Nov 02, 2005, 05.04 PM | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Clinic Plus Hungama TV Captains Hunt!
After auditioning thousands of enthusiastic kids across seven major Indian cities, Hungama TV now proudly present the lucky seven Captains for 2005 - 2006, who will be the inspiration and face of the channel. The magnificent seven Captains include Trisha Chandra from Lucknow, Ashmeet Singh from Kolkata, Saransh Seth from Ahmedabad, Simran Bathija from Mumbai, Nivedhana Prabhu from Bangalore, Kanika Jain from Ludhiana and Navjot Khannan from New Delhi.
The Hungama TV Captains' were evaluated on parameters beyond the realm of academics, with creativity; articulation, out-of-the-box thinking and teamwork forming the basis of the judging criteria at the auditions. The intense School Activity Program for the auditions covered more than 3 lakh students in 320 schools across 7 cities.
Hungama TV has made children an integral part of all key decisions from research to programming, which has been a great success for the channel. The Captains will be given an opportunity to contribute towards the working of the channel. They will play a significant role in the future plans of the channel, providing key inputs on programming and promotion. They will also have the opportunity to appear on the channel as guest host and on popular shows.
Zarina Mehta, Programming Head, Hungama TV comments, “The Clinic Plus Hungama TV Captains 2005 - 06 have been chosen after a long search and we are happy once again to give these talented children a platform to demonstrate their creativity and structure their own brand of entertainment. Hungama TV is a channel of the kids, by the kids and for the kids."
Sanjiv Kakkar, Vice-president (oral & hair), HLL said “Clinic Plus is the only shampoo brand that stands for 'hair health', suitable for the entire family. Following its promise of 'health', the brand associates itself with opportunities that inculcate healthy habits among kids in a fun way. The brand also understands and believes that nothing works better than 'kids advocating kids' in inculcating healthy habits and Clinic Plus. Hungama TV Captains Hunt provides the right platform to do so - a channel of, for and by the kids”.