Launched in 2007, Zee Talkies is a Marathi-language movie channel and the only one from a major commercial broadcaster. Its sole competitor is Shemaroo MarathiBana, launched in January 2020. A free-to-air sibling, Zee Chitramandir, was launched on 1 April 2021.
|2007–2011||2011–2016||1 January–15 October 2017||2017–present|
Zee Talkies was launched on 25 August 2007.
Another new logo was introduced during a broadcaster-wide rebrand of the Zee network on 19 June 2011.
HD: October–December 2016
An HD feed was launched on 15 October 2016, a day before the rebrand of Zee Café, and exactly one year before Zee’s networkwide rebrand that took place on 15 October 2017. It was Zee’s first regional-language HD channel, and the third high-definition regional-language movie channel in India after KTV HD and Jalsha Movies HD.
1 January–15 October 2017
The gap in the top right corner of the Z was closed and the swoosh within it was modified. This was also done by all other Zee channels and properties.
A new logo was introduced during the broadcaster-wide rebrand of Zee on 15 October 2017.
Marathi-language television channels
|General entertainment channels:
|Parent: Essel Group (Sister companies: Dish TV | d2h)
Indian TV channels:
Hindi: Entertainment: Zee TV HD, &TV HD, Zee Anmol and Big Magic | Movies: Zee Cinema HD, &pictures HD, Zee Bollywood, Zee Classic, &xplor HD, Zee Action and Zee Anmol Cinema | Music/youth: Zing | Teleshopping: EZ Mall
News channels: (Zee Media Corp.)
Arab world: Zee Aflam (movies) and Zee Alwan (entertainment) | United States: Zee Living and Zee Smile | Canada: Zee TV Canada | Latin America and US Hispanic: Zee Mundo | Russia: Zee TV | Thailand: Zee Nung | Indonesia: Zee Bioskop | Philippines: Zee Sine | Vietnam: Zee Phim | South Africa/Subsaharan Africa: Zee Alem, Zee World and Zee Bollynova | Francophone Africa: Zee Magic
Non-television businesses: Film production: Zee Studios and Zee Studios International | Music label: Zee Music Company | Theatrical production: Zee Theatre | Live events: Zee Live | Media marketing: Zee Melt
Licensing and syndication arm for international markets: Zee Global Content Sales