Idiot Box

  • Shah Rukh: I have the guts because of repeated failures February 12, 2013

    He ambled in trailing charm and cigarette smoke. An assistant placed a glass of whiskey in his hand. And we began to talk. Or rather, he did. "I can do a line in a minute. I can memorise 20 pages and deliver it. I go for these rehearsals because in...
  • Britons spend 9 years of life watching TV November 19, 2012

    London: 'Couch Potato' Britons spend an average of nine years of their lives watching television, a new study has found. Researchers say that the time spent in front of the 'idiot-box' is five years more than the combined length the country spends shopping, playing sport and in bed. Three of...
  • Shah Rukh to produce romantic movies for MTV June 30, 2010

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's TV production company Red Chillies Idiot Box is set to produce romantic movies for the youth that will be aired on MTV. After non-stop music and adventure-based reality shows, MTV is venturing into romantic movies that will appeal to the Indian youth. The channel has...
  • Silver screen stars spoof the small screen March 28, 2008

    Mumbai: Sushant Singh and Hrishtaa Bhatt are getting ready for their innings on the small screen. But this is for the big screen.Confused? Well it's actually for their next film, which is a spoof on the existing Television industry and the TRP game and it's very aptly titled Idiot Box....