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Deven Bhojani to direct action-packed show 'Pukaar' for Life OK

Friday, 31 October 2014 | 7:15 pm

He directed the entertaining and comical Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai back in 2005. Now after nine years, actor Deven Bhojani has gone behind the cameras once again - but this time, for an action-packed show titled Pukaar - Call For The Hero.

Famous for his comic roles and unabashed humour, Deven is excited about directing the mini-series for Life OK as it is different from what he has tried before.

"Excited! Busy directing (along with Vipul Shah) a Mini Series Pukaar - Call For The Hero (telecast begins from November 8, 2014 on LIFE OK)," Deven tweeted recently.

Nina Davuluri to judge 'DID Super Moms' Mega Auditions in New York and Finale in Mumbai

After a phenomenal success of Dance India Dance North America 2013 and Dance India Dance Little Masters North America 2014, with more than 20,000 videos, 2 rounds of ground auditions across 16 cities, and topping the ratings chart, Zee TV Americas is all set to open doors for DID Super Moms North America.

Super Moms will give a platform to women who gave up their dreams of becoming a dancer and settled for a career, family, and motherhood. DID Super Moms North America aims to give "Umeed" (Hope) to millions of mothers across North America who aspire to make a name for themselves in the field of dance.

Sahil Salathia from Jammu to play a key role in Ashutosh Gowariker's 'Everest'

Sahil Salathia, a software engineer from Jammu, considers himself lucky to be chosen for a key role in Ashutosh Gowariker's forthcoming TV show Everest. He is totally dedicated towards the show.

"I feel extremely honoured that Ashu (Ashutosh) sir chose me for the 'mahurat' shot of the show. It was after a series of look tests that I was finalised to play the second lead Arjun Sabharwal. After that, I breathe, sleep, eat and live 'Everest' during every moment of my life," Sahil said in a statement.

The show, which has three actors in the lead, is due to go on air on Star Plus November 3, 2014.

‘DID Super Moms’ back with season 2

Not all shows can make superstars out of commoners, but a property that is considered to be the biggest home-grown reality show in India, Dance India Dance, has  been doing it for over five years now.

The show along with its various sub-franchises like Dance Ke Superstars, DID Dance Ka Tashan, Dance India Dance Li’l Masters, Dance Ke SuperKids and Dance India Dance Doubles, have had a successful run in the country.

One of its hit property, Dance India Dance Super Moms, launched last year along with other two big non-fiction properties, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa on Colors and Indian Idol Junior on Sony. And if numbers are to be believed, out of the three, DID Super Moms emerged out as the clear winner and opened with the highest ratings.

TRP Ratings of Week 43 (19th October 2014 to 25th October 2014)

Thursday, 30 October 2014 | 3:40 pm

TVT and GVT Ratings of Indian Television Shows
(TAM Ratings for week 43, 2014) 

In the week 43 of TAM TV ratings, Sony Entertainment Television’s (SET) and sister channel – Sab TV has been served a significant growth with a pleasant surprise. All the other general entertainment channels (GECs) saw a drop in their viewership.

Star Plus continues to lead the pack with 594,825 GVTs, down from 600,523 GVTs. Despite a drop, Colors continues to occupy second position with 432,194 GVTs, down from 436,422 GVTs.

'Pyaar Ka Dard Hai...' to end up & replaced by Ashutosh Gowariker's 'Everest'

Star Plus' prime time show 'Pyaar Ka Dard Hai - Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara' is all set to exit from Television & dedicate its time slot to Ashutosh Gowariker's 'Everest'.

'Pyaar Ka Dard Hai' will end on a positive note, thanks to Actor Nivaan Sen who essayed the role of Sahil, the main mastermind behind the kidnap of protagonist Pankhudi (Actress Disha Parmar's character's name), and returned the Lakshmi of the house by turning himself down to the police along with his gang.

'Yeh Dil Sun Raha Hai' cast uses own costumes for the shoot

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 | 11:24 pm

The costumes for TV show "YehDil Sun RahaHai" were destroyed in the recent fire that broke out at the Killick Nixon studio. But the cast members have come to the rescue by using their own wardrobe items for the shoot.

The Sony PAL show is produced by Ekta Kapoor, who also owns the Killick Nixon studio.

Bigg Boss 8: Sushant gets nominated thanks to Upen Patel

The game inside the Bigg Boss 8 house is getting interesting with each passing day. The new phone booth task seems to have taken a toll on everyone.

After Karishma Tanna and Puneet Issar being tortured to sit inside the phone booth and perform tasks, it was housemate Sushant's turn to take the onus. When Sushant went inside the phone booth, he was asked who in the house understands him the most. Sushant without even thinking much takes Upen Patel's name. The mysterious voice on the other side of the phone orders him his first task. The voice tells him to convince Upen to shave his head and become bald. However, to Sushant's misfortune, Upen disagrees to do it and says I will shave off my eyebrow, my chest but not my head. He further says that he's an actor and can't play with his appearance. Upen tells Sushant that he is really close to him and he doesn't need to prove that through a task.

‘Entertainment’ became the highest rated Hindi movie premiere of 2014 beating 'Kick'

(Source: TAM, CS4+, HSM, Premiere TVTs)

Zee Cinema, the ultimate Hindi movie destination on Indian television, has earned the top spot among movie premieres with its latest blockbuster movie ‘Entertainment’ grossing an all-time high of 2,59,007 GTVTs (Source TAM: Week 42).  The film has Akshay Kumar and Tamannah Bhatia in the lead roles along with Johnny Lever and Krishna Abhishek at their comic best.

Third ‘Avengers’ movie to be split into two parts

After creating a buzz with the Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer, Marvel Studios have announced the third Avengers film with a surprise for the fans; the movie will be broken into two parts.

Named Avengers: Infinity Wars, the first part will release on 4 May 2018 while the final part will hit the theatres on 3 May 2019.

Big Magic launches weekend property ‘Shahi Shanivaar’

Big Magic, the flagship Hindi general entertainment channel from Reliance Broadcast Network brings another new offering in its bouquet of shows.

Riding on the immense popularity of ‘Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal’, the channel is extending the show now on weekends with a one hour new episode every Saturday at 9 pm.

Titled ‘Shahi Shanivaar’, the latest weekend property stands on the backdrop of magnificent look and historical stories and aims to retain its audience attention even on weekends.

Commenting on announcement of Shahi Shanivaar, Reliance Broadcast Network COO Lavneesh Gupta said, “We are delighted to announce a weekend property called ‘Shahi Shanivaar’ on the popular show ‘Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal’ that keeps up the historical comedy quotient on Saturdays too.”

Woman consumes acid after husband refuses to take her to watch 'Happy New Year'

Yes you read it right! Well, here is a story that will leave you shell-shocked! A 21-year-old married woman consumed acid just because her husband refused to take her to watch the Shah Rukh Khan starrer Happy New Year!

The incident took place in Khaniya Dana, north of Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh and it has been reported that Neha Sen asked her husband Vishal to take her for the recently released Shah Rukh Khan starrer, but he refused saying the theatre would be overcrowded as the festive season had kicked in.

'Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyar', new show about a couple rediscovering love after 15 years

The relationship between a husband and wife can end, but that between a mother and father can not. That's the crux of producer Ekta Kapoor's new show on Sony TV after Bade Achhe Laggte Hain.

Titled Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyar, this one's the story of a mature couple, Dr Nachiket Khanna (Ronit Roy) and Ragini Patel (Pallavi Kulkarni Nerurkar), exploring the intricacies of human relationships. A misunderstanding breaks Nachiket and Ragini's marriage, after which he moves to America with three of their kids and Ragini stays back in India with two kids. Over a period of time, Nachiket turns indifferent and rather insensitive, while Ragini is still trying to run away from the ghosts of her failed marriage.

Ek Rishta Aisa Bhi, quite literally

We may not have it all together, but together we have it all. This indeed stands true for Sony PAL's Ek Rishta Aisa Bhi's lead Preeti Chowdhary who finds a home away from home on the sets of her show.

Preeti who in real life is blessed with the love and affection of not one but 11 cousins and sisters, hails from a very close knitted family. So when Preeti goes to the sets to shoot for her show, it seems that she doesn't miss her sisters or cousins at all.

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