Born Stylish is India's first television series which was in the format of a chat show discussing on topics of fashion and style with the Bollywood style icons as guests. It is also known as Grey Goose Born Stylish. The show is hosted by fashion designer and stylist
Pria Kataaria Puri. It premiered on November 28, 2015 as a combined series of Colors Infinity and VH1 India in association with the international brand Grey Goose. The show is produced by Prateek Chakravoty, Louie Fernandes, Sanjay Grover and Pratik Laxmi and directed by Nikhil Pherwani. In its first season, there were eight episodes and each episode has a unique theme attached to it. The theme matches with the celebrity guest's style.
This show traces the professional journey of these Style Icons who speak about their ever-growing choices in clothes that inspired millions and also shaped their careers. The celebrity fashion designer and stylist emphasises that "Everyone is born stylish but a select few inspire the world around them by their style, panache and fashion presence”. The show featured celebrity guests including Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha , Anil Kapoor, Malaika Arora Khan, Fawad Khan , Lisa Haydon, Nimrat Kaur and the finale featured Ajay Devgn. The season premiere, that's episode 01 was aired on 28th November 2015. The first guest of the show was Akshay Kumar. The show’s style theme was called Alphamale.
The first episode was all about Akshay Kumar and Pria Kataria Puri asking him questions on his personal style and his fashion journey from the beginning of his career till today and what inspired the same. The episode also included a short interview worlf-famous fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier. The episode 02 was broadcasted on 5th December 2015, the guest of the show was Malaika Arora Khan and the style theme for the show was Sultry Siren. In this episode, the Bollywood hot diva Malaika Arora Khan was in conversation with the designer Pria Kataaria Puri. She revealed many aspects of her life, from her teenage tomboy attitude to her style transition as MTV VJ, her relationship with her sister, Amrita Arora, importance of her husband, Arbaaz Khan and Khan family's role in her success as an artist and a person.
Malaika liked to be a teacher if was not in industry and revealed her obsession for the high heels. The episode 03 got aired on 12th December 2015 where Anil Kapoor was the celebrity guest with the Style Theme called Polished Panache. In third episode, the actor and producer Anil Kapoor shared his sentiments with host and designer Pria Kataaria Puri. The "24" actor, who defies age with debonair style and physically fit body, tells the importance of style and dressing in life. According to him, his mother holds the credit for teaching him the value of being well dressed. He regards dressing well as an art, to which Puri agrees by commenting that style is not about how much money you spend, but an expression of who you really are. Anil Kapoor also consider film Ram Lakhan as his most spectacular style moment.
The episode 04 was aired on 19th December 2015, the celebrity guest was Sonakshi Sinha with show style theme called Edgy Exotic. The fashion designer turned actress, Sonakshi Sinha was the guest of host and designer Pria Kataaria Puri in the fourth episode. The Bollywood's "Shotgun Junior" wanted to become an astronaut, but her poor maths comes in the middle. She loves playing sports, especially tennis and does swimming a lot. Told switching from fashion to cinema was all destiny and Arbaaz Khan's offer for Dabangg, else she had never dreamed of becoming an actress. She considers her mother as her role model and style icon. And posseses the fearless attitude of her father, Shatrugn Sinha. The episode 05 was telecasted on 26th December 2015 with celebrity guest Fawad Khan, the style theme for the show was Dapper Debonair.
In 5th episode, host and designer Pria Kataaria Puri interviews the charming Fawad Khan who's mantra is simply be yourself and the fashion and style comes with attitude. Fawad loves to wear suit and quitely known for his obsation with the pocketsquares. According to him, first his father, then his friends and later his wife Sadaf Khan were key catalysts in changing his style. The episode 06 was aired on 2nd January 2016 and the celebrity guest was Lisa Haydon with the show style theme called Boho Chic. In 6th episode, the gorgeous looking model and actress Lisa Haydon dressed in peacock feathered designed mini skirt.
Host and designer Pria Kataaria Puri talked to her about her style, her life and her journey. She told her fancies of become a fashion model from childhood. She shared her journey from a waitress on Sydney Beach to fashion model and later in Bollywood. The episode 07 was aired on 9th January 2016 with the celebrity guest Nimrat Kaur. The style theme of this episode was Classic Minimalist. In the 7th episode, the "Lunch Box" famed actress Nimrat Kaur spoke about her career and style with host and designer Pria Kataaria Puri. According to Nimrat Kaur, originality to stay true to herself is true style for her.
For her, it's more important to be intelligent in life, as it helps to make yourself look and feel beautiful. The Season Finale, that's episode 08, was telecast on 16th January 2016, where the guest was Ajay Devgn and style theme of the show was Suave Unconventional. In season finale, host and designer Pria Kataaria Puri defines actor
Ajay Devgan as Suave Unconventional for his style statement. His wife, Kajol consider him the sexiest man in the Bollywood for his dark brooding looks. But the actor told his daughter Nysa is more critical on his fashion sense than his wife.