Sony Entertainment Television (Sony TV/ SET) Details
Launched on September 30, 1995, Sony Entertainment Television (SET) is an Indian Hindi-language general entertainment pay television channel owned by Culver Max Entertainment, a division of the Japanese Sony. As of November 2022, the SET India YouTube channel had over 146 million subscribers, placing it third among all YouTube channels in terms of subscribership and cumulative views with over 133 billion.
When this channel first debuted in September 1995, it began showing numerous dramatic and reality programmes. Additionally, it began airing all Disney Channel programmes and films up until 2003. CID and Crime Patrol were also broadcast. Big Brother, Bigg Boss is a 2006 rendition of the popular television programme by Sony.
Additionally, it produced a Fear Factor India adaptation of the American programme, however, all of these programmes were shifted to Colors TV. It switched to a green colour for its emblem in 2001. In 2016, it adopted a purple colour for its logo. It altered its logo in 2022 to correspond with SonyLIV's logo.
Sony Entertainment Television (Sony TV/ SET) on different services
Mere Sai: Shraddha Aur Saburi
On September 25, 2017, Sony Entertainment Television premiered the Indian-Hindi television serial Mere Sai - Shraddha Aur Saburi. Tushar Dalvi plays the lead in the programme, with Kishori Godbole and Vaibhav Mangle playing supporting roles. Mere Sai is telecasted on Sony TV from 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm. Click here to know more about Mere Sai: Shraddha Aur Saburi.
Punyashlok Ahilyabai is an Indian historical drama television series which was aired on Sony Entertainment Television on January 4th, 2021. On Sony LIV, it broadcasts digitally. It is based on the life of Ahilyabai Holkar, a queen who ruled the Malwa area between 1767 and 1795. Starring Aetashaa Sansgiri, Rajesh Shringarpure, and Gaurav Amlani, it is produced by Dashami Creations. Punyashlok Ahilyabai is telecasted on Sony TV from 7:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Click here to know more about Punyashlok Ahilyabai.
Bade Acche Lagte Hain 2
Sony Entertainment Television debuted the second season of the romance drama serial Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2 on August 30, 2021. On Sony LIV, it is accessible digitally. The show is a spiritual sequel or reboot to the 2011 series of the same name and is produced by Ekta Kapoor under the banner of Balaji Telefilms. Disha Parmar and Nakuul Mehta are the stars. Bade Acche Lagte Hain 2 is telecasted on Sony TV from 8:00 pm to 8:30 ppm. Click here to know more about Bade Acche Lagte Hai 2.
Kathaa Ankahee is an Indian Hindi-language television drama series. The show is produced by Sunjoy Waddhwa under the banner of Sphere Origins. Kathaa Ankahee is an official Hindi remake of the Turkish drama series One Thousand and One Nights, better known as Arabian Nights. The show's star cast consists of Aditi Sharma and Adnan Khan. It premiered on 5 December 2022 on Sony Entertainment Television and is streamed digitally on SonyLIV. Kathaa Ankahee is telecasted on Sony TV from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm.
KBC: Kon Banega Crorepati
The Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? the franchise has an official Hindi adaptation called Kaun Banega Crorepati. With the exception of the third season, when actor Shah Rukh Khan served as the presenter, it has always been hosted by actor Amitabh Bachchan. The first three seasons of the show, which broadcast on Sony TV from 2000 to 2007, were produced by Sameer Nair's programming team. It has been broadcast on Sony Entertainment Television since 2010, and BIG Synergy produced it from season 1 through season 10 (under various names throughout various time periods). Following that, Studio NEXT since season 10 and Tree of Knowledge (Digi TOK) since season 11 are listed as co-producing businesses. KBC is telecasted on Sony TV from 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm.
Crime Patrol 2.0
For Sony Entertainment Television Asia and Sony Entertainment Television India, Subramanian Slyer developed the Indian crime anthology series Crime Patrol. Later seasons were produced by Optimystix Entertainment, whereas the first season was made by Cinevistaas Limited and directed by Anshuman Kishore Singh. In Mumbai, India, the television show is set.
The episodes of the first and second seasons run for 30 minutes, while those of the third through sixth seasons go for 40 minutes. The show has been airing since May 9, 2003, making it India's longest-running reality crime television programme. The fifth season of the show, which debuted on July 15, 2019, is now airing. At the 20th Indian Television Academy Awards in 2021, the programme received the Milestone Achievement Award (ITA Awards). Crime Patrol is telecasted on Sony TV from 11:00 pm to 12:00 am. Click here to know more about Crime Patrol.
Indian Idol is a part of the Indian Idol series and is the Pop Idol format in the Indian Hindi language. Since 2004, Sony Entertainment Television has broadcast it. For the seventh and eighth seasons, the show was replaced by a spin-off called Indian Idol Junior. Pawandeep Rajan won Indian Idol season 12 on August 15, 2021. Indian Idol is telecasted on Sony TV from 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Click here to know more about Indian Idol.
The Kapil Sharma Show
The Kapil Sharma Show, popularly abbreviated as TKSS, is a stand-up comedy and chat show that airs on Sony Entertainment Television in India in the Hindi language. The first season of the Kapil Sharma-hosted programme debuted on April 23, 2016. Sharma and his neighbours from the Shantivan Non-Co-operative Housing Society were the focus of the television show. The show was filmed at Film City in Mumbai's Goregaon East neighbourhood.
Salman Khan Television and Banijay Asia are co-producing the second and third seasons of the show, with Sharma's production company K9 Productions and TEAM (Triyambh Entertainment and Media) serving as the creative producers. The first season of the show was produced by Sharma's company K9 Productions in collaboration with Frames Productions. In September 2022, the fourth season of the programme is scheduled to premiere, and Archana Puran Singh will return in that capacity as a guest judge. According to the sources, the cast will also include a few new performers. The Kapil Sharma Show airs on Sony TV from 9:30 pm to 11:00 pm. Click here to know more about The Kapil Sharma Show.