BARC week 41: 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' propels Star Gold to No 1; Movies Now leads English movie genre

MUMBAI: Star Gold ascended to the top spot in the Hindi movie channels genre with the premier of the Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan in week 41 according to Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) all India (U+R) data.


On the other hand, amongst English movie channels, Times Network?s Movies Now continued to lead the chart in week 41.


In the Hindi movie channels genre, Star Gold grabbed the first position with 486374 (000Sums) followed by Zee Cinema in the second slot with 378717 (000Sums) and Sony Max in the third spot with 369954 (000Sums). Movies OK with 190804(000Sums) and &Pictures with 170152 (000Sums) secured fourth and fifth slot respectively.


In the English movie channels genre, Movies Now led the chart and grabbed the first position with 3200 (000Sums) followed by Sony Pix in the second spot, which scored 1893 (000Sums) and Star Movies with 1793 (000Sums) in the third spot.


Zee Studio secured the fourth berth with 1660 (000Sums), where HBO bagged the fifth slot with 1533 (000Sums).


In week 40 (C&S 1lac+), Sony Max led the Hindi movies genre with 199451(000Sums) followed by Zee Cinema in the second slot with 175363 (000Sums), whereas Star Gold was on the third rung with 129877 (000Sums). On the other hand, in the English movies section, Movies Now led the genre with 3083 (000Sums) followed by Sony Pix with 2097 (000Sums) in the second slot and HBO with 1818 (000Sums) in the third place in week 40 (C&S 1lac+).

Latest Reads
Republic TV continues to dominate English news genre: BARC week 44

In the Hindi news (U+R) genre, Zee News climbed two slots to the third position in week 44 of BARC ratings. Aaj Tak yet again stood on top in all the three genres. Republic TV continues its dominating streak in the English news genre.

Television TV Channels Viewership
Essel Group engages Goldman Sachs to sell half its stake in Zee Entertainment

Mumbai: 13th November 2018, Subhash Chandra and family along with its advisors met in Mumbai over the Diwali weekend to undertake a strategic review of its businesses in view of the changing global media landscape. The strategic review underscored the importance of technological advancements such...

Television TV Channels GECs
Neville Bastawalla to take over as marketing head of SPN India sports cluster

Sony Pictures Network (SPN) has made some internal changes and handed the responsibility of heading marketing for the sports cluster to Neville Bastawalla, a source close to the development informed

Television TV Channels Sports
Big Ganga Sets up Safe Changing Rooms for Women During Chhath Puja

Riding on the success of multiple initiatives, ZEE Entertainment Enterprise Limited’s No. 1 Bhojpuri Channel, Big Ganga introduces a much-needed social initiative - ‘Ek Kadam Swabhiman Ki Aor’ on the occasion of one of the most popular festivals of the region, Chhath Puja.

Television TV Channels GECs
Most awaited awards of the year - Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2018 is back, bigger than ever!

It’s time to blow the trumpets and roll out the orange carpet for Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2018.

Television TV Channels Kids
Zee TV leads GEC urban in BARC week 44

Zee TV that was on the fourth position in the previous week climbed to the second position in the Hindi (U+R) genre in Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) data for week 44 of 2018.

Television TV Channels Viewership
Anushka Sharma joins hands with Discovery to promote Tiger Conservation Movement

Leading Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has joined hands with to promote a global awareness movement to save tigers from extinction.

Television TV Channels Factual @ Discovery
Shemaroo Entertainment brings back the Golden Era of Nimmiji

Shemaroo Entertainment’s retro music channel Filmi Gaane launched a compilation of 35 songs of 1950’s veteran actress Nimmi by the name “SUPERHITS OF NIMMI - The Vintage Beauty”.

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
Star India publishes RIO as per TRAI tariff order

After Supreme Court of India gave the verdict in favour of Telecom Regulatory authority of India (TRAI) in the tariff order case.

Television TV Channels GECs

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories