Benagluru : Zee Kannada, which is often applauded for the quality shows like Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Weekend with Ramesh etc that the channel offers to every type of audience,
Zee Kannada makes yet another mark in the industry with its bewitching show ‘Dance Karnataka Dance’. The Channel takes a big leap in the arena of non fiction shows by introducing ‘Dance Karnataka Dance. The will be aired on every Saturday and Sunday starting from 21st May, 2016 at 7:30 PM.
Generally, audience tend to give more importance to solo or duet formats of dance, as the complexities related to the same are very less when compared with group dance format. But, this platform of Zee Kannada takes the responsibility of making viewers understand the intricacies and delicacies involved in the group dance format by making the show purely group based.
This show is going to throw light on every dancer irrespective of his/her position or appearance and ensure that every dancer in the team will be be considered as a lead performer. “The co-ordination and understanding between every dancer are the qualities that will be put to test in this show,” opines Raghavendra Hunsur, the business head of Zee Kannada.
Zee Kannada has selected 14 teams from across Bangalore, Mysore, Hubballi and Mangalore after thorough rounds of auditioning and filtering. Each team is expected to have around 10 dancers – where every dancer becomes a deciding factor for the the success and/or elimination of the group.
For the first time in the history, the show empanels 3 extremely talented judges, whose works precede their names. The judges of DKD will be:
- Malashri, a legendary actress of Kannada cinema who garnered praise for her portrayal of a homely Indian girl and varied character roles.
- Diganth, a former model who is mostly known for his chocolaty charm and cute acting.
- Bhavana, a trained Bharatanatyam dancer, who has received 3 state film awards for her performance in kannada films.
The anchor of the show will be Anushree, who is known for her spontaneity and mastery over oratory. Zee Kannada has promoted the show extensively with extensive multi media campaign as the channel has witnessed success in many of the shows launched in the recent past that includes the fiction show Ganga.