Latest News
SPN obtains govt permissions to resume production

MUMBAI: After a brief hiatus following the nationwide lockdown in India owing to the COVID-19 situation, Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has obtained all relevant government permissions to resume production for its television, film and OTT businesses in India. The network is working closely with...

Television Production House Film Production
Tamil Nadu minister says film releases should come back to theatres

Will blockbuster film releases make a comeback to the cinema halls away from OTT platform premieres?. The jury is out. First the government has to allow theatres and multiplexes to pull down the padlocks they have put on them. Of course the multiplex association, Ficci and CII have all been making...

iWorld Over The Top Services
M&E industry grew by almost 9% to reach Rs 1.82 tn in 2019: FICCI - EY report

MUMBAI: The Indian Media and Entertainment (M&E) sector reached RS 1.82 trillion (US$25.7 billion) in 2019, a growth of 9 per cent over 2018 states the FICCI EY report ‘The era of consumer A.R.T. – Acquisition Retention and Transaction,’ launched today. With its current trajectory, the M&E...

Television TV Channels GECs
Oddball Motion Pictures gets Rs 250 cr for film production

MUMBAI: Oddball Motion Pictures, founded by filmmaker Nitin Upadhyaya, announced its association with Chanda Group where the latter will be funding a seed capital of up to Rs 250 crore for the feature films and original digital video content that will be exclusively developed and produced by...

Movies Movies On Mutiple Platforms
Sony Yay builds local characters to monetise

MUMBAI: The Indian arm of the Sony Network had it all – GEC, music, film, sports, you name it. What lacked was a brand for the children of the country. That gap was filled when it launched Sony Yay in April this year. It’s not as if Sony was devoid of kids content. It launched Animax in 2004, a...

Television TV Channels Kids

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories

* indicates required