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Eros International Media Ltd is an Indian motion picture production and distribution company, based in Mumbai. Founded by Arjun Lulla in 1977, it is one of the leading production and distribution companies in India.[2] Currently, his sons Mr. Kishore Lulla[3] and Mr. Sunil Lulla are managing the company.

Eros International Media Ltd
Formerly
Rishima International Pvt Ltd
Eros Multimedia Pvt Ltd
Eros International Media Pvt Ltd [1]
Public Limited Company
Traded as BSE533261
NSEEROSMEDIA
ISIN INE416L01017
Industry Media & Entertainment
Founded 1977; 41 years ago (1977)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Founder Mr. Arjan Lulla
Headquarters Mumbai, India
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Mr. Kishore Lulla and Mr. Sunil Lulla
Products Motion pictures
Services Film production, co-production, acquisition and distribution
Parent Eros International plc
Divisions
Subsidiaries
  • Eros International Films
  • Reliance Eros Productions LLP
  • Eros Music Publishing Limited
  • Eyeqube Studios Pvt Limited
  • Techzone 56060
Website www.erosintl.com

Eros co-produces, acquires and distributes Indian films in multiple formats worldwide, including theatrical, television syndication and digital platforms.[4] Eros has over 2,000 films in its library which include Hindi, Tamil and other regional language films.

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HistoryEdit

In 1977, Mr. Arjan Lulla started the company. In 1981, he founded the company Jupitar Enterprise with Mr. Kishore Lulla and Ms. Bhagibhai Lulla. On August 19, 1994 Rishima International Pvt Ltd was founded. It was a private limited company. Though it's subsidiary "Eros International Films", the company produced and distributed films. On April 1, 1999, the company acquired the entire Jupiter Enterprise. Their first jointly produced film was Waqt (2005). On July 25, 2000, the name was changed to Eros Multimedia Private Limited. The name was again changed to Eros International Pvt Ltd on November 20, 2008. On September 16, 2009, the company was converted into a public limited company and on November 18, the name was changed to the present name Eros International Media Ltd.[5][6]In 2010, Eros International Media Limited was listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE) in India.[7]

PartnershipEdit

In 2008, Eros International made a deal with Universal Music Group to make a joint-venture to promote pop music to India. The agreement was announced by Kishore Lulla and Max Hole, President of Universal Music Asia Pacific Region and Executive Vice President, Universal Music Group International (UMGI) on 10 December though the joint venture was officiated with a contractual signing on 18 November. Rajat Kakar, Managing Director of Universal Music India was appointed as the chairperson and Sunil Lulla and Jyoti Deshpande, COO of Eros International Group, are on the Board of Directors.[8]

FilmographyEdit

Films produced and distributed by Eros InternationalEdit

Film music and soundtrack produced by Eros MusicEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.business-standard.com/company/eros-intl-media-37832/information/company-history
  2. ^ "Asia's 200 Best Under A Billion List". Forbes. 17 July 2017. Retrieved 1 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Kishore Lulla Brings Light to Bollywood". Forbes. May 2014. Retrieved 1 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Company History - Eros International Media Ltd". The Economic Times. Times Group. Retrieved 1 July 2018.
  5. ^ https://wap.business-standard.com/company/eros-intl-media-37832/information/company-history
  6. ^ https://www.moneycontrol.com/company-facts/erosinternationalmedia/history/EIM?classic=true
  7. ^ https://www.nyse.com/network/article/Eros-Bollywood-Thrills
  8. ^ "Universal Music and Eros International announce joint-venture to globally promote Indian pop talent". UMG. 10 December 2008. Retrieved 1 July 2018.

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