Five Life started broadcasting programmes at 20:00 on Sunday 15th October 2006, and Five USA started broadcasting from 20:00 on Monday 16th October 2006. Five Life became FIVER on 28th April 2008 and Five US became Five USA on 16th February 2009.
On March 7th 2011 Five USA became 5 USA and FIVER became 5*.
5* relaunched as 5 STAR on 11th February 2015 as part of the rebrand of the entire family of our channels.
Spike UK launched on 15th April 2015.