Sahara One rolls out reality show to hunt for Super Stars

Mumbai :Sahara One Television in association with Endemol India brings on television a reality concept titled Super Stars. The TV show gives an opportunity to the Shah Rukh Khans and Madhuri Dixits of India to portray their talent. The permanent judges for the show will be Urmila Matondkar and Shiamak Davar. A third judge will be differ every week. These judges will include Preity Zinta, Abhishek Bachchan etc.

Speaking at the launch of this reality show Urmila says, “I have been offered various proposals earlier, but this one really interested me for many reasons. One reason being that, the show judges the contestants not just on dancing or acting but overall.”

Purnendu Bose, COO, Sahara One TV says, “India is a nation obsessed with Bollywood. There are temples, clubs, associations dedicated to film actors. Dancing and singing is not only about performing, it is a passion that drives the souls of many. With our show it is our endeavour to provide a national platform for this talent.”

He further informs, “This show is going to be the biggest ever on Sahara One. We are going to spend a huge amount for its promotion and marketing activities. The participants on the show will be judged on three parameters- look and style, acting and dance. The winner will get a prize of Rs. 10 million and a role in the next film of Sahara.”

The first phase of Super Stars rolled out on 10 August starting with Ludhiana followed by NewDelhi, Kolkata, Bhopal and Mumbai. The international version of the show is called Stars in Their Eyes and is produced in over 20 countries including UK, USA Germany, Italy and Australia.