ZEE Entertainment

About ZEEL

About Us

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEEL) is a worldwide media brand offering entertainment content to diverse audiences. With a presence in over 172 countries and a reach of more than a billion people around the globe, ZEEL is among the largest global content companies across genres, languages, and platforms.

ZEEL is present across broadcasting, movies, music, live entertainment, digital and talent businesses, both within India and overseas. ZEEL has more than 240,000 hours of television content and houses the world’s largest Hindi film library with rights to more than 4,200 movie titles across various languages. ZEEL has also produced several movies for theatrical release and is the fastest growing music label in India. It has presence in the digital space with 'dittoTV' and 'OZEE' and has also ventured into live events.


  • The largest producer and aggregator of Hindi programming in the world, with more than 240,000+ hours of original programming in its archives.
  • The only media brand to enter into Interbrand's '30 Best Indian Brands Report 2015.'
  • One of the largest Indian programming content distributors with an estimated reach of more than 1 billion viewers in over 172 countries including USA, Canada, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

ZEEL has many 'firsts' to its credit

  • First listed media company in India.
  • First to launch a Hindi General Entertainment Channel in India - Zee TV.
  • First to launch a Hindi Cinema Channel in India - Zee Cinema.
  • First to corporatise the Hindi film industry with the costliest production and the highest grossing Hindi movie in its time - 'Gadar - Ek Prem Katha'.
  • First to launch a 24 hour Hindi News Channel in India - Zee News, now operating as a separate company called Zee Media Corporation Ltd (ZMCL)
  • First to set up MSO operations at a national level - Siticable, now has transferred its business to a separate company called Siti Networks Limited
  • First to launch a 24-hour Food Channel in India – Zee Khana Khazana
  • First to launch India's Urdu infotainment channel – Zee Salaam

About Essel Group


Essel Group is among India's most prominent business houses with a diverse portfolio of assets in media, packaging, entertainment, technology-enabled services, infrastructure development and education. The Group started business in 1926 with a commodity trading and export firm, Rama Associates Limited, and has since then metamorphosed into a conglomerate that is a symbol of the ingenuity and power of Indian entrepreneurship, with worldwide operations and a workforce of nearly 10,000 dedicated employees.