Fox Retro launching in Italy

Satellite channel to air mostly U.S. fare

ROME – News Corp. subsidiary Fox Channels Italy on Monday announced plans for a new satellite channel called Fox Retro, providing an outlet for nostalgic lovers of mostly U.S. programming from the 1970s, '80s, and '90s.

The channel, which will air on News Corp's Sky-Italia network, will focus on programming to include "Charlie's Angels," "Mission Impossible," "Mork & Mindy," "The Love Boat," "The Jeffersons," and others that aired during what the company called "the Golden era" of television.