Guinness World Records – Ab India Todega is a reality show based on the Guinness Book of World Records aired on COLORS TV on 19th March 2011 and ended on 17th May 2011. This show was hosted by
Preity Zinta and
Shabbir Ahluwalia as a presenter. B-Town’s dimple girl Preity Zinta, who made her maiden entry on the small screen, was stood up to motivate the contestants participated in Guinness World Records – Ab India Todega and to get a pass every world record thrown in their way to make a new one.
Like earlier reality TV shows on the Book of World Records, the format of this reality TV show is same as the others. The main focus of the show was to beat Guinness World Records. An official from Guinness World Records adjudicator named Kristen Teufel presents there on the stage while each contestant and participants attempt to beat World Record. The main objective of this reality TV show is to motivate, promote, inspire, entertain and provide the rush of adrenaline in their vein to audiences across India. Participants came from every nook & corner of India to show their courage, strength, tolerance and ability to go beyond the levels of impossible. Guinness World Records – Ab India Todega had targeted few records to beat like pulling the heaviest vehicle by the hair while flipping omelets, swallowing the most number of swords while juggling, to do a maximum number of backward flips, India plans to beat over 70 Guinness World Records and also create some new world records. Unfortunately, this TV reality couldn’t last for a long time due to lack of TRP (Television Rating Points). It accumulated almost an audience gauge of 3.3 rating points.
Guinness World Records – Ab India Todega was also nominated for Best reality TV show categories in Indian Telly Awards 2012 for Best reality show and Star Guild Award 2012 for Best non- fiction show. Even, Preity Zinta was also nominated for Best Anchor category in Indian Telly Awards 2012. Unfortunately, none of them won anything.
(19th March 2011 -- 17th May 2011)