For filmmaker Rohit Shetty, internet hosting stunt actuality TV present Khatron Ke Khiladi is equal to directing a movie that serves the viewers a healthful meal of motion, drama and comedy. Rohit Shetty, who has hosted seven seasons of the fact sequence since 2014, credited the present's crew for pushing the envelope and developing with new stunts in each instalment.
"We ensure the stunts aren't repetitive. The present occurs all around the world however the form of adore it has acquired in India is unimaginable. The reason being the workforce behind it. It's like an ensemble movie each Saturday and Sunday the place you get motion, drama and comedy," the 49-year-old director informed PTI in an interview right here.
Rohit Shetty is at present capturing for the present's 12th season in Cape City, South Africa with a brand new set of contestants who might be dealing with their worst fears to win the coveted title.
The filmmaker stated Khatron Ke Khiladi is principally common among the many youth, who get impressed by the bravery of the contestants.
"Over time, I've realised that the explanation why the present is so common is due to the children. The present enjoys an enormous recognition amongst youngsters and kids. We preserve them in thoughts whereas designing stunts that may give them a excessive. It's a clear present, there is no such thing as a banter occurring for no motive," he added.
Shetty boarded the present, which is the Indian model of common American present Concern Issue, in 2014, following up on earlier hosts - Bollywood famous person Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra.
Akshay Kumar was concerned within the first two seasons, whereas Chopra hosted the third season earlier than Kumar got here again for the fourth instalment.
Shetty, who took over from fifth season onwards, is the longest serving host of the present. The filmmaker stated he had been a fan of Khatron Ke Khiladi for a very long time and at all times appeared for the chance to be related to the present.
Khatron Ke Khiladi is one in all my favorite exhibits. Earlier, when Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra hosted it, I simply manifested it. It's a present that's near me primarily as a result of motion and stunts are one thing that I like. It isn't a simple present. It's a difficult present. It's a new problem for me each time," Shetty added.
The director stated he was initially anxious about being accepted as a number. "Once I did the primary season, I knew we had shot it properly however when the telecast occurred, we had been ready for the TRP as a result of I did not know whether or not folks would settle for me not as a number or not.
"I used to be capturing forSingham Returns and one in all my crew members stated the TRP was 3.6, which was the very best. I used to be shocked. From there on, there was no wanting again." Shetty, the person behind profitable movies akin to Singham and Golmaal franchise and Sooryavanshi, hoped that the upcoming present seems to be an ideal studying expertise for him.
"The need energy of the girls and boys, the form of braveness and perspective they create... they need to show themselves and need to work laborious. It isn't like a present the place you shoot in an AC studio. You come right here for 45 to 50 days, you begin early within the morning and shoot until evening day-after-day.
"It's troublesome for them. They're right here to show themselves and never solely right here however of their careers as properly. That is actually inspiring. The brand new era is so clear of their thoughts and what they need, they're powerful. It's a studying expertise for me after I work with new folks with the identical power, similar braveness and similar intention to show one thing," he added.
When requested if he has made a lifetime dedication to Khatron Ke Khiladi, Rohit Shetty stated that he appears to be like ahead to each season yearly.
"I do not know what Colours will do. They may change (the host) in the event that they assume it's not working or they'll get some famous person. It's as much as them. It's a present that I look ahead to. It's one thing that I like. In the event you do not love the present, you may't host it," he added.
The celebrities taking part within the upcoming season are Rubina Dilaik, Pratik Sehajpal, Sriti Jha, Nishant Bhat, Faisal Sheikh, Shivangi Joshi, Jannat Zubair, Tushar Kalia, Mohit Malik, Erika Packard, Chetna Pande, Kanika Mann, Aneri Vajani, and Rajiv Adatia.
The 12th season of Khatron Ke Khiladi will air on Colours channel from July 2.
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