Zee Next, the Hindi GEC
which was launched amidst much fanfare last year is reportedly going to shut down.
Zee Entertainment Enterprise Ltd CEO Punit Goenka was busy in a meeting
and asked us to contact Assistant VP Corp Comm. Riya Mitra.
Riya Mitra said, "No decision has been yet taken on this regard. There's
a meeting today and I'll be only able to make to tell you something by tomorrow."
there was no concrete word from the officials, Siddharth Malhotra of Cinevistaas,
which produces Yahaan Ke Hum Sikander says, "It's just not our show
but the entire channel is shutting down."
An actor from Ek Thi Rajkumari
says, "Yes, it is true that the channel will wind up on September 4. As regards
to Ek Thi Rajkumari show, I'm told that there will be a rerun of our show
on the afternoon slot on Zee TV. Well, only time will tell whether this holds
true. At the moment, our last shoot is scheduled for September 4."
Amin, the main protagonist of Jhoome Jiiya Re says, "We
are stillshooting and haven't received any communication regarding the show's
future either from the channel or the production house. A few weeks ago, I had
got a call from a coordinator who asked me to take up another show as Jhoome
was shutting shop."
Rohit and Mansi Joshi Roy's Rang - The
Colors of Love which was to launch on Zee
Next will now be seen on Zee.
Well, we'll just have to wait and watch
to see what happens next on Next.
on 19 August 2008 4:10 pm|