Posted on: 24/09/2016 08:34 AM
At the AGM, the shareholders sought Sun TV Network to launch a national TV channel. While noting the point, the company management said that it cannot comment on such a move as it is a strategic-led question.
Posted on: 24/09/2016 12:05 AM
Balachandran will be the deputy biz head of Star Vijay, reporting to Star India CEO South Kevin Vaz. He was earlier SVP planning and marketing of Star Vijay.
Posted on: 26/08/2016 09:14 AM
Telugu will be the first market in South India where ZEEL will have a movie channel to complement the GEC. Zee Cinemalu will be targeted at youth above 18 years, with a skew towards male audience. Actor Vidyullekha Raman is the face of the channel.
Posted on: 25/08/2016 08:24 AM
Star has soft-launched a 2nd GEC for Tamil Nadu. Vijay Super is positioned as a male-focused channel. Besides soaps and movies, it will air sports content like the Tamil Nadu Premier League.
Posted on: 19/08/2016 11:22 PM
Sun TV posted operating loss of Rs 31.8 crore in Q1 from Sunrisers Hyderabad. Revenue from the IPL franchise stood at Rs 144 crore while expenditure was at Rs 175.84 crore.
Posted on: 02/08/2016 09:27 AM
Priced at Rs 40 on RIO basis, ETV Telugu HD has initially launched only on cable TV networks. It is also available on HITS platform NXT Digital.
Posted on: 20/07/2016 11:51 PM
Star is rechristening its Kannada GEC Suvarna and movie channel Suvarna Plus as Star Suvarna and Star Suvarna Plus on 25 July.
Posted on: 13/07/2016 08:48 AM
Zee Yuva will launch on 22 August. Marathi will become the first regional-language market where ZEEL will have two GECs.
Posted on: 08/07/2016 09:23 AM
The launch of Colors Super is timed right. Colors Kannada, Viacom18’s senior channel, is a ruler in that market and enjoys an audience share of 36% in the genre. In the Viacom18 stable of regional GECs, Colors Kannada is also the most profitable channel.
Posted on: 05/07/2016 09:17 PM
ZEEL is launching a Marathi youth GEC called Zee Yuva in August. The content shown on the new channel will portray the emotions of the youth.