Barely after a week of getting “hitched” on TV, Rakhi Sawant and new fianc̩ Elesh Parujanwala will be starring in yet another show, this time based on parenthood.
According to Sahara Samay, Rakhi and Elesh, who met on NDTV Imagine’s reality show ‘Rakhi Ka Swayamvar’, will go through the challenging experience of parenthood on the new show ‘Pati, Patni Aur Woh’.
The four other couples participating are Shilpa Saklani-Apurva Agnihotri, Juhi Parmar-Sachin Shroff, Mouni Roy-Gaurav Chopra and onscreen couple Gurmeet Chaudhary-Debina Bonnerjee.
The couples will spend an entire month in a closed environment, monitored by cameras round the clock. It will follow the couples, from living the life of an eight-month pregnant woman to taking care of an infant, a toddler, a teenager.
With children participating, their real parents will be behind the scenes to monitor how the celebrity couples take care of them.
“With ‘Pati, Patni Aur Woh’, audiences will see these famous couples in real life situations and be part of their first journey into parenthood, sharing their joys, sorrows, trials and achievements.
“We believe that the show will not only resonate with all audiences and will also be a great fun experience for the younger generation that plans to start their own families in future,” said Shailja Kejriwal, executive vice president (Content), NDTV Imagine.
The programme’s format is inspired by BBC 3’s reality show “Baby Borrowers” and is being produced by BBC Worldwide Productions India.
The production house has ordered 21 episodes, each of which will last 60 minutes.