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Zayed Khan to make his TV debut through TV serial ‘Haasil’

It seems that Bollywood actor Zayed Khan has preferred small screen to reach out to home viewers. Zayed will be seen playing lead role in upcoming TV serial ‘Haasil’ to be aired on Sony TV soon. This will be his debut on television.

Zayed with Vatsal

Zayed with Vatsal

 

 

In this serial Zayed plays the character of Ranvir Raichand, a rich businessman who lives his life on his own terms. Vatsal Shah plays his brother in this serial, while Nikita Dutta plays the female lead, while Sheeba Akashdeep as Kavita Raichand plays Zayed & Vatsal’s  mother.

 

This serial is produced by Siddhartha P Malhotra under the banner of Alchemy Productions.


Aansh Arora to enter as Samar in TV Show ‘Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki’

 

The makers of Colors’ show Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki is all set to entertain the audiences with the new twists! Balaji Telefilms show Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki is all set to take its third leap and this time it’s going to be a Seven-year-long leap.

Aansh Arora

Aansh Arora

The leap will be bringing about the introduction of a few new characters along with the entry of two child actors who will be portraying important roles. Actor Aansh Arora Who was last seen in &TV show “Queens” and “Tanhaiyan has won the hearts of million through his acting and powerful performance.

Now, we hear that makers are introducing new actors in the show. According to the source, “Post the leap, ‘Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki’ will introduce (Aansh arora as Samar). When we contacted Aansh regarding the buzz he confirmed the news.

 

Aansh Arora is known for his role as Kevin Cooper in “Queens” He is also popular for his role as Vishal in “Tanhaiyan” Web Series and for his Short Films.


‘Savitridevi College & Hospital’ completes a month on Colors channel

Last month on this day Colors channel presented a new serial which is a medical drama based on callous doctors. Produced by Rashmi Sharma , this serial traces the journey of a young intern, Saanchi, who is on her way to fulfill her mother’s dream.Savitridevi hosp serial

Model turned actress Swarda Thiogale, who earlier played lead role in Marathi serial ‘Majhe Mann Tujhe Jhale’ is playing the lead role  of Dr.  Saanchi , while former Bollywood actress Shilpa Shirodkar plays her mother’s role in this serial. The serial also stars Varun Kapoor and Mohan Kapur in important roles. It is a well presented serial and is telecast on Colors channel from Monday to Friday at 6 pm.


Singer Mohit Gaur launches YouTube project ‘Mohit Ke StorySongs’

 

The cute and heart throb Singer Mohit Gaur who got fame through Star Plus show India’s Raw Star and landed in the acting space by the Channel V’s Musical show ‘Ishq Unplugged’. Now the singer/ actor Mohit is crooning for his fans as he came with his own YouTube project named Mohit ke StorySongs. Where every month he will upload one StorySong, written, composed and sung by him.

Mohit Gaur

Mohit Gaur

 

Till now he has already entertained his fans with his two Storysongs which are getting huge response from the viewers. He also showcases some amazing engagement practices from his Facebook page via weekly live video chat session #SuperSundayWithMG every sunday at 9pm. Mohit ensures he responds personally to all his fans criticism and appreciation he receives on his Social media specially on Youtube.

 

 

Mohit Gaur Said, “This year, I am going to follow my dreams of delivering all the songs I have lined up for my fans. It going to be really excited for me and for my fans.”


Gopi Bhalla to enter in SAB TV show YARO KA TASHAN

Here is some good news for Gopi Bhalla Fans and viewers of SAB TV’s, after a month will be back on TV. Gopi will be seen entraining his fans on SAB TV running show ‘YARO Ka Tashan’. Apart from Gopi Bhalla Monica Castelino also join the show as a Gopi’s wife.

Gopi Bhalla

Gopi Bhalla

 

He will be seen in his comedy and fun nature. When we contacted Gopi Bhalla, he confirmed the news but didn’t reveal much about his show.

 

Gopi Bhalla is best known SAB TV’s hit serial F.I.R. The actors will have started shooting and their entry sequence will air in days to come.


Mohnish Bahl returns to television hosting a crime based show

Actor Mohnish Bahl, is returning to small screen after a long time. This time, he is hosting a crime serial ‘Hoshiyaar…Sahi Waqt Sahi kadam’  on & TV. Last time, we saw him hosting a matrimonial show on Star Plus. Now, in this new show, Mohnish 55, plays the narrator of this crime based show.The show will be presented on Saturdays and Sundays at 10 pm on ‘&TV’ from 24th December 2016.

Mohnish Bahl

Mohnish Bahl

 

Mohnish, son of renowned actress late Nutan,  began his career as a lead actor and did films like Dancer, Bekaraar, Teri Bahon Mein, Meri Adalat, Purana Mandir and Itihaas in the initial stage, but received recognition as character actor, when in 1989 he played a villain in hit film ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ starring Salman Khan and Bhagyashree.  Thereafter, he found many films. But, after the release of ‘Hum Aap Ke Hain Koun’ in which he played important role of elder brother of Salman Khan, he attained popularity.


Shekhar Suman’s ‘Success Stories’ to air on Zee Business

 

Shekhar Suman had attained even greater share of fame long ago with his iconic show Movers& Shakers than even what Kapil Sharma has attained with his show now. Shekhar Suman is now all set to stage his grand comeback on TV with the new show ‘Success Stories’ produced by Water Entertainment by Gurudev Aneja and directed by Varun Middha. The new show which will have duration of half an hour will air on every Sunday from January onwards on Zee Business.Shekhar Suman, Pahalaj Nihalani, David Dhawan  on the set of  Tv show ‘Success Stories’ (2)

Producer Gurudev Aneja had earlier made a film called Ebn-E-Batuta which was also directed by Varun Middha. Both Gurudev and Varun are friends who hail from Haryana and know each other for a long period of time. The sponsor of the show is www.bollywoodkart.com and Mithilesh is the writer of the show.Home View homepage

Says Director Varun about the show, “It is a different kind of a show about people who have made it big in their own respective field without having any background whatsoever, on their own steam and merit.It will feature them on the show and Shekhar will talk to them about their happiness, sadness and experience and the listeners can learn a lot from these successful stories and get inspired to become successful like them. The show will feature successful people from different fields like Films, Real Estate, IT or Education, etc.”

“There is no one who can beat Shekhar Suman as far as hosting a show. Shekhar and I have done a lot of shows on stage together. Shekhar knows what to talk and when and to whom. We needed someone like him to host the show as he is a multi talented all round actor on his own right,” says Gurudev Aneja.

The shooting of different episodes of the show Success Stories is being held at Madh Island,Malad (West),Mumbai in a bungalow on huge sets specially made for the show. Till date, noted personalities like Pahalaj Nihalani, who is the Chairman of the Central Board of Film certifications, popular director of comedy films David Dhawan and popular villain Sonu Sood have shot for the show.


Netflix ready with Indian American Themed Sitcom-‘Brown Nation’

Netflix, the most popular content streaming platform worldwide, has picked up a brand new Indian- American show Brown Nation. Directed by Abi Varghese, an established television and film writer of Malayali origin, Brown Nation is an entertaining, slice of life series focused on life a struggling small IT business owner in New York.  The series is created and written by Matt Grubb, George Kanatt & Abi Varghese.

Rajeev Varma and Shenaz Treasurywala

Rajeev Varma and Shenaz Treasurywala

 

Well versed with popular online content and formats, the creators of Brown Nation, were first recognized for their short films- showcased at Cannes, the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles and several others. Varghese is best known for directing a popular sitcom in the Malayalam that aired on Kairali TV for three years titled Akkara Kazhchakal. Considered the first true Malayalam sitcom drawn from real life humor, it has over 43 million views online.  Brown Nation is Executive Produced by Prakash Bare, Naveen Chathappuram, & Charles Leslie.  Their prior productions include many critically acclaimed projects in Malayalam, Marathi and for the US Market which have been featured in reputed international festivals like Berlinale, Montreal and BFI, winning more than 15 regional film awards.

Omi Vaidya in a scene from the show

Omi Vaidya in a scene from the show

 

As shows focused on typical Indian American issues like ‘Master of None’ gain popularity, the concept of Brown Nation holds significant promise. The show is about a dysfunctional IT company and its world-weary owner.  With a tough to please artist wife who has her own First World problems at home, life isn’t a joyride for the boss or his employees. The show incorporates entertainment as it happens in urban lives with touches of sarcasm and irony. Their everyday work struggles and life in New York makes for many humorous situations.

 

With established Indian origin talent like Rajeev Varma, Omi Vaidya, Shenaz Treasurywala and Melanie Chandra top lining the cast, Brown Nation promises to deliver a slice of typical Indian life with ironies intact. Varghese said,  “We have tried to develop universally appealing humor by using situations of a quirky business owner working to make it in the competitive world of New York. With diversity of talent and stories making impact, this series holds potential to reach out to multiple audiences. Netflix is the best platform that we could have asked for to maximize its reach.”

 

The Brown Nation – Netflix deal was facilitated by Datta Dave from Tulsea, India’s premiere talent representation agency for emerging and top writers, directors, and production companies.

Trailer : https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/1584d4caef3eb17b?projector=1


‘Mota Bhai’ celebrates Diwali!

Yes…Neeraj Bharadwaj a.k.a Chirag Modi(Mota Bhai) of Saath Nibhaana Saathiya, the television drama series aired on Star Plus channel is taking time off from his routine shoots and will celebrate the auspicious Diwali festival with his family. The talented actor Bharadwaj playing Chirag Modi has been associated with this show for the last 6-years. Like the show, he too is a popular figure and made his village, Katihar in Bihar, a place to reckon with and talked about.

Neeraj Bharadwaj has played the lead in few Hindi and Bhojpuri films too. He always likes to celebrate the festivals with his family; especially Holi and Diwali. This Diwali too he has reached his village Katihar and is very happy. “I love to be with my family especially in Holi and Diwali festival which is celebrated here with pomp and vigor. This year too, I am lucky to be in my hometown – Katihar this Diwali and celebrate the festival with my mother, brother, sister-in-law, sister and her husband, my nephews, my old friends, relatives and others. It’s just fun here and always be a memorable outing for me,” says Neeraj Bharadwaj who is in high spirits.

Neeraj Bharadwaj

Neeraj Bharadwaj

He further adds, “I am thankful to God for blessing me with my family and giving me quality work as an actor. Work is always there; but taking time out and celebrating festive occasions with your family is an unforgettable celebration. Coming here just gives me a different kind of energy level and I get charged which helps me to retain it all the year round during the shoots. We have a compound outside my house where we burn crackers with children and share sweets with each other. I feel that celebrating festival in your home town is lot of fun and also extend by rocking Diwali wishes to all my readers.”


“kinnar’ has been appreciated by fans”- Ekktaa BP Singh

TV actress Ekktaa BP Singh who shot to fame from Colors TV’s Baani: Ishq Da Kalama is gearing up for her show on Colors Shakti– Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki (Rashmi Sharma Productions). EKktaa BP Singh is back with a bang!! From getting introduced as the women next door in Colors’ Shakti – Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki to going through a major transformation in character where she entered in the show as a Kinnar. As an actor, she has managed to stand up to the challenge that she undertook of playing this complex character.Ekktaa BP Singh Homepage

 

She said, “Yes, I am thoroughly enjoying the phase. And the role I have got back with is worth all the wait. Well, the journey has been very interesting considering that were lot of highs and lows involved. To know that my risk has been appreciated, accepted and acknowleged has made me happy. And the role is worth taking the risk. See, getting such an opportunity and plunging into it without giving it a second thought, was actually the greatest risk I took in my life. And the risk was taken with the sole intention that it gave me an opportunity to prove my mettle as an actor. It was a very difficult decision to make. As a normal human being would react on getting such a strong role, I had my own apprehensions .This role would actually change the course of my journey in acting.”


Sandip Soparrkar and Pony Verma judge Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 5

United Arab Emirates is one country that loves Bollywood films along with its music and dance numbers. Year after year UAE has been having its own version of Jhalak Dilhklaa Jaa and this year it was the season 5 of the most popular dance reality show.Sandip Soparrkar at Jhalak season 5 news

 

Like each year the contestants took the limelight by performing on various Bollywood songs with themes such as paying tribute to the women Olympic winners from India, Beti Bachao Beti Padao, patriotic military issues etc. Jhalak Dikhhlaa Jaa UAE had its favorite Judge Sandip Soparrkar on the panel as always but accompanying him this time was Ooh La La choreographer Pony Verma.

 

For the finale the contestants performed solos and gave their best to be able to get a chance of performing in front of the Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez and actor Govinda for which, they had to impress both the top Bollywood choreographers.

 

This season was even more special as the jury also shook a leg along with the contestants in the finale. Sandip Soparrkar shook his booty on “Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai” whereas Pony Verma replicate her hit “Ooh La La” moves for the 5000 packed audience at the Shaikh Rashid Auditorium, Indian High School, Dubai.

 

Talking about her first time on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa UAE Pony Verma said, “It is a pleasure to be on the sets of Jhalak UAE. The talent her is incredible and has totally left me speechless.”

 

Sandip Soparrkar who is judging Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa fourth time in a row said, “Set of Jhalak UAE is like home for me, from the director to the spot boy, all are like my family. It feels great to be on the sets year after year.”

 

After the grand finale Sreelakshmi Sateesh was adjudged the winner of Jhalak UAE season 5 followed by Nishant Iyer as first runner up and Shanice Lobo as second runner up. The winner will get to soon perform At the Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa India.


ZOOM & Philips launch Food treasure hunt show

ZOOM and Lifestyle channel of TOI network in association with Philips recently announced the launch of the third season of the show ‘Thank God It’s Friday’ at a grand event in Mumbai .  This popular series which combines food with fun, had celebrity chef Ranveer Brar and popular Indian Bollywood and television actress Prachi Desai boarding the TGIF Express, which will travel across the eight cities comprising of Mumbai, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gurgaon, Indore, Kolkatta, Vadodara &  Varanasi to discover the precious  recipes from across the  country.

Actress Prachi Desai with Ranveer Brar

Actress Prachi Desai with Ranveer Brar

 

In the recent past, this popular TV show ‘Thank God it’s Fryday Season 2’ also won Top award  at the Indian Content Marketing Awards for Best Branded Content on television. As we all know that  ZOOM is  India’s most popular Bollywood channel, which  brings viewers closer to the popular stars through their  interesting entertainment news, music, star interviews and  reviews.  The channel is  viewed  across 83 countries in the world.

 

Speaking about this show, Ranveer Brar said, “For us,  the variety of Indian food is the biggest treasure.”


Varun Dhawan to appear in ‘TaarakMehta Ka OoltahChashma!’

Varun Dhawan is a busy man these days. The actor who is going all out for promoting his upcoming action drama, ‘Dishoom’,  recently shot for an episode of Asit Modi’s, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma.Dishoom  news

 

Varun showed off his moves to Dayaben and Jethalal as he taught them the signature steps of the film’s popular number, ‘Sau Tarah Ke’.  He also gave Jethalal a tour on his A TV and the duo clicked selfies to capture the moment.

 

Dishoom, presented by Eros International and Produced by Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment, starring Varun Dhawan, John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez, directed by Rohit Dhawan, releases on 29th July 2016.


Comedy Nights Live with Bollywood Dance Masters

The hilarious talk show Comedy Night Live on Colors is climbing the ladder of success as it always keeps adding more fun and entertaining element to the show. This week was a blast on the floor, as this super entertaining episode  brought in renowned bollywood dance masters and made them get out of their Dancing shoes. The Makers of Comedy Night Live invited Bollywood ace choreographer Sandip Soparrkar, Geeta Kapoor, Mudassar Khan and Mukti Mohan as their special guests.Home view news

This episode was sure shot a bumper pack with comedy and amazing dance moves. It was refreshing to see Bollywood most talented choreographers Geeta Kapoor and Sandip Soparrakar performing  together and recreating the magic of the 60′s era following it up with the 90s style of dancing.

 

Host of the show Krushna Abhishek dressed as disco dancer Mithun Chakraborty shook a leg and teased Geeta Kapoor about her fondness for Mithun da and on the hand Bharati in her Tinku avatar performed a wedding dance with Maestro Sandip Soparrkar and made him go on his knees and propose to her. Muddasar Khan and Mukti Mohan too matched steps with each other making the episode a perfect combination of dance and comedy.

 

On a social networking site talented Geeta Kapoor thanked Sandip Soparrkar for always being humble, kind and loving towards her. And to that the dashing choreographer replied that it was always his dream to dance with her and finally it came true after so many years. It was beautiful to see artist from the same field appreciate each other rather pulling one another down.

 

Comedy Nights Live on Colors Television is hosted by Krushna Abhishek and Bharati. Rashami Desai along with Upasana Singh, Sudesh Lehri and Siddharth Sagar are also displayed their comic side in the series.


Lyricist Faaiz & Singer Sukhvinder in Kapil’s show on 26th

A musical “Comedy Nights Live” with lyricist Faaiz Anwar and Singer Sukhwinder Singh . The romcom ‘Love Ke Funday’, a film on today’s youth has been produced by FRV Big Business Entertainment Private Limited by Faaiz Anwar and Prem Prakash Gupta. The film with music by Prakash Prabhakar & Farzan Faaiz, is slated for release 15th July 2016.Faaiz Anwar, Sukhwinder Singh,Bharti Singh,Krushna Abhishek in Comedy Nights Live on Colour TV at 10 PM

A renowned romantic poet and lyricist of heart throbbing songs of movies like Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nahin, Saajan, Hello Brothers, Jab We Met and Dabbang (Tere Mast Mast Do Nain) and Rowdy Rathod (Chikni Kamar) Mr. Faaiz Anwar along with singer Sukhwinder Singh who has given superhit songs like Chhaiyan Chhaiyan, Ramta Jogi, Nai Mein Samajh Gayi, Taal Se Taal Mila, Haule Haule(Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi) to the film industry will be seen on Colors Superhit Program ‘Comedy Nights Live’ with Comedy King Krushna Abhishek and Comedy Queen Bharti Singh on 26 June, Sunday at 10 pm.

Now,  let see how these two music and comedy lovers will create a buzz for their upcoming comedy film ‘Love Ke Funday’ and how Krushna Abhishek and Bharti Singh will make this night humorous and funny?.


‘Nagarjuna Ek Yoddha’ a grand show on Life OK Channel

‘Nagarjuna-Ek Yoddha’  is an Indian hindi fantasy fiction drama television series, which began its telecast from 30 May 2016 and is currently being aired  on Life OK channel. The series is produced by Yash A Patnaik of Beyond Dreams Production and directed by Glen Baretto & Ankush Mohla. It features  Anshuman Malhotra, Nikitin Dheer and Pooja Banerjee in the lead roles.Nagarjun

‘Nagarjuna – Ek Yoddha’ derives its storyline from the great epic Mahabharata. Not many are aware that the Naagas played a very important role at various junctures in the Mahabharata. The plot of Nagarjuna…Ek Yoddha revolves around Arjun. A war started between Prithvi lok and Naag lok when Arjun burnt down the forests of Khandava-prastha and destroyed the snake king Takshaka’s family and kingdom.

The sound quality, performances , photography and special effects make this serial a grand show on small screen.


FIR Jodi Kavita Kaushik and Gopi Bhalla return on SAB TV

Here is some good news for Kavita Kaushik and Gopi Bhalla Fans and viewers of SAB TV’s, after a year, FIR famous Jodi Gopi Bhalla and Kavita kaushik will be seen entraining their fans on SAB TV coming show ‘Dr. Bhanumati on Duty.’ The new show will feature Kavita Kaushik in the central character Dr. Bhanumati whereas actor Gopi Bhalla will be seen assisting her in the hospital. Other actors are yet to be finalized. When we contacted Gopi Bhalla, he confirmed the news but didn’t reveal much about his show.Kavita Kaushik with Gopi bhalla News

 

 

According to sources Optimystix Productions is bringing up a new show with Kavita Kaushik as a lead which will be a replacement for their existing show ‘Woh Teri Bhabhi Hai Pagle’. The new show will be titled as ‘Dr. Bhanumati on Duty’ having the same backdrop of Hospital. However the leads will be different along with the concept of the show which will no longer revolve around a love story. The Show Written by Amit Aryan.

 

Kavita and Gopi Bhalla is best known for playing the role of Chandramukhi Chautala and Gopi in SAB TV’s hit serial F.I.R.


SRK promotes ‘Fan’ through popular Marathi TV show

When it comes to promoting his film, Sharukh Khan is always willing to go anywhere. Recently, the popular Bollywood actor was present at  the 175th show of popular Marathi laughter show, ‘Chala Hava Yeu Dya’ on Zee Marathi channel.SRK in marathi prog 3

 

To welcome the actor, the show presenters had played a film, giving all the details of Shahrukh’s initial struggle and journey in Bollywood. They also played a skit based on his hit film ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge’, in which popular artistes from this programme took part.SRK in Marathi Programme

 

After the programme, Shahrukh appreciated their performance and greeted them all. “I have come here to promote my film ‘Fan’ but I have become your fan,” he said. The programme will be telecast on Monday 11th April 206 at 9.30 pm on Zee Marathi.


‘My Yellow Table’ kicks off its season with Sandip Soparrkar

After a successful run of celebrity chef Kunal Kapoor’s show, My Yellow Table, NDTV Good Times, is back with the second season of the series. The season two starts off with celebrity guest Ballroom dancer and bollywood choreographer Sandip Soparrkar cooking and dancing along with Chef Kunal Kapoor.

Sandip Soparrakar with chef Kunal Kapoor

Sandip Soparrakar with chef Kunal Kapoor

 

This opening episode of My Yellow Table promises to be one of the most entertaining ones so far, filled with loads of fun and dancing. Chef Kunal Kapur impress the renowned  choreographer Sandip Soparrkar with his super interesting menu of Grilled Paneer Tapenade, Italian Pulao, Berries with Grape Juice Jelly and Granita of Grape Juice and in turn the graceful dancer thanked the chef for his generousity by teaching him a few fun filled dance moves.

 

You definitely don’t want to miss this exciting food and dance filled episode, where the world famous dancer spoke of his Hotel Management days and how he shifted his career from being a chef to a professional dancer.

 

Chef Kunal Kapoor said “It was a pleasure to have Sandip Soparrkar on my show, his personality is so charming that one can’t take their eyes off him. He is not only an accomplished danced but a wonderful person and a good cook too, which is a true sign of a complete man.”

 

The concept of the show My Yellow Table is to create Indian food with a twist in the ingredients with a hope to convince viewers that cooking is not rocket science and everything that tastes good does not have to be complex.

 


Swati Kaushik in comedy serial “Forty plus”

Model, Actor, TV & Film actress Swati Kaushik has been seen in many serials like CID, Fear File, Savdhaan India, Maharana Pratap etc and movies like My Loving Dad, Hum to Chale London, Yamdas etc. Currently she is doing a comedy serial for DoorDarshan titled ‘Forty Plus.’ She is playing the character of Preeto and it is liked by the people.

Swati Kaushik

Swati Kaushik

 

Preeto is a NRI married to an Indian. Preeto’s Father-in-Law has a compatibility problem which adds comic element to the show. Speaking about her role Swati Kaushik says “I would like to do a challenging role. The serial shows the character of father and mother who are forty plus and have sacrificed everything. They face many problems while their children have multiple opinions. This is a good concept.”


Anuja Sathe impresses in new serial ‘Tamanna’ on Star Plus channel

New TV serial ‘Tamanna’ on Star Plus channel, is an intersting story of a young woman cricketer ‘Dhara’, from a Gujarathi family, living in Jamnagar. Dhara is passionate about the game of cricket and wants to become a top woman cricketer. However, her family members and others around are opposed to her dreams.

Anuja Sathe

Anuja Sathe

 

Instead of feeling dejected,Dhara focusses on her dream and finally turns a top woman cricketer of the country. Talented Marathi actress Anuja Sathe impresses through her character of Dhara in this serial, which revolves around her. Kiran Karmarkar plays her father in this serial.While other important artistes in this serial are, Ketki Dave, Rajlaxmi Solanki, Harsh Chhaya & Vishal Gandhi.

 

The serial is telecast from Monday to friday at 10 pm on Star Plus channel.


‘Ye Hai Mohabbatein’ still popular

‘Ye Hai Mohabbatein’ which was previously titled ‘Tera Mera Rishta Purana’ is a popular Hindi serial on Star Plus and is rated among the top five serials today. Now, nearing 700 episodes, it was first aired on 3 December 2013.It is aired from Monday to Sunday in the evening, with repeat telecast at 11pm on the same day and 1 pm following day.yeh hai mohabbatein still

 

Produced by Ekta Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms, The story is partially based on Manju Kapur’s novel Custody,set on the backdrop of Delhi. The serial follows the love story of Ishita and Raman, who belong to different cultures.

 

Best thing about this show is that it presents more happy moments than sad happennings. This TV show stars Karan Patel,Divyanka Tripathi,Ruhanika Dhawan,Mihika Verma ,
Raj Singh Arora ,Neena Kulkarni and others.


Sandip-Jesse only dancing couple on Sony TVshow ‘Power Couple’

The Indian adaptation of one of Israel’s most successful reality shows, Power Couple, is all set to hit our television screens. The show will have 10 celebrity couples living under one roof, as they face extreme challenges to prove how well they know each other. Love, trust, compromise, decision-making, and romance, these are the facets of relationships that come through in the music video made especially for Power Couple. The video features all the couples on a journey. The song Pehli Jhalak is melodious and has been sung by Arijit Singh and Shalmali Kholgade.

Sandip and Jesse

Sandip and Jesse

Sandip Soparrkar is a ballroom dancer and choreographer while Jesse is a model, and his willing dance partner. They have been together for 10 years and been married for six. Sandip Soparrkar and wife Jesse will face multiple tests to prove how powerful their love is, while living together under one roof. Sandip Soparrkar said, “I am on this show only because Jesse is very keen to do this show, this is the first time I am a contestant on a reality show, before this I have only been judging dance reality show, I feel nervous being on the contestant side now. On the other hand Jesse has done stunt based reality show before and has also been a runner up in it, she is super excited for Power Couple and is looking forward to doing all the Pyaar ke tests.’

Aamir Ali-Sanjeeda Sheikh, Apurva Agnihotri-Shilpa Saklani, Pratyusha Banerjee-Rahul Raj Singh, Naved Jaffrey-Sayeeda, Sandip Soparrkar-Jesse Randhawa, Salil Ankola and wife Ria, Shawar Ali-Marcela, Mugdha Godse-Rahul Dev and Delnaz Irani and Percy Karkaria are some of the couples on the show. The show, will be aired on Sony Television every Saturday and Sunday at 830 pm. It will be hosted by actor-producer Arbaaz Khan and his wife Malaika Arora Khan. The promos of Power Couple are already on air.


‘Siya Ke Ram’ new serial on Star Plus

‘Siya Ke Ram’ also called ‘Maryada Purushottam Siya Ke Ram’  is a new mythological TV seriea on Star Plus  channel.  Produced by Nikhil Sinha  maker of ‘Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev’ the serial which began on Monday 16th November , presents the  story, based on epic Ramayana which has been penned by Valmiki.  The serial will present  unseen version of the Ramayana from Sita’s perspective. This serial will  feature  Ashish Sharma and Madirakshi Mundle in the roles of  lord Rama and Sita in main lead.

Sita in Siya ke Ram

Sita in Siya ke Ram

The first episode has been impressive with good beginning with wonderful performances coming from talented and versatile artistes. The dialogues are well written and well designed sets and good photography makes this serial a worth watch. The serial will be telecast from Monday to Friday for one hour, between 8 pm and 9 pm for one hour.

In the first episode we saw King Dashrath  played by Dalip Tahil, Sumitra played by Sampada Vaze, Kaushalya by  Snigdha Akolkar , King Janak played by Bijay anand, while Sunayna Devi played by Bhargavi Chirmule.  Karthik Jayaram plays Ravana in this serial, while Nikhil Narag plays the role of Lakshmana.


Divya Aggarwal roped in for Balaji Telefilms show on ‘&TV’

Cute TV actress Divya Aggarwal, last seen on ‘Secret Diaries – The Hidden Chapters’ on Channel V, has been roped in to play a key role in Balaji Telefilms’ show ‘Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum’ for ‘&TV ‘ Channel  .

Divya Aggarwal

Divya Aggarwal

 

From what we hear, the actress will be seen playing a perky character named Roopa Singh. The elementary phase of the show will see her wedding preparations, according to a reliable source.

 

When contacted, Divya confirmed the news, but refused to divulge further details.

 

This musical love story will see actors Karan Kundra and Saanvi Talwar as the protagonists. Other cast members include Kali Babu, Papiya Sen Gupta, Manohar Pandit, Ashish Mehrotra and Vineet Kumar. This soap opera has been on air since 26th October, 2015 and has been receiving an excellent response from the viewers.


Big ‘B’ back on small screen with ‘Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi’

‘Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi’  is an Indian entertainment television series, which is being aired on STAR Plus channel. Produced by  STAR India of Uday Shankar, this show  is an adaptation of the British series Tonight’s the Night. The show will present  common people, who have accomplished something extraordinary. Amitabh Bachchan, who has returned to small screen, after a long time,  is playing the  host of the show. This programme will be aired from Monday to Saturday at 11.30 pm.

Amruta with Hemalata

Amruta with Hemalata

 

The very first episode of the show, presented Hemalata as the participant, who has started the orchestra of the blind people. During the programme, she expressed her wish to dance with Jhalak Dikhala Ja winner and film actress Amruta Khanvilkar. And, Amruta fulfilled her wish, by shaking her legs with her, in presence of Big B, Amitabh Bachchan. There are many more celebrities, who are expected to take part in this programme, to make every special participant happy.


Win Rs.9999/- during Navaratri on Zee Marathi channel

Navaratri Contest on Zee Marathi Channel

Every TV channel organises something special during Navaratri festival, to  entertain the home viewers. But, Zee Marathi channel, which is very popular among Marathi and other language viewers, has organised a special contest for their viewers. So, everyday, the lucky contestants will have an opportunity to win cash prize of Rs. 9999/-.  9 ch padha

The participant will have to give the correct answer to the question asked every half an hour between 6.30 pm and 11 pm; i.e. during the break of their ongoing serials, ‘Home Minister’, ‘Jai Malhar’, ‘Nanda Saukhyabhare’, ‘Honar Suun Mi Hya Gharchi’, ‘Ka Re Durava’, ‘Majhe Pati Saubhyagyavati’, ‘Chala hava yeu Dya’, ‘Asmita’& ‘Dil Dosti Duniyadari’.

 

The contest known as ‘Naucha Padha Navaratricha’ will be open from 13th October and will go on till 21st October 2015. So, there will be nine questions to be asked daily and the participant will be given two options. Winners will be selected by lucky draw and will be announced on Dussera day.


Amruta Khanvilkar to appear in ‘Jhalak Dikhhala Ja’

 

After winning the popular Nach Baliye -7 reality show, Marathi Glam doll Amruta Khanvilkar, is now all set to appear in celebrity guest appearance in Saturday’s concept of ‘Teen Ka Tadka’, in another reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhala Ja’. This programme will be telecast at 9 pm on Colors channel and Amruta will be performing along with one of the participants  Neha and choreographer Rajit.

Amruta ( Left) with choreographer Rajit and JDJ participant Neha.

Amruta ( Left) with choreographer Rajit and JDJ participant Neha.

 

It may be recalled that Amruta had really worked very hard, for the previous programme Nach Baliye -7, when she had to play a strict teacher of her hubby Himanshu, to get the correct steps during rehearsals. Amruta, who achieved name and fame, with her super hit Lavani performance in Marathi film ‘Natarang’, had also played an important role in the film ‘Golmaal’. Her next big budget Marathi film ‘Katyar Kaljaat Ghusali’ is due for release in Diwali, while her another big film ‘One way Ticket’ which was recently launched, followed by shooting schedule in Europe, will release on Gudi Padawa day in 2016.


TV Celebs bonding with Ganpati Festival Spirit

Like every year TV industry celebrating Ganesh Festival with great Fanfare. Being Devotees of Bappa, Several celebs have taken time off from their busy schedule to surrender to the festive frenzy. They are visiting their industry colleagues to seek blessing of Bappa.

Devshi Khanduri,Nirali-Ruslaan Mumtaz with Sumit Khetan celebrating Ganapati fest.

Devshi Khanduri,Nirali-Ruslaan Mumtaz with Sumit Khetan celebrating Ganapati fest.

 

Artistic Director and Choreographer Sumit Khetan is a great devotee of Lord Ganesha. He has been visiting Siddhivinayak temple for more than a decade on every Tuesday and also has been brining home the statue of Ganesha. Sumit organised Puja at his place where many celebs from the industry came to seek the blessing of Bappa.

 

Ruslaan Mumtaz who came with his wife Nirali Mehta was seen offering prayers to Lord Ganesh. Actress Devshi Khanduri, and Actors Neeraj Malviya, Vinod Singh and Mukul Harish were seen praying to bappa for Health, Wealth and wisdom.


Zee Marathi to telecast Unch Majha Zoka’ awards on 13th Sept

 

Zee Marathi to telecast Unch Majha Zoka’ awards on 13th Sept

 

Known for their social commitment to encourage women who have excelled in different fields like social work, education, sports, literature, science, environment awareness & health; Zee Marathi channel felicitates 10 such women every year. This year was the third year of their felicitation function, which was held at Dr.kashinath Ghanekar auditorium, in Thane. The telecast of this ceremony, which would inspire many viewers, about the work undertaken by these award recipients, will be shown on 13th September 2015, at 7 pm on Zee Marathi channel.

Well Known social worker Meeratai Lad receiving with 'Unch Majha Zoka' Lifetime achievement award from Mr. Ankush Kakade.

Well Known social worker Meeratai Lad receiving with ‘Unch Majha Zoka’ Lifetime achievement award from Mr. Ankush Kakade.

 

 This year’s lifetime achievement award for social work, was conferred upon Ms. Meeratai Lad, who has been serving for the welfare of leprosy affected people at Shantivan, educating Aadivasi children and providing love and affection to handicapped and old people from Home for the Aged. Razia Sultana, from Amaravati, who is working for the welfare of downtrodden women was also felicitated for her work in the field of social welfare. Dr.Priyadarshini Karve, received the honours for her work in the field of Environment awareness, for developing a smokeless cooking stove.

 

Among the other award recipients were, long distance runner Kavita Raut, for her excellence in sports, well known writer and poet Kavita Mahajan, Municipal worker Vaishal Barye from Pune, for her cleanliness drive for healthcare, Monica More, for her courage to bounce back in life, in spite of losing both her hands, in train accident, Pooja Ghansarwad, from a poor family, who studied for her 10th exams in the light of a pyre in crematorium, to score 91% marks in SSC exams, young Sweety Pate, an Aerospace Engineer, now working with NASA and above all Seematai Sakhare, from Nagpur, for her fight against injustice on women. The awards were presented by many prominent personalities from like Mr. Arun Kakade, Rohini Hattangadi, Amruta Subhash, Dhanraj Pillay and others.

 

This programme  anchored by well known Marathi artistes Atul Kulkari and Sonali Kulkarni, will be telecast on Zee Marathi channel, on 13th September at 7 pm.