Romania turns on Sci Fi, Universal channels


LONDON -- Sci Fi Channel and Universal Channel will debut in Romania on Thursday, offering such shows as "Dexter," "Flash Gordon," "Battlestar Galactica" and "Charmed" from 9 a.m.-3 a.m. on the Akta TV platform.

The new channels, which are subtitled, join existing NBC Universal brands including Hallmark Channel, KidsCo and Movies24 in the region.