Sony Pictures Networks India, abbreviated as SPN (not 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.
Despite the global name, Sony Pictures Networks caters to the Indian region.
Sony Entertainment Television India
The company was founded in 1995 with the launch of SET. The broadcaster shared its name with the channel until 2007.
Multi Screen Media
Sony Entertainment Television India was renamed to Multi Screen Media in December 2007, shortly after SET’s rebrand that year.
Sony Pictures Networks
Multi Screen Media was renamed to Sony Pictures Networks India in 2015. The brand identity was designed by Dynamite Design, a local Indian firm, with Proxima Nova as the corporate font.
Sony Pictures Networks India
| Indian TV channels:
Hindi: Entertainment: Sony TV HD, Sony Sab HD and Sony Pal | Movies: Sony Max HD (Other), Sony Max 2 (classic movies) and Sony Wah | Kids: Sony Yay
Sony Pictures Sports Networks: Cricket-focused: Sony Six HD | Combat sports–focused: Sony Ten 1 HD | Football-focused: Sony Ten 2 HD | Predominantly Hindi-language: Sony Ten 3 HD and Sony Ten 4 (upcoming)
International channels: SET (Asia)
Video-on-demand: Sony LIV