This page details the graphics packages and idents used by the Indian TV channel
STAR Plus (first era)
StarPlus (first era)
Introduced on 14 June 2010, retired on 7 November 2016.
Logo used in the United States.
Rishta Wahi Soch Nayi, against Ruby Star background.
Star Plus Channel Relaunch 2010 Ident 1
Star Plus Channel Relaunch 2010 Ident 2
Star Plus Channel Relaunch 2010 Ident 3
HD feed launched on 15 April 2011.
Shining logo of the HD channel.
HD channel logo used in the United States.
Star Plus HD - Ident
Independence Day 2010 (15 August 2010)
Independence Day by Star Plus 2010
STAR Plus (second era)
Introduced on 7 November 2016, retired on 27 May 2018.
Logo used in the United States.
HD logo used in the United States.
Logo with slogan against red stardust background.
HD logo with with slogan against red stardust background.
StarPlus (second era)
Introduced on 27 May 2018.
Logo against background of white oblique squares.
Logo against background of white oblique squares (alternative version).
StarPlus • Baat Nayi
StarPlus Rishta Wahi, Baat Nayi
Ident with theme music.
Rishta Wahi, Baat Nayi
Part of Disney India (
The Walt Disney Company)
Star India ( Special logos)
Hindi: Entertainment: Star Plus HD ( Other), Star Bharat HD and Star Utsav | Movies: Star Gold HD, Star Gold 2 HD, Star Gold Select HD and Star Utsav Movies
English: Entertainment: Star World HD and Star World Premiere HD | Movies: Star Movies HD and Star Movies Select HD (SD upcoming) | Lifestyle: Fox Life HD | Knowledge and infotainment: National Geographic HD and Wild HD | Kids’: BabyTV HD 1
Regional languages: Tamil: Star Vijay HD, Vijay Music and Vijay Super | Telugu: Star Maa HD, Star Maa Movies HD, Star Maa Music and Star Maa Gold | Kannada: Star Suvarna HD and Star Suvarna Plus | Malayalam: Asianet HD, Asianet Plus and Asianet Movies | Bangla: Star Jalsha HD and Jalsha Movies HD | Marathi: Star Pravah HD
English: Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 2 HD and Star Sports 3 (HD upcoming) | Hindi: Star Sports 1 Hindi HD and Star Sports First | Regional languages: Star Sports 1 Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Bangla and Marathi
Star Sports Select: Star Sports Select 1 HD, Star Sports Select 2 HD
Upcoming channels: Star Sports 1 Malayalam and Star Sports 1 Gujarati
International channels: Africa: Star Life (HD in South Africa, SD elsewhere)
Video-on-demand service: Disney+ Hotstar | Film production: Fox Star Studios ( Other) Affiliated company: Tata Sky 2 (
HD, + HD; defunct: Tata Sky+, Tata Sky Transfer)
Former channels and properties:
Defunct: Life OK | HD/Star One Star Movies Action | FX (India) HD | Fox Crime (India) | Channel V (India) | ESPN India ( HD) | Movies OK | Nat Geo Tamil | Nat Geo Telugu | ESPN Star Sports
Divested: News network 3 ( | Star News | Star Ananda | Star Majha) Star CJ Alive 4 | MTV 5
Discontinued 1: Nat Geo Music HD, Nat Geo People HD and BabyTV
1Withdrawn from India in March 2019 (SD feeds) and June 2019 (Nat Geo Music and People HD); BabyTV HD is still running in India. They were run by Fox Networks Group Asia; there was no dedicated Indian feed.
2Joint venture with Tata Group.
3Sold to ABP Group.
4Sold to CJ E&M.
5Joint venture between Star and Viacom. Dissolved in 1994 with the launch of Channel V.
Non-Indian companies using the Star brand:
STAR Greater China:
STAR Chinese Channel | STAR Chinese Movies | STAR Chinese Movies Legend | National Geographic ( HD) | Nat Geo Wild ( HD) | Nat Geo People ( HD) | Channel V ( HD)
Taiwan: Star Movies HD (Taiwan)
Disbanded channels and properties:
China: Star China Media 1 ( Star Sports | Xing Kong | Channel V (China) | Fortune Star)
Southeast Asia 2: Star World (Asia) and Star Movies ( Asia, Philippines and Taiwan), MTV 3
Indonesia: antv 4 | Film Indonesia
Philippines: Viva Cinema 5
South Korea: Channel V (Korea)
1Sold to China Media Capital.
2Rebranded from Star to Fox channels in 2017. Now owned by Fox Networks Group.
3Formerly a joint-venture with Viacom but ended in 1994. MTV Southeast Asia later relaunched in 1995.
4Sold to Visi Media Asia, which had owned 80% of the channel (Star formerly owned 20%).
5Relauched as Pinoy Box Office.