Zareen Khan to form TV debut with 'Bollywood Trails'

Zareen Khan to form TV debut with 'Bollywood Trails'

MUMBAI: Actress Zareen Khan are going to be making her debut on TV with the travel show "Jeep Bollywood Trails".

In the AXN show, the actress will travel across India and revisit the locations where iconic films like "3 Idiots", "Jab We Met", "Dhadak" were shot.

The series will premiere with Zareen driving to Ladakh within the first episode to revisit Chail Palace, Druk School, Pangong Lake where "3 Idiots" was shot. The episode also will showcase a discussion with the director of the film Rajkumar Hirani, who will open up about his youth and his love for the mountains.

"Whenever someone asked me - 'What's your dream?' I didn't even need to think before saying - 'To see each & every corner of this big beautiful world'. For those of you who do not know much about me, i'm quite traveller, a cheerful Hippie," Zareen said.

"If you've got a glance at my social media, it's more about travel than anything . Travelling has always been my passion and also an integral a part of my profession, lovingly referred to as Bollywood. I've always wanted to try to to a travel show and Jeep gave me the perfect opportunity to be a part of a show which features a perfect blend of both -- Travel and Bollywood," she added.

The actress feels lucky "because i could not have asked for a far better show as my TV debut".

"I saw India through the eyes of Bollywood's biggest directors. The culture, food and scenic locations, not only inspired me but also taught me such a lot more about India. 'Jeep Bollywood Trails' is an actor's dream to relive the long-lasting locations featured in blockbuster films and it is a delight for the audience to ascertain how film directors consider a particular location and make them a part of their stories. It's exciting on behalf of me to weave together these stories for the audience during a never been seen before way," she added.

The other locations and directors covered within the series are Manali for "Jab We Met" featuring Imtiaz Ali, Shimla for "Bang Bang!" featuring Siddharth Anand, Varanasi for "Raanjhanaa" featuring Aanand L Rai and Udaipur for "Dhadak" featuring Shashank Khaitan.