Sony BBC Earth

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Sony BBC Earth
Sony BBC Earth.png
Launched6th March 2017
Owned bySony Pictures Networks
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to letterboxed 576i for the SDTV feed)
SloganFeel alive
HeadquartersMumbai, Maharashtra
Sister channel(s)Sony MAX
Sony Max 2
Sony SAB
Sony Liv
Sony Six
Sony Mix
Sony Aath
Sony Pix
Sony TEN
Sony Wah
Sony Pal
Sony TV
Sony Yay
Sony Marathi
AirtelChannel 438 (SD)
Channel 439 (HD)
Reliance TVChannel 562 (SD)
Sun Direct
Channel 545 (SD)
Channel 955 (HD)
Videocon d2h
Channel 474 (SD)
Siti Cable
Channel 604 (SD)
Hathway Digital CableChannel 456 (SD)
In Digital
Channel 285 (SD)
Fastway Cable
Channel 356 (SD)
APSFL (Andhra pradesh)Channel 353 (HD)

Sony BBC Earth is an Indian pay television channel owned by BBC Studios[1][2] and Sony Pictures Networks.[3][4] The channel broadcasts BBC programming in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu through its four audio tracks available. The BBC entered into a joint venture with Multi Screen Media to launch the channel in India, which was finally launched on 6 March 2017,[5][6] following regulatory approval of the joint venture.

Kareena Kapoor was appointed the brand ambassador for this channel.[7][8]

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  1. ^ "Sony in partnership with BBC to launch Sony BBC Earth". Live Mint. 1 March 2017. Retrieved 5 March 2017.
  2. ^ "BBC Worldwide and Multi Screen Media Form Joint Venture to Launch 'Sony BBC Earth'". Retrieved 4 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Sony gears up to launch Sony BBC Earth in India". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 4 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Sony BBC Earth goes live". Forbes India. Retrieved 4 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Sony, BBC Worldwide JV to launch Sony BBC Earth in India on March 6". Economic Times. 1 March 2017. Retrieved 5 March 2017.
  6. ^ "Sony BBC Earth launches in India". Retrieved 4 May 2017.
  7. ^ "BBC Worldwide and Multi Screen Media Form Joint Venture to Launch 'Sony BBC Earth' in India" (Press release). BBC Worldwide. 16 September 2015. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
  8. ^ "Kareena Kapoor launches Sony BBC Earth". Times of India. 2 March 2017. Retrieved 5 March 2017.

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