Television

Engaging content: Akbar Birbal folklore completes 500 episodes

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/09/27/Untitled-1.jpg?itok=jFpgGkp6

MUMBAI: Big Magic is all set to create a new benchmark with the completion of 500 episodes of its marquee show Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal.

The flagship show which features famous actors Kiku Sharda and Vishal Kotian in the titular roles of Akbar and Birbal, respectively, gained popularity within a short span of time and won the hearts of millions. India’s first-ever historical comedy aired its 500 episode on 26 September 2016.

The show, launched in 2014, presents the folklore of Akbar and Birbal in the most humorous way. Through its interesting and engaging content, the show has not only redefined the comedy genre, but also pioneered a new genre in itself – historical comedy.

On the successful completion of 500 episodes, a Big Magic spokesperson said, “It is a moment of pride for the entire Big Magic family, as we thank the audience for showing so much love and appreciation towards Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal and its characters. The achievement is a result of the combination of great teamwork, and more importantly great content. With every passing episode and season, we strive to formulate engaging content which ensures an enjoyable experience for the viewers. Through ‘Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal’, we hope to continue catering to the entertainment needs of a large and steadily growing audience base in future as well.”

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/18/stage.jpg?itok=AgLYrJ5c
Star ReImagine Awards 2019: Netflix wins 'best creative digital', Bisleri bags 'best creative TV'

After a successful first edition, the Star Re-Imagine Awards returned this year in a bigger and better avatar with Bisleri (Best Creative TV) and Netflix (Best Creative Digital) bagging top honours. Showcasing excellence in creativity (Best Creative on TV and Best Creative on Digital), these...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/unilever.jpg?itok=AlHhCw5t
BARC week 19: HUL, Lizol maintain top positions in advertiser & brand categories

The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India has released its data for top advertisers and brands for the period between 04 May 2019 and 10 May 2019.

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/news18_india.jpg?itok=sXWN14Uc
News18 India brings 100 hours of General Elections coverage; non-stop programming from May 19th till 23rd

As the last phase of the fiercely contested Lok Sabha elections draws to a close, News18 India will bring to you, “100 Ghante ki Maha Coverage”. The non-stop reportage will start from 19th May and will run until the Counting Day on 23rd May, when the results will be declared.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/avinash.jpg?itok=zNhpC5OU
Avinash Kaul promoted to broadcast CEO in Network18 restructuring

In a new development, the Network18 group has elevated some of its executives to new positions with Avinash Kaul being promoted to Network18 broadcast CEO.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/nytb.jpg?itok=NFKKSFAU
e-Digital Partners with MyBox to bring Amazon Alexa Services in Set-Top Boxes

e-Infrastructure and Entertainment India Pvt Ltd.(e-Digital), one of South India’s largest Multi System Operator (MSO) today announced the support for Amazon Alexa Voice Service on their existing set-top boxes (STB).

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/shemaroo.jpg?itok=1v71d4_o
ShemarooMe app now available on Apple TV

India’s leading content house Shemaroo Entertainment Limited today announced that its OTT platform ShemarooMe will be now available on Apple TV.

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/lisa.jpg?itok=K3zZb9kX
Online sensation Lisa Mishra signs exclusively with VYRL Originals

Lisa Mishra, a Chicago based artist and an online sensation is now exclusively signed with VYRL Originals for non-film music.

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/travelxp_0.jpg?itok=Rlwwcmzh
Travelxp 4K HDR partners with Deutsche Telekom Germany

‘One world and no boundaries’ has always been the core philosophy of Travelxp.

Television TV Channels Factual @ Discovery
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/05/17/news18.jpg?itok=dzihsXgf
News18 Network Brings the Biggest Exit Poll for General Elections

As the political battle for the most fiercely contested General Elections draws to a close, News18 Network with IPSOS as research partner will present the largest Exit Poll to its viewers.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories