The Star channels were encrypted earlier this month, making Star the first Indian television network to launch four channels in South Africa.
The Top Star pack consists of four brand new channels in the South African market. Star Plus (a Hindi general entertainment channel), Star Gold (the best Bollywood movies), Vijay (a Tamil general entertainment channel) as well as Channel V (a music channel).
Talking about the successful launch, Rajan Singh – Executive Vice President, Star International says, “Viewers are responding to the increased choice now available in the market with the launch of Star channels on Top TV. The Top Star pack offers affordable and innovative content for both the Tamil and Hindi viewers in South Africa. This makes us the first Indian television network to launch four channels on pay television in South Africa.”
The entire Top Star bouquet is available at a very competitive price point of R60 per month.
According to TopTV CEO Vino Govender, industry specialists have recognised TopTV as the fastest growing TV platform around the globe with monthly growth rates and activations surpassing that of platforms in both India and China.
TopTV offers over 60 channels, including BET, Discovery Travel & Living, Fuel TV, Natura, and MGM as well as the TopTV flagships channels ��� Top Movies, Top One, Top Gospel, Top History, Top Learn and Top Crime.