Ekta Kapoor recently launched the show titled ‘MTV Jhand’ in association with the popular youth channel MTV.
According to Mid-Day, the show is said to be a desi version of the comedy show ‘Punk’d’. In ‘Punk’d’, the reactions of the celebrities on the jokes cracked on them are captured by hidden cameras without their knowledge. Siddharth Gupta and Siddharth Bhardwaj will play the prankster-host duo of the show.
Tanuj Garg, CEO of Balaji Motion Pictures, has given confirmation regarding the show and said that the required changes have been made to suit the Indian cultures and standards.
Garg also revealed that they have already shot a few episodes with B-town stars like Nargis Fakhri, Varun Dhawan, Siddhanth Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Anu Malik and Ekta Kapoor.
The launch of the show is said to be a promotion strategies by Kapoor for her upcoming ‘Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi’. Siddharth Gupta, Simran Kaur Mundi, Brijendra Kala and Siddharth Bhardwaj play the lead roles in the film.
The show will run for a span of five weeks.