Bollywood actor-filmmaker Sohail Khan to make television debut

Last Updated: Jul 16, 2011, 20:39 PM IST

New Delhi: Sohail Khan is ready to make his small screen debut, following in the footsteps of his elder brother Salman. He will be seen as a judge on comedy reality show `Comedy Circus: Comedy Ka Naya Daur`.

He will shoulder his responsibilities as a judge with actress Archana Puran Singh, said a statement from Sony Entertainment Television.

Sohail has made films like `Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya`, `Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya` and `Partner`.

The new season of the comedy show, which has been running successfully for the past four years, has had 12 seasons.

This time it has a new host, actress Reshmi Ghosh.

As per its new format, `Comedy Circus` veterans will mentor a celebrity and a new talent, making a team of three.

The show will see participation from actors like Ankita Lokhande and Mahi Vij. The first episode will go on air Sunday.