Sony Sab to start new weekend time band from 21 July
MUMBAI: Hindi GEC Sony Sab is starting a new weekend slot titled ‘Sab Ka Weekend Plan’ with two new shows ‘India Ke Mast Kalandar – Atrangi Hain Ye!’ and ‘Namune’ from 21 July. The channel will air ‘India Ke Mast Kalandar’ every Saturday and Sunday at 8 pm whereas Namune will be aired at 9 pm.
India Ke Mast Kalandar is a non-fiction show which will feature contestants who can make the audience laugh with the help of their unique talent and quirks. Hosted by Sumeet Raghavan, the show has got on board choreographer Geeta Kapoor and Bollywood singer Mika Singh.
The channel will be airing a non-fiction show after a long time. Earlier, the channel had launched non-fiction shows like ‘Wah Wah Kya Baat Hai’ and ‘Sab Khelo Sab Jheeto’.
‘Namune’, on the other hand, is a fiction show which is based on Marathi writer and humorist Purushottam Lakshman Deshpande popularly known as Pu.La Deshpande’s characters. The show will feature popular actors such as Kunal Kumar, Toral Rasputra, Nagesh Bhosle, Deven Bhojani, Sushant Singh, Farida Dadi, Paresh Ganatra and Saloni Daini in the pivotal role.
Sony SAB is also introducing a fiction comedy ‘Aladdin’ by mid-August. Produced by Peninsula Pictures, the new show will feature Siddharth Nigam in the lead role with Avneet Kaur playing the female lead.