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BIG RTL THRILL
BIG RTL THRILL is a male entertainment channel from a joint venture between India’s Reliance Broadcast Network and RTL Group, the leading European entertainment network. The channel targets male audiences between 15-34 years of age with the tagline ‘Action ka Baap’ (Ultimate Action Destination). The channel launched on 5th November, 2012 and is available in HSM 1 Mn+ markets & 6 Metros (Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad).
BIG RTL THRILL offers hand-picked entertainment content from across the globe including reality shows, action series, wrestling, extreme sports, game shows and movies. The content has been acquired from some of the most reputed production houses including FremantleMedia, Endemol, Red Bull, etc. along with a library of international action films. Some of the key shows which feature on the channel are Fear Factor, Cobra 11, Criss Angel, Wipe Out and Baywatch among others.
- Fear Factor…Khatron Se Takkar
Fear Factor is one of the world’s most challenging reality show which features world class stunts and dares from the best of the series from USA, UK and Russia creating edge-of-the-seat moments for audiences. The show pits contestants against each other in a variety of physical, mental and extreme stunts for a grand prize, usually of US-$50,000.
- Cobra 11…Highway ke Rakshak
Cobra 11 is an action series featuring a 2-men highway patrolling team which solves crimes on drugs, murder and robberies. The show is distributed in over 100 countries and is directed and produced by the Stunt Director of Don 2, Wolfgang Stegemann. The production of every episode is equivalent to that of a Bollywood movie with a good blend of suspense and action along Autobahn, the German motorway system with a mix of car, bike, chopper chases and crashes.
- Criss Angel…Magic Ya Sach?
Criss Angel…Magic Ya Sach is a combination of street magic and stage acts by renowned illusionist, Criss Angel. His acts often leave the audiences baffled making them wonder whether they are pure magic or a result of demon service. The series is the most successful magic show in television history, resulting in more hours of magic during prime time than any other show! It was viewed regularly by over 100 million people per season in 90 countries. During its 6 seasons and over 100 episodes, Criss Angel has create and performed over 1000 mind-blowing illusions that continue to amaze and astound viewers across the world
- Josh Sports
Josh sports is an extreme sports show captures popular tournaments from across the world which include bike stunts, surfing, air races and cliff driving among others. The main USP of the show is Extreme Sports and never seen before production quality. BIG RTL THRILL is distributed as a part of Reliance Broadcast Network’s television channel bouquet, which includes BIG MAGIC, BIG MAGIC Bihar & Jharkhand and Bloomberg TV India. BIG RTL has tied up major MSO’s and is available with more than 90% OTS in the HSM 1Mn+ markets. On the DTH platform the channel is available on Dish TV and Reliance DTH.