The FM station launches a contest to shortlist a person who will be trained in Anupam Kher’s acting school
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | December 21, 2012
Fever 104 FM Mumbai, the fastest growing radio station in the city is once again giving an opportunity to Mumbaikars to make it big in the Bollywood. After giving break to a talented singer to record a song in Neeraj Sreedhar’s studio, the radio station is now running a contest that will shortlist a person who will train in Anupam Kher’s prestigious acting school – Actor Prepares.
Christened Ticket to Bollywood, the initiative is being steered by Fever 104 FM Mumbai star jock – RJ Anurag Pandey. Popularly known as Picture Pandey, Anurag is turning Santa this Christmas and is working towards fulfilling the dream of another gifted Mumbaikar, to cut through the Indian Film Industry. In Association with Anupam Kher, Fever will make 1 lucky person’s Bollywood Dream come true.
Listeners have to sms their name to 8080104104 and Fever 104 FM will call them for an audition.
Commenting on the initiative, Harshad Jain – Business Head, Radio and Entertainment, HT Media adds, “Mumbai is often called the city of dreams. A city flocked by lakhs of individuals who come from various corners of the country to fulfill their dreams and the most popular one being to make it big in the world of Bollywood! We are happy to provide this opportunity to the deserving and hope to change the life of another Mumbaikar”.
Supporting Fever 104 FM on the initiative, Kher adds, “At the age of 27, I played the role of a father in my debut film ‘Saransh’ and since then have done all kinds of roles with only, hard work and optimism. New entrants in the industry should never hang out with strugglers and be around them as they are always negative. I believe that young actors should always be positive and optimistic.All I’m looking for is passion & drive from people who want to make a name in the world of acting & would genuinely like to earn the craft of acting”.
Anurag Pandey hosts the morning show in Mumbai-‘Breakfast With The Stars’ and every radio listening Mumbaikar will hear the actor de-code his life and facts about the industry with his signature frankness! The question answer session will include RJ Anuraag Pandey asking Anupam Kher about his struggle and journey into Bollywood. Anupam Kher will also speak about why he started his academy and his Actor prepares!