Bollywood Baadshah Shahrukh Khan is once again making a way to small screen with a reality show, to be telecast on Imagine TV early next year. The show named, ‘Zor Ka Jhatka’, the Indian edition of the globally popular game show ‘WipeOut’, will be hosted by the Superstar SRK.
22nd Feb 2011
Shreyas Talpade on Zor Ka Jhatka – As numerous B-town celebs have been gracing the reality game show Zor Ka Jhatka. Shreyas Talpade will show off his tuning with host SRK this week. The two were last seen together in the superhit Om Shanti Om.
17th Feb 2011
Shah Rukh dons 7 avatars for Zor Ka Jhatka – Priyanka will be promoting her upcoming movie Saat Khoon Maaf and according to the theme of the episode, SRK will don the looks of seven of his most popular movie characters.Zor Ka Jhatka host Shah Rukh Khan has Priyanka Chopra for company in tonight’s episode.
12thst Feb 2011
Zor Ka Jhatka’s off to a great start! – The first week results are out for Imagine’s Zor Ka Jhatka and it’s been a good start.Shah Rukh Khan’s witty one liners and remarks are working!
9th Feb 2011
SRK’s sifarish gets Prasad Barve to Zor Ka Jhatka – Prasad Barve who was last seen in Dill Mill Gayye as Dr. Jitendra Prasad is all set to enter Imagine’s Zor Ka Jhatka as a surprise package! The actor is presently seen in Star Plus’ Pyaar Main Twist. Prasad Barve will enter Zor Ka Jhatka in tomorrow’s episode.
1st Feb 2011
Payal Rohatgi and Gaurav Chopra injured on the set – After recording just a few episodes, two of the contestants Payal Rohatgi and Gaurav Chopra had to be sent back, reportedly owing to injuries.
13 Jan 2011
‘Zor Ka Jhatka’ leads to major changes - SRK is hosting the new reality show of the channel ‘Zor Ka Jhatka’, which will start airing from February 1 at the 9-10 pm slot.
The contestant, who will survive till the end, would be awarded with prize money worth Rs 1.5 crores, including a mega cash prize of Rs 50 lakhs.
Speaking about the show, Shahrukh said, “It promises to be a thrilling ride with lots of thrills and spills and I’m looking forward to being a super funny host-commentator. In fact my children and I have watched the international version often and really loved it.”
“This is an exciting association for me on many levels…coming back to television, working with Sameer and Imagine once again and most importantly, because I’m doing something completely different from what I’ve done on television before,” he added.
As per the sources close to the show, the contestants on the show include Akashdeep Saigal, Bakhtiyaar Irani, Claudia Ciesla, Dimpy Mahajan, Gaurav Chopraa, Payal Rohatgi and Raja Chaudhary.
With Shah Rukh as a host, who is known for his witty and funny sense of humor, the show can be a real delight for participants as well as viewers. So just get ready to tickle your fun bones with Shahrukh’s clever dialogues and extremely funny commentary on this must watch show!!
Winner of the 1998 Gladrags Manhunt contest, he found stardom with India’s most popular TV show, ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’.
A popular Tv actor, he became famous after his stint on ‘Kkusum’ and has continued acting on the small screen since.
Ashima has acted in Hindi, Kannada and Tamil movies. She had earlier participated in the show ‘Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena’ alonngside Irfan Pathan.
A TV actor, his claim to fame has mainly been ‘Nach Baliye’ and ‘Bigg Boss 3′.
Claudia is a German model/actress/singer. Another one of Bollywood’s imports, she is slated to act in some upcoming Hindi movies.
Debina is famous for her role as Sita in ‘Ramayan’ on NDTV Imagine. She is set to marry Ram a.k.a Gurmeet Chaudhary soon.
Rahul Majan’s second wife chosen through a swayamvar on the reality show ‘Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayega’. Hailing from Kolkata, she was earlier a model.
He is a well known TV actor. He participated in many TV shows and some films along with ‘Nach Baliye’ and ‘Zara Nachke Dikha’.
She was the runner-up in ‘Biggest Loser Jeetega’.
A model/choreographer professionally, he came to everyone’s notice when he was made the 2nd runner up in Grasim Mr. India 2006.
Dr. Riddhima of TV show ‘Dill Mill Gaye’, she hardly needs an introduction. She is a well known face on television even before that after acting in shows like ‘Kasauti Zindagi Kay’ and ‘Kkusum’.
Another popular TV actress/model, she became a household name after her stint in ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’ and ‘Koi Dil Mein Hai’.
Her claim to fame has been the fact that she was the youngest mountaineer to climb Mount Everest.
Model/actor/dancer, Kushal is a well known face who is seen quite often on television shows.
Manas was one of the suitors vying for the hand of Rakhi Sawant in ‘Rakhi Ka Swayamvar’ .
For those who don’t know, Manoj won the gold medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Sir Dev Anand’s find, Miss Brar was launched in the little heard of ‘Pyar Ka Tarana’ in 2003. Hardly seen in any good assignments, we hope the show will Be Mink’s claim to fame and stardom.
Narayani has also been a successful TV actress with a number of serials like ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’, ‘Kkusum’ and ‘Piya Ka Ghar’ under her belt.
She was the winner of the Miss India World 2006 and placed in the Top 10 in the Miss World contest. She is now a successful model and has many prestigious modelling assignments to her credit.
Another model/actress in the show, Payal has acted in some mediocre films with item numbers here and there. She had participated in ‘Bigg Boss 2′ and ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi.
Priyadarshini was the loud-mouthed contestant in the show ‘Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayega’.
Estranged husband of Shweta Tiwari, he is also a Bhojpuri actor and producer. He has recently come under fire for reportedly abusing Shweta and her friend Abhinav Kohli.
He is a designer who was labelled as the bitchiest contestant on ‘Bigg Boss 3′. This only makes us wishful of some drama at ‘Zor Ka Jhatka’ too.
Simran Kaur Mundi
This is another beauty pageant winner to grace the show. She was crowned Miss India Universe 2008 and has embarked on a successful modelling career ever since.
An Indian wrestler by profession, she was a member of the Indian squad in the Doha Asian Games.
Vindu Dara Singh
Son of Dara Singh, he is iconic for his role as Hanuman in ‘Jai Shri Hanuman’. Lately, he won the third season of ‘Bigg Boss’.
He is known for doing comic roles in films like ‘ Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein’, and the ‘Golmaal’ series.