Television

Zee Caf? to spook you with a Michael Jackson thriller

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2017/10/26/Zee%20cafe.jpg?itok=TpWjDVSh

MUMBAI: With the Diwali line-up coming to an end and Halloween just around the corner, English GEC channel Zee Cafe is planning to premiere an animated special featuring the King of Pop, Michael Jackson.

Michael Jackson?s Halloween, an hour long special will include the legendary popstar?s extensive discography as its soundtrack.

In line with the channel?s promise of ?All Eyes On New?, the Halloween special will make its Indian television premiere on 29 October at 1pm and 9pm on Zee Caf? and also a simulcast on Zee Studio at 1pm.

In the US, CBS TV network will telecast Michael Jackson?s Halloween on 27 October.

Produced by The Michael Jackson Estate, ?Michael Jackson?s Halloween? follows millennials Vincent and Victoria who ?accidentally? meet on Halloween night and find themselves, along with Ichabod the dog, at a mysterious hotel located at 777 Jackson Street called This Place Hotel. Once inside, Vincent and Victoria go on an unexpected, magical adventure of personal discovery which culminates in a spectacular Thriller dance finale starring the iconic popstar himself.

The special boasts of a star-studded cast of voice talents with Lucas Till and Kiersey Clemons voicing the lead characters Vincent and Victoria respectively. They are joined by Hollywood stars like The Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons, Kung Fu Panda film franchise?s Lucy Liu, The Good Wife's Christine Baranski and Alan Cumming, Emmy Award Winner Brad Garret and CSI's George Eads amongst others.

&Priv? HD is also premiering the critically acclaimed movie ?The Founder? on 29 October at 1pm and 9pm. The powerful biographical drama stars Academy Award winner Michael Keaton as the founder of the much-loved fast food chain, McDonalds. Acclaimed actors Nick Offerman and John Carroll Lynch also star in pivotal roles as the brothers who founded the original restaurant.

The movie chronicles the life of Ray Kroc, the entrepreneur who gave the world McDonald?s. It narrates his journey as a salesman who took a small burger joint in San Bernardino, California, franchised it around the country and turned it into the McDonald?s Corporation that we know today.

ALSO READ :

Zee Caf?'s new Rated 'H' shows to captivate millennials (updated)

Zee Cafe targets 20-40-yr-olds with BBC First drama

Colors Infinity SD, Zee Cafe and TLC surprise

Zee Cafe leads with 2X ratings & Sony dethrones Movies Now

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/22/rv.jpg?itok=F7QrH1aA
Untapped TV audience of 100 mn for international channels

The International Television Research Group (inTV) and GlobalWebIndex compared internet users aged 16-64 who watch any of the international TV channels such as BBC News, Bloomberg Television, CNBC, CNN, Euronews, Eurosport, France 24, National Geographic Channel, Sky News and TV5Monde channels at...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/22/zee.jpg?itok=BLz1u0z9
Zeel channels continue to rule Hindi channels; Colors, Star Maa return to across genres list

BENGALURU: Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (Zeel) free to air (FTA) Hindi GECs Zee Anmol and flagship Zee TV were once again ranked second and third in Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC) weekly list of top 10 channels across genres for week 37 of 2018 (Saturday, 8 September 2018...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/22/Colors_Bangla1.jpg?itok=BJ2UigU_
Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu market witness no change in BARC week 37

Colors Bangla and Jalsha Movies swapped their third and fourth positions in the Bengali space in the BARC data’s week 37. Big Ganga and Bhojpuri Cinema exchanged their first and second positions in the Bhojpuri segment. In the Kannada, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu market, no changes were observed....

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/22/Republic-TV.jpg?itok=enRQxZQz
Republic TV leads English news in BARC week 37

NDTV 24x7 stood at fifth position in the English news genre according to All India BARC data week 37. No changes were observed this week in the English business news genre. Aaj Tak continued to lead in Hindi news genre (U+R). Moreover, Aaj Tak and ABP News also continued to dominate in Hindi news...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/21/divya.jpg?itok=CNzzoXs2
ALTBalaji appoints Divya Dixit as Senior Vice President, Head of Marketing

Balaji Telefilms has recently been integrating great leadership talent from across the board to spearhead the business and become a powerhouse. Further fortifying its leadership at ALTBalaji - India’s largest platform for original and exclusive digital content, the company announced the appointment...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/21/dsport.jpg?itok=hnh7hjMh
DSport to broadcast Laver Cup from 21-23 September

DSport will bring live action from the second edition of Laver Cup, a men's tennis tournament between teams from Europe and the rest of the world to be held in Chicago from 21-23 September 2018.

Television TV Channels Sports
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/21/dnpa_0.jpg?itok=cmsK3D6w
India’s top media companies announce formation of Digital News Publishers Association

Amidst a plethora of industry bodies and sectoral alliances in the Rs. 1.5 trillion Indian media and entertainment sector, another such organization today took birth. It has been christened the Digital News Publishers Association (DNPA). 

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/21/raj.jpg?itok=6azkvKHY
Raj Nayak, Janak Sarda to be felicitated by International Advertising Association

At the annual International Advertising Association (IAA) Inspire awards to be held at Bucharest on 2 October 2018 with advertising and marketing leaders from all over the world in attendance, Viacom18 COO Raj Nayak and past president IAA India Chapter will be felicitated with the prestigious "...

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/09/21/gainers.jpg?itok=AbeuHy2U
Sports most benefited genre in Chrome DM week 37

With a growth of 2.82 per cent as compared to last week (36), the sports genre marked the highest opportunity to see (OTS) among all categories in week 37 of Chrome Data Analytics & Media.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories