Good news for DD Freedish lovers, here is one more movie channel Star gold Romance which has got permission to launch from star group and this has already won slot in last e-auction.
Star India and Viacom18 have acquired licenses from the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting (MIB) to launch Hindi movie channels. While Star has procured a license to launch Star Gold Romance, Viacom18 will use the licence to launch Rishtey Cineplex. Star India has so far not revealed plans to launch a new Hindi movie channel.
However, the company had recently won a slot on Doordarshan’s free DTH platform Freedish for Star Gold Romance. According to industry sources, the new channel is most likely to be a free-to-air (FTA) channel. Star currently owns and operates two pay Hindi movie channels, namely Star Gold and Movies OK. Star India’s Hindi film library is in excess of 1,200 titles. Star has an FTA Hindi entertainment channel in Star Utsav, which is also available on Freedish.