#JDJ8 Latest news, Gossips, Written Episode 11 July 2015
Today’s Colors Jhalak Dikhaa Jaa season 8 (JDJ8) aka Jhalak Reloaded started with dhamakedaar entry of Bollywood hearthrob Shahid Kapoor who introduced Jhalak Reloaded with medley of his songs including Dhating Nach and Saree Ke fall.
Shahid informed Karan Johar and the viewers that this year Jhalak will be reloaded with more energy and lots of surprises. He introduced Judges Royal Lounge where Karan and Shahid will be seated as well as Gurus panel where talented dancers and choreographers Ganesh Hegde and gorgeous Lauren Gottlieb will be seated as they will mentor and judge the celebrity contestants.
The 12 shining stars (12 celebrity contestants) of JDJ8 were introduced staring with Sanaya Irani, Vivian D’sena, Scarlett Wilson, Faisal Khan, Shamita Shetty, Ashish Chowdhry, Mohit Malik, Deepika Kakkar aka Deepika Samson, Radhika Madan, Rapper Raftaar, Subhreet and Kavita Kaushik.
Shahid took some tips for hosting from the celebrity contestants. Deepika Kakkar told him to consider all of them as family and give scores accordingly. Sanaya Irani tells Shahid to give her scores no less than 9 points. Shahid tells her that he will give fer always a score of 10.
Later, Host Manish Malhotra makes an entry in the show and welcomes the first performance of the evening by Radhika Madan (Ishani of Colors Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi) along with her choreographer.
Radhika’s co-star Shakti Arora supported her as introduced as a simple yet very different girl.
Radhika performed a lyrical contemporary style dance on title track of movie Aashiqui 2. Shahid praised the choreographer and liked the way the act was presented.
Lauren says it was her favourite style of dance and said that Radhika killed it while Ganesh found Radhika to be a very strong contender for JDJ8.
Radhika scored a total of 37 marks.
Shahid later made Karan Johar to dance along with him and Manish too joined them on the song Agal Bagal.
Next to perform was Mohit Malik (Samrat of Doli Armaano Ki) along with choreographer Marischa . He performed Afro-Krumping dance style on the song bezubaan from the movie ABCD.
After the performance, Mohit said that he did not think that he could perform so much on the opening act and gave credit to his choreographer.
Kauren says that she found Mohit very cute while Shahid was surprised to see soft side of Mohit who is known for his negative character on screen.
Shahid made Mohit to dance with Lauren to showcase his softer side and show off his romantic side on the song Gandi Baat.
Shahid reveals that he knows Marischa for a long time and she had been a senior dancer and has though him to dance too.
Judge Ganesh said that Mohit’s aura through the act was very powerful.
Later, Faisal Khan (Dance India Dance fame dancer) performed with his choreographer Vaishnavi in hip hop style on the song jee karda from movie Badlapur.
Lauren said it was a rocking performance while Ganesh said that he liked the honesty in their performance. Shahid and Karan liked the usage of their prop as it was very difficult prop to use.
Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty then introduced her sister Shamita Shetty and wished her all the best to showcase her dancing skills on the show as she never get lot of opportunities earlier despite of being so talented.
Shamita performed with choreographer Deepak a freestyle dance which was mix of Micheal Jackson moves, Bharatnatyam and Salsa on the song Bang Bang.
Karan informs that he was the first one to audition Shamita for her debut movie Mohabbatein and she was his favorite actress among the four actress in the movie. He called her performance a “Kadak performance”.
Shahid Kapoor liked that they showcased various styles of dancing and called it a smashing performance.
Shamita scored a total of 34 marks.
Next was Vivian D’sena (RK of Madhubala) who performed free style dance with choreographer Bhawna. Judges liked his performance and gave him a total of 32 marks.
Towards the end of the episode, India’s Got Talent fame Subhreet performed along with her choreographer Diwakar. She wants to change the tag of her being one leg dancer and showcase her dancing skills.
Subhreet performed on the song Matlabi from movie Roy. Shahid Kapoor was in tears after seeing his performance as well as the rest of the judges.
Ganesh Hegde said that Subhreet is indeed a big inspiration for everyone. Kran Johar who knows her from IGT times said that she should be proud that people know as a girl who can dance superbly with one leg. Subhreet scored a total of 39 marks.
Remaining contestants Sanya Irani, Raftaar, Kavita Kaushik, Ashish Chowdhry, Deepika Samson and Scarlett Wilson will be performing tomorrow, 12 July.
Here’s the voting details for the contestants of Jhalak Dikhala Jaa 8 (Jhalak Reloaded)
Radhika Madan – Type RAD and send SMS to 56882 to log on to http://colors.in.com/in/jhalak-dikhhla-jaa/
Mohit Malik – Type MOH and send SMS to 56882 to log on to http://colors.in.com/in/jhalak-dikhhla-jaa/
Faisal Khan – Type FAI and send SMS to 56882 to log on to http://colors.in.com/in/jhalak-dikhhla-jaa/
Shamita Shetty – Type SHA and send SMS to 56882 to log on to http://colors.in.com/in/jhalak-dikhhla-jaa/
Vivian D’sena – Type VIV and send SMS to 56882 to log on to http://colors.in.com/in/jhalak-dikhhla-jaa/
Subhreet – Type SUB and send SMS to 56882 to log on to http://colors.in.com/in/jhalak-dikhhla-jaa/
Voting lines are open till 9.00 am tomorrow morning, 12 July 2015.
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