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.
Maiboli and Fakt Marathi were also Marathi movie channels, but they have been repositioned as GECs (general entertainment channels).
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.
Zee Marathi HD and Zee Bangla HD were launched a month later, on 20 November 2016, with other HD channels in South Indian languages following in due course.
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.
15 October 2017–present
A new logo was introduced during the broadcaster-wide rebrand of Zee on 15 October 2017.
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: Zee ETC Bollywood | Youth: Zing | Teleshopping: EZ Mall
English: Entertainment: Zee Café HD | Movies: &flix HD and &privé HD | Lifestyle: Living Foodz HD | Travel: Living Travelz
Entertainment channels: Tamil: Zee Tamil HD | Telugu: Zee Telugu HD | Kannada: Zee Kannada HD | Malayalam: Zee Keralam HD | Bangla: Zee Bangla HD | Marathi: Zee Marathi HD and Zee Yuva | Odia: Zee Sarthak | Punjabi: Zee Punjabi | Bhojpuri: Big Ganga
Movie channels: Tamil: Zee Thirai | Telugu: Zee Cinemalu HD | Kannada: Zee Picchar | Bangla: Zee Bangla Cinema | Marathi: Zee Talkies HD | Bhojpuri: Zee Biskope
News channels: ( Zee Media Corp.)
Hindi: Zee News | Zee Hindustan | Zee Business | Zee Uttar Pradesh/Uttarakhand, Zee Rajasthan, Zee Madhya Pradesh/Chhattisgarh and Zee Bihar/Jharkhand | English: WION | Gujarati: Zee 24 Kalak | Bangla: Zee 24 Ghanta | Marathi: Zee 24 Taas | Odia: Zee Odisha | Urdu/Hindi: Zee Salaam | Punjabi/Hindi: Zee Punjab/Haryana/Himachal
Zee Rang | Hindi: Zee Zabardast | Marathi: Zee Wajva
Zee Aflam (movies) and Zee Alwan (entertainment) | United States: Zee Living and Zee Smile | 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 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
Licensing & syndication arm for International market: Zee Global Content Sales
Video-on-demand services: India: Zee5 ( | Zindagi) Latin America and US Hispanic: Zee Mundo Play
Hindi: Entertainment: Zindagi (as a TV channel), Zee Next, 9X and Zee Smile |
Movies: Zee Premier | Devotional: Zee Jagran | Food: Zee Khana Khazana | Shopping: Asian Sky Shop
English: Movies: Zee Studio HD | Lifestyle: Zee Trendz and Living Zen | Kids’: ZeeQ | Sports: Zee Sports
Regional languages: Zee ETC Punjabi | Zee Gujarati | Zee 24 Gantalu (Telugu)
International channels: Zee Punjabi (UK) | Zee Lamhe | Zee Bollymovies (Africa) | Zee Hiburan (Indonesia) | Zee Variasi (Malaysia) | Zee.One (Germany/Poland)
(sold to Ten Sports network Sony Pictures Networks India): Ten 1/Ten 1 HD (Ten Sports/Ten HD) | Ten 2 (Ten Action) | Ten 3 (Ten Cricket) | Ten Golf/Ten Golf HD