|Shobha Kapoor (MD)|
Ekta Kapoor (Joint MD)
|Revenue||₹433.18 crore (US$57 million) (2018)|
|₹416.59 crore (US$55 million) (2018)|
|₹46.72 crore (US$6.1 million) (2018) (PBT)|
|Total assets||₹949 crore (US$120 million) (2018)|
Balaji Telefilms is an Indian company that makes soap operas, reality TV, comedy, game shows, and other TV programs in several Indian languages. Balaji had a partnership with White Leaf Productions from 1997 to 2006.
Current productions[change | change source]
(As of 13 March 2022[update])
|Kumkum Bhagya||Drama||Zee TV||15 April 2014||2082|||
|Synopsis: A rockstar marries a middle-class girl who is a college professor because of a misunderstanding caused by his sister. They hate each other while getting married, but fall in love because of their loving natures. Later, the story shifted its focus to the couple's twin daughters as both of them fall in love with the same guy.|
|Kundali Bhagya||Drama||Zee TV||12 July 2017||1195|||
|Synopsis: A cricketer hates his grandmother's physiotherapist initially, but develops a friendship with her which again turns into loathing due to a misconception. Marries her for revenge but ultimately falls in love with her.|
|Yeh Hai Chahatein||Drama||Star Plus||19 December 2019||596|||
|Synopsis: A rockstar marries a gynecologist to avenge his brother's death and obtain custody of his child but falls in love with her only to be separated again.|
|Bhagya Lakshmi||Drama||Zee TV||3 August 2021||184|||
|Synopsis: The rich illustrious family marries their only son to a poor girl because of his Kundali Dosh (Horoscope Flaw). The boy has a flamboyant nature whereas the girl is simple.|
|Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2||Drama||Sony TV||30 August 2021||140|||
|Synopsis: A mature love story of two individuals in their thirties who find love after they are forcibly married.|
|Naagin 6||Supernatural fiction||Colors TV||12 February 2022||10|||
|Synopsis: The traitors of India helping a neighboring country started biological warfare by releasing a poisonous liquid into the water bodies, causing a pandemic. A professor seeks the help of a Shesh Naagin to hunt down the enemies of the country and find the antidote to save lives.|
|Parineetii||Drama||Colors TV||14 February 2022||22|||
|Synopsis: The series explores the lives of two best friends Parineet and Neeti whose lives are intertwined when they are married to the same man!|
Past productions[change | change source]
National[change | change source]
|Year||Title||Network||Genre||First aired||Last aired||Episodes||Language||Ref(s)|
|Mano Ya Na Mano||Zee TV||Thriller||—||—||68||Hindi|
|1995–1997||Hum Paanch (season 1)||Sitcom||—||—||261||Hindi|
|Kanyadaan||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||—||—||—||Hindi|
|2000–2001||Kundali||Drama||14 September 2000||7 September 2001||52||Hindi|
|2000-2002||Koshish... Ek Aasha||Zee TV||Drama||February 2000||April 2002||117||Hindi|
|Ghar Ek Mandir||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||24 April 2000||23 March 2002||360||Hindi|
|2000–2008||Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi||Star Plus||Drama||3 July 2000||6 November 2008||1833||Hindi|||
|Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii||Drama||16 October 2000||9 October 2008||1661||Hindi|||
|2001||Kitne Kool Hai Hum||Zee TV||Comedy||12 March 2001||—||—||Hindi|
|Kuch Khona Hai Kuch Pana Hai||DD Metro||Drama||—||—||—||Hindi|
|Kaleerein||Drama||19 March 2001||—||—||Hindi|
|Karam||SAB TV||Drama||16 January 2001||—||—||Hindi|
|2001–2002||Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii||Star Plus||Drama||19 February 2001||14 November 2002||223||Hindi|
|2001–2005||Kkusum||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||2 May 2001||30 November 2005||1001||Hindi|||
|2001–2003||Kohi Apna Sa||Zee TV||Drama||15 October 2001||15 January 2003||312||Hindi|
|Kalash||Star Plus||Drama||20 October 2001||—||—||Hindi|
|Kutumb||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||29 October 2001||7 February 2003||251||Hindi|
|2001–2004||Kaahin Kissii Roz||Star Plus||Thriller||23 April 2001||23 September 2004||714||Hindi|
|2001–2008||Kasautii Zindagii Kay||Drama||29 October 2001||28 February 2008||1423||Hindi|||
|2002||Hum Paanch (season 2)||Zee TV||Sitcom||—||—||42||Hindi|
|2002–2004||Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat||Sony Entertainment Television||Thriller||1 August 2002||14 April 2004||252||Hindi|
|2002–2003||Kuchh Jhuki Palkain||Drama||29 April 2002||8 January 2003||147||Hindi|
|Kammal||Zee TV||Drama||1 July 2002||20 March 2003||152||Hindi|
|Kahi To Milenge||Sahara One||Drama||11 November 2002||23 October 2003||240||Hindi|
|2003||Kahani Terrii Merrii||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||21 January 2003||—||—||Hindi|
|2003–2007||Kahiin to Hoga||Star Plus||Drama||8 September 2003||16 February 2007||799||Hindi|
|2003-2005||Kkoi Dil Mein Hai||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||21 December 2003||24 February 2005||260||Hindi|
|2004||Kaarthika||Hungama TV||Teen drama||27 September 2004||23 December 2004||52||Hindi|
|Kosmic Chat||Zoom||Talk show||—||—||—||Hindi|
|Kalki||Star Plus||Drama||27 August 2004||17 December 2004||16||Hindi|
|2004–2005||Karma||Superhero||27 August 2004||11 February 2005||26||Hindi|
|Kyaa Kahein||Zoom||Drama||17 September 2004||—||—||Hindi|
|Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi||MTV India||Drama||25 October 2004||18 May 2005||107||Hindi|||
|Kkehna Hai Kuch Mujhko||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||11 March 2004||24 April 2005||165||Hindi|
|2004–2006||K. Street Pali Hill||Star Plus||Thriller||27 September 2004||12 October 2006||428||Hindi|
|2004–2007||Kesar||Star Plus||Drama||19 April 2004||31 May 2007||650||Hindi|
|2005-2006||Hum Paanch Tadka Mar Ke||Zee TV||Sitcom||5 November 2005||22 April 2006||42||Hindi|
|Kkavyanjali||Star Plus||Drama||25 January 2005||28 August 2006||345||Hindi|
|Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||29 March 2005||5 October 2006||331||Hindi|
|2006||Kandy Floss||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||10 March 2006||—||—||Hindi|||
|2006–2007||Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa||STAR One||Drama||20 March 2006||18 January 2007||176||Hindi|
|Thodi Si Zameen Thoda Sa Aasmaan||Star Plus||Drama||20 August 2006||2 September 2007||100||Hindi|
|2006–2009||Kasamh Se||Zee TV||Drama||16 January 2006||12 March 2009||742||Hindi|
|Karam Apnaa Apnaa||Star Plus||Drama||29 August 2006||27 March 2009||603||Hindi|
|2007–2008||Kahe Naa Kahe||9X||Drama||12 November 2007||5 July 2008||150||Hindi|
|Khwaish||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||16 July 2007||24 April 2008||163||Hindi|
|Kuchh Is Tara||Drama||26 November 2007||28 August 2008||160||Hindi|
|2007–2009||Kayamath||Star Plus||Drama||19 February 2007||12 March 2009||411||Hindi|
|Kasturi||Drama||23 April 2007||31 March 2009||350||Hindi|
|Kya Dill Mein Hai||9X||Drama||1 December 2007||8 November 2008||98||Hindi|
|2008||Kaun Jeetega Bollywood Ka Ticket||9X||Reality TV||6 July 2008||28 December 2008||26||Hindi|
|Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki||Mythology||7 July 2008||6 November 2008||75||Hindi|
|Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar||Sony Entertainment Television||Dance
|9 July 2008||21 August 2008||14||Hindi|
|2008–2010||Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil||Star Plus||Drama||3 March 2008||5 February 2010||444||Hindi|
|Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna||Drama||3 November 2008||5 February 2010||295||Hindi|
|2009||Koi Aane Ko Hai||Colors TV||Horror||13 March 2009||2 October 2009||52||Hindi|
|Kitani Mohabbat Hai (season 1)||Imagine TV||Drama||19 January 2009||25 February 2009||170||Hindi|
|2009–2011||Bandini||Drama||19 January 2009||29 January 2011||518||Hindi|
|2009-2010||Bairi Piya||Colors TV||Drama||21 October 2009||3 September 2010||252||Hindi|
|2009-2010||Bayttaab Dil Kee Tamanna Hai||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||6 October 2009||24 February 2010||82||Hindi|
|Pyaar Ka Bandhan||Drama||7 October 2009||28 April 2010||108||Hindi|
|2009–2014||Pavitra Rishta||Zee TV||Drama||1 July 2009||24 October 2014||1424||Hindi|
|2010||Sarvggun Sampanna||Imagine TV||Drama||11 May 2010||29 October 2010||125||Hindi|
|2010||Keshav Pandit||Zee TV||Drama||15 May 2010||24 July 2010||11||Hindi|
|2010–2011||Tere Liye||Star Plus||Drama||14 June 2010||2 April 2011||212||Hindi|
|Kitani Mohabbat Hai (season 2)||Imagine TV||Drama||1 November 2010||26 May 2011||153||Hindi|
|Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani||STAR One||Supernatural||18 October 2010||15 December 2011||331||Hindi|
|2011–2013||Parichay – Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka||Colors TV||Drama||9 August 2011||15 March 2013||415||Hindi|
|2011–2014||Bade Achhe Lagte Hain||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||30 May 2011||10 July 2014||644||Hindi|
|2012–2013||Kya Huaa Tera Vaada||Drama||30 January 2012||23 May 2013||276||Hindi|
|2012||Gumrah: End of Innocence||Channel V India||Crime||11 March 2012||1 July 2012||16||Hindi|
|2012||Gumrah (season 2)||Crime||9 July 2012||18 November 2012||112||Hindi|
|2012-2013||V The Serial||Drama||26 November 2012||7 March 2013||75||Hindi|
|2013-2014||Confessions of an Indian Teenager||Teen drama||25 November 2013||22 May 2014||52||Hindi|
|Savdhaan India||Life OK||Crime
|Ek Thhi Naayka||Thriller
|9 March 2013||28 April 2013||16||Hindi|||
|Gumrah (season 3)||Channel V India||Crime||7 July 2013||9 February 2014||32||Hindi|||
|2013||MTV Webbed (season 1)||MTV India||Crime||14 September 2013||7 December 2013||13||Hindi|||
|2013–2015||Jodha Akbar||Zee TV||Historical fiction||18 June 2013||7 August 2015||566||Hindi|||
|2013–2016||Pavitra Bandhan||DD National||Drama||9 September 2013||8 December 2016||780||Hindi|||
|2014||MTV Webbed (season 2)||MTV||Crime||3 April 2014||21 September 2014||24||Hindi|||
|2014–2015||Gumrah (season 4)||Channel V India||Crime||31 August 2014||15 March 2015||42||Hindi|||
|Yeh Dil Sun Raha Hai||Sony Pal||Drama||16 October 2014||13 February 2015||94||Hindi|||
|Box Cricket League (season 1)||Sony Entertainment Television||Reality TV
|15 December 2014||22 January 2015||24||Hindi|||
|Ajeeb Daastaan Hai Ye||Life OK||Drama||7 October 2014||6 March 2015||110||Hindi|||
|Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||18 November 2014||17 November 2015||208||Hindi|||
|2014–2016||Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi||Colors TV||Drama||24 June 2014||19 February 2016||446||Hindi|||
|2015||Nach Baliye 7||Star Plus||Dance
|26 April 2015||19 July 2015||20||Hindi|||
|2015–2016||Gumrah (season 5)||Channel V India||Crime||22 March 2015||26 June 2016||67||Hindi|||
|Kuch Toh Hai Tere Mere Darmiyaan||Star Plus||Drama||28 September 2015||2 January 2016||83||Hindi|||
|Naagin (season 1)||Colors TV||Fantasy||1 November 2015||5 June 2016||62||Hindi|||
|Pyaar Ko Ho Jaane Do||Sony Entertainment Television||Drama||20 October 2015||29 January 2016||73||Hindi|||
|Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum||&TV||Thriller||26 October 2015||24 August 2016||214||Hindi|||
|2015 – 2017||Kalash||Life OK||Drama||23 March 2015||17 March 2017||518||Hindi|||
|2016||Box Cricket League (season 2)||Colors TV||Reality
|20 February 2016||31 July 2016||24||Hindi|||
|Mazaak Mazaak Mein||Life OK||Stand-up comedy||23 July 2016||25 September 2016||20||Hindi|||
|Kavach...Kaali Shaktiyon Se||Colors TV||Supernatural||6 November 2016||20 November 2016||47||Hindi|||
|2016–2017||Brahmarakshas - Jaag Utha Shaitaan||Zee TV||Supernatural||6 August 2016||18 February 2017||57||Hindi|||
|Naagin (season 2)||Colors TV||Fantasy||8 October 2016||25 June 2017||75||Hindi|||
|Pardes Mein Hai Meraa Dil||Star Plus||Drama||7 November 2016||30 June 2017||170||Hindi|||
|Chandra Nandini||Historical drama||10 October 2016||10 November 2017||286||Hindi|||
|2016-2018||Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki||Colors TV||Drama||7 March 2016||27 July 2018||621||Hindi|||
|2017||Dhhai Kilo Prem||Star Plus||Drama||3 April 2017||30 September 2017||152||Hindi|||
|2017–2018||Chandrakanta — Ek Mayavi Prem Gaatha||Colors TV||Fantasy||24 June 2017||16 June 2018||94||Hindi|||
|2018||Box Cricket League (season 3)||MTV India||Reality TV
|26 February 2018||4 April 2018||23||Hindi|||
|2018||Dil Hi Toh Hai||Sony Entertainment Television||Family
|18 June 2018||1 November 2018||90||Hindi|||
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- Kandy Floss: Where celebrities meet controversy
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- MTV launches new youth series about web crimes titled MTV Webbed
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- New reality format Box Cricket League begins on Sony TV
- Ekta Kapoor: Ajeeb Dastaan Hai Yeh will be an important story in an evolution of TV
- Sony to premiere Balaji's 'Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar' starring Ronit Roy
- Colors set to launch Balaji Telefilms next show titled 'Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi'
- Balaji Telefilms to produce the seventh season of Nach Baliye, to be aired on Star Plus
- 'Gumrah' Season 5: 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' Actor Karan Patel Replaces Karanvir Bohra as New Host
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