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Viacom18 appoints Ajit Andhare as Motion Pictures COO

Indian entertainment company Viacom18 Media has appointed Ajit Andhare as the chief operating officer of its film business, Viacom18 Motion Pictures. Andhare will be responsible for the growth and ...


Viacom18 to conclude ETV channel takeover by year end

The acquisition of Eenadu TV's (ETV) regional general entertainment channels by Viacom18, the joint venture between Viacom of the US and India's Network 18 Group, is set for completion by the end of 2013. ...


Viacom18 to launch Comedy Central in India

Viacom18 has announced plans to launch the Comedy Central TV channel in India before the end of the year, and simultaneously stated a delay in the introduction of its Hindi movie channel. The anticipated ...


TV18 and Viacom18 form Indian distribution venture

A 50:50 joint venture to distribute over 55 television channels across India has been created by Network 18's TV18 arm and Viacom18, signalling stiff competition for the Star-Zee carriage coalition MediaPro ...


TV18, Viacom18 and DisneyUTV form a distribution JV in India

TV18 has announced that IndiaCast – the multi-platform, global distribution company of TV18 and Viacom18 - has formed a strategic joint venture with UGBL - a DisneyUTV group company - to distribute TV ...


Spuul signs streamed content deal with IndiaCast

Hindi and Indian regional language blockbusters are to become available for worldwide streaming on Spuul, after the online service concluded a deal with the TV18 and Viacom18 joint venture, IndiaCast Media ...


New Indian sci-fi channel from Viacom18

December will see the launch of Sonic, Viacom 18's fifth television channel in India after its Hindi entertainment offering Colors, youth channel MTV, children's channel Nick, and VH1 music channel. The ...


MTV to launch Indian indie channel

Pepsi MTV Indies, a new independent music and sub culture TV channel for India, will be launched by Viacom18 Media later in February. The 24-hour, cross platform channel will also cover independent ...


Ajay Chacko becomes Network18 chief operating officer

... operates six news channels (CNBC-TV18, CNBC Awaaz, CNBC-TV18 Prime HD, CNN-IBN, IBN7 and Marathi regional channel IBN-Lokmat) as well as a joint venture with Viacom, called Viacom18. The latter broadcasts ...


Spuul to stream Indian TV shows

Online video platform Spuul has extended its deal with IndiaCast, the Viacom18 and TV18 distribution venture, to stream popular programming from Colors, MTV India and Eenadu TV (ETV). The new deal ...


Star India, Colors pitch in for Uttarakhand flood victims

The Star India television network and Viacom18's Colors have joined forces with non-governmental organisation (NGO) Goonj to raise much needed funds for the relief effort in the flood-hit northern state ...


Kids’ show Chhote Miyan returns to Colors

The third season of the Indian children's comedy reality TV show Chhote Miyan begins on the evening of 25 February. The programme will be aired each Saturday and Sunday at 7pm on Colors, Viacom18's ...


Viacom 18 opens Middle East distribution office

... in India. A science fiction channel Sonic was also launched in December, and the Comedy Central channel is to be unveiled by Viacom18 in India next week. "The entertainment industry in the Middle East ...


Colors, History go high definition for Diwali

... CNBC-TV18 Prime and History make it an extremely compelling consumer proposition," said Gaurav Gandhi, Sun18 North chief operating officer & head of International Business, Viacom18. "We believe ...


YouTube revamps Indian TV page as content soars

... catering for viewers in six languages - Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Bengali, Gujarati and Punjabi - include those from major Indian broadcasters such as Sony Entertainment Television (SET), Viacom18's Colors, ...


Comedy Central to launch in India next week

The US channel Comedy Central is to premiere on India's Viacom18 television network on 23 January. The Daily Show with John Stewart, South Park, Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock, The Office and Seinfeld ...


Get SET go: Sony India in high definition

... follows fellow Hindi general entertainment channels Star Plus, Zee TV and Viacom18's Colors in providing an HD feed.  ...


Watchdog green lights Reliance Industries stake in Network18

... and CNBC Awaaz and general news channels CNN IBN and IBN 7. The division also takes care of the 50% stake in Viacom18, with its entertainment channels Colors, MTV, Nickelodeon and VH1, as well as film ...


Celebrity Cricket League to air on Rishtey

New Indian general entertainment channel Rishtey has been selected by its owner Viacom18 as the platform for the forthcoming Celebrity Cricket League (CCL). Every match from the event, which begins ...


Bengali news channel set for March launch

ETV Bangla is to launch a spin-off Bengali news and current affairs TV channel in March 2014, according to Indiantelevision.com. Media group Viacom18, which now owns ETV Bangla, has set aside a capital ...