Star Plus is a Hindi-language general entertainment television channel based in India. Star Plus channel is part of News Corporation's STAR India network's bouquet of channels. Staying true to its renewed avatar, Star Plus' programming comprises a variety of shows that appeal to a wide and varied audience base. The shows include a mix of family dramas, comedies, reality shows, shows on crime and telefilms. The channel is also distributed worldwide by Fox International Channels, subsidiary of News Corporation.
STAR is a leading media and entertainment company in Asia. STAR broadcasts over 50 television services in eight languages to more than 300 million viewers across 53 Asian countries. STAR channels cover all genres including general entertainment (Star Plus, Xing Kong, Star Chinese Channel, Star One, Star Utsav, Star World, Vijay, Phoenix Chinese), sports (ESPN, Star Sports), movies (Star Chinese Movies, Star Gold, Star Movies), music (Channel [V]), and news and current affairs (Star News, Star Ananda, Phoenix InfoNews Channel). STAR controls over 20,000 hours of Indian and Chinese programming and also owns the world's largest contemporary Chinese film library, with more than 600 titles, featuring superstars including Jackie Chan, Chow Yun Fat and Bruce Lee. In partnership with leading companies in Asia, STAR businesses extend to filmed entertainment, television production, cable systems and wireless and digital services. STAR is a wholly owned subsidiary of News Corporation.