Dare to Dance is the latest dance reality show to be aired on Life OK Channel, starting 6th September, 2014. The show will be hosted by the Bollywood super star, the “Khiladi” Akshay Kumar and will feature a unique format, under which the contestants will be challenged to perform under extreme conditions. The challenges may include dancing underwater, over ice, in between raging fire or on a platform hanging up high in the air, all of which will test the courage and resilience of the competitors. Dare to Dance, which has been shot in Cape Town, South Africa, has a total of 10 contestants, including film and television celebrities, trained dancers and choreographers.
Listed Below are the Contestants of Dare to Dance:
1: Rithvik Dhanjani
A young television actor and dancer, Ritwick Dhanjiani made it big with a daily soap called “Pavitra Rishta” on Zee TV. Ritwick has already participated in some other dance shows like “Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa” and “Nach Balliye” and has won accolades for his amazing dancing abilities. A lot is being expected from this celebrity!
2: Sayantani Ghosh
Another well known television personality to feature on the list of the contestants of Dare to Dance is the beautiful actress Sayantani Ghosh, who has done some big television serials including “Mahabharat” and “Nagin”. Sayantani was also Ms Kolkata in 2003 and is an avid dancer.
Prince is yet another trained dancing star who has decided to challenge his own boundaries by participating in this daring show. By being a part of Dare to Dance, Prince has been able to conquer acrophobia.
4: Alisha Singh
Alisha Singh is another contestant in Dare to Dance. This young dancer from Ranchi already has some reality dance shows like Dil Dosti Dance to her credit. She has received formal training in dance from ace Bollywood choreographer, Terrence Lewis.
5: Sanam Johar
Sanam Johar is a Delhi boy, who made it big with the dance show “Dance India Dance”, where he was honored with the title of Bruce Lee by the grand master Mithun Chakraborty. He is a trained dancer, formally trained by Fernando Aguilera of the Indian Fernando Ballet Academy.
6: Karan Pangali
A UK based trained kathak dancer, Karan Pangali is another contestant on Dare to Dance. He has already performed on another dance based show called “Just Dance”.
7: Scarlet Wilson
Scarlet Wilson is a British model and ballet dancer, who is one of the hottest item girls in Bollywood these days. Her item song “Imported Kamariya” in the film Shanghai has made her a household name.
8: Mayuresh Wadkar
Already having participated in various dance shows and having acted in the Remo D Souza film ABCD, Mayuresh Wadkar has come back to the limelight with this show after a gap of three years, which he took on account of an injury.
9: Kunwar Amar
Kunwar Amar is a popular dancer from Madhya Pradesh, who has been a part of many reality shows like “Dil Dosti Dance” and “Nach Baliye”, and has been known for some amazing performances in these shows.
10: Emille Callion
Emille Callion, a professional French dancer and acrobat artist is another contestant on the show. She is a hot favorite to win the show because of her fearless attitude, which comes from a circus background.
All these contestants are going to perform great dancing stunts on Dare to Dance and going to conquer all their fears.