Tata Sky to offer free preview of Discovery Jeet from 1 Feb

MUMBAI: Discovery Communications India’s Hindi GEC Discovery Jeet will be available on direct to home (DTH) platform Tata Sky from 1 February ahead of its formal launch on 12 February.

The GEC will be available to all Tata Sky subscribers at no additional cost from 1 to 11 February. The sampling offer will end on the launch day.

The channel will be available on EPG No. 155. It will also be available on Tata Sky Mobile app under Live TV and Catch Up.

As reported earlier, Discovery Jeet will go live on 12 February. It will launch with a reach of 100 million plus households. The channel will be available in three languages Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.

The channel will launch with 5 hours of programming band daily out of which 3 hours will be bespoke, ground-up original programming built on the thesis of
underdog winning.

The broadcaster has also partnered Netflix as the exclusive global OTT platform for Discovery Jeet content. The deal will ensure that the channel’s content will be available to audiences in more than 190 countries worldwide. Netflix communities globally will be able to binge-watch each series after it is aired on the Discovery Jeet channel in India.

Discovery Jeet’s programming line-up includes ‘Swami Ramdev: Ek Sangharsh’, ’21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897′, ‘Mere Papa Hero Hiralal’, ‘Khan No 1’, ‘Comedy High School’, ‘Gabru: Hip-Hop Ke Shehzaade’, ‘Anjaan: Special Crimes Unit’, ‘Man Vs Wild with Sunny Leone’, and ‘Lucha: Dangal Ke Sultan’.