Star Pravah

Star Pravah is an Indian general entertainment pay television channel that was launched on 24 November 2008 by Star India. Wholly owned by The Walt Disney Company India.[1][2] Its programming consists of Marathi television series and shows.[3]

Star Pravah
StarPravahLogo.jpg
CountryIndia
Broadcast areaIndia
NetworkStar India
HeadquartersMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Programming
Language(s)Marathi
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to letterboxed 576i for the SDTV feed)
Ownership
OwnerThe Walt Disney Company India
Sister channelsStar India channels
History
Launched24 November 2008
Links
WebsiteStar Pravah on Disney+ Hotstar
Availability
Cable
Asianet DigitalChannel 600
HathwayChannel 500 (SD)
Channel 368 (HD)
Satellite
Tata SkyChannel 1207(HD)
Channel 1208 (SD)
Dish TV & d2hChannel 1459 (SD)
Channel 1458 (HD)
Airtel Digital TVChannel 520 (SD)
Channel 521 (HD)
Sun DirectChannel 672 (SD)
Channel 898 (HD)
Streaming media
Disney+ Hotstar(India)

HistoryEdit

Star Pravah is a Marathi GEC of Star India, was launched on 24 November 2008 after Star Jalsha on 8 September 2008 and copied the same logo just the colour was blue instead of red. The channel with a new logo and graphics (the logo and graphics used by Bengali GEC Star Jalsha from 17 June 2012 to 17 February 2019) rebranded on 3 February 2014 with the tagline "Swapnanna Pankh Nave स्वप्नांना पंख नवे" (translation: dreams have new wings).[4]

On 1 May 2016, the high-definition feed of the channel named Star Pravah HD was launched.[5]

Award functionsEdit

Year Awards Ref.
2021–present Star Pravah Parivar Awards [6]

Current broadcastEdit

Drama seriesEdit

Premiere date Show Production company Adaptation of
22 February 2021 Swabhiman - Shodh Astitvacha Frames Production Bengali series Mohor
24 February 2020 Sahkutumb Sahaparivar Tamil series Pandian Stores
23 December 2019 Aai Kuthe Kay Karte! Director's Kut Productions Bengali series Sreemoyee
30 October 2019 Rang Majha Vegla Right Click Media Solutions Malayalam series Karuthamuthu
2 September 2020 Phulala Sugandh Matichaa Shashi Sumeet Productions Hindi series Diya Aur Baati Hum
Mulgi Zali Ho Panorama Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. Telugu series Mounaraagam
17 August 2020 Sukh Mhanje Nakki Kay Asta! Kothare Vision Bengali series Ke Apon Ke Por
4 October 2021 Thipkyanchi Rangoli Film Farm India Pvt. Ltd. Bengali series Khorkuto
26 July 2021 Jay Bhawani Jay Shivaji Dashami Creations
21 December 2020 Tujhya Ishkacha Naadkhula Tell a Tale Media

Weekend showsEdit

Premiere date Show Production company Sequel of
21 August 2021 Me Honar Superstar – Jallosh Dancecha Frames Production Me Honar Superstar
TBA Me Honar Superstar – Chhote Ustad[7]
7 March 2021 Nave Lakshya Soham Productions Lakshya

Former broadcastEdit

Drama seriesEdit

  • Bandh Reshmache बंध रेशमाचे (2011-2012)
  • Chaar Choughi चारचौघी (2009-2011)
  • Devyani देवयानी (2012-2016)
  • Durva दुर्वा (2013-2016)
  • Don Kinaare Doghi Apan दोन किनारे दोघी आपण (2011-2012)
  • Lek Mazi Ladaki लेक माझी लाडकी (2016-2018)
  • Man Udhan Varyache मन उधाण वाऱ्याचे (2009-2011)
  • Pudhcha Paaul पुढचं पाऊल (2011-2017)
  • Tujvin Sakhya Re तुजवीण सख्या रे (2010-2011)
  • Sang Tu Aahes Ka? सांग तू आहेस का? (2020-2021)
  • Aamhi Doghe Raja Rani आम्ही दोघे राजा राणी (2015-2016)
  • Aaradhana आराधना (2012-2013)
  • Agnihotra अग्निहोत्र (2008-2009)
  • Agnihotra 2 अग्निहोत्र २ (2019-2020)
  • Ambat Goad आंबट गोड (2012-2013)
  • Antarpaat अंतरपाट (2010-2011)
  • Are Vedya Mana अरे वेड्या मना (2015-2016)
  • Be Dune Daha बे दुणे दहा (2014)
  • Chhatriwali छत्रीवाली (2018-2019)
  • Chhoti Malkin छोटी मालकीण (2018-2019)
  • Dar Ughada Na Gade दार उघडा ना गडे (2009)
  • Don Ghadicha Daav दोन घडीचा डाव (2010-2011)
  • Duheri दुहेरी (2016-2018)
  • Ga Sahajani गं सहाजणी (2016-2017)
  • Goshta Eka Lagnachi गोष्ट एका लग्नाची (2008-2009)
  • Goth गोठ (2016-2018)
  • Jeevlaga जिवलगा (2019)
  • Kukuchku कुकुचकू (2008)
  • Kulswamini कुलस्वामिनी (2017-2018)
  • Lagori - Maitri Returns लगोरी - मैत्री रिटर्न्स (2014-2015)
  • Lakshmi vs Saraswati लक्ष्मी वर्सेस सरस्वती (2010)
  • Lalit 205 ललित २०५ (2018-2019)
  • Mansicha Chitrakar Toh मानसीचा चित्रकार तो (2013-2014)
  • Molkarin Bai - Mothi Tichi Savali मोलकरीण बाई - मोठी तिची सावली (2019-2020)
  • Nakalat Saare Ghadle नकळत सारे घडले (2017-2019)
  • Nakushi - Tarihi Havihavishi नकुशी - तरीही हवीहवीशी (2016-2017)
  • Olakh ओळख (2009)
  • Premacha Game Same To Same प्रेमाचा गेम सेम टू सेम (2020)
  • Priti Pari Tujvari प्रिती परी तुजवरी (2015-2016)
  • Runji रुंजी (2014–2016)
  • Saath De Tu Mala साथ दे तू मला (2019)
  • Sata Jalmachya Gathi साता जल्माच्या गाठी (2019-2020)
  • Shatada Prem Karave शतदा प्रेम करावे (2018)
  • Swapnanchya Palikadle स्वप्नांच्या पलीकडले (2013–2014)
  • Tu Jeevala Guntvave तू जिवाला गुंतवावे (2015)
  • Tumcha Aamcha Same Asta तुमचं आमचं सेम असतं (2015-2016)
  • Vaiju Number 1 वैजू नंबर १ (2020)
  • Yek Number येक नंबर (2015-2016)
  • Zhunj झुंज (2009-2010)

Crime seriesEdit

  • Lakshya लक्ष्य (2012-2017)
  • Jayostute जयोस्तुते (2014-2015)
  • Prema Tujha Rang Kasa प्रेमा तुझा रंग कसा (2018)
  • Prema Tujha Rang Kasa 2 प्रेमा तुझा रंग कसा २ (2018)
  • Special 5 स्पेशल ५ (2018-2019)

Mythological showsEdit

  • Deva Shree Ganesha देवा श्री गणेशा (2020)
  • Dakkhancha Raja Jotiba दख्खनचा राजा जोतिबा (2020-2021)
  • Shree Gurudev Datta श्री गुरुदेव दत्त (2019-2020)
  • Vithu Mauli विठू माऊली (2017-2020)

Historical showsEdit

Dubbed showsEdit

Reality showsEdit

  • Bhanda Saukhya Bhare भांडा सौख्य भरे (2010-2011)
  • Comedy Bimedy कॉमेडी बिमेडी (2020-2021)
  • Ek Tappa Out एक टप्पा आऊट (2019)
  • Jodi Jamali Re जोडी जमली रे (2009)
  • Just Dance जस्ट डान्स (2010)
  • Kitchenchi Superstar किचनची सुपरस्टार (2017)
  • Maharashtracha Dancing Superstar महाराष्ट्राचा डान्सिंग सुपरस्टार (2013)
  • Maharastracha Nach Baliye महाराष्ट्राचा नच बलिये (2011)
  • Mandal Bhari Aahe मंडळ भारी आहे (2015)
  • Me Honar Superstar मी होणार सुपरस्टार (2020)
  • Nanda Saukhya Bhare नांदा सौख्य भरे (2013)
  • Potoba Prasanna पोटोबा प्रसन्न (2018-2019)
  • Sun Sasu Sun सून सासू सून (2021)
  • Supriya Sachin Show - Jodi Tujhi Majhi सुप्रिया सचिन शो - जोडी तुझी माझी (2010)
  • Vikta Ka Uttar? विकता का उत्तर? (2016-2017)

ChannelsEdit

Channel Category SD/HD availability Notes
Star Pravah General Entertainment SD+HD
Star Sports 1 Marathi Sports SD
Star Majha News rebranded as ABP Majha
Star Pravah Pictures Movies SD+HD

ReceptionEdit

Soon after its launch, it became one of the top three most watched Marathi GEC.The channel became the most watched Marathi GEC after 7 years with a steady rise in its viewership from October 2020 post COVID-19 pandemic break in India.[9][10][11][12][13][14][15] In week 14 of 2021, it joined the ten most watched Indian pay platform television channels, occupying tenth position with 1341.11 AMAs.[16] In week 37 of 2021, it entered the top ten watched Indian television channel occupying tenth position with 1556.26 AMAs gaining the highest GRPs of 477 in Marathi television.[17] In week 38 of 2021, it joined the ten most watched Indian television channels, occupying ninth position with 1551.06 AMAs.[18]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Star will continue to focus on existing regional channels: Kevin Vaz". Indian Television.
  2. ^ "Star to launch Marathi GEC 'Star Pravah' by mid-November - Exchange4media". Exchange4media.
  3. ^ "Star Pravah gets a new programming head". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Star Pravah chalks out marketing strategy to promote new look". Indian Television.
  5. ^ "After Star Jalsha, Star India all set to launch Star Pravah HD on May Day". Indian Television.
  6. ^ "स्टार प्रवाह परिवार पुरस्कार २०२१, रेड कार्पेटवर कलाकारांचा ग्लॅमरस अंदाज". Lokmat (in Marathi). 19 March 2021. Retrieved 23 March 2021.
  7. ^ "Siddharth Chandekar to host singing reality show Me Honar Superstar Chhote Ustad". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 October 2021.
  8. ^ "Ramanand Sagar's Ramayan now to be dubbed and telecast in Bengali and Marathi". India Today.
  9. ^ "How Star Pravah has emerged as the leader among Marathi GECs". Indian Television. Archived from the original on 7 December 2020.
  10. ^ "Star Pravah takes early lead among Marathi GECs". Exchange4media.
  11. ^ "Star Pravah rules the TRP charts again". afaqs.
  12. ^ "Star Pravah is Maharashtra's No 1 Choice!". Star India.
  13. ^ "Star Pravah records 256 GRPs; beats all Hindi GEC's to become #1!". Star India.
  14. ^ "STAR Pravah records new high with 234 GRPs!". adgully.
  15. ^ "STAR Pravah crosses 200 GRP mark". afaqs.
  16. ^ "WEEK 14 - DATA: Saturday, 3rd April 2021 To Friday, 9th April 2021". BARC India.
  17. ^ "WEEK 37 - DATA: Saturday, 11th September 2021 To Friday, 17th September 2021". BARC India.
  18. ^ "WEEK 38 - DATA: Saturday, 18th September 2021 To Friday, 24th September 2021". BARC India.

External linksEdit

Official website