Akshay, Katrina to crown Sony’s JDJ winner

MUMBAI: Come Saturday, 15 December at 9pm, the results of Sony’s Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa-Dancing with the Stars will be announced. Doing the honours will be Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif, stars   of the upcoming release Welcome, who grace the show’s finale as celeb guests.


The three finalists, Sandhya Mridul, Prachi Desai and Jay Bhanushali each take turn to showcase their best. For the finalists there’s solo dancing, dancing with their choreographers, dancing with judges as well as performances by contestants Tapur Chaterji, Cyrus, Rohit, Mona, Sudha Chandran, Mini Mathur and Sonali Kulkarni including judge Urmila Matondkar.


Sony Entertainment Television executive vice president and business head Albert Almeida said, “The second season of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa-Dancing with the Stars has witnessed a higher level of audience interactivity and enthusiasm from the celebrity contestants. The season also presented a galaxy of Bollywood stars shaking a leg with the contestants that further raised the bar for viewer involvement. For the first time, the show introduced a ‘wild card entry’ on public demand. We are now reaching the peak of this successful show with our Grand Finale plans that will complete the glamour and glitter quotient of Jhalak with Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif crowing the winner.”