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Zee Cinema is a Hindi satellite movie channel in India based in Mumbai.[1] The channel is owned by the popular Zee Entertainment Enterprises which is a part of Essel Group, and broadcasts in many countries around the world. The channel was formerly a part of the STAR TV channel umbrella.[1][2]

Zee Cinema
Zee Cinema New Logo
LaunchedApril 1995; 23 years ago (1995-04) (India)
2001; 18 years ago (2001) (UK)
2011; 8 years ago (2011) (United States)
Owned byZee Entertainment Enterprises
Parent: (Essel Group)
Picture format4:3/16:9 480i/576i (SDTV)
16:9 1080i (HDTV)
SloganMovies. Masti. Magic.
Broadcast areaIndia
HeadquartersMumbai, Maharashtra, India
ReplacedAlpha Bangla
Sky (UK & Ireland)Channel 711
CanalSat (Réunion)Channel 143
StarSat (South Africa)Channel 563
Dish Network (United States)Channel 703
Directv (Caribbean)Channel 779
CanalSat Maurice (Mauritius)Channel 143
Videocon d2h (India)Channel 203 (SD)
Channel 915 (HD)
Cignal Digital TV (Philippines)Channel 187
Tata Sky (India)Channel 321 (SD)
Channel 319 (HD)
Channel 320 (HD+1)
Dish TV (India)Channel 347 (SD)
Channel 346 (HD)
Airtel Digital Tv(India)Channel 168 (SD)
Channel 169 (HD)
Reliance Digital TV (India)Channel 307 (SD)
Sun Direct (India)Channel 336 (SD)
Dish Home (Nepal)Channel 242 (SD)
Channel 920 (HD)
StarHub TV (Singapore)Channel 130
Virgin Media (UK)Channel 810 (HD)
Channel 763
Hathway Digital Cable (India)Channel 54
SkyCable Platinum (Philippines)Channel 125 (Digital)
Destiny Cable (Philippines)Channel 125 (Digital)
Cable TV Hong Kong (Hong Kong)Channel 853
Flow Trinidad (Trinidad)Channel 300
Asianet Digital (India)Channel 569 (SD)
Extracable (Mexico)Channel 844
Dialog TV (Sri Lanka)Channel 112
now TV (Hong Kong)Channel 781
HyppTV (Malaysia)Channel 333
Streaming media
Sling TV (USA)Internet protocol television

Founded in April 1995, Zee Cinema was the first Hindi movie channel in India. This channel is broadcast 24 hours a day, broadcasting around six movies and other types of film based programming. Zee Cinema is broadcast to more than 75% of the cable and satellite households across India. From 13 September 2015, Zee Cinema also started broadcasting WWE Action Mania, which is a Hindi version of WWE Live Event.

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  1. ^ a b "Star TV sells, Zee consolidates". 25 September 1999. Retrieved 2012-07-11.
  2. ^ "WWE Action Mania In Hindi From Tonight On Zee Cinema". 14 September 2015. Retrieved 2016-02-20.

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