REALITY SHOW

  • 'Halla Bol 2' first episode inspired by 'Mary Kom'? November 25, 2014

    New Delhi: After creating ripples on the big screen, the story of boxing champ M.C. Mary Kom seems to be headed to the small screen. The makers of 'Halla Bol 2' have taken cue from her story for it's pilot episode. The first episode of season two of the show will...
  • Reality TV show 'Big Brother' to debut in China October 29, 2014

    Beijing: A Chinese online video site says it is bringing the "Big Brother" reality TV show to China. Youku Tudou Inc. said a Chinese version of the program will run for 10 weeks early next year and production is due to start soon. It is collaborating with Endemol China, a new...
  • Members of extended Jackson family in reality show July 13, 2014

    California: Members of Michael Jackson's extended family are stepping out of what they call "the Jackson bubble" for a reality show. The sixepisode show, debuting Nov. 18 on Reelz, focuses on Alejandra Jackson, the exwife of Michael's brother Jermaine, and her five children. After Michael's death five years ago, they left...
  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7: Madhuri Dixit does a mindblowing samba act on the opening weekend of the dancebased reality show June 10, 2014

    If you thought iconic actress Madhuri Dixit was all about grace and poise, you may now be forced to think differently. With her amazing samba act on the seventh season of the dancebased reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa', Dixit proved that she can be a badass too. She totally nailed the...
  • Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar judges a special episode of 'Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega' April 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar Monday shot here for a celebrity special episode of Indian talent reality show 'Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega' with Bollywood celebrities Farah Khan and Anu Malik. He was "amazed" at the talent. "I was very excited and was looking forward to the special episode. I...
  • Lindsay Lohan suffered miscarriage while filming reality show April 21, 2014

    Los Angeles: Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has revealed that she suffered a miscarriage while filming her reality show 'Lindsay'. The 27-year-old 'Mean Girls' star made the announcement in the season finale episode of her reality series. She said it was the reason she took a couple of weeks off from...
  • 'Khatron Ke Khiladi': Amitabh Bachchan lends his voice for the opening episode of the show March 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Amitabh Bachchan has lent his voice for the opening episode of the action-adventure show 'Khatron Ke Khiladi'. The show 'Khatron Ke Khiladi - Darr Ka Blockbuster' starts tonight. Big B will be introducing director Rohit Shetty, who is the host of this season, sources said. Bachchan had done a special...
  • Varun Dhawan to be a labourer for a day for a new reality show January 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan, who made his Bollywood debut with Karan Johar's 'Student of the Year', will make his foray on small screen with a reality show dedicated to a social cause. The reality show, which is yet to be titled and will feature superstar Salman Khan, will see...
  • TV Reality shows help promote classical music: Zakir Hussain January 16, 2014

    Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain says he supports reality shows on TV as they promote musical understanding and make classical music popular.Hussain also told the media after a show in Agra on Wednesday evening that he was conserving the "heritage of Amir Khusro" and promoting Sufi music. He said he was elated...
  • Not comfortable with reality shows: Preetika Rao December 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Preetika, younger sister of Bollywood actress Amrita Rao, is making her debut on TV with a fiction show, but says reality shows are not on her wishlist as she won't be comfortable doing them. The 25yearold, whose debut show 'Beintehaa' will go on air Monday on Colors, admits that...
  • Don't like to see women tortured on TV shows: Asha Parekh December 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Asha Parekh, who has been a part of television industry for some time, says some of the serials on the small screen are quite regressive. After she quit acting, the actress turned to the small screen and directed many television serials, including the mega hit show 'Kora...
  • 'Bigg Boss' is a game of TRPs, says Pooja Misra November 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Reality TV star Pooja Misra describes 'Bigg Boss' as 'controversial' and says that the participants have to sign a 'Hitler's contract' before entering the reality show. Pooja, who featured in the fifth season of 'Bigg Boss 5', said: "'Bigg Boss' is a very controversial show. Staying in the 'Bigg...
  • I'll never be part of 'Bigg Boss': Hiten Tejwani October 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Hiten Tejwani has participated in dance reality shows like 'Nach Baliye' and 'Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar', but is not comfortable with the idea of entering 'Bigg Boss' house. 'Bigg Boss', currently in its seventh season, is a celebrity reality show that sees participants locked inside a...
  • TN: Woman 'confesses' to husband's murder in reality show, surrenders October 28, 2013

    Chennai: A 38year old woman, who confessed in a Tamil television reality show to abetting the murder of her husband by her paramour, surrendered before the police five months after the incident, which was initially treated as a case of sucide. D Sumathi was produced in a court in Tiruvarur district...
  • 'Nach Baliye' will be an emotional journey: Debina Bonnerjee October 18, 2013

    New Delhi: TV actress Debina Bonnerjee and husband Gurmeet Choudhary are excited to participate in the sixth season of celebrity dance reality show 'Nach Baliye'. The couple feel their journey on the show will be an emotional one. "It will be an emotional journey rather than a professional one. We...
  • Sanjeev Seth, Lata Sabharwal to participate in 'Nach Baliye 6' October 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjeev Seth and his wife, actress Lata Sabharwal, will be seen entertaining the audience with their dancing skills in the sixth season of celebrity couple dance reality show 'Nach Baliye'. They are seen as the onscreen couple in popular TV show 'Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai' where Sanjeev plays...
  • Gurmeet Choduhary, Debina Bonnerjee back on 'Nach Baliye 6' October 11, 2013

    New Delhi: TV actor Gurmeet Choudhary and wife Debina Bonnerjee are all set to make a comeback to the sixth season of the celebrity dance reality show 'Nach Baliye'. The couple have been working hard to win the show and Gurmeet, who won the best performer title last season, will...
  • Lindsay Lohan's parents banned from reality show October 1, 2013

    Los Anglese: Lindsay Lohan's parents have been banned from coming on the actress' upcoming reality TV show. The actress, who completed her 90day stint in rehab earlier in July, has struck a deal with Oprah Winfrey's 'Own' which will showcase her struggle to rebuild her life. The 27yearold's parents Michael and Dina...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Pratyusha Banerjee's ex-beau likely to enter the house September 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Small screen actress Pratyusha Banerjee's ex-boyfriend, businessman Makrand Malhotra, will reportedly join the seventh season of reality show 'Bigg Boss - Saath 7'. 'Balika Vadhu' fame Pratyusha is already a contestant on the show and if Malhotra enters the 'Bigg Boss' house some more drama and controversies will ensue, said...
  • Simon Cowell embarrassed by contestant on 'The X Factor' September 19, 2013

    Los Angeles: A contestant on the American singing reality show 'The X Factor' failed to recognise music mogul Simon Cowell thus leaving him embarrassed. The incident took place during the Denver, Colorado auditions for the show when contestant Yosselin Marquez bluntly asked Cowell who he was. Though Marquez's performance ended up...
  • Post 'Bigg Boss', VJ Andy to work in British production September 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Video Jockey (VJ) Andy, who has entered the 'Bigg Boss 7' house, will shoot for a British production after coming out of the reality show. "It is a film in the comedy genre. It is a British production and has a few Bollywood actors. I can't disclose anything else. We...
  • Doing 'Big Boss' to experience life without phone: Kamya September 16, 2013

    New Delhi: TV star Kamya Punjabi chose to be a part of reality show 'Big Boss 7' to experience the curiosity that unfolds when one loses connectivity. The 34-year-old actress, who is popular for her negative roles in 'Reth', 'Astitva... Ek Prem Kahani' and 'Banoo Mein Teri Dulhann' was approached...
  • Kim Kardashian is my 'joy', says Kanye West August 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Kanye West is not bothered when people say that being with his lady love Kim Kardashian can ruin his reputation as a successful rapper. He says she is his 'joy' and that she is truly 'worth it'. The 36-year-old and the reality TV star welcomed their baby daughter North...
  • TV stars Gurdeep, Pratyusha, Kushal in 'Big Boss 7'? August 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Though the contestants for the reality show 'Bigg Boss' are yet to be announced, names of popular TV actors Gurdeep Kohli, Pratyusha Banerjee and Kushal Tandon are doing the rounds as likely participants. Gurdeep shot into limelight as Dr Juhi in popular show 'Sanjeevani', which was based on the life...
  • 'Bigg Boss' made a 'full of anger' image for me: Sambhavna Seth August 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood item girl Sambhavna Seth who has been a part of many reality shows like 'Bigg Boss', 'Dil Jeetegi Desi Girl', 'Welcome Baazi MehmaanNawazi Ki', says that people like to take her in reality shows as they feel she is loud and aggressive. The actress also added that due...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Salman Khan to charge Rs 5 crore per episode? July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Salman Khan is all set to return to the small screen with the seventh season his popular reality show 'Bigg Boss'. The first episode of the show will go on air by midSeptember. A source closely associated with 'Bigg Boss' said to IBNLive the first episode of 'Bigg Boss...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Salman Khan to play double role in the promo July 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Salman Khan will reportedly play a double role for the upcoming promo of his reality TV show Bigg Boss. The 47yearold actor will shoot a special promo for the seventh season of Bigg Boss, where he will be seen in a double role similar to his 1997 hit comedy...
  • Dance shows on TV: Dance institutes are the beneficiaries July 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Dance institutes across India are laughing all the way to the bank thanks to parents' newfound fascination for TV reality shows. "There is a big boom in the industry for the past two years. It is amazing to see how the mindset of parents has changed towards dance....
  • 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6' is like a vacation for me: Shaan June 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood's beloved playback singer Shaan is in the celebrity brigade participating in dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. He says he wants to enjoy the experience to the fullest. "This is a vacation for me and I have to basically just enjoy it," Shaan told IANS. The singer, who has crooned...
  • Karan Johar: I don't think that mania for TV stars exists June 1, 2013

    Mumbai: He's the man behind many a Bollywood hit and has also been a success in his avatars as judge and talk show host on television. But Karan Johar says categorically that he won't be delving into fiction on the small screen because he can't find the right connect. The director,...