Shah Rukh returns as TV show host?

By Hindustan Times

MUMBAI, Feb. 22 -- His big-screen popularity notwithstanding, Shah Rukh Khan's career as a TV show host never really took off. Besides season three of Kaun Banega Crorepati, five years back, he also hosted Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain? in 2008.

The game show, aired on Star Plus, never got a second season. Until now, it seems. Sources claim that the show is all set to make a return, with Shah Rukh as host once again. Instead of Star Plus, however, season two is to air on sister channel Life OK. The show, produced by Siddhartha Basu's Big Synergy, is the desi version of the popular American show, Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?

According to an insider, "Big Synergy has approached Shah Rukh to host the show. He is the preferred choice since he a superstar and he hasn't done a TV show in a while. The preliminary talks are on." Basu i