Shilpa Shetty first guest on Big B’s Star Plus show

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor

'Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi' on Star Plus
‘Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi’ on Star Plus

Shilpa Shetty has been confirmed as the first celebrity guest to appear on Star Plus’ new show ‘Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi’ hosted by Amitabh Bachchan.

The actress, who was a former judge on the channel’s ‘Nach Baliye’ will appear in the first episode on Sunday 18th October. The show is based on the Tonight�۪s The Night format, which is owned and produced by BBC Worldwide.

At the launch event today, Star TV India COO Sanjay Gupta said, ���Entertainment when done with a sense of purpose can be a very powerful tool, one that can break the cynicism and bring about happiness. As a network, we have always strived to inspire a billion imaginations while working towards giving our audience something new and exciting. And with Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi, we are happy to collaborate again with Amitabh Bachchan on a project, which is so special. Off late, an overexposure of negative news has impacted our perspective towards life, so the show is an attempt to bring back a sense of optimism.�۝

Amitabh Bachchan added, “The show is all about a celebration of life and people who have made a difference. I am working with Star after a gap of 15 years and wanted a project that befitted the legacy. Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi is One such endeavour that will make you smile, dance, clap and go ‘HuuHaa’ with joy. Life Is all about living, loving and celebrating moments with pepole who put a smile on your face and it is celebration that matters most.”

‘Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi’ will air Sunday nights at 20:00 from Sunday 18th October.