Zee Entertainment


Sony Pictures Networks India to merge with Zee Entertainment

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) has struck a deal to take control of Indian media giant Zee Entertainment. SPNI and Zee Enterprises Ltd. (ZEEL) have signed up to an exclusive, non-binding agreement to combine both companies’ linear networks, digital assets, production operations and programme libraries. The combined company would be a publicly listed company in […]

Report: Sony looks to India as it eyes Zee Entertainment stake

Sony Corporation is in the running to pick up a stake in Zee Entertainment after its owner Essel Group put it out for sale, according to CNBC TV18. Essel revealed in November that it would sell a part of its stake in Zee to a global strategic advisor. Sources told the publisher that the Sony […]

Zee moves into Poland with Bollywood channel launch

Zee Entertainment is moving into Poland with the launch of a customised version of its dedicated Bollywood film and entertainment channel, Zee.One. The channel will offer Bollywood content, specially customised for Polish audiences, and will feature high-budget movies and series. Zee has also appointed NBCUniversal’s former head of affiliate sales for Poland, Pawel Kolasa, as […]

Zee Network to launch &TV channel in the UK

Zee Network Europe is set to rollout its new Hindi-language general entertainment channel &TV in the UK next month, following recent launches in India and the Middle East. Speaking to DTVE, Punit Goenka, managing director of Zee Entertainment, said that while Zee TV is a “more traditional brand”, free-to-air &TV will focus on more young, […]

New Bollywood channels on TVPlayer

Bollywood channels Zing and Lamhe from Zee Entertainment have launched on UK online TV platform TVPlayer, joining its existing DESI pack. Lifestyle channel Zing offers a mix of movies, drama and music and last month ranked as third top channel in the South Asian TV market in the UK, with a monthly reach of 1,048,000 […]