Sony BBC Earth
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HeadquartersMumbai, Maharashtra
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
576i (SDTV)
OwnerSony Corporation
BBC Studios
ParentCulver Max Entertainment
Sister channelsSony MAX
Sony Max 2
Sony SAB
Sony SAB tamil
Sony Six
Sony Aath
Sony Pix
Sony TEN
Sony Wah
Sony Pal
Sony TV
Sony Yay
Sony Marathi
Launched6 March 2017
Streaming media
SonyLIVWatch Sony BBC Earth Live (India)

Sony BBC Earth is an Indian pay television channel owned by BBC Studios[1][2] and Culver Max Entertainment.[3][4] The channel broadcasts BBC programming in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu through its four audio tracks available. The BBC entered into a joint venture with Multi Screen Media to launch the channel in India, which was finally launched on 6 March 2017,[5][6] following regulatory approval of the joint venture.

See also


  1. ^ "Sony in partnership with BBC to launch Sony BBC Earth". Live Mint. 1 March 2017. Retrieved 5 March 2017.
  2. ^ "BBC Worldwide and Multi Screen Media Form Joint Venture to Launch 'Sony BBC Earth'". Retrieved 4 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Sony gears up to launch Sony BBC Earth in India". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 4 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Sony BBC Earth goes live". Forbes India. Retrieved 4 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Sony, BBC Worldwide JV to launch Sony BBC Earth in India on March 6". Economic Times. 1 March 2017. Retrieved 5 March 2017.
  6. ^ "Sony BBC Earth launches in India". Retrieved 4 May 2017.