|Launched||16 November 2009 (UK)
3 December 2012 (Pan-Europe)
|Owned by||CBS Studios International
Chellomedia Liberty Global
|Picture format||576i (SDTV 16:9)|
|Audience share||0.1% (UK) (November 2012, BARB)|
|Replaced||UK & Ireland: Zone Thriller (2009)
Central & Eastern Europe: Zone Romantica (2012)
|Sister channel(s)||CBS Europa
|Freesat UK||Channel 137|
|Sky UK & Ireland||Channel 148|
|Eutelsat 28A||11222 H 27500 2/3|
|Virgin Media UK||Channel 192|
|Smallworld Cable UK||Channel 157|
On 14 September 2009, it was revealed that the international arm of CBS, CBS Studios International, struck a joint venture deal with Chellomedia to launch six CBS-branded channels in the UK during 2009. The new channels would replace Zone Romantica, Zone Thriller, Zone Horror and Zone Reality, plus timeshift services Zone Horror +1 and Zone Reality +1. On 1 October 2009, it was announced that CBS Reality, CBS Reality +1, CBS Drama and CBS Action would launch on 16 November 2009 replacing Zone Reality, Zone Reality +1, Zone Romantica and Zone Thriller. On 5 April 2010, Zone Horror and Zone Horror +1 were rebranded as Horror Channel and Horror Channel +1, following the rebrand of the portfolio’s other three channels in November 2009.
On 1 August 2012 Chellomedia revealed that all European versions of the Zone Channels would be rebranded into CBS Channels. CBS Drama replaced Zone Club on 3 December 2012 (in Poland replaced Zone Romantica).
Current Programming 
- Hawaii Five-O
- Jake and the Fatman
- Kung Fu
- NCIS (Seasons 1-6)
- Star Trek: The Original Series (remastered 4:3 cropped to 16:9)
- Star Trek: Voyager
- The Agency
- The New Twilight Zone
- Walker, Texas Ranger
- Ultimate Force
Former Programming 
- The 4400
- 18 Wheels of Justice
- Cops (now airing on CBS Reality)
- Queen of Swords (4:3 pan and scan version from 16:9)
- Adventure Inc (4:3 pan and scan version from 16:9)
- F/X: The Series
- In Deep
- Jake 2.0
- La Femme Nikita
- Mission: Impossible
- Remington Steele
- Starsky & Hutch
- The Fugitive
- The Pretender
- The Sentinel
- Suspicious Agenda
- Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
- Star Trek: The Next Generation
- To Serve and Protect
- "CBS FINALChello Zone partnership press release" (DOC). Chello Zone. 2009-09-14.
- "CBS to launch UK channels with Chellomedia". Broadcastnow. 2009-09-14.
- "Zone Horror rebrands as Horror Channel". Broadband TV News. 2010-03-31.
- "CBS and Chellomedia take entertainment across EMEA". Broadband TV News. 2012-08-01.
- "Kanały CBS w Polsce. Co w ramówce?". Media2.pl. 2012-11-30.
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