With the plans to phase out &TV, Living Foodz and Zing from the UK market, ZEE TV has rolled out a major new schedule from this week, which will see an amalgamation of shows from across ZEE channels on the flagship brand.
Strengthening its programme schedule from Wednesday 1st May, ZEE TV UK will have over ten hours of original shows, which include programmes from ZEE TV, &TV, Zing and Living Foodz.
ZEE TV UK’s evening schedule will consist of the following:
17:00 Ye Teri Galiyaan (shifts from 19:30)
17:30 Shoorvoor Sisters (shifts from &TV)
18:00 Rajaa Betaa (Unchanged)
18:30 Guddan (Unchanged)
19:00 Tujhse Hai Raabta (Unchanged)
19:30 Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain (shifts from &TV)
20:00 Kumkum Bhagya (Unchanged)
20:30 Kundali Bhagya (Unchanged)
21:00 Happy Ki Ultan Paltan (shifts from &TV)
21:30 Ishq Subhan Allah (Unchanged)
22:00 Man Mohini (Unchanged)
22:30 Lal Ishq (shifts from &TV)
23:30 Agent Raghav (shifts from &TV)
Other highlights worth mentioning:
► Aapke Aa Jane Se (original) will air weekdays at 09:30. It previously aired at 21:00.
► Paramavatar Shri Krishna (original) will air weekdays at 11:30. It previously aired on &TV.
► Zing’s show ‘Bollywood Business’ will take the 15:30 afternoon slot. It previously aired on Zing.
► ‘Main Bhi Ardhangini’, ‘Meri Hanikarak Biwi’ (original episodes) will air at 00:30 / 01:00 weekdays on ZEE TV. Both shows previously aired on &TV.
► ZEE News bulletin at 17:00 will be axed. It will air only at 07:00 every morning.
► Trendsetters will air on ZEE Cinema. It will shift from Zing.
The channel will no longer air the following shows:
– Kaleerein (re-run)
– Tashn-e-Ishq (re-run)
– Aur Pyar Ho Gaya (re-run)
BizAsiaLive.com was first to announce that ZEE UK is planning to axe some of its linear services as a part of cost-cutting exercise. From this summer, the network will primarily focus on its flagship brands ZEE TV, ZEE Cinema and its newly launched OTT platform, ZEE5.
Watch BizAsiaLive.com’s exclusive interaction with Archana Anand, Chief Business Officer – ZEE5 Global here.