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Hindi general entertainment channels (GEC) launched seven shows in the month of November. The new shows were launched in fiction as well as non-fiction format and in diverse genres ranging from drama, historical to comedy.
Hindi GEC Star Plus is strengthening its non-fiction offering with the two mega reality shows ‘Ted Talks India Nayi Soch’ and ‘India’s Next Superstars’.
Star India has roped in Coca Cola’s ‘Glacéau Smartwater’ as the title sponsor for its upcoming show ‘TED Talks India Nayi Soch’, which will have Shah Rukh Khan as the host.
Free to air (FTA) channel Zee Anmol has taken over the leadership position from its pay sibling Zee TV in urban + rural HSM in week 47 for the period ending 24 November.
Star India’s new drama series Broken Hearts (Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara) will be sold worldwide by Eccho Rights, the latest deal between the independent distributor and India’s leading producer-broadcaster.
Anil Ambani-promoted production house Big Synergy is planning to produce around 200-300 hours of content for TV channels and digital video on demand (VoD) platforms in 2018.
Star India’s strategy of re-branding Life OK as Star Bharat and expanding the channel’s reach in rural HSM through distribution on free direct to home (DTH) platform Freedish is paying rich dividends.
Keshet International (KI) CEO Alon Shtruzman, who joined the organisation in 2012, is kicked-up about the company’s prospects in Asia, in general, and in India, in particular.
Hindi GEC Zee TV has grabbed the top position in urban + rural HSM on the back of SaReGaMaPa Li’l Champs’ grand finale which garnered 12.1 million impressions as well as strong performance by tentpole fiction shows Kumkum Bhagya and Kundali Bhagya, as per BARC India data for week 44.