Top 10 Best Reality Shows in India : Reality Shows as the name suggests, it’s totally based on real occurrences. These shows are for short duration and not scripted. As Reality shows are aired for two to three months, their TRP is obviously more than daily soaps. There is a long list of reality shows being telecast on Indian Television, but some of them are evergreen and most liked reality shows. Indian audience is very fond of reality shows. They love to watch the real incidences instead of scripted story which they can guess what will happens tomorrow in the daily soap. The concept of Reality Shows is grabbed from many other countries but they run successfully in India. The Indian audience finds something new to watch and enjoy rather than watching saas bahu drama of daily soaps. Here we bring a list of Top Ten Best Reality Shows in India. Hope you like our effort and if you want to share any of your favorite Reality Show which we did not mention, feel always welcomed to mention through the comment section.
What are the top ten best reality shows India has ever produced?
1. Kaun Banega Crorepati :
Kaun Banega Crorepati is one of the best reality game shows in India. The show is hosted by Amitabh Bachchan, who is popular among all aged group people. He is the most famous icon and celebrity of Indian Cinema. People are very fond of his voice and acting. Concept of this reality show is taken from UK Favorite show ‘Who wants to be millionaire’. It is a general knowledge quiz game show. Kaun Banega Crorepati completed there nine seasons. First season was aired in 2000 and ninth season was aired in 2017. First three seasons were telecast on star plus after that all seasons were telecast on Sony entertainment television.
2. Bigg Boss :
Bigg Boss is the most popular and highest TRP gaining reality show on Indian television. Bigg boss completed its eleven seasons. First season was launched in 2006 and eleventh season launched in 2017. Bigg Boss comes with different themes each year. In this reality show few people live in a house where they are isolated from the rest of the world. Each week Bigg Boss assigns some task to them, based on the points housemates earn, shop weekly ration and also do the nominations. Person with less number of votes from housemates have to face the public voting. It’s a one hour show which showcases main clips of the day and you get the 24*7 viewing online on big boss website. Big boss is hosted by Salman Khan. Housemates have to face Salman Khan on every Saturday and Sunday episodes where they discuss whole week activities and nominations with him. Some rules of bigg boss are housemates have to speak in Hindi only, big NO to books, magazine, newspaper, paper, pen, mobile and cannot leave the house except evicted. First season was telecasted on Sony TV, all other seasons are telecasted on ColorsTV.
3. Khatron Ke Khiladi :
Khatron Ke Khiladi is a stunt or dare game show on Indian television. It’s first season was launched on Sony TV with name Fear Factor India hosted by Akshay Kumar. After a great response with high TRP ColorsTV decided to telecast this show with a new name Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi hosted by Akshay Kumar. Till now this show completed its eight seasons with new contestants. Participates have to perform various stunts to win. Now it is hosted by Rohit Shetty, who is known for great stunts in Indian Cinema. This show is inspired by American Show Fear Factor.
4. India’s Got Talent :
India’s Got Talent is a reality show that claims to search for true talent in India. In this show, people have to show their talent in front of three judges. Person who got yes from two judges out of three is eligible for next round. Judges are whole and sole decision makers till semi-final and final round about talents they want to encourage. In semi-final and final the contestants appeal after their performances to all viewers (janta). Mostly dancers and singers win in all seasons. Personally I do not like this show due to judges as for dancing and singing there are many reality shows already running on television. They are little bit partial for these categories is what I think. But many people love this show.
5. Crime Patrol :
Crime Patrol is a first reality show that covers the real crime and law enforcement. It shows the real crimes that take place in India with some changes in name and different places to maintain the privacy of the victim and family. Crime Patrol is the longest crime reality show series which have completed 15 years in 2018. It is aired on Sony Television Network from the first season till yet and hosted by Anoop Soni. It completed approximately 1900 episodes. People love to watch this as it makes as aware about the crimes that are happening in India. Also tell the laws and our rights in the end of the episode. Anoop Soni does fabulous hosting in this.
6. Dance Plus + :
Dance Plus is an Indian Dance Competition Reality Show. In a very small span of time, Dance plus became one of the best dance reality show in India. Due to high TRP and demand, the show completed its three seasons. Dance plus broadcasts on Star Plus. Remo D’Souza is a super judge. This show has three mentors. Participants have to perform in front of all four judges. The selected people are then divided among three mentors and form teams. Each mentor gives a dancing challenge to the other teams. After performance, two mentors and the super judge give points to participants according to their dance. The super judge gives his views and points. Team with highest points wins that week and gets some advantage for next week. Winner is decided after going through many challenges, rounds and eliminations at the grand finale episode.
7. Mtv Roadies :
MTV Roadies is a very popular reality show among youth. In this show participants have to go through very tough auditions. Once selected they have to face personal interview in which the leaders try to bring true nature of the applicant, weather he/she has mentioned true information or totally fake. People who clear the interview round, are divided into teams and have to travel to different parts of India and sometimes other countries too. There they have to face challenges and solve some puzzles which checks there physical as well as mental capabilities. The team which loses, has to vote out from his team one person. Person with more number of nominations gets eliminated. It’s a journey of challenges, puzzles, votes, wild card entry and more. The individual, who survived all, will perform in final task and the strongest person gets the trophy, title and the winning amount. MTV Roadies completed its 15 seasons and many more to come. So enjoy this reality show.
8. Sa Re Ga Ma Pa :
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa is a First Indian Musical Reality Show broadcast on Zee TV. It is too popular in India as people love music. This musical reality show completed 26 seasons. Most popular season of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa is Sa Re Ga Ma Pa little champs where small kids below 16 years perform. In fact Sa Re Ga Ma Pa is the toughest singing competition. Here the judges score participants depending upon voice quality, stage performance, versatility and most importantly the sur and pitch.
9. MTV Splitsvilla :
MTV Splitsvilla is a dating reality show where young boys and girls search for true love. It is broadcasted on MTV. MTV splitsvilla completed 10 seasons being hosted by Rannvijay Singha and Sunny Leone. In this reality show, young boys and girls compete with fellow contenders to safe their position in a Villa, where they live till the show ends. The winning contestants spend some time with each other, as there is a organized date for them by the show. Every week best couple who complete and win all the tasks become king and queen with dumping powers. This reality show is full of drama, hatred, love, jealousy, anger, backstabbing and fighting among participants. MTV Splitsvilla is somewhat based on flavor of love, an American dating Reality Show.
10. Indian Idol :
Last but not the least in the Best 10 Indian TV Shows of all time is Indian Idol, which is a singing reality show where people come from whole India to show their singing talent. Auditions are conducted in all metro cities; selected people from different cities have to compete with each other in mega auditions in Mumbai. 12-15 people selected in mega auditions who then perform every weekend to secure their place in coming weeks. The contestants with lowest votes are eliminated. The person with highest numbers of votes in the last episode that is grand finale will be declared as a winner of Indian idol.
Above mentioned ten Indian reality shows are the Top Ten Best TV Reality Shows in India according to me, as they have high TRP, fan following, more number of viewers and more seasons. If I missed any reality show or if you have a different list of top ten indian reality shows which you like to share, feel free to mention in the comment.