Colors confirms launch of ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi 4’

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


It’s now official! After much deliberation, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar will be hosting ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi 4′ when it returns on Colors next month.

After three successful seasons Colors’ ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi ��� Torchaar’ reaches the wild land of South Africa with 13 striking hunks and 13 female partners.

The participants will be pushed off their comfort zone, the level of stunts and tasks will be extreme and intense than ever before, making this a deadly combination of drama and action on small screen.

The winner will not only be bestowed with the coveted title of being the ‘Khiladi’ but also chosen as the ‘Thums Up Thunder Star’. The ‘Thums Up Thunder Star’ will get an exclusive opportunity to feature with the Thums Up brand ambassador Akshay Kumar in the brands new communication campaign.

This collaboration for ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi 4’ brings a combination of Colors�۪ reach and Thums Up�۪s distribution strength to reach out to audiences across India and marks a deeper penetration for both brands. Besides a series of unique on ground events across Hindi Speaking Markets (HSM), the show will be extended on 15 lac Thums Up and ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi 4’ branded bottles.

Ashvini Yardi, Head of Programming, Colors says, “With every season of Fear Factor Khatron Ke Khiladi, our endeavor is to present something new, exceptional and clutter breaking to the viewers. This season, KKK4 has been recreated with Thums Up as a complete integrated product for television. Both brands are synonymous with action, high-energy and ��I will do anything�۪ attitude. Also, Akshay Kumar returns as the host along with 13 men attempting the deadliest stunts shot in the exotic locales of South Africa, Khatron Ke Khiladi ��Torchaar�۪ making it a must watch this summer.”

Akshay Kumar who believes in performing every stunt prior to the boys has gone through rigorous training himself. Straining every muscle of his body he is back with a vengeance only to break hell loose on the boys.

Talking about his comeback on Khatron ke Khiladi ��Torchaar�۪ Khilaadi of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar says, “It feels good to be back to my home ground with Khatron Ke Khiladi and it is exciting to do something which I love to do ��� adventurous stunts. As the name suggests it will be ��torchaar�۪ to the core and the boys will be expected to perform some really edgy stunts. The girls too can shed their vanities and nervous giggles and be prepared to face challenges thrown their way. I am going to be absolutely tough and brutal with the boys and yes it will be worth watching.”