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Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited

  • 1.3 billion viewers
  • 49 domestic channels
  • 40 International channels
  • 173 Countries
  • • Total income stood at Rs. 164,229 lakh (US$ 222.71 million) in the first quarter of FY22

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) is a media and entertainment company engaged in providing broadcasting services. The company operates through content and broadcasting segment. The company has a library, housing over 260,000 hours of television content. The company holds rights to approximately 4,800 movie titles. The company's brands include Zee TV, Zee Cinema, Zee Action, Zee Classic, Zee Anmol, Zee Cafe, Zee Studio, Zee Salaam, Zing, ETC Bollywood, Zee Q and Zindagi. The company has a range of offering in the regional language domain with channels, such as Zee Marathi, Zee Talkies, Zee Bangla, Zee Bangla Cinema, Zee Telugu, Zee Kannada, Zee Tamil and Sarthak TV. Its high definition offerings include Zee TV HD, Zee Cinema HD, & tv HD, Zee Studio HD, Zee Cafe HD, &pictures HD, Ten 1 HD and Ten Golf HD.

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In September 2021, the Board of Directors of ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) gave an in-principle approval for the merger of ZEEL and Sony Pictures Networks India.

In July 2021, ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEEL), expanded its digital footprint by establishing a technology hub in Bengaluru to boost innovation and its integrated platforms.

In April 2021, ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEE) further strengthened its presence in the Maharashtra market with the launch of its second Marathi movie offering – Chitramandir

In April 2021, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEE) won two key awards – 1st runner-up award for Excellence in Learning & Development and Best HR Team of the Year at the 6th edition of the Businessworld HR Excellence Awards & Summit 2021.

The company launched India’s first-ever music league, the Indian Pro Music League (IPML), which was aired on Zee TV & ZEE5. This unique concept and the league’s star-studded line-up attracted multiple advertisers to be a part of IPML as official sponsors, including Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. & Hindustan Unilever Ltd.’s Lifebuoy as co-presenting sponsors, Parle Products Pvt. Ltd.’s Parle G and Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Ltd.’s Whisper as co-powered sponsors, Balaji Wafers as Special Partner, Nilkamal Industries’ Nilkamal Mattrezzz, Asian Paints Ltd.’s Ultima Protek and Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) as associate sponsors.
2020 Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. launched ‘Zee Plex’ - ‘Cinema2Home’ (C2H) service on Television and Digital platforms.
2020 Invested Rs. 522 crore (US$ 74.05 million) in its subsidiary, Margo Networks
2019 ZEEL launched initiative ‘Embark’ for capability development of front-line managers
2018 ZEE Entertainment Recognised as one of India's Best Companies to Work.
Launched ZEE5, revamped OTT platform with unrivalled content catalogue
2017 Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEEL) acquire 80 per cent stake in technology startup Margo Networks.
2014 Launched Zee Music Company, the music publishing label.
2012 Company introduces new Bangla movie channel.
2010 Entered into sports broadcasting with acquisition of Ten Sports.
2005 Zee Telefilms Ltd launches separate sports channel. Zee Tele teams up with International Business Machines (IBM) Global.
2003 Zee News started new programme 'Zee Follow up' through which it is attempting to retrace history by keeping the viewers abreast of what had occurred since.
1999 Zee TV has been operating four channels, three of which were being played out of STAR TV facility in Hong Kong on lease basis.
1998 The Zee Network, which runs the Zee family of channels, is foraying into the print media with the launch of a film magazine christened Cine Zee.
1992 It entered into the business of entertainment software and subsequently the name was changed to ZEE Telefilms Ltd.


Media and Entertainment
The Indian media and entertainment industry is projected to increase at a CAGR of 13.5% from 2019 to 2024 and estimated to reach US$ 43.93 billion by 2024.