Mithun Chakraborty confirmed for Star Jalsha’s ‘Dance Dance Junior’

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


After introducing a platform to discover Bengal’s most gifted child singing talents with ‘Super Singer Junior’, Star Jalsha is all set to begin its search for the next dancing superstar with its latest endeavor ‘Dance Dance Junior’.

The show marks the comeback of the superstar of dance, the incomparable Mithun Chakraborty on the small screen. Dance guru Chakraborty will help pick the best dancing talent from across West Bengal and bring them to the mega platform where they will be judged by a panel of esteemed judges. The presence of Dance guru will be a huge draw for viewers as Chakraborty will not only select the participants but also guide them through their journey to be Bengal’s next dancing superstar.

‘Dance Dance Junior’ is a unique platform that aims to scout and showcase the best and brightest young dancers from across West Bengal. Currently, auditions for the show are being held across 12 districts of West Bengal, from where thousands of registrations have already poured in.

Tollywood’s superhit pair, Soham and Srabanti, will comprise the judge’s panel of ‘Dance Dance Junior’ and will be seen together again after a long time on the small screen. Together they will take the responsibility to evaluate and guide the shortlisted participants.

It will be hosted by Laddu and Udita who will add to the charm of this talent hunt.The intricately designed sets will add to the visual splendor and the grandeur of the show.

‘Dance Dance Junior’ is being produced by Subhankar Chatterjee Productions, a leading production house in Bengal, which has carved a niche in the Bengali Entertainment Industry by presenting diverse nonfiction format shows and events.

Speaking on this, Mr. Subhankar Chattopadhyay the producer of the show said, “Bengal is home to many young prodigies who are yet to be discovered. Dance Dance Junior strives to bring together these hidden gems from every corner of Bengal and showcase their dancing skills. The show promises to be a gala spectacle which has never been seen on Bengali television. We hope that the audience enjoys this endeavor.”

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Sagnik Ghosh, EVP & Channel head, Star Jalsha & Jalsha Movies said, “We at Jalsha, always aim to bring about positive changes in the society through our shows. Dance Dance Junior is one such endeavor which not only gives a platform to the young participants to showcase their talent but also gives them a head-start in this field. These contestants are handpicked by Dance guru Mithun Chakraborty from across Bengal. We promise our viewers a riveting journey and never seen before visual treats. We are extremely excited to embark upon this exciting path to find Bengal’s dancing sensations.”

‘Dance Dance Junior’ begins on Saturday 21st September at 20:00 on Star Jalsha.