Sony Pictures Networks India, abbreviated as SPN (or SPNI) and formerly known as Multi Screen Media (MSM), is a major Indian television broadcaster and a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Entertainment. It was founded in 1995 and is SPE’s biggest country-specific network of channels.

On 22 September 2021, SPN announced a merger with its competitor, Zee Entertainment Enterprises. The merger was approved by both parties on 22 December 2021.

Sony Entertainment Television India


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Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Clarendon Bold (Sony wordmark)
Helvetica Black (Entertainment Television text)
Launched:  30 September 1995

The company was founded in 1995 with the launch of SET. The broadcaster shared its name with the channel until 2007.

Multi Screen Media


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Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Clarendon Bold (Sony wordmark)
Launched:  27 December 2007

Sony Entertainment Television India was renamed to Multi Screen Media in December 2007, shortly after SET’s rebrand that year.

Sony Pictures Networks


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Designer:  Dynamite Design
Typography:  Clarendon Bold (logo)
Proxima Nova (corporate identity)
Launched:  14 December 2015

Multi Screen Media was renamed to Sony Pictures Networks India on 14 December 2015. The brand identity was designed by Dynamite Design, a local Indian firm, with Proxima Nova as the corporate font.