IT SEEMS Tania Zaetta isn’t enough. This hunt for a Bollywood star is an entertaining mix of reality talent show and observational documentary.
Hundreds of hopefuls head to auditions for the ultimate prize of a Bollywood movie.
Six will head to Mumbai for training with Bollywood coaches and a taste of everyday Indian life as they try to crack it in a movie industry that’s twice the size of Hollywood.
Cue an assortment of talented, driven professionals and not- so- talented eccentrics as the judges choose 24 hopefuls.
They need to be able to act, Bollywood dance, and know a bit about the business.
Plenty fall at the first hurdle – drawing the ire of lead judge, filmmaker Anupam Sharma, when they can’t name a Bollywood film or actor. And then a banana farmer from Woolgoolga walks in.