He has made millions of Indians roll in the aisles with laughter with his record breaking comic blockbusters. Now, Rohit Shetty, the man behind comedy classics like ‘Chennai Express’, ‘Golmaal’ and ‘Golmaal Returns’ has added another ace to his profile, that of India’s most loved reality TV host.
The recent Ormax CIL report, released on May 2014, ranks Rohit Shetty, the host of ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5’ second amongst India’s most loved TV characters. What’s more, Rohit has beaten Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan, and superstar Salman Khan, which is no mean feat on any platform.
The task master who combines a tough demeanour and a gentle, kindpersonality , Rohit had won over the nation’s TV audiences with his controlled act on this adrenaline based show. Rohit also won warm applause and respect of contestants during the program. His presence on the small screen has helped ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ push up its viewership and reach out to new sections of audiences.
Clearly, for a man behind the camera lens, Rohit has set a new standard, not just with his 100 crore runs but also on the small screen!