Preity Zinta, who is away from films sometime, will be seen hosting a TV chat show UP CLOSE & PERSONAL with PZ! which will be aired on UTV STARS. She earlier made her small screen debut with Guinness World Records: Ab India Todega.
More and more Bollywood stars are turning to TV as their shows get good rating points and they are paid more money for less work. Amitabh Bachchan with Kaun Banega Crorepathi and Salman Khan with Big Boss have become big hits.
Other cine-celebs on TV include Karan Johar with Koffee With Karan, Simi Garewal with Rendezvous with Simi Garewal and India’s Most Desirable on Star World and Farah Khan who is involved with dance reality shows Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star, Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega and Dance India Dance Li’l Masters. Farhan Akhtar hosts a TV show on NDTV Imagine, called Oye! It’s Friday!.