Bollywood stars who turned TV show host or judge
TV has always been a major point of attraction. Even our Big Bollywood stars are aware of the power and popularity of television. In order to remain in the popular category our big stars have also entered the television industry. And TV shows maker, in order to maintain and increase their popularity have collaborated with big stars.
Over the years, many top actors made their debuts on small screen as hosts or judges. A-list stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Salman, Shah Rukh, Aamir, Akshay have hit our television screens on a daily basis. These are the actors who are loved by the audiences, despite which medium they choose.
Here’s our list of top Bollywood celebrities who have been a part of Television shows at the peak of their career.
. Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan began this trend of top actors heading to television when he became the anchor of Kaun Banega Crorepati. KBC was an instant hit and Bachchan being so well-read and witty as he is was the perfect choice for the host!
. Salman Khan
The charmer is known for making his fans go down week on knees. The actor made his small screen debut with 10 Ka Dum. Salman later went on to host reality show Bigg Boss and managed to become one of the most successful and highest paid TV host!
. Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan has always made a delightful host with his spontaneity that connects him instantly to the audience. The superstar remained connected to the small screen with reality shows like Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC), Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain (are you smarter than a 5th grader?).
. Akshay Kumar
His small screen stint focused on his action hero image as the host of Khatron Ke Khiladi. The action hero marked himself as a wonderful TV host. His fans love watching him, be its big or small screen. He also hosted a reality competitive cooking game show, MasterChef.
. Aamir Khan
Known for his perfectionist behavior, he took up Satyamev Jayate after a series of hits on Box Office. Satyamev Jayate has touched the hearts of millions and has encouraged the citizens of India to take a stand and make differences. This show with a social message has made a great difference in education the average person and taking strides to protect those who can’t protect themselves.
. Priyanka Chopra
She is making India proud on global platform. She is the first actress to attempt daring stunts on television. The actress not just hosted season 3 of Khatron Ke Khiladi, but also tried doing some daredevil stunts herself.
. Madhuri Dixit
Dancing Diva Madhuri Dixit began her career on television with hosting a reality wedding show Kahina Kahi Koi Hai. The show failed to get good TRPs. Post that, Madhuri returned on television to host celebrity dance show, Jhalak Dikhla Ja.
. Sonakshi Sinha
The latest to join the band is vivacious Sonakshi Sinha, who is all set to make her Television debut as judge on the upcoming season of singing reality show Indian Idol Junior. The actress is in the panel of judges along with music composer Vishal Dadlani and Salim Merchant, and singer Shalmali Kholgade. With the show, Sonakshi has joined the likes of all biggies who are regular on small screen.