ZEE Entertainment

About ZEEL

About Us

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited is a leading global content company. With an extensive content library housing over 222,000+ hours of television content and rights to more than 3,818 movie titles from foremost studios and of iconic film stars, ZEE entertains over 1 billion viewers across 171+ countries.

ZEE has a strong presence across the media and entertainment value chain including Broadcasting, Films, Digital, Theatre, LIVE Events & Talent. ZEE also operates multiple digital offerings like Ditto TV, OZEE and India.com.


  • The largest producer and aggregator of Hindi programming in the world, with more than 222,000+ 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 171 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 Wire and Wireless (India) Limited (WWIL)
  • 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.