Transporting stardom on the tube
A bevy of Bollywood biggies will make their mark on the small screen in the upcoming months.tv Updated: Nov 04, 2011 01:43 IST
A bevy of Bollywood biggies will make their mark on the small screen in the upcoming months.
Aamir Khan, 46
Known as Mr Perfectionist, actor Aamir Khan will soon make his debut on TV as the host of a talk show based on social issues. The yet-to-be-titled show will be produced by Aamir Khan Productions for Star Plus and will go on air early next year. Talking about the show, Aamir said, “The show is about India and real life stories. I was sure that if I am doing something on television then it has to be different.”
Raveena Tandon, 37
After her stints on TV including Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala, and Chak De Bachche, actor Raveena Tandon Thadani is all set to host a lifestyle show for NDTV soon. Reportedly, the show will document the success stories of achievers from different fields life through conversations with their families, friends and co-workers. Raveen has confirmed the news.
Sunny Deol, 55
Actor Sunny Deol, who was last seen on the big screen in Yamla Pagla Deewana early this year, will be seen as a judge on a stunt-based reality TV show. About the show — reportedly a contest between the industry’s top stunt men— Sunny was quoted as saying, “Jaanbaaz is about daring stunt men who put their life at risk for their profession.” The show was to air on Zee TV in October, but now will probably be telecast by next year.
Arjun Rampal, 38
Actor Arjun Rampal will soon be seen hosting a TV show called Love To Hate You. The show will go on air Star World on November 20 and will bring a celeb’s biggest hater in front of him. The celebrity and the critic sit face to face and attempt to understand why the critic hates the celebrity or has a certain
opinion about him or her.
Ajay Devgn, 42
Actor Ajay Devgn, who was seen as a guest host on Emotional Atyachar recently, may soon be making his comeback on TV. The actor is reportedly a hot contender for many shows including Dus Ka Dum. A source close to him said, “Though it’s too early to confirm, but Ajay is being approached by few channels for their shows.”
First Published: Nov 03, 2011 18:22 IST