'Comedy Circus' enters Limca Book of Records

New Delhi, Aug 22 : TV show "Comedy Circus" has entered the Limca Book of Records 2013 for being the longest running reality comedy series.

The official website of the Limca Book of Records confirmed the news and a Facebook page of Sony Entertainment Television celebrated the record, by posting "Mast record banaya!" along with a poster of the ongoing season - "Comedy Circus Ke Mahabali".

"The show has had 16 seasons with 71 different themes, 113 artistes participating, nine co-judges, 115 celebrity guests and 16 anchors," read the website.

The show, produced by Optimystix, is aired on Sony Entertainment Television. A reality-based, stand-up comedy, it has been bringing the countries' TV celebrities to perform with professional comedian partners on a competitive and challenging stage since June 16, 2007.

Its first season was judged by Archana Puran Singh, Satish Shah and Johny Lever, while Shekar Suman and Rohit Shetty are among the many celebrity judges who have also judged it.

The 14th season - "Kahani Comedy Circus Ki", started Jan 7, 2012 with Archana and Sohail Khan taking the judges' seat. Archana, whose perfect comic timing has been seen in films and TV shows galore, has been a part of the show since its inception.

--IANS (Posted on 22-08-2013)

television-news headlines

TV is more advertising than programming: Harsh Chhaya

'The Tom and Jerry Show' - now in new avatar

Hema Malini, Jaya Prada's films banned on Doordarshan

Don't want to see myself as TRP booster: Vivian Dsena

Now experience 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' 3D interactive game

Ali Asgar multi-coloured act in 'Jeannie & Juju'

I'm on a break from fiction: Kritika Kamra

'Khatron Ke Khiladi' a dream fulfilled : Mugdha Godse

From football to guns, Parminder Nagra likes to play strong roles

Had to closely work on my look: Aditya on 'Encounter'

'Khatron...' like roller-coaster ride for Rochelle

Don't eat pakodas, go vote on polling day: Kapil Sharma

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014


Your e-mail:

Your Full Name:

Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box


Back to Top