Zee's Taj Television takes over channel distribution from MediaPro
| 18 June 2014
Taj Television India is taking over the distribution arm of Zee Turner, following the disbanding of the latter's MediaPro joint venture with Star India in April.
The wholly-owned subsidiary of Zee Entertainment has until now been the sole distributor of Ten Sports channels, but will also now act as an agent for Zee Entertainment, Zee Media and Turner, reports Indiantelevision.com.
The chief executive of MediaPro, Arun K Kapoor, will now take on the same role at Taj Television.
He will reportedly oversee the distribution of 47 TV channels, including: Zee TV, Zee Cinema, &pictures, Ten Sports, Zee Cafe, Zee Studio, Zing, Zee Marathi, Zee Bangla, Zee Telugu, Zee Kannada, Zee Tamizh, Zee TV HD, Zee Cinema HD, Zee Studio HD, Zindagi, Ten HD, Zee News, Zee Business, HBO, Cartoon Network, Pogo, CNN, and Warner Brothers.