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Colors to launch on South Africa’s DStv on 15 Oct




MUMBAI: IndiaCast is all set to launch Viacom18’s Hindi general entertainment
channel (GEC) Colors in Africa through its partnership with MultiChoice. Colors, which is present in more than 135 countries, will be available to DStv Indian customers in South Africa from
15 October, 2015. The channel will
reach out to Indian viewers in 13
countries including South Africa,
Bostwana, Democratic Republic of
Congo, Malawi, Namibia, Swaziland,
Zimbabwe, Angola, Lesotho,
Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia and
Zanzibar.
Colors CEO Raj Nayak said, “In the
seven years since it first launched,
Colors has been a game changer in the
television industry with path-
breaking content that has appealed to
viewer sensibilities. As the channel
launches on DStv in Africa, the
channel’s global penetration in more
than 135 markets, with shows
syndicated in over 100 markets,
further reinforces our belief in our
offerings and ability to match viewing
preferences of our audiences.”
IndiaCast group CEO Anuj Gandhi
added, “At IndiaCast, it is our
endeavour to present South Asian
viewers across the world with quality
Hindi entertainment avenues bringing
a taste of Indian culture and values
to their fingertips. Our association
with MultiChoice is a partnership
which enables us to further expand
our footprint within Africa and keep
viewers entertained through our
varied offerings. We are happy to be
able to reach out to DStv customers
with content from the Colors library
and look forward to reaching out to
more viewers in Africa as our
relationship with the network
strengthens.”
IndiaCast Middle East & Africa
business head Sachin Gokhale said,
“We are very excited to grow our
presence in Africa through our
partnership with MultiChoice. Brand
Colors is already known by all South
Asian diaspora worldwide for its
innovative content, clutter breaking
marketing and local connect. We are
well aware that DStv customers are a
discerning lot, given that they are
well exposed to the best of global
content, and we now look forward to
ensuring that Colors exceeds their
expectations, delights them and
becomes a meaningful part of their
lives.”
http://www.indiantelevision.com/television/tv-channels/news-broadcasting/indiacast-to-launch-colors-on-africa-s-dstv-in-october-150930



Updated: December 30, 2017 — 5:51 pm

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  1. MUMBAI: Starting 15 October,
    Viacom18’s flagship Hindi general
    entertainment channel Colors will be
    available to the Indian diaspora in
    South Africa on DStv platform.
    IndiaCast, the distribution platform
    of TV18 and Viacom18, has partnered
    MultiChoice for distribution of the
    channel on DStv.
    With the deal in place, the channel’s
    content will reach out to Indian
    viewers in 13 countries including
    South Africa, Bostwana, Democratic
    Republic of Congo, Malawi, Namibia,
    Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Angola,
    Lesotho, Mozambique, Tanzania,
    Zambia and Zanzibar.
    Colors CEO Raj Nayak said, “In the
    seven years since it first launched,
    Colors has been a game changer in the
    television industry with path-
    breaking content that has appealed to
    viewer sensibilities. As the channel
    launches on DStv in Africa, the
    channel’s global penetration in more
    than 135 markets, with shows
    syndicated in over 100 markets,
    further reinforces our belief in our
    offerings and ability to match viewing
    preferences of our audiences.”
    Commenting on the association with
    MultiChoice, IndiaCast group CEO Anuj
    Gandhi said, “At IndiaCast, it is our
    endeavour to present South Asian
    viewers across the world with quality
    Hindi entertainment avenues bringing
    a taste of Indian culture and values
    to their fingertips. Our association
    with MultiChoice is a partnership that
    enables us to further expand our
    footprint within Africa and keep
    viewers entertained through our
    varied offerings. We are happy to be
    able to reach out to DStv customers
    with content from the Colors library
    and look forward to reaching out to
    more viewers in Africa as our
    relationship with the network
    strengthens.”
    http://www.televisionpost.com/television/colors-to-launch-on-south-africas-dstv-on-15-oct/

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