Rani Mukerji to make TV debut
After a string of celebrities who have taken to reality shows on the small screen, it's now actress Rani Mukerji's turn. She is all set to judge Dance Premier League along with actor Arshad Warsi and Shiamak.tv Updated: Oct 09, 2009 11:36 IST
According to the channel, Rani will add to the scale, glamour and credibility of the show that premieres today. She will be called "Queen of DPL" on the show and will decide the fortunes of the competing teams.
While Shiamak Davar will be evaluating performances and setting the difficulty level as the competition progresses as an 'umpire' on the show, Arshad will be a guest judge for the auditions.
The show will have teams from different zones from across the country as well as abroad competing with each other. It is expected to highlight India's rich and diverse culture as each regional team will bring its own unique flavor to the performances.
Every zone will comprise of eight dancers and will be guided by their coach. Choreographers like Pappu Malu, Nagendra Prasad, Uma-Gaiti, Harshall-Vitthal, Mini Johny and Howard Rosemeyer will be donning the role of mentors.
Popular TV celebrities Eijaz Khan and Sara Khan will host the weekend show. Produced by Cineyug, the show has already been backed by actors like Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Sohail Khan, Bipasha Basu and other celebrities like Kapil Dev, Anil Kumble, Sanjay Banger, Baichung Bhutia and rapper Hard Kaur.