A talent hunt for a heroine for an upcoming Marathi movie, ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 2’ will be aired from mid-September on 9X Jhakaas
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | August 3, 2015
Following the success of Season 1 of ‘Jhakaas Heroine’, 9X Jhakaas is all set to launch ‘Jhakaas Heroine – Season 2’. A talent hunt for a heroine for an upcoming Marathi movie, ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 2’ will be aired from mid-September on 9X Jhakaas. The winner of ‘Jhakaas Heroine –Season 2’ will get an opportunity to feature as the lead actress opposite Marathi movie actor Swwapnil Joshi.
Fair & Lovely BB Cream is the title sponsor for ‘Jhakaas Heroine – Season 2’, which is powered by Pro-Ease Sanitary Napkins. GSEAMS, which had produced ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 1’, will also be producing the second season. Acclaimed Marathi producer and director Swapna Waghmare Joshi will direct the second season.
Commenting on the initiative, Rohan Rane, Head of Programming, 9X Jhakaas, said, “We received an overwhelming response from our viewers for ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 1’. The winner of Season 1, Prarthana Behere, not only starred opposite Swwapnil Joshi in the film ‘Mitwaa’, but has also bagged many prestigious projects in the Marathi film industry. We are pleased that 9X Jhakaas has provided an apt platform for upcoming talent. With ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 2’, we hope to raise the bar further and introduce yet another great talent in the industry.”
The line-up of judges for ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 2’ include Swwapnil Joshi, Subodh Bhave, Vaibbhav Tatwawdi, Rakesh Bapat, Sonalee Kulkarni, Priya Bapat, Mukta Barve, Pooja Sawant, Vaidehi Parshurami, Satish Rajwade, Sachin Kundalkar, R Madhesh, Swapna Wadhmare Joshi, Vaishali Samant, Amitraj and Phulva Khamkar.
Registrations for ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 2’ commences from today. Aspiring actresses can log on to the website www.jhakaasheroine.com and register their entries by submitting their photographs and videos showcasing their acting talent.
Commenting on the production for ‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 2’, Arjun Singh Baraan and Kartik Nishaandar of GSEAMS, said, “We are very happy that 9X Jhakaas has chosen GSEAMS again to produce Season 2 of ‘Jhakaas Heroine’. We had a lot of fun producing the first season. We had some very good talented girls who participated in season one in which Prarthana Behere was declared the winner. This show is a big contribution to the Marathi movie and TV industry as through this show the industry has found some very good talent. Through this show many girls have got an opportunity to show their talent and get a kick start to their careers.”
‘Jhakaas Heroine - Season 2’ will be promoted across print, digital and television platforms. Besides the dedicated website, the talent hunt will also be promoted across social media. The Twitter handle and Facebook page of 9X Jhakaas will have regular updates on each of the episodes, the contestants, etc.