In an effort to broaden the appeal of its channel, Zing has confirmed more new shows it will be adding to its schedule from February.
In a first of its kind initiative, Zing will launch a new fiction show with food at its centre. ‘Khaane Bhi Do Yaaron’ is unlike any other current food show on Asian television in this genre. Conceptualized as a food fiction show, it is based on characters and stories with food playing the lead role. Chef Pranav Joshi, will showcase recipes, in a fresh and contemporary format. This first of its kind show will premiere on Saturday 7th February at 18:30.
The second food related show ‘Snack Attack’ launching on the channel will be an instructional cooking show where Chef Ranveer uses everyday ingredients and gives it a snack attack twist. He makes interesting, quick, easy snack recipes for all to enjoy catch an immense variety and explosion of flavours of snacks from sweet, sour, salty, spicy, bitter to astringent, Sundays at 18:30.
The channel will also be showing ZEE TV’s popular horror show ‘Fear Files’ at 23:00 every weeknight. ‘Pyar Tune Kya Kiya’ – Zing’s young love story show will also air weekdays at 18:30.
This follows on from the addition of Bhangra and Brit-Asian music with ‘Brit Beatz’ and the new looks of Zing۪s Bollywood music shows ‘Latest Hits’ and ‘Rise & Shine Bollywood Beats’ all from February.
Rumour also has it that the channel will be launching a local request type show in February, which will be announced soon.