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Fashion TV

Fashion TV is a renowned fashion and lifestyle event broadcasting brand in the world. It has managed to produce insights into the fashion industry to the masses at global stature. Founded in France by Michel Adams in the year 1997, Fashion TV has spread its wings to various countries covering major fashion weeks, photoshoots and events. Headquartered in more than 5 countries, Fashion TV is synonymous with Fashion all over the world Since it is the most view satellite channel of the fashion industry. Over 500 Million PayTVs and SMART TVs and 1.5 Billion Smart Phones are medium for the viewers of Fashion TV along with 10 Million hotel rooms, and public places in more than 190 countries across the world. Fashion TV reflects a legacy of class, creativity and commitment for 24 years now and aspires to achieve a higher milestone.


Fashion TV is central to everything that vogue. Every brand from Gucchi, Prada, Armani, Loui Vuitton and the list goes on, presents itself on this FTV’s esteemed platform the seasonal collection of all brands are presented on the stage of Fashion TV which provides them with global and noble recognition. The platform extends to young as well veteran designers who wish to share their art with the world through FTV’s channel. At the same time, FashionTV has been home to the topmost models of the world. It has provided immeasurable exposure to the models and continuous to do so. The models who bring the same outfits alive and empower the ramp with their walk are certified models and the finest models of the world. Some of the most distinguished celebrities who have walked down the ramp have been captured in FTV’s lens. Additionally, providing insightful interviews to its audience.

"People will stare. Make it worth their while." —

Harry Winston

Fashion TV pageants


“To wear dreams is to begin to give a reality to one’s dreams.”

Roger Vivier

A major milestone of Fashion TV is its ingress in the Indian landscape. Fashion Tv has been a brand that has continued to evolve with time.it has added another feather to his hat with Fashion TV’s Beauty Pageants. Fashion TV’s Beauty Pageants are Pan- India which aims to audition model from more than 50 cities. The pageant circumferences the motto of beauty and intellect. Thus, it is evident that a titled model from Fashion Tv is not just an epitome of Fashion and beauty but values, intelligence and eminence. The Pageants are structured in a way that includes every gender and age. What remains fundamental to the contest is celebrating individuality and stimulating raw talent.

Every person has their capability which needs to nurtured and presented to the world. FTVPageants aim to achieve exactly that. To foster budding fashion enthusiasts through an enriching platform. The participants are trained by experts of the industry worldwide which motivates them to move out of their comfort zone to truly radiate like a diamond.

The exposure does not only limit itself to the process but extends to the title winners as well. They uphold a globalised position in the field of fashion and entertainment because of their association with Fashion TV. The Titleholders are offered assignments from international brands and agencies which further enhances their portfolio. Similarly, partnering with an esteemed organisation like FTV also grooms them into becoming role models and inspiration to millions. Additionally, these models will be certified by FTV which increases their credibility and dependability in the industry. Last but not at all least, the models provide extensive exposure and networking in the field of fashion and lifestyle. Being part of such a luxurious and alluring industry also enhances one’s standard of living which is mostly accompanied by a lucrative career and opulent living. The winners are rather trendsetters to which everyone follows. Their social media is of the highest engagement and reach along with association with various media channels.
Therefore, FTV pageants are not one step inside the industry but a holistic process to make you the finest in all.

"What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today when human contacts are so quick. Fashion is instant language."

Miuccia Prada

Mr Kashif Khan -
M.D, Fashion TV Asia Pacific

“The architect to success”

Fashion TV’s presence in India has been orchestrated by Mr Kashif khan, the Asia Head of Fashion TV. Kashif Khan is a pre-eminent name in Licensing and Brand Business Development in India. His journey is a testament to the values of hard work and sincerity. Since he started as a mere sales executive of an MNC-SFA reaching a pedestal of director of the board in the same company. Having an extensive experience of fifteen years, he has ventured into the field of fashion, fitness, print, beauty, broadcasting, F&B, broadening his ambit as an entrepreneur.


Since then, he has secured forty brands including some of his under his leadership. Mr Khan’s dedication towards his work and skills as a venture capitalist demonstrate what an asset, he is to Fashion TV. Under his management, Fashion Tv India was also awarded the prestigious Licensor of the Year Award in the Fashion and Lifestyle category at the Star Retailers Awards held in New Delhi. In partnership with Michel Adams (Chairman/Founder of Fashion), Mr Kashif Khan aims to put forth his best foot forward to make Fashion TV will be the #1 Licensing Brand in India.

"We endeavour to extend our expertise to entrepreneurs with an enviable and exclusive business opportunity by making them FTV'S licensed partner and associate with them on lifestyle, fashion and much more. Our vision is to be the most profitable and sought-after franchise opportunity in the world,"

said Mr Kashif Khan

Mr Shashi Bhusan Mishra-
M.D, FASHION TV Pageants India,
Fashion TV School Of Performing Arts A Syndicate to FTV

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"You either know fashion or you don’t."
—Anna Wintour


It takes eminent management for initiatives like FTV Beauty Pageant. These projects will be under the supervision and leadership of Mr Shashi Bhusan Mishra. He owns the Indian licensing of FTV Pageants and the FTV School of Performing Arts PVT LTD. He has previously served as the Director of Vrittant Communique Pvt Ltd. He brings in a vast experience of fashion and consulting experience with holding the post of Managing Director of Indian Institute of Makeup & Cosmetology, followed by the Lakme Academy. In the past, he has served as a consultant for Amar Bharti and Expose Media and is well versed with Media and Public Relations. However, his knowledge does not extend to fashion, embellished with a degree in Engineering and Law, his cognizance extends to administration as well. He has worked with five Chief Ministers and hundreds of MLAs. Mr Bhushan is philanthropic who has successfully started Sankalp NGO focussing on counselling and education of underprivileged children as well as motivating students of esteemed colleges like IIT Kanpur. He has been awarded by now Defence Minister and ex-Uttar Pradesh Minister Sh. Rajnath Singh, Veteran BJP leader Sh. Murli Manohar Joshi and ex-India Captain and Cricketer Rahul Dravid.
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"In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different." —

Coco Chanel

Hitendra Katiyar-
Independent Director

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A Guide to success

It takes many hands for an organisation to reach the top. Mr Hitendra Katiyar has one of many great hands in the development of Fashion TV in India. He is the Independent Director of our esteemed series of pageants. Hailing from a background of IIT Bombay, he has worked with HSBC, Ola and currently working with Rippling has managed to achieve supreme success. With his business-centric approach, vast experience and progressive views, he aims to make Fashion TV the biggest fashion and entertainment brand of all time.


"If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time."

Steve Jobs

Fashion TV-

In House Projects

Fashion TV’s School of Performing Arts follows a motto of excellence and integrity. Several academies train people in their field of interest names,

1. FTV Academy of Acting

An actor is not just one job but multiple. Every role seems like a challenge. Thus, to equip actors with the right skills, FTV School of Performing Arts involves rigorous training and scope to perform at international theatre and films.

3. FTV Academy of Photography

Every picture has a story. Storytelling is no less of an art. FTV School of Performing Arts aims to produce stories of value, integrity and creativity. We, here, aim to expose people to every nuance of photography including practical training, comprehensive knowledge of lenses and advanced manual photography. Thus, we hope to groom people in every manner.

5. FTV Academy of Event management

Fashion TV is the most renowned name in fashion and lifestyle event broadcasting. This is why we aim to deliver the highest quality training in the same. Personnel enrolled in the academy of the event have the chance to organise international events as well as fashion shows. This will influence their way of thinking as well as enhance problem-solving abilities needful for the same.

2. FTV Academy of Modelling

A good walk is a prowess to modelling. There is confidence, passion and elegance that have come with it. Therefore, the FTV School of Performing Arts equips people with every necessary attribute to make the finest in the world.

4. FTV Academy of Fashion Management

Fashion as an evolving industry requires a stronghold of system. A training in Fashion Management equips students to enter careers like Fashion PR, Fashion Marketing and Fashion Entrepreneurship. Industry professionals provide an in-depth understanding of what goes in the business of fashion having a coast-to-coast approach.

6. FTV Academy of Advertisement &PR

The boon of the digital industry has extensively affected the scope of advertising. You can always find what you’re looking for on your social media (courtesy Google Analytics) This is best for the industry professional to organise training sessions that focus not only on the present but the future of advertising and PR.

7. FTV Academy of Grooming

There is one thing that is common in every role model, which lies in the way they carry themselves. FTV’s School of Performing Art believes that one’s looks can leave a great influence on people. Thus, we aim to brush up skills like make-up, hairdo, etc along with social etiquettes and mannerism encompassing public speaking. This makes every individual part of the academy equipped with the growing demands of the industry.

A practical approach is fundamental to the academies in FTV School of Performing Arts. Having hands-on experience along with international certification enhances a student’s profile in a global arena. The training does not limit itself to the national level but to the international level as well through an exchange programme, comprehensive projects and elaborate networking opportunities. In a field like fashion and lifestyle, having many contacts act as a foundation to your building career. This is why Fashion TV’s renowned international brand presence works in its student’s favour. There are innumerable events, sessions and seminars for students to connect with leaders in the industry and create their mark. The teaching staff along with the management are persistent in their efforts to nurture students in a way they shine with the truest potential. Facilities, labs and other provisions further contribute to student’s professional as well personal growth transforming them into global citizens. Thus, artists from the FTV School of Performing Arts are recognised worldwide and considered the finest in their fields.

From in house models to photographers, Fashion TV has proved to the epitome of quality in all matters. All those who work under Fashion TV are certified and trained professions. They hold exclusive expertise in what they do and are known to exceptional in their respective fields. It is not only their inherent talent but Fashion TV brings to the table. In a field like fashion and lifestyle, having many contacts act as a foundation to your building career. This is why Fashion TV’s renowned international brand presence works in its favour. It embarks global exposure, international networking and a plethora of opportunities for people working with FTV. They have the chance to voice their values and beliefs at a stage where the world can hear them. At the same time, having such a great platform exposes them to a lot of perspectives and differences which grooms them holistically. They are in-network with people from every country, having an opportunity to understand and celebrate every culture. Fashion TV thus proves that fashion is so diverse yet so inclusive and that’s what we aim to promote through our in-house projects.


“We don’t make fashion, we design dreams”


FashionTV’s worldwide network presents fashion in new and imaginative ways everyday! From the front row of the biggest fashion shows and runways and the highlights of all the best fashion stories from around the world to the ravishingly hot models, FashionTV brings them to you first!

The FTV+ platform presents 12 stunning thematic channels such as Fashion Week, Swimwear, Models, Designers, Bridal, Hair and Makeup, Fashion men, etc. FashionTV broadcasts a variety of exclusive content on these channels. The following are the details of the 12 channels of FashionTV.


F. midnight

Witness the world of sensuality and seduction on Midnight Secrets channel, where beautiful women take you on the journey of sensuality and luxury. With Midnight Secrets, you get to peek inside the sexiest shows, and photoshoots of lingerie, swimwear, beachwear, sexy calendar shoots starring the sultriest and hottest models from the fashion industry.

Watch the Midnight Secrets shows 24x7 available on our TV Network. You can also access the channel on-demand’ with our VOD service any time you want.

F. men

Fashion has always been an integral part of men’s lifestyle. Right from the grooming, clothing, fitness, diet, health to making a career in the fashion and entertainment industry, every aspect is interestingly presented by FashionTV on F-Men channel. F-Men is our premium channel made exclusively for men. With F-Men you can get access to the amazing shows related to men's Fashion, Beauty, Fitness, Style, Grooming, Clothing, Men's Accessories, and everything that revolves around the lives of men.


F-Men gives you access to watch the shows 24x7 on our FashionTV+ platform. The best part is that you can also access the channel ‘on-demand’ and on the go with our amazing VOD services.


F. Hair and Makeup

Hair and makeup are the most important part of grooming and fashion. Your hairstyle and makeup complement your appearance to a great extent. They are also an integral part of the fashion and entertainment industry.

If makeup is an art, then we are the maestro of makeup. With FashionTV’s Hair and Makeup channel, we bring you a plethora of interesting content from the world of hairstyling and makeup. We share some stunning shows about hairstyling, makeup and beauty trends on our Hair and Makeup channel. You can watch the Hair and Makeup channel any time on our TV network and you can also access the shows on the channel ‘on-demand’ so that you can watch them any time you want.

F. L’original

FashionTV is known for its authentic and rich original content. FashionTV brings you a ton of interesting shows which take you on an immersive journey of the fashion world.

FashionTV L'Original channel gives you access to the premium original FTV fashion shows like fashion weeks, calendar shoots, swimwear shoots etc. across the world straight on your TV. You can also access the channel ‘on-demand’ from your smartphone.


F. photoshoots

With our Photoshoots channel, we take you to the backstage fun of behind the scene of various photoshoots of FashionTV. You can watch all the fun behind the photoshoots of catalogues, calendars at exotic locations around the world through the eyes of some of the most iconic fashion photographers.

FashionTV brings you the latest collection of the most beautiful calendar, lingerie, fashion weeks, ramp walks, swimwear shoots from around the world! You can see all the hottest designs in this compilation with leading brands and top models.

From Bali to Kauai, the tropical beaches to perfect quiet luxurious indoor spaces, interviews with the photographers and behind the scenes of photoshoots, everything is now at your fingertips! You can see the hottest models like Irina Shayk, Gigi Hadid, Kate Bock, Barbara Palvin and more ravishing the photoshoots!

F. Films

Fashion TV brings you the most curated and finest collection of Fashion and the world. Witness the visual journey of iconic brands like Gucci, D&G, Chanel, Ralph Lauren, Versace, Cartier, Miu Miu and many others being created which have shaped the history of the fashion world. You also get to enjoy the Fashion Films genres like comedy, drama, glamour, beauty etc.

The best part of the Fashion Films is you get to see your favourite models from around the world starring in the films with their amazing performances. You can watch the shows of Fashion Films channels on your TV network and any time on your smartphone with our ‘on-demand’ service.


F. fashion Weeks

FashionTV is synonymous with fashion and fashion weeks are like festivals of the fashion world. With Fashion Weeks channels, you can catch the latest fashion trends across the world from the top Fashion Weeks destinations like New York, Milan, London and Paris.

Witness the inside out of how the Fashion Weeks work. You also get access to a plethora of footage of behind the scenes of fashion weeks and the how Fashion Week events are made successful. You can watch the shows on Fashion Weeks channels right on your TV network and you can also access the channels from your smartphone with our VOD service.


F. Fashion tv

FashionTV gives you insights into the fashion industry across the world at your fingertips. Get the latest updates, news, and alerts about the fashion world with our FashionTV Global channel.

The best part of about FashionTV global is that you can watch the channel any time on your TV network. You can also watch the channel any time 24x7 on your smartphone with our VOD services.


F. bridal Fashion

Walking down the aisle, with that astonishing white wedding dress is the dream of many women. There are a plethora of things that go around a wedding. These things can easily overwhelm any bride. But there’s nothing to worry because FashionTV brings you Bridal Fashion channel to give you the insights about the world of bridal fashion.

Right from the wedding dress to makeup, hairstyling, makeup, wedding venue, themes, food, catering, our shows on Bridal Fashion channel have amazing content about everything. We take you on the ride of the wedding fashion industry on our Bridal Fashion channel. You can watch our Bridal Fashion channel right on the TV network. You can also watch it right on your smartphone with our VOD service.

F. Model Fitness

FashionTV’s Model Fitness is where luxury meets fitness. It takes blood, sweat and hard work to achieve your dream physique and we are your companions in your fitness journey. You get some insightful knowledge from our Model Fitness channel. We have got some amazing shows related to nutrition, health, workouts, fitness regimes, diets and many other aspects of fitness which will help you to achieve your fitness goals.

With Model Fitness channel you can learn the tricks of trades of the fitness world. You can also access various shows where you’ll get to see the fitness regimes, lifestyles, diets of male and female models, fitness models shoots, fitness shows, and everything about the fitness of the models.

F. top models

Models are one of the important elements of FashionTV. Many popular and successful models associate with FashionTV for various shows, events, shoots and fashion weeks. The journey of today’s successful models started many years back. It took a lot of hard work, patience and perseverance to reach where they are.

With FTV Top Model, you get to spectate the journey of some of the most popular and successful models across the world and how they played their roles in shaping the fashion industry. Watch the stories about successful models like Gigi Hadid,Irina Shayk, Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner, Natasha Poly, Adriana Lima and many more. You can watch these shows right on your TV network and you can also access the shows on the go with our VOD service.

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F. paris

Paris is known as the fashion capital of the world. A heck lot of things go around in the fashion scenario in Paris. From prominent fashion weeks, calendar shoots, brand collaborations, to fashion events, parties, product launches, Paris is thefirst choice for every fashion-related event.

Now you can catch the latest shows, fashion weeks, photoshoots, calendar shoots, afterparties, behind the scenes of shows, and everything about fashion that goes around in Paris. You can watch the channels on your own TV network and can also access it from your smartphone with our VOD service.

With the rising popularity of FashionTV+ channels and demand of the audience, FashionTV will be launching some exclusive new channels on FashionTV+ platform. Channels such as Men’s Secrets, Lingerie, 4K Channel, VR Channel, and FashionTV China will be soon added to FashionTV+ platform.

F. Reach

Fashion TV is the biggest fashion media in the world and the only global 24x7 television station focused exclusively on fashion, beauty, trends, and lifestyle. It is a global multimedia network leader in fashion and lifestyle content, broadcasting to over 60 satellites in SD, HD, and 3D, 530+ TV platforms, mobiles, IPTV, smart TVs, and smartphones.

It has over 300 hours of new programming each month highlighting the latest trends, major fashion shows, designer events and highlights of fashion industry professionals. Fashion TV can be viewed on the following: Apple TV, Roku, Youku and will soon be available on many mobile devices such as Sony, Verizon, MTC, Ericsson to name a few.

  • 500 million Households TV Sets globally
  • World’s 4th Most Distributed Channel
  • 10 Million Public Places Globally
  • 65 million views on FashionTV YouTube channel
  • 5M pageviews on FashionTV.com
  • 4 million followers on Facebook
  • 12 million views per week on Facebook
  • 300K followers on Instagram with 125K organic reach per month.

F. audience

FashionTV is the world’s first fashion channel with a niche audience consisting of celebrities, designers and models. FTV audience has a high standard when it comes to their taste in fashion. They swear by the world’s leading designers and dress to impress.

These beautiful people have an exclusive and expensive taste in fashion and are ready to spend their money on the best that fashion has to offer. They are aware, socially well connected and networking is an important part of their lives.

Here are some of the amazing facts about FashionTV’s audience.

  • 270,000 affluent Fashion TV viewers bought jewellery (not a watch) over €1,500.
  • 213,000 affluent Fashion TV viewers bought a designer suits/ dress worth over €1000
  • 11% of the affluent Fashion TV viewers bought a briefcase/ handbag over €500
  • 301,000 affluent Fashion TV viewers bought a pair of shoes over €500
  • In the last 12 months, monthly Fashion TV viewers made seven return air trips on average and they spent 23 nights in hotels.
  • In comparison to other TV channels, FTV viewers are more affluent, older and have a higher education. They have a high-income bracket and the viewers are younger than the average viewer for a news or sports channel is. (largely 18-24 years of age)

F. viewership

FashionTV has a niche audience whose viewers consist of celebrities, models and designers who have excellent taste and whose fashion choices and purchases are influenced by FashionTV. Keeping up with millennials and the age of digitalization, our outreach has been staggering and Fashion TV is on every social media platform.

FashionTV’s viewers love the premium content they receive on FashionTV channels. The viewers of FashionTV watch the channel for an average of 45 minutes per day as seen in June 2017. Following are some of the interesting statistics about FashionTV viewers.

  • 29% of the interviewed individuals know FashionTV with a high viewership of the age group of men between 25 to 49 years old.
  • 47% of viewers give FashionTV a rating between 7 and 10.
  • 84% of viewers appreciate at least one of the topics covered by FashionTV.
  • The majority of the FashionTV viewers in India are from the north region with 42% share.
  • 60% of the viewers watch FashionTV on weekdays.
  • 21% of individuals who know FashionTV also watch it. Among them, 6% are regular viewers and 15% are occasional viewers.
  • FashionTV channel viewership is the highest between the times 8.30 pm to 10.45 pm.
  • FashionTV has 44% of the share of fashion and lifestyle channels in India.
  • FashionTV’s male viewership is 57% and female viewership is 43%.

F. partner Brands

Fashion TV has always been synonymous to fashion, luxury, and beauty aesthetics. We keep collaborating with popular and premium fashion brands around the world ranging from categories like cosmetics, accessories, exotics cars to pre partner with us and relish the fruits of FashionTV enormous brand value.

With FashionTV, various premium brands get an opportunity to be showcased in various fashion events like fashion weeks, photoshoots, calendar shoots, afterparties, and a lost list of events. Our partner brands get global recognition and chance to showcase their brand, products and services in front of FashionTV massive affluent audience. We collaborate with premium brands to ensure our opulent audience get the best what fashion has to offer. Here are some of our partner brands who have collaborated with FashionTV.