Sony Pix dominates English Movies genre

MUMBAI: Comedy Central toppled Star World to take the number one position in the English Entertainment genre. The players in the space witnessed mixed ratings this week.

Movies Now 2 made an entry this week making way for the exit of HBO in the English Movies genre. The space was dominated by Sony Pix.

According to the week 5 ratings data of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India, players in the infotainment genre saw a hike in their ratings.

Living Foodz continued to dominate the Lifestyle space, with the channels observing mixed ratings this week.

English Entertainment 

Comedy Central toppled Star World dominating the genre with 254 Impressions (?000s) followed by Zee Cafe at the second place with 245 Impressions (?000s). Star World stood at the third position with 203 Impressions (?000s) whereas AXN took the fourth place with 129 Impressions (?000s). Colors Infinity SD maintained itself on the fifth rank with 101 Impressions (?000s).

English Movies 

Sony Pix hoped on to the number one position with 2207 Impressions (?000s) followed by Star Movies with 2205 Impressions (?000s). Movies Now with 1973 Impressions (?000s) grabbed the third position followed by Movies Now 2 at the fourth position with 1342 Impressions (?000s). Zee Studio took the fifth place with 1333 Impressions (?000s).


Discovery Channel with a hike in ratings continued to rule the genre with 5036 Impressions (?000s) as compared to 4916 Impressions (?000s) in week 4. History TV 18 was at the second spot with 3647 Impressions (?000s). Animal Planet with 3091 Impressions (?000s) and National Geo Wild with 3003 Impressions (?000s) took the third and fourth position, respectively. National Geographic stood at the fifth position with 2990 Impressions (?000s).


Living Foodz sustained its number one position with decreased ratings from 1907 Impressions (?000s) in week 4 to 1845 Impressions (?000s) this week. Fox Life sustained at the second berth with 859 Impressions (?000s) followed by Food Food with 708 Impressions (?000s). TLC with 657 Impressions (?000s) and FYI Tv18 with 520 Impressions (?000s) bagged the fourth and fifth position, respectively.

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