Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited is one of India's leading television, media and entertainment companies. It is amongst the largest producers and aggregators of Hindi programming in the world, with an extensive library housing over 1.2 lac+ hours of television content. With rights to more than 3,500 movie titles from foremost studios and of iconic film stars, ZEEL houses the world's largest Hindi film library.
Through its strong presence worldwide, ZEEL entertains over 700+ million viewers across 169 countries.
Pioneer of television entertainment industry in India, ZEEL's well known brands include Zee TV, Zee Cinema, Zee Premier, Zee Action, Zee Classic, Ten Sports, Ten Cricket, Ten Action+, Zee Cafe, Zee Studio, Zee Trendz, Zee Khana Khazana, Zee Salaam, Zee Jagran, Zing, ETC Music and ETC Punjabi. The company also has a strong offering in the regional language domain with channels such as Zee Marathi, Zee Bangla, Zee Telugu, Zee Kannada and Zee Talkies.
The ZEEL stable owns an integrated range of businesses. All of these in singularity adhere to the content-to-consumer value chain model of media and entertainment business. ZEEL is a pioneer in every aspect of content aggregation and distribution through traditional media like satellite and cable and new media like the internet, in India.
It has also entered the educational arena with brands like ZICA, Kidzee, ZIMA & ZED.Zee also has its in-house production company under the name Zee Motion Pictures.
Zee Telefilms was among the ten Indian companies in the Forbes International 200 Small Best Companies selected from among 20,000 small companies worldwide for the year 2001.
Zee was awarded 'BSE Award for Maximisation of Shareholders Wealth - 2000'.
2013- Launches Zee Anmol
-Launches Ditto TV - India's first and only OTT (Over-The-Top TV) Distribution Platform
-Launches Ten Golf – India's first and exclusive 24 hour Golf channel
-Launches ZeeQ - India's first Kids Edutainment Channel
-Launches Zee Alwan – Dedicated 24 Hour Arabic Channel
-ZEE's distribution arm, Zee-Turner Ltd, enters into a 50:50 JV with Star Den Media Services Pvt. Ltd. to form MediaPro Enterprise India Pvt. Ltd.
-Announces share buyback for an aggregate expendable amount not exceeding 7,000 million.
-Launches Zee Khana Khazana – India's first 24-hour food channel.
-Launches Zee Salaam - India's first Urdu infotainment satellite television channel
-Acquires stake in Ten Sports.
-Launches Ten Cricket - a dedicated 24-hour Cricket Channel.
-Launches Ten Action+ - sports channel showcasing the best football action from around the world.
-Launches India.com - Joint Venture between Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. and Mail.com Media Corporation
-Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEE) gets listed as an independent company.