Laugh India Laugh was a reality show which gave a platform to stand-up comedians, from India and Pakistan, to showcase their talent. It is said that making someone laugh is a tough task and people who are able to do that, reside in millions of hearts. However, in the midst of dance and musical reality shows, laughter was not given much of an importance. Life Ok came up with Laugh India Laugh and gave a second chance to people who could make millions laugh.
The show started on July 15, 2012, and premiered its last episode on September 30, 2012. It was a weekly show, wherein it was broadcasted on every Saturday and Sunday at 10 P.M. The show was directed by Pankaj Saraswat, who had already directed the first reality show in comedy genre; the great Indian Laughter Challenge.
The show ran for 13 weeks with an elimination pattern every week. The judges were Shekhar Suman, Mika Singh and Chunky Pandey. The comedians choose various topics to make the public laugh. There were about 18 contestants in the competition among which a few were in a group of a tow. Among them, the winner was Naseem Vicky. He is from Pakistan. KT and Kesar Dev came 2nd and 3rd respectively.
The platform proved to be helpful for Naseem Vicky, who had been performing on stage in Pakistan. Naseem joined Kapil’s clan and now acts with him in comedy nights with Kapil. The show was hosted by Ishita Sarkar.Ishita Sarkar as the host. She has been one of the finalists of 2009 Femina Miss India and is a model as well. Hosting Laugh India Laugh was the first break she got in the show biz.