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Inspired by true ‘crime’ incidents, on a TV near you

Hindi GECs such as Sony, Life OK & Colors have evolved their crime genre quotient to showcase real-life stories in a bid to attract new viewers

Synjini Nandi Dec 13, 2012 7:35 PM

My favourite TV character: Ram Amarnath Kapoor

“Ram Kapoor brings the show alive, capturing the very essence of the character,” says Dhruv Jha of Lodestar UM

Synjini Nandi Dec 12, 2012 7:38 PM

Danish Khan heads to Channel V

Danish Khan, VP & Head – Marketing, SET has put in his papers after a stint of 10 yrs. He is expected to join Channel V

Synjini Nandi Dec 6, 2012 7:14 PM

Anaamika casts an evil eye on Balika vadhu

Sony’s latest offering will be aired at the 8PM slot and will attempt to break the monopoly enjoyed by Balika vadhu for the past 4 years

Synjini Nandi Nov 22, 2012 6:36 PM

“The goal is to reach 600 mn broadband subscribers”

To achieve this by 2020, the govt will invest about Rs 20,000 cr in the next 2 years, says R Chandrashekhar, Secy, Dept of Info & Tech

Aditi Malhotra Nov 1, 2012 8:09 PM

Barfi takes big bang approach

From in-serial integrations with 3 shows on Zee TV, creating a Barfi app, to on-ground initiatives, the movie has gone all out to create buzz

Synjini Nandi Sep 17, 2012 8:18 PM

TV channels take a whacky approach to apps

From creating international dance routines, conducting an aarti, to playing Holi...a lot has been made possible on the digital platform

Synjini Nandi Sep 11, 2012 10:19 PM

“Your attention please...”

KBC, Honge Judaa Na Hum & Ek Tha Tiger tap the central announcement systems at Mumbai local railway stations to create buzz

Priyanka Nair Sep 11, 2012 8:12 PM

Sony TV looks to strengthen 9PM slot

The latest offering, ‘Honge Judaa Na Hum’, will directly compete with Star Plus’ ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’, Colors’ ‘Chhal Sheh Aur Maat’ and Zee TV’s ‘Pavitra Rishta’

Synjini Nandi Sep 6, 2012 8:42 PM

CID gets glamorous with Raaz 3 cast

Sony’s long running crime serial ‘CID’ will be joined by the two leading ladies of the movie ‘Raaz 3’ for a special episode to be aired on September 1

exchange4media Staff Aug 28, 2012 7:36 AM

Big B unveils Hot Seat Aapke Shehar KBC van

The celebrated ‘Hot Seat’ of ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ will now travel across the length and breadth of India to build great audience connect

exchange4media Staff Aug 23, 2012 7:16 PM

Colors bets on ‘Jhalak Dikhla Jaa’ to strengthen weekends

From production to marketing, Colors has invested significantly on the property. The channel’s CEO Raj Nayak explains why

Noor Fathima Warsia Jun 11, 2012 8:12 PM

Noorings: I&B stops ‘Dirty Picture’ on Sony at the nth hour

This was despite executing 59 cuts in the movie to make it suitable for TV. What will be Sony’s next steps?

Noor Fathima Warsia Apr 23, 2012 10:00 AM

IMPACT Annv Spl: What next 7 yrs mean to television

Only larger players will survive in this race. Financially, small channels will have major issues on profitability, remarks SET President Rohit Gupta.

Rohit Gupta Dec 22, 2011 7:32 AM

Sony spruces up fiction line-up with new show ‘Parvarrish’

With ‘KBC’ Season 5 coming to an end, Sony is looking to further consolidate its No. 2 position with a new content line-up, with focus on fiction shows.

Suraj Ramnath Nov 16, 2011 8:07 AM

Sony’s new fiction show ‘Dekha Ek Khwab’ to replace KBC

Sony has come up with two new fiction shows – ‘Dekha Ek Khwab’ (premiering on November 21) and ‘Parvarish’ – which would be replacing ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’.

Suraj Ramnath Nov 7, 2011 9:26 AM

GEC Watch: Buoyed by KBC, Sony overtakes Colors to claim No. 2 spot

Sony has gained a massive 50 points to go up to the second position among Hindi GECs as per TAM Media Research data for Week 34, 2011. The channel has scored with ‘KBC Season 5’, which garnered a TVR of 5.24 in HSM metros for its opening episode. With this, Colors gets pushed to the third spot.

exchange4media Staff Aug 25, 2011 11:09 AM

IPL out, it’s back to entertainment for Hindi GECs

Post the IPL4, Hindi general entertainment channels are all set to be back with a vengeance to grab their temporarily distracted audiences. What’s on the anvil and what awaits their fate? e4m finds out from advertisers...

Fatema Rajkotwala May 30, 2011 8:36 AM

Zee TV, Sony to revive past favourites in prime time

Zee TV and Sony Entertainment Television have adopted the route of bidding a timely farewell to shows to make way for new content.

Fatema Rajkotwala Feb 10, 2011 7:19 AM

Sony signs on Big B in 2-yr deal for 'KBC'

Buoyed by the reception to ‘KBC Season 4’, Sony has signed a two-year deal with Amitabh Bachchan as host. The next season will be seen sometime this year.

Fatema Rajkotwala Jan 18, 2011 7:15 AM