Sun TV still has a solid business. Can the stock be a star performer again?

Sun TV Network is facing tough competition on its turf, but with timely bets on movies and cricket, it could be on the rise


In Tamil Nadu, heroes live and dance among the lesser mortals during Pongal. The four-day harvest festival holiday is incomplete without blockbuster movies — a rushed visit to the theatre or binge-watching on the television as a family. It’s entertainment, entertainment and more entertainment, and the day closes with a favourite soap on Sun TV. In 2019 as well, the 26-year-old channel did not disappoint. It aired some of the biggest hits that year — from Vijay’s sports action film Bigil to Rajinikanth’s Petta and Ajith’s action drama Viswasam