Mona Singh ready for makeover on Bindaas...

Mona Singh talks about her new reality show on Bindaas, Blue Carpet. Also she gives her two cents on this season of Jhalak...

Thursday, April 16, 2009 | 7:58:02 PM IST (+05:30 GMT)
 19 Comments | By

Ugly duckling turned swan, Jassi aka Mona Singh will kick start a new reality show on Bindaas called Blue Carpet. This weekly series will witness ordinary young girls going through make-overs. Mona will be the first and only celeb contestant to undergo a transformation albeit a mild one.

Talking about the experience, she says "It is unique as she has never undergone a make over in real life i.e. changing her hair style and wardrobe. I have never had my hair colored under a panel of experts. My character had experienced the same in Jassi though.  She also finds no comparison with her other show Extreme Makeover for there, you had victims with serious injuries getting a new lease of life". 

Mona also had lot of fun shooting for this coming Friday's Jhalak Wild card episode. "I took everybody's case royally. I wanted to anchor this season as well, but date issues prevented the same". She did not want to comment on Shiv Pandit's ouster as anchor. "If the channel has decided about the same, they must have had a valid reason. Rohit Roy is a great anchor, and he also has more years of TV experience behind him", states she. 

She believes that Ram Kapoor">Ram Kapoor has a good chance to return in the Wild card as he has a strong vote bank. "Agreed he is more entertainment than dance, but this show needs some fun, not all should be as serious as Gauhar. Plus this show is not about real dancers but about people who are learning to dance", states the actress. Asked to comment on the difference between all the three seasons, she quips "During our time there was more ball room dancing but now it's more Bollywood.  Also this time things are tougher due to the Face off. I would have shuddered to take part in the same as I still maintain that I am not a good dancer", says the winner of Jhalak Season 1.

Mona is also quite busy with the shooting of her upcoming film, 3 Idiots. "We have finished three schedules and will soon leave for the next. It's quite chilled out compared to TV as nobody is in a hurry to dispatch tapes", she adds. 

As for television, she will soon do one more reality show for a major channel.

Reporter and Author: Anil Merani


User Rating Rating(14 Votes)
*Shruti*, akashnanda, radhika_21, sweety_ursh, -AMIGAIL-LOVER-, luv_pavi, taibaaa, dua_44ever, yipee, -DulceMaria-, AS.., -Preeti-, minuu

Share On :

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on WhatsApp

To stay updated with similiar articles follow

Related News

User Comments & Ratings

Join India Forums for free to comment on this story. Have an account already? Use Quick Login to comment.
Dear Readers,
  • Please do not use derogatory comments in reply to the stories published on Telly Buzz, India-Forums.
  • The credibility of the site matter to us, and the comments in bad taste tend to invariably hurt the actors/production house/channel etc.
  • So kindly, refrain from creating an unhealthy atmosphere for all, and keep your comments constructive.
  • Also, please use the Rate It button if you want to just thank the author for posting the story.


Posted on: 21 May 2009 at 2:16pm
ZiiippThank u.
Wish Mona all the best!

Report Abuse
Posted on: 27 April 2009 at 3:13pm
All the very best to her=]

Report Abuse
Posted on: 19 April 2009 at 5:40pm
all the best!! :) she seems like a reasonable and nice person ;) totally agree w/ the gauhar comment

Report Abuse
Posted on: 17 April 2009 at 11:31am
All the best, Mona. You will rock as an anchor becasue you rock in every thing you do. Keep up the good work.

Report Abuse
Posted on: 17 April 2009 at 10:35am
All the Best MONAi hope your shows does very well!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Report Abuse
Posted on: 17 April 2009 at 6:28am
Wish Mona all the best!!

Report Abuse
Posted on: 16 April 2009 at 11:08pm
thanks i too wish for the remake of jassi

Report Abuse
Posted on: 16 April 2009 at 8:49pm
Thankss... Mona Is Pretty...

Report Abuse
Posted on: 16 April 2009 at 7:24pm
Thanks. I love the genuine nature of Mona Singh, she doesn''t just utter cliched responses. She says her opinion in an unassuming way, such that it is not offensive. Like, say Gauhar''s seriousness for the competition needs to be balanced out by Ram Kapoor''s comic edge, who can bring some fun back into show. I hope he comes back too as i miss his jokes with Karan.

Report Abuse
Posted on: 16 April 2009 at 4:46pm
missing u mona. ah how i want to see another season of jassi with mona and apu

Report Abuse

Tellybuzz Starry Takes Articles Index

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.

Popular Channels :
Star Plus | Zee TV | Sony TV | Colors TV | SAB TV | Life OK

Quick Links :
Top 100 TV Celebrities | Top 100 Bollywood Celebs | About Us | Contact Us | Advertise | Forum Index