Television

C. Central leads, Sony Pix slips two slots & Zee Studio enters Top 5

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MUMBAI: Zee Studio has made an entry in the top five English movies channels list, and HBO exited from the list, according to BARC's week 34 all-India data.

Sony Pix slipped two slots to the fourth position. Comedy Central emerged as the leader this week climbing two slots and pushing last week’s winner Zee Cafe to the second position in the English Entertainment genre.

Movies Now jumped a slot to the third position in the English Movies genre. Colors Infinity slipped a slot to the third position in English Entertainment genre. 

Living Foodz retained the top slot and Fox Life jumped a slot to the second position as FYI TV 18 slipped to the third position in the Lifestyle genre, according to BARC's data for week 34.

English Entertainment

Comedy Central has emerged as the leader in the English entertainment genre with 403 Impressions (000s) sum. Zee Cafe slipped to the second position with 360 Impressions (000s) sum in the top five English Entertainment genre list.

Colors Infinity came to the third position with 279 Impressions (000s) sum slipping a slot from last week’s BARC India data. Star World and AXN retained their fourth and fifth positions with 270 and 229 Impressions (000s) sum, respectively.

English Movies

With a slight fall in the ratings, Star Movies retained its number one position in the English movies genre with 3193 Impressions (000s) sum as compared to 3348 Impressions sum (000s) in week 33. MNX and Movies Now hopped to the second and third positions as compared to last week’s BARC India data with 2858 and 2723 Impressions (000s) sum, respectively.

Sony Pix slipped to the fourth position from the second position in week 33 with 2639 Impressions (000s) sum. And, Zee Studio, this week, made an entry into the Top 5 channels list with 1463 Impressions (000s) sum.

Infotainment

History TV 18, Discovery Channel and National Geographic Channel retained their respective first, second and third positions with a slight fall in the ratings as compared to week 33 with 3396, 3349 and 2563 Impressions (000s) sum, respectively.

Nat Geo Wild and Animal Planet sat pretty at the fourth and fifth positions, with a slight rise in the ratings as compared to week 33 with 1979 and 1865 impressions (000s) sum.

Lifestyle

Living Foodz has retained its numero uno position in the Lifestyle genre with 1337 Impressions (000s) sum. Fox Life and FYI TV 18 interchanged their positions to come on the second and third positions this week with 883 and 804 Impressions (000s) sum, respectively.

Food Food and TLC sat pretty at the fourth and fifth positions this week with 587 and 457 Impressions (000s) sum.

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