Making a mark on the prime time segment has been the major task in hand for almost all Television channels. The weekends are no different and in their fight of achieving maximum viewership we get maximum number of varieties for our laid back Saturdays and Sundays.
This weekend there is a long list of programmes that have been lined up for you by these Television Channels and the broad spectrum of diversity that is going to come alive might just surprise you. Somehow the comparisons between any shows running this weekend have become difficult as none of them fit into one single category except that they all promise to entertain you.
Let’s start by seeing what the four major entertainment channels have to offer for the prime time segment this weekend.
|Channel||Saturday’s Schedule||Time||Sunday’s Schedule||Time|
|Colors||Jhalak Dikhla Ja Season 5 – Dancing with the Stars||9:00 pm||Jhalak Dikhla Ja Season 5 – Dancing with the Stars||9:00 pm|
|Zee TV||Gold Awards 2012||7:30 pm||Fear files Special Episode||9:00 pm|
|Sony||Indian Idol 6 Top 4||8:30 pm||Kahani comedy circus ki||8:30 pm|
|Star Plus||Teri Meri Love stories||9:00 pm||Teri Meri Love stories||9:00 pm|
Well you can see what we mean by diversified entertainment. One channel will charm it’s viewers through an enthralling award night, one will make them groove their eyes with celebrities, one will offer singers at their best and if one is taking you on a romantic drive the others are in line with a Fearful and Comical vehicles ready for the ride.
Well now the fight is between these channels and your remote, who will win? To make your choices a little simpler let us take you for a sneak preview of the offerings of these shows this weekend.
Jhalak Dikhla Ja Season 5 – Dancing with the Stars
The show has been jazzing with audience from quite some time now. The theme for this week is Bollywood’s Iconic jodi’s. Majority of the contestants danced on popular songs featuring Salman Khan through the ages with his gorgeous co-actors.
This would be the first time, the celebrities will be present for both Saturday and Sunday’s episode and they are none other than the Tiger of Bollywood Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif who will be present on the show to promote their movie Ek Tha Tiger.
While Gia Manek got eliminated the others tried their best to stay steady in the race and they performed on:
- Karan/Mohena – Bodyguard
- Rashmi/Deepak – Hum Aapke Hain Kaun (Salman and Madhuri recreates their magic after 18 years)
- Shibani/Puneet – Ek Tha Tiger (Shibani and Katrina do a Hindi Speaking Face off)
- Bharti/Savio – Dabangg (Bharti fights with Katrina for Salman’s next flick)
- Rithvik/Sneha – Andaz Apna Apna (took Salman down the memory lane)
- Gurmeet/Shampa – Jab We Met (This Jodi could not meet the judges’ expectations)
- Darsheel/Avneet – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Gold Awards 2012
If you want to see your favourite actors in different avatars you can’t afford to miss this one then. The whole Television brigade will be present to celebrate the 5th Gold Awards and honour this year’s crème de la crème performers.
Karan Wahi will co-host the red carpet segment with Nisha Rawal. They will be chatting up the hottest faces on television as they all walk the gold carpet before getting the event underway. Manish Paul, Mona Singh and Ali Asgar will be hosting the show with their bang on comic timings and pot-shots on various celebrities.
All in all a fun filled night is expected from the red carpet to the main event.
Fear files Special Episode
In an attempt to entertain you by scaring you this show has planned a special 2 hour special for its audience.
The story is about the bonding between a mother and daughter and how the daughter who is settled in USA comes back to help her mother when she gets to know that her mother is possessed. Neha Saxena essays the role of the daughter, while Karuna Pandey plays the mother who is possessed.
We have also heard that due to the weather conditions in Ladakh Neha was hospitalized during the shoot… so it was not just a rough ride through ladakh for the reel heroine but also for real actress.
The show promises some thrilling sequences to scare the wits out of you!
Indian Idol 6 Top 4
The countdown to the Grand Finale of Indian Idol 6 which will be aired on September 1 2012 on Sony Entertainment Television has begun!! And the Top 4 contestants will face a new challenge in this week’s Elimination Episode when they come face to face with the talented singers of Indian Idol 5.
The contestants definitely have to give their finest performance and to help and support them their partners are:
- Amit Kumar – Swaroop
- Poorvi Koutish – Bhumi
- Shivam – Vipul
- Devendra – Rakesh
Also, the big news that is making rounds is that the super pair of Dharmendra and Hema Malini will grace next Friday’s (24 August) episode.
To see who will make it to the Top 3 of Indian Idol 6 this week all you have to do is just tune in.
Teri Meri Love stories
Star Plus‘ Telefilms craze has finally begun audiences have appreciated the new concept and are eagerly waiting for other films which will be shown as a part of “Teri Meri Love Stories“.
The next a Cinevistaas’ telefilm features Karan Singh Grover and Anita Hassanandani. Karan Singh Grover will be back on screen after a hiatus with this project in a never-done-before role. He essays the character of Raghu a father, a complete loser who has done quite a lot of grave mistakes in his life. Anita in a new avatar of Simran, a mother and a spoilt girl who is lost in the luxuries provided to her by her parents.
The story is about these two individuals who have committed mistakes in their lives, but when they get together life turns to be a bed of roses. Both of them learn from the mistakes they have made, and go on to experience love for the second time in their lives. Is there a second lease of life after marriage? Can one fall in love for the second time and kick start a new phase in life?
And as Anita has said,
“Do watch the telefilm. It’s a very beautiful story with great music shot at beautiful locales in Panchgani.”
Catch Karan and Anita’s sizzling on screen chemistry in Star Plus’ Teri Meri Love Stories. To know what happens when Mr. Wrong meets Miss Perfect, and if he be the Mr. Right for her.
Do let us know your views about this weekend guide for you!