A lot of people vouch for MTV Roadies to officially be the first Reality Show that was telecast on Native american indian Television. As a subject of fact it is the longest running truth show in Indian Television set. But then 10 years back how many people did you have viewing MTV roadies, and even if there were any it was a certain section of men and women termed as “GEN X” who observed it. Even now it serves only to a group mostly of the time group 20-30, where as Indian Idol an away and out copy of the hugely successful North american Idol catered to public and classes alike. Infact it had the complete region glued to the tv set screen when they observed participants from general home taking center stage. This kind of coupled with famous superstars acting as judges added the flavor that was the need of the hour. Backstage happenings in back of the screens were shown for the first time. Criticism, favors, arguments and awards were publicly looked at and helped the show garner high TRP’s and dominated other shows right up until the end of the growing season. The success ensured that the those who win became household names and the show continued every season. Bigg Boss 12
Soon after a collection of shows on similar lines followed by different television set channels but all failed to create the buzz and success that the initial edition had. Nevertheless the trend has extended. UK’s biggest reality show “Big Brother” had Shilpa Shetty an Indian Presenter come out as a winner. No sooner the Indian Media produced a show related to theme in the same name “Big Boss”. The show featured some small-time tv set actors and struggling aspirants all competing against the other person for the prize. At present reality shows are either based on talent queries that include singing and dancing contests, Comedy shows, game shows and in house shows. Prizes and rewards are discussed and issued publicly. These shows are publicized due to the drama and picture they create like dubious kisses, slaps, fights and kisses between participants. Media Channel particularly highlights these incidents thereby boosting the shows TRP’S.
Due to the large number of Truth Shows that are being produced, Real tv set a channel from Miditech a media company run by Alva Brothers comes with the idea of having a tv set channel whose perfect focus will be on reality shows in India. Real Television Network is providing Indian Viewers with the biggest reality game show, Saarkar Ki Duniya. The buzz and hoopla that the show made prior to its release already had a strong viewership. Other shows have also made curiosity. Almost all in the complete channel is well packaged with encouraging shows that ensures without stopping entertainment.