MTV R launching 8th November

MTV’s new channel – MTV R – will be launching on the 8th November 2007. On Virgin Media, the channel will be available on channel 196. MTV R will air repeats of old MTV programmes (so it will act as an “MTV Gold” type of channel). Shows on the channel will include The Real World, Pimp My Ride, Next, Meet My Mom, My Own, Jackass, Wildboyz, Viva La Bam, Punk’d and My Super Sweet 16.