Khatron Ke Khiladi fear factor India is based on an American stunt/dare reality show called
Fear Factor. In this reality based game show, the celebrity contestants travel to Cape Town, South Africa, to face their worst fears and perform various death-defying stunts. This show has had its seven seasons; the initial seasons were aired on Sony tv and later on Colours tv, both of these channels come under Viacom 18 network. Fear Factor India came up with the seventh edition of Khatron Ke Khiladi in January 2016.
Finding a perfect host for this season must have been a challenging task for the makers because this show had some incredible hosts in the past seasons. The 1st and the 2nd season was hosted by
Akshay Kumar, who is known as the action king of Bollywood, 3rd season’s host was
Priyanka Chopra, the 4th season was again hosted by Akshay Kumar, followed by
Rohit Shetty in seasons 5th and 6th. Rohit Shetty is known for making action-packed Bollywood films. This year the makers of the show thought of presenting a new host, who is young, popular and as talented as the past hosts of this popular game show. Hence Arjun Kapoor ended up hosting this season of the show. This season premiered on 30th January 2016.
The title of the show this year was KHATRON KE KHILADI: Kabhi Peeda Kabhi Keeda, aired on every Saturdays and Sundays. Endemol India produces the series. The celebrity contestants who participated in this season were-
Sana Saeed, Tina Dutta,
Jay Bhanushali, Mahi Vij, Faizal Khan, Tanisha Mukherjee,
Mukti Mohan, Vivian D’Sena,
Vivan Bhatena, Parvathy Omankuttam, Aishwarya Sakuja, Yuvraj Valmiki and Himmanshoo A. Malhotra. After weeks of difficult tasks and breath-taking stunts, the contestants those who made to the grand finale were- Siddharth, Sana, Mukti, Taneesha, Vivian and Raghav.
The season finale was aired on 3rd April 2016, the winner of this season was Siddharth Shukla, he is a famous television actor popularly known for his role as ‘Shiv’ in the most long running tv show ‘
Balika Vadhu’, he also featured in Karan Johar’s ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya’. He was followed by Sana Saeed on the second position who has been in this glamour world since her childhood and was first noticed in Karan Johar’s ‘
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ in 1998. Later she turned to modelling and in the year 2012 she was seen in another of KJo’s film ‘Student of the year’.
On the whole, this season of Khatron Ke Khiladi was full on star-studded, filled with thrill and excitement in every episode and is especially for those who are a die-hard fan of action, thrill and suspense. So if you are interested in watching these celebrities face, their worst fears and nightmares, do watch the show.