By Madhup. Chandigarh: Bollywood’s one of the top actress Priyanka Chopra has tied ropes with Colors. This time she has signed to host this year’s Special IPL Edition flagship format show ‘Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi’. The audience will experience the ‘glamour ka tadka’ on this season’s Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi’ only on COLORS, when Priyanka Chopra takes 13 cricketers to task.
On this Special IPL Edition of ‘Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi’, the 13 cricketers (Indian as well as International) competing with each other to vie for the Fear Factor ‘Khaton ka Khiladi’ khitaab for 2010. With initiative to weave interesting entertainment around the biggest cricketing event in India, this time IPL has combined 2 of India’s biggest passions – Bollywood & Cricket.
Confirming the development, Ashvini Yardi, Programming Head – COLORS, said, “We’re delighted to have Priyanka on-board to host this year’s Fear Factor. – ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’. When you combine her glamour, mass-appeal and athleticism with that of cricketers’ energy and adrenalin, what you get is the best possible combination for a show like Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi.” She further added, “Akshay took this show to great heights with his inimitable style, however this year we’re changing the format. So, far you had seen 13 hasinaein with 1 khiladi…this season get ready to witness 13 cricketing khiladis and ek haseena.”
Talking about her association with COLORS, Priyanka Chopra adds, “It feels fantastic to be associated with one of the biggest shows on Indian television. It perfectly fits with my personality.”
“I’m looking forward to begin an all new innings in TV with this show which pumps up the adrenaline levels. It’s exciting to be a part of the concept which is unique and is associated with some of the biggest names in cricket” she said.