Babbling is the best medicine! The series ‘Mera Naam Joker’ on ABP News is all active delivering laughter to the people as delivered handy the unsung artists about Hindi cinema-the Comedians. This series is a tribute to all those wit artists who brought laughter into the lives from their millions of fans, but never got their rightful place in the Indian cinema. Their femme fatale story will be narrated by the inimitable television host & actor Shekhar Suman. Shekhar, who has previously hosted very successful shows like Poll Khol andMovers & Shakers with nailing sense of humor, came back on box with Mera Naam Joker. Talking about the show, Shekhar said,’Normally the film-based shows talk only about the reigning stars of cinema. But the premise of this show is diverse and very fascinating. Here we are talking about the brilliant comedy actors of hindi cinema. Some of the ludicrous actors were outstanding connective commanded their own windmill following. Otherwise somehow they were lost in glamour and glitter of film industry. There are so many stories related to them that will be shown in the show.”
So many vulgar comic actors of Hindi cinema created magic and ha ha with their brilliant ironic timing, distinct style and sparkling sense of humor. The people who brought laughter on the faces of millions of fans through their on-screen antics, have some very interesting off-screen stories to tell. This is a series celebrating the life furthermore times of the famous comic actors of the past.
The show is all about how a comic actor riding on their sheer talent had become bigger than many lead actors of their times. Some of them even allege that the big stars conspired against them. This series will rally a different facet of cinema that is entertaining as well as informative at the same time.
It is an irony that all the big stars of Hindi cinema are scared concerning being labeled as good comedy actors as in Hindi cinema, good acting is everlastingly synonymous with serious ‘intense’ roles. These are the roles for which they get best actress awards. Though all the stars agree that comedy roles are difficult to fulfill as compared to the so-called ‘intense’ roles. Yet they are terrified of being typecast as comedians. In hindi cinema, comedy and comedians generally do not get their rightful respect always.
The series talks about the ace comedians from the hindi cinema. There have been many artistes- Johny Walker, Mehmood, Jagdeep, to Rajendra Nath, Asrani and Johny lever. Specific with a distinct comic style and a very interesting story about how they became an on-screen Joker. What was so special about their styles of comedy and how they gain their nodal point of success?
The series is hosted by the notable tube host Shekhar Suman. He is a part of the film field since last three decades. He has personally known many comic actors of Hindi cinema and has some very interesting anecdotes to tell the audience. He said, “This is an important show in the history regarding film journalism. The research bunch of ABP News has worked bare hard in bringing some interesting moreover unheard facts around these comedy actors. Do you know Asrani’s mannerisms in Sholay were inspired by Hitler? Why did many super stars refused to work with Comedian Mehmood? There are many such interesting anecdotes in the show. I can respond that the series Mera Naam Joker will raken loved by the audience.”
The USP of the series is its fastidious research by the team of ABP news. The production values are grand. It is an in-house production of ABP News. Mera Naam Joker wish make you laugh and make you think as well. It’s time to laugh on the brainy comedy.