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112/365 – Sun TV Network

Type: Private
Industry: Media, film production, distribution, telecommunication
Founded: 1993
Headquarters: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Area served: 27 countries including U.S.A, Canada, Europe, Singapore, Malaysia, Srilanka, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand
Key people: Kalanidhi Maran
Products: Sun TV, Dinakaran, Suryan FM, Red FM 93.5, Sun Pictures and Sun Direct DTH
Parent: Sun Group
Web Site: http://www.suntvnetwork.in/



Sun TV Network, India’s largest media conglomerate has powerpacked Twenty Five TV Channels with the reach of more than 95 million households in India. Sun TV Network’s channels can be viewed in 27 countries including U.S.A, Canada, Europe, Singapore, Malaysia, Srilanka, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

Original content is the essential driver for the consistent high performance of our media – the Sun TV Network controls over 50,000 hours of original content a year and is constantly adding to this vast value of content. To find out more about our operations, choose from the list of regions and brands.”

Sun TV Network is an Indian media company based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, part of Kal Media Services, Sun Group. It has been named as Asia’s most profitable media corporations and the largest TV network.

Established on April 14, 1993, it created and owns a variety of television channels and radio stations in multiple languages covering all Indian States. Its flagship channel is Sun TV which was the first fully privately owned Tamil channel in India when it emerged.

The company is owned by Kalanidhi Maran, who is the chairman and managing director who was recently awarded the CNBC Business Excellence Award in 2005.

Sun Network had recently begun film distribution and production through Sun Pictures. In addition, is also provides direct-broadcast satellite under the service called Sun Direct DTH, a joint venture along with Astro.



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