STAR Vijay

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STAR Vijay
Vijaytelevision.jpg
Launched1994
Owned bySTAR Group
(21st Century Fox)
Picture format576i (SD)
CountryIndia
Singapore
Malaysia
Sri-Lanka
LanguageTamil
Broadcast areaIndia, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Vietnam, Japan, Canada, Hong Kong, United States, Europe, Malaysia , Mauritius, South Africa
HeadquartersChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Availability
Satellite
Dialog TV
(Sri-Lanka)
Channel 49
TATA Sky (India)Channel 710
Dish TV (India)Channel 950
Videocon d2h (India)Channel 553
Reliance Digital TV (India)Channel 803
Sun Direct (India)Channel 124
Astro (Malaysia)Channel 224
Eurobird (Europe)Eurobird 9A
StarSat
(South Africa)
Channel 166
Cable
Hathway (India)Channel 52
Kerala Vision Digital TV (India)Channel 55
Asianet Digital TV (India)Channel 202
Starhub TV (Singapore)Channel 135
SkyCable (Philippines)Channel TBA
Destiny Cable (Philippines)Channel TBA
Cablelink (Philippines)Coming Soon
IPTV
Mio TV (Singapore)Channel 634
Freebox (France)Channel 685
eLifeTV (UAE)Channel 761
Peo TV (Sri Lanka)Channel no 73
Streaming media
MIVO TVComing soon
 
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STAR Vijay
Vijaytelevision.jpg
Launched1994
Owned bySTAR Group
(21st Century Fox)
Picture format576i (SD)
CountryIndia
Singapore
Malaysia
Sri-Lanka
LanguageTamil
Broadcast areaIndia, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Vietnam, Japan, Canada, Hong Kong, United States, Europe, Malaysia , Mauritius, South Africa
HeadquartersChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Availability
Satellite
Dialog TV
(Sri-Lanka)
Channel 49
TATA Sky (India)Channel 710
Dish TV (India)Channel 950
Videocon d2h (India)Channel 553
Reliance Digital TV (India)Channel 803
Sun Direct (India)Channel 124
Astro (Malaysia)Channel 224
Eurobird (Europe)Eurobird 9A
StarSat
(South Africa)
Channel 166
Cable
Hathway (India)Channel 52
Kerala Vision Digital TV (India)Channel 55
Asianet Digital TV (India)Channel 202
Starhub TV (Singapore)Channel 135
SkyCable (Philippines)Channel TBA
Destiny Cable (Philippines)Channel TBA
Cablelink (Philippines)Coming Soon
IPTV
Mio TV (Singapore)Channel 634
Freebox (France)Channel 685
eLifeTV (UAE)Channel 761
Peo TV (Sri Lanka)Channel no 73
Streaming media
MIVO TVComing soon

STAR Vijay (Tamil: ஸ்டார் விஜய்; commonly known as Vijay TV) Tamil general entertainment television channel based in India. Star Vijay channel is part of 21st Century Fox's STAR India network. The shows include a mix of family dramas, comedies, reality shows, shows on crime and movies.

History[edit]

The channel is owned by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox through STAR TV and Fox International Channels. Previously it was associated with GEC (Golden Eagle Communication)

Popularity and competition[edit]

STAR Vijay has produced numerous popular reality shows, including Jodi Number One, Airtel Super Singer, Neeya Naana, Adhu Idhu Edhu, Neengalum Vellalaam Oru Kodi and Nadanthathu Enna. It hails successful serial such as Kaviyanjali, Sambha, Maharaani, Kana Kaanum Kaalangal, Roja Kootam, 7c, Anbe Vaa, Dharmayutham, Katthu Karuppu, Khakhi, Madhurai, Pirivom Santhipom and went on to sponsor Yuvan Shankar Raja's first live in concert in Chennai.

The annual Vijay Awards ceremony, commemorating artistic and technical achievements in Tamil cinema, has been hosted by STAR Vijay since its inception in 2006.

In most of the movies in Vijay TV, instances of bloodshed are blurred in order to reduce violence.

Star Vijay Asia[edit]

This is a new feed of Vijay TV provided for licenced broadcast of programs outside the Indian Subcontinent to reduce the issues of piracy.

Serials[edit]

YearShowNo. of episodes
2010 – presentUravugal Thodarkathai1010+
2010 – presentSaravanan Meenatchi880+
2012 – presentEn Kanavan En Thozhan580+
2013 – presentOffice490+
2013 – presentDeivam thandha Veedu400+
2014 - PresentIdhu Kadhala?320+
2014 - PresentEn Vaazhkai320+
2014 - PresentNandhavanam320+
2014 - presentPuthu Kavithai290+
2014 – presentAndal Azhagar110+
2014– presentKalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai70+
2014 – presentEn Anbu Thangaikku55+

Reality Programs[edit]

RankShowStatusAnchors
1Adhu Idhu EdhuOn AirSivakarthikeyan, Ma Ka Pa Anand
2Airtel Super Singer JuniorOn-AirBhavana, Ma Ka Pa Anand
3Jodi No.1On-AirDhivyadharshini, Ramya and Mahesh
4Neeya NaanaOn-AirGobinath Chandran
5ConnexionOn-AirJagan
6Kitchen Super Star (season 4)On-AirSuresh
7Koffee with DDOn-AirDhivyadharshini
8Naduvula Konjam Disturb PannuvomOn-AirBalaji and Mahesh
9Samayal Samayal with Venkatesh BhatOn-AirVenkatesh Bhat
10Namma Veetu KalyanamOn-AirArchana
11Oru Varthai Oru LatchamOn-AirJames Vasanthan

Anchors[edit]

References[edit]

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