Tag Archives: Sony Pictures Networks India

SPNI to have numerous language feeds for the IPL season

Sony Pictures Network India is all in for the 10th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). With more than 361 million viewers during the last season, the network will keep up with Telugu feed for this season, alongside other languages like Hindi, Tamil and Bengali. Sony six channels will offer English feeds while feeds [...]

Sony Six and NBA to air sports content in Hindi

 Sony Six, the Indians Premier Sports Entertainment channel owned by Sony Entertainment television, will soon be introducing alongside its broadcasting partner, the NBA, commentaries in Hindi language to the games. Yannick Colaco, the executive at NBA India, stated: “We are already having the audio for 600 games in Chinese. In three months, NBA planned to [...]

Sony BBC Earth brings 19 hours of content weekly in India

Sony BBC Earth, the channel resulting from the joint venture between Sony Pictures networks India (SPN) and BBC Worldwide will soon be launched this month and will be providing 19 hours of original programming weekly. To be accessible across all major DTH platforms and MSOs, in four languages (English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu), the channel [...]

Sony Pictures Networks India completes first phase of Ten Sports’ acquisition

The first half of the two-phase acquisition of the TEN Sports Network from Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) has been completed. On completion of the first phase, nine sports channels will be available on Sony Pictures Networks sports channels cluster. Sony Six, Sony Six HD, Sony ESPN, Sony ESPN HD, Ten 1, Ten 1 HD, [...]

Sony telecasts live the Nexa P1 Powerboat

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) has acquired the media rights to Nexa P1 Powerboat. The company is the broadcaster partner for the first edition of the Indian Grand Prix of the Seas. It is a global series in powerboat racing and has been introduced by the sports management company Procam International in India. The program [...]

Sony Liv unveils ‘Liv Fit’ to provide health and wellness content

Sony Liv, the OTT platform of Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI), has unveiled a new segment called Liv Fit, dedicated to health and wellness, this month. The company has collaborated with fitness aficionados and trainers like Suniel Shetty and his team of trainers including Mickey Mehta, Nawaz Modi Singhania, Yasim Karachiwala, Ramona Braganza and Satya. [...]

SPNI bags broadcast and digital rights for Bangladesh Premier League 2016

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) revealed its acquisition of the broadcasting and digital rights of the fourth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League 2016. 43 matches will be broadcasted and streamed live on Sony Six, Sony Six HD and on the SonyLIV app and website. The SonyLIV app will provide video-on-demand (VOD) content such as [...]

Sony Pictures Networks India to air UFC 200

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)s enthusiasts in India will be thrilled. Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) is bringing UFC 200, the most awaited Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event of the year. The energy-pack event will be exclusively screened live on July 10 on Sony SIX HD, Sony SIX, SONY ESPN HD and SONY ESPN. Live broadcasting [...]

Sony Pictures Networks India ‘s main portfolios reshuffled

Sony Pictures Networks (SPN) India, the television network in India being a subsidiary of Sony Corporation which is owns and operates Sony Entertainment network of television channels, has announced the refurbishment of its key management portfolios. Its International business has strengthened its networks sales and syndication business while its Sports business has been brought closer [...]