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Sun TV

  • 33 TV channels
  • Has a reach of over 95 million households in India
  • Total income of Rs 1,872.64 crore (US$ 308.69 million) in FY 13
  • Net profit of Rs 683.34 crore (US$ 112.68 million) in FY 13

Sun TV Network is India's largest media conglomerate with a reach of more than 95 million households in the country. With 33 top-rated channels in its clutch, Sun TV Network's channels can be viewed in 27 countries, including U.S.A, Canada, Europe, Singapore, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

Sun Network has presence across genres such as general entertainment, movies, music, news, kids, action and life. Its dominant market share in the four southern states of India (Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh) ensures continued and sustained viewership and a prominent role for itself in the media and entertainment industry.


Sun TV: The South-Indian behemoth

2009 Mr Kalanithi Maran, Chairman and Managing Director, Sun Network wins ‘Entrepreneur of the Year 2009’ award from The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE)
2006 Mr Maran receives ‘Contribution to Television Award’ from Sony Entertainment
2005 Mr Maran receives ‘Business Excellence Award’ from CNBC
2002 Bags Indian Television Academy Award for the best Malayalam TV Channel


Updated: March, 2014

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