HUNT begins for the nation’s first ‘Indian Idol Junior’


Indian Idol Juinor Judges.

Chandigarh, May 31, 2013: Sony Entertainment Television offers endowed youngsters the biggest platform to exhibit their talent and is all set to redefine your weekends by adding melody to it with the most dynamic singing reality show Indian Idol Junior, for the first time ever starting June 1.

This season will feature participants between the ages of 5 – 15 who are going to mesmerise the nation by lending their voice to just not one but, many tunes.

Bringing alive its theme ‘Gaano Ka Wahi Jaadu, Ab Bachon Ki Aawaaz Mein, the Junior Idols will recreate the aura of music in their own distinct style, vying for the title of the first ever ‘Indian Idol Junior’.  All set to create ripples in the music world; these young stalwarts will be taking singing to an all new dimension. Indian Idol Junior will not only chronicle the fascinating journey of a child to become the nation’s first ever Indian Idol Junior, but also capture their heart-warming, innocent, entertaining and honest stories.

Amidst great pomp and fanfare at the launch, hosts of the show the charming Karan Wahi and the effervescent and elegant Mandira Bedi presented the vivacious talent powerhouse Shreya Ghoshal along with ace music director duo Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani who enthralled the audience with their power packed performances.

N. P. Singh COO Multi Screen Media said, “At Sony, we are constantly working towards creating new content to engage with our audiences. With Indian Idol Junior, we intend to bring the entire family together to create a wholesome viewing experience. It is a celebration of young singing talent across the country and is bound to increase the entertainment quotient of this season substantially. It gives me immense pleasure to announce the launch of the first Indian Idol Junior and I can very proudly say that this season will create a new benchmark in singing reality shows and gift the music industry with some really outstanding talent”.

Sneha Rajani, Senior EVP and Business Head Sony Entertainment Television said,“Indian Idol Junior is the search to give India its first Junior singing star. To achieve this ambition we have gone far and wide across the country in our search for talent. The very first episode will take viewers on a musical journey with thousands of kids who will blow you away with their outstanding talent. "

N. P. Singh (COO, MSM India), Vishal Dadlani, Shreya Goshal, Shekhar Ravjiani, Anupama Mandloi, Gaurav Seth, (Senior VP and Marketing Head.


Friday, May 31, 2013