Aamir Khan to host Pogo Amazing Kids’ Awards


MUMBAI: This year actor Aamir Khan will be hosting the finale of Pogo Amazing Kids’ Awards with Taare Zameen Par child co-actor Darsheel.

The awards will be aired on 29 December at 6 pm. Moreover, Pogo Amazing Kids’ Awards is the first ever show hosted by Khan.

“Kids have always been a source of inspiration and strength to me. I believe that there is a star in every kid, and a platform to boost their confidence levels and express their hidden talents is very important,” said Khan.
“Pogo’s mission is to be the home for kids’ who aspire to play smarter, bounce higher, dream bigger, and thinklouder… in a nutshell – kids’ of today! Pogo Amazing Kids Awards is one such brand extension that aims to search, recognise and empower kids across India. We are delighted that acclaimed actor and a kids’ icon, Aamir Khan will be joining us in our endeavour to promote and encourage children across India to deliver their best – by hosting the grand finale of India’s premiere and only, dedicated kids’ televised awards show – Pogo Amazing Kids’ Awards 2007,” said Turner International India vice president advertising sales and networks India and South Asia, Monica Tata.

The awards consist of multiple categories and 24 kids from across the country will battle it out for the title of the ‘Pogo Amazing Kid’ across eight categories including arts, sports, music, singing, dance, genius, leadership and entertainment. The winners will be awarded with a child benefit policy worth Rs 500,000 each and also win goodies.