Reality on the streets

            As Colors goes street-hunting for talent with its ambitious India Banega Manch reality show, SANGEETA YADAV talks to the hosts to fathom how big this one really is There are no judges to score you up, no voting lines for contestants to plead for thumbs-up, no recordings, no nonsense…

Love with a twist

Romance is in the air on the small screen with shows projecting different shades of love, twists and turns and unusual pairing. SANGEETA YADAV speaks to the scriptwriters about the trend From contract marriages to love triangles to overweight people falling in love, to mature love stories and even misfits romancing, viewers are in for…

Fantastic four

SANGEETA YADAV talks to the top four contestants of Rising Star whose good vocals and determination have brought them to the grand finale which will crown one of them tonight Living my second life as a singer For 28-year-old Army Officer Vikramjeet Singh, singing was a pastime which turned into passion. As an amateur, he…

Make way for little kalakars

  From new kid-based talent hunt shows like Sabse Bada Kalakar, Chhotey Miyan to launching of a Hindi GEC catering to children, showmakers and channels are experimenting with content and making it child-friendly. Sangeeta Yadav tells you more   With the launch of some new kid-based platforms featuring them on small screen and the fact…

Unravel this Gutthi

This is not the first time that Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover have fought. But this time, the spat took an ugly turn, that too on an international flight. SANGEETA YADAV tells you more as fans have now taken sides From throwing shoes, calling people names and demeaning each other’s work, getting offended over petty…