Sony SAB opens its 'Khidki' to viewers' funny stories from June 28
Sony SAB will now give a sneak peek into the funny incidences of the lives of their viewers with its new show, Khidki. The show’s concept revolves around stories that have been sent in by viewers all over India. Some of these select stories are being adapted into mini-series of episodes for the small screen. Khidki is slated to go on air on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, and will air Monday to Friday at 9.30 pm.
The channel, in partnership with television producer JD Majethia and Bollywood director Umesh Shukla of Oh My God fame, had called in for entries for the show in March 2016. Over 8,000 entries have been received by the channel, of which, some of the shortlisted stories are now ready to be presented to the world.
The show will have a set of recurring actors like veteran Sarita Joshi, Rajeev Mehta, Lubna Salim, and Aishwarya Sakhuja, to name a few, who will portray different characters in different stories, along with narration by JD Majethia, who is also the host of the show. Each story will be weaved into episodes designed to last for minimum of three to eight episodes, depending on the length of each story.
Commenting on the new show, Anooj Kapoor, Senior EVP and Business Head, SAB TV, said, “We at SAB have always brought unique and different concepts for our viewers. With this project we are opening the doors to those Indian families who want to share their funny stories with the world. SAB TV will provide a platform on which these stories which will be showcased, a new story every week.”