Movies Now regains No.1 spot

MUMBAI: Zee Studio made an exit this week making way for the entry of HBO in the English Movies genre. Movies Now regained its number one position this week.

Comedy Central dominated 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 6 ratings data of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India, History TV18 emerged as the number one channel in the infotainment genre.

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

English Entertainment 

Comedy Central sustained its number one position with 344 Impressions (‘000s) as compared to 254 Impressions (‘000s) in week 5. Star World was at the second place with 207 Impressions (‘000s). Zee Cafe stood at the third position with 132 Impressions (‘000s) whereas Colors Infinity SD took the fourth place with 107 Impressions (‘000s). AXN came down to the fifth rank with 70 Impressions (‘000s).

English Movies 

Movies Now regained the number one position this week with 2315 Impressions (‘000s) as to 2207 Impressions (‘000s) in week 5 followed by Sony Pix with 2271 Impressions (‘000s). Star Movies with 1970 Impressions (‘000s) grabbed the third position followed by HBO at the fourth position with 1427 Impressions (‘000s). Movies Now 2 took the fifth place with 1333 Impressions (‘000s).


History TV 18 toppled Discovery Channel dominating the genre with 4346 Impressions (‘000s). Discovery Channel took the second spot with 4269 Impressions (‘000s). Nat geo Wild was at the third spot with 3056 Impressions (‘000s). National Geographic stood at the fourth position with 3049 Impressions (‘000s) while, Animal Planet was at the fifth place with 2505 Impressions (‘000s)


Living Foodz sustained its number one position with increased ratings from 1845 Impressions (‘000s) in week 5 to 1898 Impressions (‘000s) this week. Fox Life sustained at the second berth with 978 Impressions (‘000s) followed by FYI TV18 with 883 Impressions (‘000s). Food Food with 736 Impressions (‘000s) and TLC with 455 Impressions (‘000s) bagged the fourth and fifth position, respectively.

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