MUMBAI: Come 30 September and CNN-IBN and IBN7 will be launching a new celebrity chat show.
This 30 minute weekend show will be aired on CNN-IBN at and has been named Catch the Star; while on IBN7 it will be aired at and is called Superstar.
Every episode will feature a celebrity in conversation with host Rajeev Masand. The first episode of the series will feature John Abraham on 30 September.
With the festival season round the corner, CNN-IBN has lined up special programming for their Indian viewers. As apart of the Dussehra programming, the channel will present Ram Lila Trail on October 1 at .
WhatÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s more, with the Lage Raho Munnabhai fever still on, the channel will also have a special show as a run-up to the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on 2 October. A half hour special show will talk about the new age Mahatma on CNN-IBN at and on IBN 7 at .
Also, on 30 September, Rajdeep Sardesai will host The Verdict at on CNN-IBN, wherein he will discuss — ‘Munnabhai shows a way; can Gandhigiri work in real life?’