The most popular musical show Indian Idol is back with a new twist.
Indian singer Shreya Ghoshal is all set to judge reality show Indian Idol Junior 2013 along with music composer duo Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani.
Indian Idol has given many promising singers to the entertainment industry and after the success story of the reality show we will now witness kids between five to fifteen years going through the grind.
Kids from all across India including Non Resident Indians try their luck to impress the trio with their singing talent.
The judges are travelling to various part of India and auditioning young singers for the show in Mumbai.
Karan Wahi and Mandira Bedi will be hosting this season of Indian Idol Junior.
Shreya Ghoshal is a big name in playback singing now but she herself came to the forefront as a child singer through a similar contest ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’.
In 2000 she won as an adult, and ever since, there has been no looking back for the melodious singer.
Spotted by Bollywood Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the show, Shreya was given her first break in his 2002 release ‘Devdas’.
Bollywood buffs have swayed to the tunes of ‘Dola Re’ by Shreya and she has also won a National Award for the song ‘Bairi Piya’, from the same movie.
‘Radha from ‘Student of the Year’ is her latest hit.
Shreya has also judged shows like ‘Star Voice of India - Chhote Ustaad’ and ‘X Factor India’.
However, music producer Anu Malik who has judged all the six seasons of the adult version will not be seen in this one.
Trick or treat?
The show will be aired on Sony TV.