Salman Khan, Varun Dhawan to play aam aadmi
Colors is set to provide a platform for celebrioties from different walks of life to leverage their fame for the benefit of the common man with the upcoming show Mission Sapne.Updated: Jan 24, 2014 13:19 IST
Colors is set to provide a platform for celebrioties from different walks of life to leverage their fame for the benefit of the common man with the upcoming show Mission Sapne.
The show will be a dramatic entertainment. Bollywood superstars Salman Khan, debutant Varun Dhawan, cricketer Harbhajan Singh and singer Mika Singh among others will step into the shoes of aam aadmi (a common man) for a day, and face hardships to raise funds for those who struggle to make ends meet.
The show is scheduled to be aired in a few months.
Salman is likely to play a tea vendor at a roadside stall and the money earned by him will go to the family of the real life tea vendor.
Varun Dhawan, who has already shot for the show, sell fish and ensure that the business gets a boats and change the ordinary and tough life of the fishermen. Varun will be seen as a "patiwala" (labourer) and has already shot at Crawford market.
"I am doing a reality show... I am a patiwala. Its a good concept. I have already shot for it at Crawford market", Varun tweeted.
No no it's just a thought guys I became a patiwala for a day and worked in Crawford market it really moved me pic.twitter.com/VcA3Gqv4WL— seenu dhawan (@Varun_dvn) January 21, 2014
Produced by Sobo Films the show will bring the celebrity and common man together.
Smruti Shinde, Director of Sobo Films, said, “We are pleased to partner with India’s leading channel, COLORS to present Mission Sapne. The show has an exciting approach towards showcasing the burdens in the life of a common man through the eyes of a celebrity as they work hard to generate funds. Through Mission Sapne, we aim to convey to Indian audiences that no person should be looked down upon and that the smallest achievements deserve to be cherished in the grandest manner."
Harbhajan Singh will be seen taking on the role of a biscuit-seller. Singh is currently shooting for the show in Chandigarh.
First Published: Jan 24, 2014 13:07 IST