EXCLUSIVE: Full details of Star TV’s Hyde Park event announced

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor

Shah Rukh Khan & Katrina Kaif to headline Celebrate Bollywood
Shah Rukh Khan & Katrina Kaif to headline Celebrate Bollywood

BizAsia can exclusively reveal more details about Star TV’s much talked about Bollywood event, which takes place on Tuesday 10th July at Hyde Park in London.

BizAsia can confirm that the event will be known as ‘Celebrate Bollywood’ – a celebration of 100 years of Indian cinema. It was confirmed yesterday that Shah Rukh Khan will headline the event.

Today, BizAsia can reveal that Katrina Kaif will also be joining the line-up, both of whom are starring in Yash Raj Films’ new flick, being shot in London. Other names confirmed are singers Mika Singh and Shreya Ghoshal. The broadcaster will announce more names shortly. All in all, Celebrate Bollywood will consist of up to 12 Indian film stars with a few surprise guests on the day. There will also be the inclusion of around 6 stars from Star TV dramas.

The event will take place at Hyde Park between 18:00 – 22:00 on Tuesday 10th July. Tickets are being priced at �45 and going up to �500. Celebrate Bollywood will be a standing event held outdoors. The event is set to attract 60,000 spectators.

Star TV UK will produce the show in conjunction with Wizcraft, who are renowned to put together Bollywood concerts around the world. The event is being shot in HD and will be broadcast globally in HD on Star Plus worldwide.

The event will also see the launch of Star Plus HD UK, which will be unveiled officially.