Friday, December 17, 2010

Shahrukh Khan back on small screen with ‘Zor Ka Jhatka’

If you are a die hard fan of Bollywood superstar, Shahrukh Khan, then you should be happy to hear that King Khan is going to make his appearance on the small screen with a reality show, Zor Ka Jhatka. It is the new Indian version of the obstacle course reality show, Wipeout. He will host this game show that will be aired on NDTV’s Imagine TV.

From January, it will be aired on Imagine TV. The first season will have 16 episodes.

Well known Indian celebrities will be taken to Argentina for this game show where they will be seen competing for prize money of $330,000 (£210,000).

Wipeout is a widely popular game show that has been aired successfully across 22 countries including USA, UK and Australia. It is the time to see if gets equal popularity among the Indian fans. No doubt, Shahrukh Khan’s witty joke and funny comment will add extra salt to this extremely competitive game show.

It is not the first time that Shahrukh Khan has been offered for any game show. Before that, he hosted Indian versions of Who Wants to be a Millionaire? and Are You Smarter than a 5h Grader?.

The contestants of this show are- Akashdeep Saigal, Amit Sareen, Ashima Bhalla, Bhakhtiyaar Irani, Claudia Ciesla, Debina Bonnerjee, Dimpy Mahajan, Gaurav Chopraa, Gracious D' Costa, Hanif Hilal, Jennifer Winget, Karishma Tanna, Krushna Patil, Kushal Punjabi, Manas Katyal, Manoj Kumar, Mink Brar, Narayani Shastri, Natasha Suri, Payal Rohatgi, Priyadarshani Singh, Raja Chaudhary, Rohit Verma, Simran Kaur Mundi, Sonika Kaliraman, Annie, Vindu Dara Singh and Vrajesh Hirjee.

It is totally different from other game shows or reality shows. It is expected that Shahrukh Khan and Imagine TV will get good response from the audience.