Colors has announced the new series launch of cooking show ‘Kitchen Champion’, which will take the afternoon slot from 25th February 2019.
The show produced by Dreams Vault Media, will be hosted by Arjun Bijlani, who features in ‘Ishq Mein Marjawan’. The show will see a number of celebrities competing with each other. It will be judged by children. The celebrities include Karanvir Bohra, Surbhi Jyoti, Rashmi Desai and Debina Bonnerjee.
Speaking at the launch event, Viacom18 Head – Hindi Mass Entertainment and Kids TV Network Nina Elavia Jaipuria said, “We have run successful seasons of Kitchen Champion in the past and the show enjoys tremendous brand recall even today. Cookery shows have a charm of their own and this being our homegrown property was the ideal content for the afternoon time band. Through this show the idea is to encourage family members to find cooking therapeutic and a happy way to spend time together, thereby enabling us to promote cohesive viewing.”
Viacom18 Chief Content Officer, Hindi Mass Entertainment Manisha Sharma said, “We are delighted to bring back a popular show with television stars in the kitchen and this time we have the experts to judge. Our very own kids who will add lots of masala, tadka and entertainment to make a dish called kitchen champions specially for our afternoon audience.”
Dreams Vault Media Producer Arvind Rao said, “Kitchen Champion is a one-of-its-kind cook-off competition with fun games at its heart. This culinary-reality game show offers audiences the unique opportunity to see their favourite celebs try to master a skill that they’re not really known for cooking. With some help from their family members, our guest celebs will cook up some restaurant quality dishes. With access to every possible kitchen equipment and ingredient they can dream of, our celebs have to hero the ‘ingredient of the day’ and impress the critical jury of children.”