On the subject of a few of the hottest actuality TV reveals in India, Sony Leisure Tv is the primary broadcaster that pops to thoughts! The channel is synonymous for years of hit non-scripted actuality reveals. As Sony TV gears up for the launch of its authentic dance sequence ‘India’s Greatest Dancer’, BizAsiaDwell.com appears to be like at 5 of essentially the most memorable actuality TV reveals on the channel.
It’s value noting that reveals like ‘Bigg Boss’, ‘Worry Issue’ and ‘Jhalak Dikhhlaa Jaa’ have been first broadcast on Sony TV earlier than rights switched to rival, Colours.
Some of the iconic dance reveals within the historical past of Indian tv, ‘Boogie Woogie’ quick grew to become the channel’s staple present in India and internationally. It launched in 1996 and ran for seven seasons. Javed Jaffrey was the face of the present as its predominant choose. ‘Boogie Woogie’ additionally was one of many first to start out particular dance championships focusing on people of various age teams. It was additionally one of many first to run competitions within the UK, with native participation paving the way in which for additional success on a world degree.
X Issue India
Leaping on the success of the UK model, ‘X Issue India’ proved a disappointment for the channel however had the reliability issue for UK viewers. The one and solely season, which aired in Could 2011 boasted of big line-up of judges together with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and singers Shreya Ghoshal and Sonu Nigam. Regardless of this, the present was unable to stay as much as the success of the UK sequence, which after 20 years continues to broadcast on Saturday nights on ITV1.
10 Ka Dum
Salman Khan’s interactive sport present has in its quick run grow to be some of the widespread reveals within the channel’s historical past. The primary episode of ’10 Ka Dum’ aired in June 2008 and has aired two additional seasons submit that. Its latest version aired in 2018, which as soon as once more sustained its reputation. The third sequence enhanced the present’s interactivity with viewers having the ability to take part via the channel’s app.
After getting off to a flying begin in 2004, ‘Indian Idol’ is the channel’s flagship singing actuality present. The present has churned out some very credible winners through the years together with Abhijeet Sawant, Prashant Tamang, Sourabhee Debbarma and Salman Ali, amongst many others. The present initially boasted of a set judging panel together with Anu Malik, Sonu Nigam and Farah Khan. Nevertheless, through the years, different celebrities akin to Sunidhi Chauhan, Kailash Kher, Asha Bhosle and extra just lately Neha Kakkar, have taken over seats on the panel. Whereas, ‘Indian Idol’ has confirmed profitable in each outing, it’s value noting that ‘Indian Idol 10′ was the present’s greatest ever, smashing scores and giving Sony TV an enormous enhance, not simply in India however in UK too. The present has usually crushed Star Plus and Colours’ weekend reveals during the last couple of years. The present sequence ends on twenty second February 2020.
Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC)
The Indian model of ‘Who Needs To Be A Millionaire’ moved from Star Plus to Sony TV in 2010. The present has remained core to its authentic format, with a couple of tweaks made by its manufacturing home Huge Synergy Productions through the years. Regardless of Shah Rukh Khan stepping in as host quickly throughout the earlier a part of the present’s historical past, Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan has remained one of many main elements within the success of ‘KBC’. Recognized for its huge cash win and relateable tales by contestants, ‘KBC’ has made historical past for the channel, regardless of the unique English sequence going off-air lately. Within the UK, ‘KBC’ has usually crushed rival channels in its weekday primetime slot.
‘India’s Greatest Dancer’ launches on Saturday twenty ninth February. It options Malaika Arora, Geeta Kapoor and Terence Lewis as judges. Because it has showcased through the years, little doubt Sony TV can have one other hit actuality present on its palms with this explicit sequence.