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Eros International Media Ltd
Formerly
Rishima International Pvt Ltd
Eros Multimedia Pvt Ltd
Eros Labs
Eros International Media Pvt Ltd
Eros Entertainment[1]
Public Limited Company
Traded asBSE533261
NSEEROSMEDIA
ISININE416L01017
IndustryMedia & Entertainment
Founded1977; 41 years ago (1977)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
FounderMr. Arjan Lulla
HeadquartersMumbai, India
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Mr. Kishore Lulla and Mr. Sunil Lulla
ProductsMotion Pictures
Film Production
Film distribution
Marketing
Music
Studio
Vfx
Post production
Theatrical Distribution
Digital
Mobile content & Value Added Services
ServicesFilm production, co-production, acquisition and distribution
RevenueDecrease 10 Billion (US$ 134.94 Million) (FY 2018)
Total equityIncrease 134 Million (US$ 32 Million)
ParentEros International plc
Divisions
SubsidiariesBig Screen Entertainment Pvt Ltd
Colour Yellow Productions Pvt Ltd
Copsale Limited
Digicine Pte Ltd
Eros Animation Pvt Ltd
Eros International Films
Eros International Distribution LLP
Eros Music Publishing Limited
Eyeqube Studios Pvt Limited
Techzone 56060


See Subsidiaries
Websitewww.erosintl.com

Eros International Media Ltd ("Eros") 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 Kishore Lulla[3] and Sunil Lulla are managing the company.

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.

History[edit]

Former logo of Eros International upto 2002
Eros International's logo after completing 30 years

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]

Subsidiaries[edit]

Current[edit]

  • Big Screen Entertainment Pvt Ltd (64% share)
  • Colour Yellow Productions Pvt Ltd (50% share)
  • Copsale Limited
  • Digicine Pte Ltd
  • Eros Animation Pvt Ltd
  • Eros International Films
  • Eros International Distribution LLP (99.8% share)
  • Eros Music Publishing Limited
  • Eyeqube Studios Pvt Limited (99.9% share)
  • Techzone 56060

Former[edit]

Joint Ventures[edit]

Partnership[edit]

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]

Filmography[edit]

Films produced and distributed by Eros International[edit]

Film music and soundtrack produced by Eros Music[edit]

Awards[edit]

Year of award Film Award Category Recipient
2016 Bajirao Mastani Star Screen Awards Best Actor (male) Ranveer Singh
2016 Bajirao Mastani Star Screen Awards Popular choice (female) Deepika Padukone
2016 Bajirao Mastani Star Screen Awards Best supporting actor Priyanka Chopra
2016 Bajirao Mastani Star Screen Awards Best special effects Eros International
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Star Screen Awards Best Film (Critics) Eros International
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Star Screen Awards Best director Kabir Khan
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Star Screen Awards Best story K. V. Vijayendra Prasad
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Star Screen Awards Best Background Score Julius Packiam
2016 Tanu Weds Manu Returns Star Screen Awards Best Supporting Actor Dipak Dobriyal
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Stardust Awards Best Director Kabir Khan
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Stardust Awards Best Film of the Year Eros International
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Stardust Awards Breakthrough Performance by a Child Artiste Harshaali Malhotra
2016 Badlapur Stardust Awards Best Story Sriram Raghavan and Arijit Biswas
2016 Hero Stardust Awards Best Playback Singer (Male) Armaan Malik for Main Hoon Hero Tera
2016 Hero Stardust Awards Best Debut (Male) Sooraj Pancholi
2016 Hero Stardust Awards Best Debut Couple Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Actor (Male) Ranveer Singh
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Film Eros International
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Actor in Supporting Role (female) Priyanka Chopra
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Costume Anju Modi and Maxima Basu
2016 Bajirao Mastani Best Production Design Sujeet Sawant, Sriram Iyengar and Saloni Dhatrak
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Action Sham Kaushal
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Playback (Female) Shreya Goshal
2016 Bajirao Mastani Filmfare Awards Best Choreography Pandit Birju Maharaj for Mohe Rang Do Laal
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Filmfare Awards Best Story Vijayendra Prasad
2016 Hero Filmfare Awards Best Debut (Male) Sooraj Pancholi
2016 Tanu Weds Manu Returns Filmfare Awards Best Dialogue Himanshu Sharma
2016 Tanu Weds Manu Returns Filmfare Awards Critics’ Awards for Best Actor (Female) Kangna Ranaut
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Actor Ranveer Singh
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Cinematography Sudeep Chatterjee
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Art Direction
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Sound Design Eros International
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Costume Design Eros International
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Dialogue
2016 Bajirao Mastani Sony Guild Awards Best Choreography Remo D’souza
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Sony Guild Awards Best Film Eros International
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Sony Guild Awards Best Screenplay Kabir Khan, Parveez Sheikh, K. V. Vijayendra Prasad
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Sony Guild Awards Best Story K. V. Vijayendra Prasad
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Sony Guild Awards Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nawazuddin Siddiqui
2016 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Sony Guild Awards Best Child Artist Harshali Malhotra
2016 Badlapur Sony Guild Awards Best Sound Mixing
2016 Tanu weds Manu Returns Sony Guild Awards Best actor in a Comic Role Deepak Dobriyal
2016 Badlapur Sony Guild Awards Best Actor in a Negative Role Nawazuddin Siddiqui
2015 Tanu Weds Manu Returns ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 Most Popular Trailer
2015 Tanu Weds Manu Returns ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 100 Crore Club
2015 Welcome Back ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 100 Crore Club
2015 Bajirao Mastani ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 100 Crore Club
2015 Bajrangi Bhaijaan ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 300 Crore Club
2015 Bajrangi Bhaijaan ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 Top Grosser of the Year
2015 ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 Studio of the Year Eros International
2015 ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 Excellence In International Distribution Award Eros International
2015 ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2015 Special Awards for Film Distribution in Mumbai, Delhi-UP, East Punjab, West Bengal and Mysore (Individual trophies) Eros International

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  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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