New York, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2013
Time Warner Cable today announced the launch of the new “Hindi STAR Pass” package including four of STAR TV’s popular channels - STAR India PLUS, Life OK, STAR India GOLD, and ABP News. The new Hindi STAR Pass package is available for $19.99 per month in addition to a Time Warner Cable subscription.
Time Warner Cable customers can subscribe to all of STAR TV’s top Hindi channels including STAR India PLUS, officially India’s #1 General Entertainment Channel*, completely subtitled in English for intergenerational viewing. Subscribers to the Hindi STAR Pass package can enjoy entertaining soaps, dramas, reality and talk shows, including the immensely popular Diya Aur Baati Hum, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai and Saraswatichandra and the much anticipated Mahabharat starting this September 16, on STAR India PLUS; and mythological and crime-based shows such as MAHADEV and SAVDHAN INDIA – season 2 on Life OK. Complete programming information is available at http://www.startv.com.
The STAR TV networks are available on the following channel numbers throughout the Southern California, Texas and Kansas City service areas for Time Warner Cable:
“We have long awaited this opportunity to bring Time Warner Cable subscribers in Southern California, Texas and Kansas City the top Indian channels they desire” said Rajan Singh, EVP of International Business for STAR TV. “I applaud Time Warner Cable for their commitment to bring our suite of networks to even more South Asian households in the future.”
For more information on the availability of the STAR India PLUS, Life OK, STAR India Gold and ABP News on Time Warner Cable, please visit http://www.timewarnercable.com.
STAR India, has defined India's broadcast space for the last two decades and is today, one of India's largest Media and Entertainment conglomerate, beaming to over 400 million people, every week across India and over 65 countries across the globe. Its channel portfolio includes 44 channels in seven languages, including STAR Plus, Life OK, STAR Gold, Channel [V], STAR World, STAR Movies, STAR Utsav; along with affiliate channels in regional broadcasting, STAR Pravah, STAR Jalsha, Asianet, Asianet Plus, Vijay and Suvarna.
Star US is one of the largest distribution network and leading choice for South Asian channels available in Hindi in the U.S. The channel portfolio in the U.S. includes STAR India PLUS, STAR India GOLD, and Life OK. More information about STAR is available at http://www.startv.com.
21st Century Fox:
21st Century Fox is the world's premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay TV and satellite assets spanning six continents across the globe. Reaching nearly 1.5 billion subscribers in 100 local languages every day, 21st Century Fox is home to a global portfolio of cable and broadcasting networks and properties, including FOX, FX, FXX, FS1, Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, Fox Sports, Fox Sports Network, National Geographic Channels, Fox Pan American Sports, MundoFox , STAR and 28 local television stations; film studio Twentieth Century Fox Film; and television production studios Twentieth Century Fox Television and Shine Group. The Company also provides premium content to millions of subscribers through its pay-television services in Europe and Asia, including Sky Deutschland, Sky Italia and its equity interests in BSkyB and Tata Sky.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and, through its NaviSite subsidiary, managed and outsourced information technology solutions and cloud services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at http://www.timewarnercable.com, http://www.twcbc.com, http://www.navisite.com, and http://www.twcmedia.com