Idiot Box - Moments worth remembering!

Last Updated: Dec 16, 2015, 20:23 PM IST
Idiot Box - Moments worth remembering!

How many of us can really live without television or maybe spend a day without watching our favourite shows. Today television has become an integral part of our lives. It's no more reduced to being just an idiot box.

These television shows not only thrill us, but also strike an emotional chord. Whereas, reality shows provide opportunities to people from all walks of life to showcase their talent and rise to fame.

 

I Can Do That

I Can Do That was hosted by the 'Bhagh Milka Bhagh' actor Farhan Akhtar. The series which was produced by Essel Vision Productions got aired on October 17, 2015 on Zee TV. The respective show was a reworking of the American series of the same name. There were twelve celebrities as participants from all walks of life, who were challenged to showcase their skills on various tasks. Rithvik Dhanjani won the title.

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Voice of India

The show was directed by the creator of the renowned Sa Re Ga Ma Pa series, Gajendra Singh. It featured judjes like Mika Singh, Shaan, Sunidhi Chauhan and Himesh Reshamiya. Amongst 24 contestants, Pawandeep Rajan a nineteen year old boy from Uttarakhand won the title who was mentored by Shaan. It aired on Star Plus.

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Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi

The show is hosted by none other than the legendary Amitabh Bachchan premiered on October 18th on Star Plus. It is an adaptation of the British series Tonight's the night. It is largely a talk show which showcases the extraordinary lives of the ordinary people.

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Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi

The stunt reality game show launched on February 7th, 2015 on Colors TV. The respective season was hosted by none other than the 'Chennai Express' director Rohit Shetty, where the contestants were asked by the action director to perform numerous daring stunts for real. Amongst sixteen participants Ashish Choudhary, stood first.

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Quantico

Quantico is an American television thriller series created by Joshua Safran. Where the protagonist Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra) has been framed for what is considered to be the biggest terrorist attack on American soil since 9/11. Since then, with FBI after her, the story revolves around Parrish's hunt for the terrorist in Quantico.

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Bigg Boss 9

Bigg Boss is reality game show based on the UK edition 'Big Brother'. It is hosted by Bhaijaan Salman Khan and is broadcasted on Colors tv. The ninth season of the respective show is running under the theme 'Double Trouble'.

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