Preity gets chatty on ‘Up Close and Personal with PZ’

Mumbai: After filmmaker Karan Johar and Bollywood veteran Simi Garewal, its now actress Preity Zinta who has joined the chatshow bandwagon on the small screen with her upcoming show `Up Close and Personal with PZ`, where she will be seen having a freewheeling talk with Bollywood stars.

The actress, who has worked with Bollywood biggies like Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar and others will be chatting with celebrities about their journey via personal quizzes, career maps, prodding some dark secrets, hidden talents and impromptu tests on acting and dancing skills.

"I am very excited about the show as I feel it is the perfect platform for me to connect with the audiences while giving them access and to know the real stars," she said.

The show will be aired on UTV Stars from September 3. Preity made her television debut as the host of `Guinness World Records - Ab India Todega` early this year.

"The show is designed to deliver the promise of being intimate insiders. With Preity as the host the show will bring back the charm in chat shows," UTV Stars Business Head Nikhil Gandhi said.