After the stupendous success of ‘DID L’il Masters Season 2’ and winning the hearts of millions of viewers worldwide with its extraordinary talent, Zee TV is all set to treat its viewers with yet another celebration of dance! Going by the tremendous love and support that the show received via ratings, fan mails, social feeds (on Facebook & Twitter) and more than 3 lakh downloads on the very popular ‘DID L’il Masters’ interactive WAP site and mobile application, the channel has thus decided to present to its viewers yet another extension of the brand called, ‘DID Dance Ke Superkids’.. It’s a format where the best dancers of ‘DID L’il Masters Season 1 & Season 2’ will compete with each other to become the Numero Uno team! The show will be a five week series that will premiere on Zee TV on 25th August at 7p ET/ 9:30p PT.
Said Mr. Ajay Bhalwankar, Content Head, Zee TV, “The response we received on ‘DID L’il Masters Season 2′ was amazing such that it ruled the TV space since it was launched. All the L’il Masters have enthralled the audiences with stellar performances in their respective seasons. These kids have proved that audiences want to see genuine talent on television and nothing else matters. Contestants from Season 1 & 2 will now compete against each other in DID Dance Ke Superkids. The judges’ panel has India’s favorite judges, Geeta Ma and Marzi Pestonji along with Farah Khan!”
On being a part of this show, Farah Khan said, “I had a blast judging ‘DID L’il Masters Season 1’ and I cannot wait to begin shooting for ‘Dance Ke Superkids.’ With 14 Dance Ke Baaps and 6 skippers packing a punch in the same show…it will be sheer magic watching these kids perform!”
A visibly excited Geeta Kapur said, “Being a part of the ‘Dance India Dance’ family has changed my life forever and judging a show with my mentor Farah Khan is a dream come true. The contestants of both ‘DID L’il Masters Season 1 and Season 2’ have been outstanding. They have kissed the air during their aerial acts, performed jaw dropping stunts using unimaginable props, displayed prodigal excellence in both western ballroom style of dance and Bollywood chartbusters.’Dance Ke Superkids will not judge an individual’s dancing prowess but that of the entire team.” Marzi Pestonji added, “Every season of the iconic property ‘Dance India Dance’ has been an enriching experience not only for the viewers but also for everyone who has been a part of the show. The kids have not left any stone unturned to prove that they are truly the ‘Baaps of Dance’.”
The series will have 2 teams, consisting of 7 kids each from ‘DID L’il Masters Season 1’ & ‘DID L’il Masters Season 2’. Team one named ‘WAKAO’ will have contestants from ‘DID L’il Masters Season 1’ – Jeetumoni, Vatsal, Ruturaj, Vaishnavi, Atul, Anurag and Khyati captained by skippers Dharmesh, Mayuresh and Vrushali. Similarly, the second team, named ‘YAHOO’ will have contestants from ‘DID L’il Masters Season 2’ – Faisal, Shalini, Saumya, Om, Jeet, Rohan and Tanay led by skippers Raghav, Kruti and Prince. The skippers, having proved their mettle on this prestigious platform before, will now guide the talented kids to aim for excellence at every step of the competition.
Produced by FRAMES Production Company, the show will be anchored by the very charming Jay Bhanushali along with the cute ‘chik –chik’ girl, Shreya Acharya, who floored all not only with her dance moves but also with her motor mouth!
Will Om’s acrobatics overshadow Ruturaj’s famed lyrical hip-hop? Will Faisal knock out Jeetumoni in the war of freestyle dance? Will Saumya’s pirouettes look pale in comparison to Vaishnavi’s jhatkas? Will Rohan’s slow – mo take over Atul’s B-Boying? To know more Tune-in to Zee TV every Saturday & Sunday at 7 PM from 25th August to watch the ‘Battle of the Baaps’ on ‘Dance Ke Superkids’!