»   »   »  Bollywood stars to do DPL for free!

Bollywood stars to do DPL for free!

By By: Upala KBR, Mid-Day
Subscribe to Filmibeat
For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

    In a first of sorts, B-Town stars will feature on dance reality show, Dance Premier League — for free!
    Five teams from the North, East, West, South and Central zones of India and one NRI team will compete. One star will represent each zone. A source confirms the development and reveals why the stars are joining the show for free, "Mostly to promote their future films — like Salman is coming for Main Aur Mrs Khanna. Akshay Kumar is keen to represent a zone to promote his upcoming film Blue. Talks are still on."

    Danish Khan, VP Market-ing, Sony confirms, "There is no financial deal involved with the stars. It's our relationship with them and we provide the benefits for promoting their films." The Morani brothers of Cineyug are producing DPL. The show airs from October this year.

    Salman Khan: He will root for the North DPL team alongwith Kapil Dev. The actor will travel to Delhi on September 9 for the final selection of the North team

    Kareena Kapoor: Will represent the West Zone

    Bipasha Basu: She will be the face of the East Zone will be represented by Bipasha Basu.

    Arshad Warsi: He will cheer for the south.

    Preity Zinta: The Bollywood stars for the Central and NRI Zones haven't yet been finalised. Preity Zinta is in talks for the Central Zone. It all depends on the dates of the stars and the dates of the zonal shows.

    Katrina Kaif: had been approached for the NRI Zone but now she's not doing it. There are talks of Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol also representing the NRI Zone to promote their film My Name Is Khan as the film is based around NRIs.

    Get all the buzzing scoop from the world of entertainment - Filmibeat

    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Filmibeat sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Filmibeat website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more