Zing launches reality hunt for anchors


MUMBAI: Close on the heels of initiating the process of its re-branding as Zing, Zee Muzic has now launched a new reality series, Cornetto Anchor Hunt.

Cornetto Anchor Hunt is a nationwide search for three fresh faces that will go on to become anchors of new shows on Zing, ETC and Zee Trendz. Premiering on Zing on 19 April at 11 am, the series will showcase the journeys of participants.

The judges on the show are Lubna Adam, Manasi Scott, Arjan Bajwa, Celina Jaitley and Tusshar Kapoor.

Zing, ETC and Zee Trendz business head Anurag Bedi said, "India has immense talent just waiting to explode on celluloid. Cornetto Anchor Hunt aims to provide aspiring anchors a chance to prove their mettle, a platform to network with mentors and bag plum assignments as anchors of our new shows. We are very pleased with the kind of talent we’ve unearthed through this series and have no doubts that our winners will emerge as extremely popular, engaging television hosts."

A regular on page 3 and a comedian in mainstream Bollywood films, Bobby Darling  has also chosen to participate in the show.