REAL TV, the fresh new Hindi entertainment channel celebrated its launch in an event at JW Marriott in Mumbai on Thursday evening.
The event, Planet REAL, was attended by Mumbai's glitterati from the television and Film fraternity. Planet REAL saw the channel's entire cast in full strength, including Ashutosh Rana, who plays Sarkaar in Sarkaar Ki Duniya, Pawan Shankar from Vicky Ki Taxi, Riddhi Dogra from Hindi Hai Hum, Raghu Ram, Neha Bhasin & Prashant Samadhar from Sitaron Ko Choona Hai, Sahil Deshmukh, Vishal Thakkar, Pooja Pihal, Sumeet Pathak, Jay Thakkar and Nawab Shah from Ninja Pandav, and Narayani Shastri & Sachin Tyagi from Namak Haram. The evening also saw many Bollywood stars at the party.
Present at the event were Nikhil Alva and Niret Alva from Alva Brothers Entertainment, Sunil Lulla – Director of Real Global Broadcasting, Sharada Sunder – President of Real Global Broadcasting, Steve Marcopoto – President of Turner Broadcasting Asia Pacific, and Monica Tata - Vice-President and Deputy GM Entertainment Networks of Turner International.
Also present at the party were Sonali Bendre and Goldy Behl, Rakshanda Khan, Shilpa and Apurva Agnihotri, Gul Panag, Neha Bhasin, Pratichee Mahapatra, Narayani Shastri, Shveta Salve, Gaurav Chopra and Mouni Roy, Parmeet Sethi and Archana Puran Singh, Manish Goel, Chang, Kailash Kher, Abhijeet Sawant, Prasoon Joshi, Vikas Bhalla, Tina and Hussain Kuwajerwala, Shehnaz Treasurywala, Mini Mathur, Mihir Mishra and wife Maninee De, Raghu Ram and Wife, Pawan Shankar, Ashutosh Rana, Ila Arun and Ishita Arun, Aruna Irani, Shabbir Ahluwalia, Sachin Tyagi, Margaret Alva (politician), Annu Malik, Udit Narayan, Alisha Chinai, Naved Jaffrey and Ravi Bahl , Kavita Kaushik and Farah Khan (choreographer and director).