Veria Living

Viewpoint: A healthy take on lifestyle TV

A few recent industry news headlines: • Discovery Networks purchases Takhayal Entertainment including its flagship food network Fatafeat. • Foxtel acquires nearly 300 hours of lifestyle programming from Endemol. • BBC Worldwide is producing two new cooking shows that will air in several territories on BBC Lifestyle in 2014. Today’s global marketplace is far different […]

Zee plans Europe launch for Veria Living

Indian media giant Zee Entertainment Enterprises, the owner of Zee TV, is planning to launch its US-based lifestyle channel Veria Living TV in Europe for the first time next year. Speaking to TBI’s sister publication DTVE last week, Indian media mogul Subhash Chandra, the chairman of Essel Group and Zee Entertainment Enterprises, said that Zee […]

Former rock music manager Sherman takes reins at lifestyle network Veria

Eric Sherman, the former manager of Aerosmith front man and American Idol judge Steven Tyler, has taken the CEO role at lifestyle cable net Veria Living. The channel is focussed on Eastern health and wellbeing practices and is backed by Indian media giant Zee. As CEO Sherman will oversee its expansion across TV and online […]

MIPTV News: Veria takes a relaxed approach to the market

Veria Living is launching 600 new hours of content at MIPTV. The health and wellbeing broadcaster also said it will launch a ‘wellness lounge’ at the market, offering all delegates massages, healthy drinks and charging points for their mobile phones. The company, which runs the Veria Living linear channel, has doubled its stand space to […]