Asianet | Malayalam Satellite TV Channel | Asianet Online
Asianet is the first private Malayalam Satellite TV channel. Asianet started transmission in 1993. It is one of the popular TV channels in Malayalam. Asianet has its own satellite up-linking facility at Trivandrum. It has production studios at Trivandrum, Kochi and Kozhikkode. The channel is owned by Asianet Communications Ltd. Major stake holder of the company is Star TV, a division of News Corp. Founder of the channel is K. Sasikumar, a renowned media personality who is no longer with the channel. Asianet enjoys viewership of Malayalees spread across the world. It is available in 60 countries in almost all of the continents.
Popular Programs of Asianet
Some of the popular programs of Asianet are Idea Star Singer, Munch Star Singer Junior, Vodafone Comedy Star, Cinimala, Nammal Thammil, Kannadi etc. Many of these programs have been successful and popular for years. Asianet has also instituted Ujala Asianet film award, one of the popular cinema award event for the Malayalam film industry. Idea Star singer is the most popular program of Asianet and it is into its season 5. Asianet airs Malayalam movies, serials, reality shows, talk shows, news programs, travel shows and music-based shows.
Address of Asianet
Asianet Communications Ltd.
Phone: 0471 – 2378407, 3051305
Fax: 0471 – 2378581, 3051315