With the ever continuing TRP wars, it looks as if the world is not enough for our small screens. Looking forth always for unique TV formats, it isn’t anymore a new thing to try out the remake of international shows in the Indian version. So here is a surprising list of some serials that are inspired from the international ones.
1. Khatron Ke Khiladi- Fear Factor Fear Factor is a US game show which was based on d >> Read More...
Khatron Ke Khiladi was initially launched as Fear Factor which is also the original name of the series from which the show is inspired. After few seasons, the makers changed the name to Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi. Fear Factor which is an American stunt/dare reality game show, originally aired between 2001 and 2006.
2. Ek Hasina Thi Ek Hasina Thi is an Indian TV series from STAR Plu >> Read More... – The Revenge
Created by Cinevistaas Limited and produced by Prem Krishen Prem Krishen is an Indian actor and producer. Prem >> Read More... , Ek Hasina Thi was a crime thriller television series aired on the channel Star Plus and showcased from 14 April, 2014 to 20 December, 2014. The show was loosely based on the American series Revenge. The series had Sanjeeda Sheikh Known for her role as the revenge seeking woman, D >> Read More... and Vatsal Sheth Vatsal Sheth is a light eyed, 5.8 feet good lookin >> Read More... as lead actors and Simone Singh Simone Singh is the face of Indian Television. She >> Read More... and Ayub Khan Ayub Khan is a famous Indian Film and TV actor who >> Read More... as supportive actors. .
3. Bigg Boss Bigg Boss Tamil is the Tamil language version of t >> Read More... - Big Brother Click to look into! >> Read More...
A television reality show with famous faces from different professions made to live together at a place with no connection with the outside world for three months, Bigg Boss is aired on Colors channel in India. It follows the format of Big Brother (a Dutch Series) which was first developed in the Netherlands by Endemol. Within ten years of the telecast, Bigg Boss has broadcasted 9 Seasons and one Spin-Off Version. Many unknown personalities from this show further moved on to become famous.
4. Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahi - Ugly Betty Ugly Betty was an English comedy-drama series, tha >> Read More...
Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahi was an immensely popular show on Sony Entertainment Television. Mona Singh Mona Singh is a popular Indian model-turned-televi >> Read More... , an actress who played the role of Jassi, rose to fame after the success of this telly show. The format of this Indian show is inspired from “Yo soy Betty, la fea” ("Ugly Betty"), a Colombian drama
5. 24 - 24
24’s success made the protagonist actor, Anil Kapoor Anil Kapoor was born on 24th December 1956 in Mumb >> Read More... most proud because it was the first official remake of an original US TV series by the same name and it did manage to grab eyeballs. The team geared up to start shooting for the second season in November 2015. Having the format similar to the American series 24, the rights for the show were acquired by for a whopping 100 Crore.
6. India's Got Talent - Britain Got Talent
It is an Indian Reality TV show powered by Colors which brings the talent from any background infront of the world. It is following the format of the ‘ British Got Talent’ franchise which has been taken up by many other countries globally. It has showcased six seasons till now and still growing giving recognition to many unknown talented troupes and individuals.
7. Dus Ka Dum- Power Of Ten
‘Power of 10, ’ US - based game show, is the format on which Indian version of it, ‘Dus Ka Dum’ has been made, where contestants were supposed to predict how a cross-section of local people of the country responded to numerous polls. The main reason for its popularity was its host- Salman Khan Salman Khan is a very famous Indian actor and a pr >> Read More... .
8. Comedy Nights Comedy Nights is a Telugu television reality comed >> Read More... With Kapil- The Kumars At No. 42
Comedy Nights with Kapil was a scripted Indian comedy and celebrity talk show hosted by comedian, Kapil Sharma Kapil Sharma was born in a small town of Amritsa >> Read More... . It aired on Colors TV from 22 June, 2013 to 24 January, 2016. Many celebrity guests made an appearance in the show to promote their latest films. Having the format of a comedy-focused talk show, the show became India's highest TRP show. If you thought Kapil Sharma’s famous stand-up comedy show is one of the best shows on TV, then you need to rethink as the concept of the show has a lot of similarity to Kumars at No. 42, a British TV show.
9. Masterchef India- British Masterchef
MasterChef India, an Indian competitive cooking show is based on the original British MasterChef whose format has been adopted by many other countries too. It is produced by Colosceum Media Pvt. Ltd. and was first aired on Star Plus in 2010. Aspiring chefs and food lovers of different ages and backgrounds from various parts of India showcase their culinary skills in front of judges and chefs to win the title and grand prize money. It came up with a new version for identifying children as chef too.
10. Kaun Banega Crorepati Kaun Banega Crorepati or KBC is a popular televisi >> Read More... - Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
KBC is based on the UK’s game show ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ The original British version of the show was aired on 4 September, 1998. The Indian version was first aired in 2000 and was hosted by superstar Amitabh Bachchan. It has since then had many seasons and had one of its seasons hosted by Shah Rukh Khan Shah Rukh Khan or also known as SRK is a prominent >> Read More... too.
So, how many did you know?
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