India’s Next Superstar is a very new format for me, Karan and the channel: Rohit Shetty


Rohit Shetty attended the ‘Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2017’ on Friday in Mumbai. During media interaction, Shetty said India’s Next Superstar is a very new format for him, Karan and the channel.

Talking about the upcoming show Rohit will be judging with Karan Johar, he said, “It a new format for us all, even the channel. We will grow along with the show and learn more. We have chosen around 20 newcomers as contestants and the channel has started training them now. Gradually as we start shooting, we will experience the newcomer’s talent. As far as the criteria are concerned we will have to look out for everything performance, personality, dance, action.”

Rohit says India’s Next Superstar “will telecast in Jan, we haven’t even shot for the premiere yet.”

Rohit who has hosted events and segments earlier hosted the entire ‘Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards’ for the first time.

When asked about making films for kids the ‘Golmaal’ director said, “The films that I make are for kids. Mostly like ‘Golmaal’, I think my audiences are kids and family. So basically the series was for kids.”

Rohit Shetty’s last production was in collaboration with Manglmurti Films, “Golmaal Again” featuring Ajay Devgn, Parineeti Chopra, Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Kunal Kemmu, and Tabu.