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Reality show judge runs out of compliments and curses to utter on camera

Reality show judge runs out of compliments and curses to utter on camera

Sep 1, 2013 Comments

With so many reality shows on every possible topic having been aired in the last few airs, there has been an extreme shortage of original compliments and curses that can be aired in a new show.

After Junior Masterchef and Indian Idol Junior, now comes Crime Patrol Junior

After Junior Masterchef and Indian Idol Junior, now comes Crime Patrol Junior

Aug 31, 2013 Comments

Makers of highly popular crime show Crime Patrol have announced a junior version of their show as the Indian society gets increasingly aware about juvenile laws and crimes.

Indian Idol Sub-Junior announced for kids below the age of 1

Indian Idol Sub-Junior announced for kids below the age of 1

Jun 6, 2013 Comments

After the great response to Indian Idol Junior, Sony has announced Indian Idol Sub-Junior for kids aged 12 months or below. The new show will start immediately after the completion of Indian Idol Junior.

CID actors being cloned so that the serial keeps running for 100 years

CID actors being cloned so that the serial keeps running for 100 years

Aug 9, 2012 Comments

With actors playing characters like ACP Pradyuman, Dr. Salunkhe, Senior Inspectors Abhijeet and Daya, and others getting old with time, Sony Television has decided to get them cloned so that TV Series C.I.D. can keep on running till 2098 AD, completing 100 years.

Saturday night hangover cured after watching ‘Satyamev Jayate’

Saturday night hangover cured after watching ‘Satyamev Jayate’

Jun 23, 2012 Comments

Aamir Khan’s television chat show Satyamev Jayate is helping the now-aware-and-concerned youth of India to get rid of the hangover that they pick from Saturday night booze and rave parties. This is yet another positive impact of Aamir Khan’s TV show on the society.

Massive shit from MTV Roadies auditions blocks sewer pipes in city

Massive shit from MTV Roadies auditions blocks sewer pipes in city

Feb 23, 2012 Comments

MTV Roadies has thrown normal life out of gear for Chandigarh residents. Municipality workers report that every single gutter pipe in the city has been clogged due to the massive shit that was generated during the auditions for the ninth season of the reality show. The producers of the show have been served with a legal notice and fined by the Municipal Corporation of Chandigarh.

TV channel launches Reality Show with unborn babies as participants

TV channel launches Reality Show with unborn babies as participants

Aug 9, 2011 Comments

TV channel “NDTVari Imagine” has decided to host a reality show with yet-to-be born babies as participants. Channel’s initial plan of hosting a reality show with ghost participants had to be scrapped because India TV refused to cooperate. Besides, since the whole nation is now awaiting the birth of the greatest actor of next to next generation – BigB’s baby’s baby – this concept looked much more relevant.

MTV to save electricity by muting “beep” sound in Roadies

MTV to save electricity by muting “beep” sound in Roadies

Jan 26, 2011 Comments

Socially responsible television channel MTV has added another feather to its cap by saving a capacious amount of electrical power by suppressing the Roadies’ trademark background score – the “BEEP” tone. The legendary tone that dominated its previous seasons is missing in the current season, where the censored words are just timely muted. This has reduced the audio output power consumption of the show by almost 57%.

After Master Chef, Star Plus to air Dhobi Guru – Nikaal Daag, Varna Bhaag

After Master Chef, Star Plus to air Dhobi Guru – Nikaal Daag, Varna Bhaag

Dec 30, 2010 Comments

After the much awaited closing ceremony of MasterChef’s first season, Star Plus is ready with another reality show involving household work. This time the channel is shifting focus from Kitchen to Bathroom and trying an original format. But it’s not about bathing or attending the call of nature in the toilets, the reality show will focus on the art of washing clothes.

Imagine TV to host its third shaadi – Veena Ki Match Fixing

Imagine TV to host its third shaadi – Veena Ki Match Fixing

Dec 6, 2010 Comments

After talking unsuccessfully to various celebrities to get married on television for its third season of the swayamvar series, Imagine TV has finally got a person who is more than willing to do anything on television – Pakistani actress and model Veena Malik. Veena is currently taking part in the television reality show Bigg Boss and would be evicted after an impromptu fight with another housemate if need be.