Housefull is a satirical show broadcast by MTV channel. This show ran nearly for more than five years. The timings of the series are at 8 PM from Monday to Friday and again on Saturday at 12 noon. Housefull series is banned in India due to its satirical nature of disabled people. The genre of the show is satirical melody drama. However, it earned a lot of audience in MTV Brazil.
Nafisa Joseph did the anchoring for the show. She was an Indian model and also Video jockey for MTV. MTV India channel is famous for reality shows, music, and youth related programs. Housefull is one among the youth entertainment programs. Nafisa Joseph was the winner of Femina Miss India Universe Completion held in 1997 who ran the show for more than five years. She was the title holder of Beauty Pageant.
In this show, the promo itself explains that it is a satirical drama on 1970’s angry man on disabled persons. In the promo, it indicates that the boy was bearing all hardships to fulfill his needs but finally his fate had something different in store for him. This show broadcasts the satirical elements with the disabled persons.
Although the show was banned in India it has a massive fan following with the outbreak of the promo in India. The sentiment in the program towards the disabled people was the main advantage for the show to become a highlight. The behavior of angry individuals with the disabled and overcoming them turns the show into a big hit.
The official launch was on 1996. MTV India was a part of the Viacom 18 Media Pvt. Limited. The House Full show was conducted in the Hindi language as the channel mostly telecasts Hindi language shows. This series has viewers not only in Brazil but also in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. MTV mainly focuses on music based programs, but House Full show gave a break for MTV.
One can watch the show online in MTV website by following the link www.mtvindia.com.