemedia gained control of Star! as a result of a takeover of CHUM Limited.

The station formerly broadcast programming from the equivalent American cable network E! until that network licensed their name to Global's now-defunct secondary broadcast CH television system and transferred their programming to that service, which became known as E!.

In the fall of 2007, Star! replaced Star! Daily with eTalk on the schedule.



Star! Logo (2000-2004).svg Star TV.svg
1999 - 2004 2004 - present

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Coordinates: 43°38′59″N 79°23′25″W / 43.649701°N 79.390233°W / 43.649701; -79.390233

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