Star Plus strikes once again with a one of a kind reality show, along with Synergy Adlabs, to fill up their entertainment slots. Post Kaun Banega Crorepati, its time again for the viewers to put on the thinking caps and test their knowledge only this time, the will need to go back time to recap all things learned in the 5th grade. Hitting the small screen soon is - Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain?, a reality show based on America’s famous show, ‘Are you smarter than a 5th grader?’. The show will be hosted by none other than the nation’s heart throb - Shahrukh Khan. Post the success of KBC 3, Shahrukh is back to cast a spell on the viewers but this time, with witted kids.
In this show, adults will be put to test to answer primary school questions, where the pressure of going back to school and keeping their reputations intact. In return, the contestants can win up to not one, not two but Five Crores. Speaking on the show, Shahrukh Khan States, “I was very keen to do this show because of the educational aspect to it, which has been an integral part of our culture. Once the decision was made, Star Plus was the only television platform I could think that could take me to every single television home in this country.” Adding to that Uday Shankar, the CEO of Star India Pvt. Ltd., said, “We are fortunate that the country has always given the mandate of taking television to the next level. With a show like Kya aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain?, It’s time to redefine India television yet again…”
Though the channel hasn’t announced the exact date of the show starting, the call for entries is soon to begin. Watch out as Telly Buzz brings you the latest updates on the new show.