Joined: 26 April 2006
No women, no try
Sony TV and Fireworks (producer of CID) had launched a nationwide hunt for actors to incorporate them as cops in CID's investigating team. Several weeks after the launch, the channel and the producers are aghast at not finding any suitable female contestant to qualify as a cop.
Yash Patnaik, business head, Fireworks says, "Both men and women across all ages have responded to our invitation. Although we have been able to short-list five contestants among men, we are yet to find five women finalists. Somehow the women contestants are not matching up to the criteria that the judges have set. So they (the judges) have decided to introduce another round of inviting more women contestants."
Incidentally, in nine years of CID, the male actors have remained an integral part of the serial unlike the female actors who were replaced very often. The serial had names like Ashwini Kalsekar, Sai Deodhar, Amita Chandekar and even Kavita Kaushik on board as female cops. But none of them could make an impact like their male counterparts like Shivaji Satam, Dayanand Shetty and Dinesh Fadnis.
Joined: 17 October 2005
yeah, ur right
|Topics||Topic Starter||Replies||Views||Last Post|
|Women's Day Contest||_sukhi_||1||385||20 March 2008 at 7:57am
|Women go wrong while applying lip liner||angel_86||5||602||07 August 2006 at 10:46am
The gorgeous and talented actress, Bipasha Basu will be seen in the ... 3
GEC channel Sony TV has achieved high TRPs and has surpassed two ... 21