The channel will also bring four new seasons of its popular series in the second quarter as it rides on Sun Direct DTH
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | March 18, 2014
In the second quarter, Discovery Tamil will launch a programming line-up that includes 18 brand new programmes and four new seasons of Discovery Tamilâs popular series â Magic of Science, Superhumans Challenge, Control Freaks and a live event, Everest Jump Live. The channel will also see the first mini-series formatted programme â Klondike.
Discovery Tamil has also announced that it will now be available on Sun Direct on channel number 541. With the addition of this platform, the channel is now present on Sun Direct, Tata Sky, Dish TV, Airtel Digital, Videocon D2H and other cable networks.
Rahul Johri, SVP and General Manager â South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific and Head of Revenue, Pan-Regional Ad Sales and Southeast Asia, said, âDiscovery Tamil over the last three years has received tremendous response from the viewers and has become one of the most loved channels in Tamil Nadu. The customised product offering has been providing viewers a richer and deeper viewing experience. And, with this association we will be able to offer Sun Directâs subscribers the best of entertainment in the language they prefer.â
Discovery Tamil, since its launch in 2011, continues to entertain viewers with programmes from across a variety of genres â survival, engineering, wildlife, natural history, investigation, technology and more. With varied programming of the highest quality selected as per local preferences, Discovery Tamil is one of the most viewed channels of Tamil Nadu and Tamil speaking audiences across the country.